Showing posts with label Domain Hosting. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Domain Hosting. Show all posts

October 6, 2017

Fix Server DNS Address Could Not be Found GoDaddy

DNS Address could not found error can be removed easily by opting for Open DNS address.

Fix Server DNS Address Could Not be Found GoDaddy

Change Local Computer DNS Settings

Windows 7 Users
Go to Network and Solutions Center
Select the current connection
Select Propoerties
Double click on Internet Protocol Version 4 [TCP / IPv4]

Select "Obtain an IP address automatically"
Select "Use the following DNS Server Address"
Add 8.8.8.8 as preferred DNS server.
Add 8.8.4.4 as alternate DNS server.

Select ok.

Disconnect and connect again your internet connection. Check the domain again.

Chrome Browser Advance Settings

Open Chrome.
Select Settings.
Select Advanced.
Select Clear Browsing Data.
Select Browsing history, download history,  cached images and files
Select From beginning of time.
Select Clear Browsing data.

You can also press CTRL+H to access clear browsing data.

Buy a hosting plan to host your domain. Your domain may be parked by GoDaddy currently.

Restart Chrome and reload the domain.



Add a nameserver to the domain. Your hosting provider will give two nameservers which needs to be added in the DNS manager.



Go to WhatsmyDNS and Check if the name severs are updated all around the globe.


You can use DNSChecker for checking the DNS status of the domain.


If you have purchased a new domain, then wait for 24-48 hours. It will take that much to propagate nameservers.

If you are unable to access naked domain, then forward the domain to www.


How To Buy Expired Domains with NameJet

Getting a good domain is the first task to start online business. An expired domain can give you higher chances of ranking high in Google and may have good back links. You are getting free back links if you purchase a good domain.

Buying an expired domain supposed to be easy but it is not. Domains get expired if the person who purchased the domain decided not to renew it or forgot about the renewal.

Few things before you start bidding on your domain.

Check the EXPIRATION DATE

First you need to check the EXPIRATION DATE of the said domain. If you want to purchase an expired domain or a domain that is going to get expired, check the WHOIS TOOL.

The WHOIS Tool will tell you very important things.

1. Registered on - The purchased date - Very important. Older the domain, the better.

2. Update Date - Last renewed date.

3. Expired on- The expiry date of domain.

How To Buy Expired Domains with NameJet


This whois tool will not reveal details of a domain that is whois protected.

BID FOR THE DOMAIN

If you want to purchase a domain, then register at Namejet.
Enter your desired domain.
Enter payment information - You can use credit card.
Then Bid for the domain. - The minimum amount is 39$.

Once you pay the amount, wait for the bidding process to start. You can either up your bid in case if others bid more.

Once bidding is done, Namejet will ask for hosting details and successfully transfer your domain.

September 28, 2017

How Easy is Switching From One Web Hosting Provider to Another

Users often ask me is it Easy is Switching From One Web Hosting Provider to Another. We will start with an interesting story of marriage between hosting provider and your website.

Hosting is like marriage.

There are many hosting providers in the market that provides advantages over the other. They all have some disadvantages, limitations and problems.

All the hosting providers that you contact will show you their best benefits and offer you free features for lifetime. Ultimately you decide one hosting provider for hosting your website.

The payment will be done and you will change the nameservers from your domain registrar.

Hosting Honeymoon

The website will run amazingly for 2 weeks. This is called Hosting Honeymoon. You never thought that your website can go this amazingly faster and look stunningly beautiful. All your issues are solved within seconds by a senior engineer. You are satisfied with your decision to select this hosting provider.

Problems start after the Hosting honeymoon period. The hosting provider will send you emails about exceeded script executions, high cpu usage, unknown bot attacks, hacking attempts and what not.

This will make you really frustrated and tensed. So you decide to work with hosting provider to figure out ways to remove this issues. You try to chat with them and they will ask you to file a ticket.

They ask you to wait minimum 24 hours to get support. They appoint low level skill personnel to deal with you, creating more issues and frustration. You spend days and nights to fix the problems.

You think you have fixed everything and think that you have accomplished the impossible. Next day you get a mail saying your website is suspended due to over usage. Now what.

You try to chat with them and they never get connected. You file a ticker, no one responds. You send emails threatening to change hosting provider. Someone from somewhere send you a reply saying that they cannot do anything. You need to log in to hosting panel and change some settings.

You go to hosting panel and unable to login. You try all the possible means to login using different browsers and still not able to. You send a reply to that stranger saying that you are unable to access it. He did not respond. You spend another 1-2 hours searching in Google trying to decide what to do and figures better to do divorce.

The Marriage is over.

Enjoyed the story? Let's get technical then.

Are you thinking about how to transfer web hosting from one company to another. The decision is really tough and I completely understand. It is not easy as changing email hosting provider to another or moving email from one host to another.

I was at this junction 2 months back and I wanted to change the existing hosting provider to SiteGround. I will provide show you step by step guide on how I changed the website from One Hosting Provider to Another. You can change web hosting and keep domain name in hand.

Switching From One Web Hosting Provider to Another


How to do Switching From One Web Hosting Provider to Another

Changing a hosting provider is not that easy. It takes careful execution and correct steps. Otherwise your website may end up in suspended mode or experience downtime.

Choose Hosting Provider That Supports Free Migration of Word Press Website

You can start by asking a simple question. Does your new hosting provider support free migration of Word Press Site. If not, you may end up paying for it.

List Out All The Reasons of Switching web hosting

You can make a list of all reasons on why you want to move out. You can use this list to clarify ad get more info on plan details of new hosting provider.

Migrate Wordpress from one server to another

You should back up your website and database before asking the existing provider for change in hosting. There are some hosting providers that locks your access and ask for money.

You can login to your cPanel> File Manager and compress into a zip file all files located in public_html , then you can download that zip to your local computer . You can also use a File Zilla to do so. And from phpMyAdmin you can extract the Database. The database of the website contains only records of the website structure.

When you are ready with the back up and you are sure that all required files and Databases are saved on your computer, let the hosting provider know and then they will assist you with that further. It would be best to download the whole website files and folders. The website posts is located within the wp-content folder of yours.

How to Transfer Hosting to Godaddy

Once hosting account is cancelled, change the Name Servers of your domain through your Domain name Registrar. If the domain name is registered with GoDaddy, whatever changes you want to make with the Name Servers, should be made from GoDaddy DNS manager.

There you can set the GoDaddy Name Servers or the ones for another hosting provider and then wait for the DNS change to take effect.

Check Video on How to Change Nameservers in GoDaddy


So what do you think. Is it Easy is Switching From One Web Hosting Provider to Another.

September 25, 2017

16 Best Shared Wordpress Hosting 2017 Compared

Are you looking for Best WordPress Hosting Companies 2017 to host your domain. It is really tough to identify each WordPress hosting plan by going to each and every website, clicking links, finding out details and then do the same for the next hosting company. Here is the list of 16 major Best shared WordPress Hosting 2017 (with screenshots) of their plans and prices.

September 23, 2017

Sudden Drop in Organic Traffic Website http to https

Did your website had a significant Sudden Drop in Organic Traffic? and you will agree with me if i say you want to find out why such a traffic drop occurred and fix it somehow. Here is detailed tutorial to fix Sudden Drop in Organic Traffic of your website.

There was lot of chit chatter about google organic traffic dropped after algorithm updates and people were asking why did my organic traffic drop and did my site got google https penalty etc.

When I digged more I understood many sites experienced traffic drop after https transfer especially after http to https migration. 

September 21, 2017

Solved Add / Edit Widgets in WordPress and Custom HTML

WordPress is a popular blogging with infinite themes and options to customize them. Widgets are used to add specific features like popular posts, recent posts or even custom HTML to make the site better or to increase engagement of visitors. In this tutorial, I will show you How to Add / Edit Widgets in WordPress.

Solved Wordpress HTTPS Install Lets Encrypt in Cpanel

WordPress is a popular blogging platform to start your website or blog. Recently search giant Google has announced https as a positive ranking factor. There were major confusion on whether website should move from http to https. We solved Wordpress HTTPS Install Lets Encrypt in Cpanel of SiteGround.

How To Manually Install WordPress in SiteGround C panel

Manually Install WordPress in SiteGround C panel With Ease with this detailed step by step online tutorial that will show you using very simple steps and less time. Many users asked me to provide steps on How To Install WordPress in Siteground C Panel Manually. Well, here it is.

Fix Common Theme Change in WordPress with Feature Filter

In my last post, I showed you how to Install WordPress in SiteGround Cpanel. After installing WordPress successfully, you need to install Theme. Here is a detailed post and online video tutorial covering that.

Add rel=nofollow External Links in Post Pages in WordPress

In my past post, I shared details on how to do a Theme Change in WordPress Using Feature Filter. In this post, I will show you how to How to Add a NoFollow Checkbox to Insert External Link Section in Self Hosted WordPress Blog. by Default, WordPress do not have support for adding no follow links in the post pages.

How To Buy a Hosting Plan From SiteGround

In my last post, we discussed and analysed various shared hosting plans and I decided to go for SiteGround. I have done this after carefully analyzing payment options, service and support of customer care representatives. You can also start an account via site ground and I will guide you on how to buy a hosting plan From SiteGround.

I have been using Blogspot for some years and later decided to shift to WordPress. I compared prices and plans of various hosting providers and decided to migrate to SiteGround. The major reasons are their competitive pricing and top notch 24*7 customer support. Whenever I am having any issue with hosting, I know that the customer team is there for me. I recommend Siteground for hosting your domain.

Solved "the web service to this account has been limited temporarily" siteground

SiteGround usually send out a message to users mentioning that their Domain Exceeded Program Executions Allowed Per Day. This message "the web service to this account has been limited temporarily siteground" does not say what causes it and how to resolve it. This is basically a warning and a saying: Go Figure. So I thought why don’t we figure it out.

In this post, we will try to find out what are the possible causes of high number of executions and how to optimize them. Here is a detailed online tutorial on how to identify causes of exceeded program and script executions and optimize website to reduce the number of script executions.

What is the web service to this account has been limited temporarily siteground means

 After a point of time your traffic or a post will go viral outgrowing the fixed number of visitors and thereby increasing php script and program executions in the site. They have fixed a certain number of executions per day and if it outgrow that the website will be suspended for that calendar day making it inaccessible for visitors to access your site.

September 11, 2017

Fix warning: https is currently not available for custom domain blogs

Google has rolled out algorithm to consider https:// as a positive ranking signal and considering other http sites as not secure. Here is a detailed tutorial on how to get a free SSL Certificate For BlogSpot Blogs using CloudFare and avoid https is currently not available for custom domain blogs warning.

Custom domain is a domain that you purchase from a domain registrar like GoDaddy and host in any hosting plan. Blogspot is a free hosting provider for custom domains but do not provide support for Lets Encrypt not offer free SSL certificate. So Blogger do not support external SSL on custom domains and do not have any automated options to add SSL certificate for custom domains.

5 Efficient Web Hosting Plans with Prons and Cons

Here is a detailed post on various shared web hosting plans with Prons and Cons. This is a comparison between popular web hosting shared plans of bluehost, namecheap, siteground, godaddy, hostgator, ipage and dreamhost with snaps of their shared web hosting plans.

The data that I have seen in other websites was biased because they were trying to promote the merchant site. Here I looked only the cost part of it and not any other features of web hosting plan.

September 10, 2017

How to forward non-www to www.domain Godaddy Blogspot

Here is a detailed guide on how to forward the naked domain non-www to a www.domain in Blogspot via GoDaddy. You can use this method in order to set up a redirect from domain.com which is domain root to www.domain.com. GoDaddy's forwarding domain forwarding service and you can use this methods free of cost.

September 4, 2017

Review Siteground | How To Add New Domain Hosting Under 3$ US Dollar

Are you searching for a new affordable hosting plan to host your domain. Here is an amazing hosting plan by SiteGround for you to add a new domain under3$ US Dollar per month. These affordable hosting plans are reviewed by many users. Choose the hosting plans you like, use promo codes and get hosting plan at less than3$ US Dollar per month.

September 1, 2017

How To Fix "You May Only Apply A Single Forward Per Subdomain" GoDaddy Error

Domain forwarding lets you direct visitors of your particular domain to another domain or a location ion the internet. The Error: "You May Only Apply A Single Forward Per Subdomain." appears when users try to set up domain forward with masking or if you were trying to add the URL as a subdomain forward, then that would cause that error to occur. Or if you want to point your newly registered domain [eg: domain.com.au] to old domain [eg:domain.co.uk]. Here are some pointers that will help you to solve the problem in forwarding the domain and remove  "You May Only Apply A Single Forward Per Subdomain" GoDaddy Error.

How To Fix GoDaddy Domain Not Visible in DNS Manager Error

Whenever you purchase a domain using GoDaddy it should appear in DNS manager after the purchase. You can login to the domain manager or DNS manager and will be able to change domain settings. However many users complain that in some cases the domain is not showing up in DNS manager. Here is a short guide on how to understand more about the Domain Not Visible in DNS Manager Error and how to fix it.

7 Useful Ways To Avoid Spam Emails On Domain SEO Service Registration

Many publicly registered domain owners reported that they are getting emails related toDomain SEO Service Registration like the one below. Here is short guide discussing on the best ways to deal with such spam emails and how to report these emails.

TheWHOIS directory has all the information for each domain that you register. If you register a public domain, the information provided by you to purchase the domain will be visible in Internet and anyone can access it using WHOIS tool. The scam companies / individuals obtain information about you using such tools and email you. These emails also looks legit so always check with domain providers and hosting providers before sending a payment.

August 31, 2017

How To Fix "This Website Is Temporarily Unavailable" GoDaddy Error

Many users face the annoying error "This website is temporarily unavailable, please try again later. " in GoDaddy domain hosting. Generally customers buy a domain name and forward to another domain, but when they visit the site they get the error message "This website is temporarily unavailable, please try again later.". The error also appears when you create a sub domain and try to make it forward to main domainor when you edit htaccess in order to add www.Here is a detailed guide on understanding the the error message and solutions to resolve the error.


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