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 Am I allowed to resell my hosting space?

Intro to Web Hosting series 9. Am I allowed to resell my hosting space? In general, most...

 Can I host more than one site per account?

Intro to Web Hosting series 10. Can I host more than one site per account? It depends on...

 Can people find out where I live based on my domain registration information?

Intro to Web Hosting series 16. Can people find out where I live based on my domain registration...

 How do I decide what to choose for a domain name?

Intro to Web Hosting series 14. How do I decide what to choose for a domain name? If you're not...

 How many email accounts do I need?

Intro to Web Hosting series 24. How many email accounts do I need? That's really up to you; it...

 How much disk space and bandwidth do I need for my website?

Intro to Web Hosting series 6. How much disk space and bandwidth do I need for my website? You...

 In general, what can get my account suspended?

Intro to Web Hosting series 11. In general, what can get my account suspended? There's no way...

 Should I be taking backups of my account? If so, how often?

Intro to Web Hosting series 28. Should I be taking backups of my account? If so, how often?...

 Should I pay for private domain registration?

Intro to Web Hosting series 17. Should I pay for private domain registration? If you've watched...

 What are PHP, Perl, Python, and Ruby on Rails?

Intro to Web Hosting series 21. What are PHP, Perl, Python, and Ruby on Rails? Those are all...

 What are domain names? How do they work?

Intro to Web Hosting series 13. What are domain names? How do they work? Every server in the...

 What are email forwarders?

Intro to Web Hosting series 25. What are email forwarders? Email forwarders allow you to...

 What are parked and addon domains? What about subdomains?

Intro to Web Hosting series 18. What are parked and addon domains? What about subdomains? A...

 What are web servers? Why are they necessary?

Intro to Web Hosting series 2. What are web servers? Why are they necessary? Web servers are...

 What do you mean when you say gigabyte, megabyte, GB, and MB?

Intro to Web Hosting series 5. What do you mean when you say gigabyte, megabyte, GB, and MB?...

 What happens if I exceed my space or bandwidth quotas?

Intro to Web Hosting series 8. What happens if I exceed my space or bandwidth quotas? That...

 What is FTP? Why do I need it?

Intro to Web Hosting series 23. What is FTP? Why do I need it? FTP - File Transfer Protocol -...

 What is Spam?

Intro to Web Hosting series 27. What is Spam? Spam refers to junk email that's sent out in mass...

 What is a MySQL database?

Intro to Web Hosting series 22. What is a MySQL database? A MySQL database, like all other...

 What is a control panel?

Intro to Web Hosting series 4. What is a control panel? The control panel is an essential part...

 What is an IP address? Do I need a Dedicated IP?

Intro to Web Hosting series 19. What is an IP address? Do I need a Dedicated IP? Every server...

 What is an SSL/TLS certificate?

Intro to Web Hosting series 20. What is an SSL/TLS certificate? Whenever you or your visitors...

 What is an Uptime Guarantee?

Intro to Web Hosting series 12. What is an Uptime Guarantee? Server uptime refers to the amount...

 What is an email auto-responder?

Intro to Web Hosting series 26. What is an email auto-responder? An email auto-responder is...

 What is web hosting?

Intro to Web Hosting series 1. What is web hosting? Web hosting is a very important part of the...

 What's the difference between shared, dedicated, and other types of hosting?

Intro to Web Hosting series 3. What's the difference between shared, dedicated, and other types...

 Where can I buy a domain name for my site?

Intro to Web Hosting series 15. Where can I buy a domain name for my site? Domain names can be...

 Why shouldn't I go for that unlimited plan? Beware overselling.

Intro to Web Hosting series 7. Why shouldn't I go for that unlimited plan? Beware overselling....