Empowering Local Businesses: The Future of Web Hosting Solutions

In today’s fast-paced digital world, local businesses face unique challenges and opportunities. As a business owner, having a strong online presence is no longer just an option; it’s a necessity. That’s where our web hosting services come into play, providing the backbone for local businesses to thrive online. The Importance of Web Hosting for Local … Read more

How website hosting works

Think of your website as a cool digital treehouse you’ve built. You want people to come over and hang out, but first, you need a spot in the virtual forest — that’s where website hosting comes in. A web host is like the keeper of the forest. They offer you a tree (a server) where … Read more

Google Business Scam

If you don’t already have a Google Business Listing, you should … and thanks to Jason at jasontheseoguy, check out the latest way scammers will try to trick you. Bottom line, you don’t have to pay for a Google Business Listing, and Google will definitely never call you.

You forgot your backup procedure?

Already halfway through 2023 is a bit strange, but it may be a good time to talk about business continuity. What is there in your business that you could not afford to lose? Your laptop? Your passwords? A particular machine? Data backups should be at the top of your list. I’ve talked with too many … Read more

Blast from your past (Host1Help1 Update)

Welcome to April! If you need a blast from the past check out the WayBackMachine. You can see snapshots from almost anybody’s website in the past. This can help for competitive research or even if you accidentally deleted a page on your website, the WayBackMachine may have a snapshot of it. And bonus, you can ask it to take … Read more

So many unread emails!

Tired of an overflowing Inbox? For many years I’ve tried the ‘read it only once‘ approach for managing emails. For example, if I read an email, and already know the answer, I try to reply immediately. If I use the time and energy to read the email and think of a response, but don’t immediately reply, I … Read more

What is my IP address?

100,000 people per DAY google this question! An IP address is exactly that, your address on the internet. Every computer and connected device in the world has an IP address. The original format (IPv4) & the new IPv6 follows the following pattern. So, what is MY IP ADDRESS? Now you know.

Which is better? Google or Facebook Ads?

Google Ads or Facebook Ads?  Will your customers find you IF they are searching on Google? For example, if you are Mt Baker Roofing, then YES, your customers are searching on Google for “bellingham roof repair“. Google Ads will be super effective to attract new business.  But if you are The Lighthouse Mission in Bellingham, your audience … Read more