What’s the Difference Between Web Hosting Packages?


Shared web hosting vs Dedicated web hosting vs VPS web hosting We can often become overwhelmed with the number of options available when it comes to web hosting. There are so many sellers, resellers, oversellers – how do we cut through to find out what we really need? It all mostly comes down … [Read more...]

cPanel Web Hosting


Why we choose to use cPanel Web Hosting If you are looking for an easy to use program that manages your website, emails, traffic information, FTP uploading and has a huge forum for troubleshooting issues then cPanel is the #1 choice for your web hosting management tool. Manage all the backend needs … [Read more...]

What is Domain Parking?


Domain parking is when a company registers a domain name that has no actual website on the domain name but the company sees value in owning the domain. This maybe done to reserve the domain name for future business development, protection against domain squatting, internationalization of domain … [Read more...]

Web Hosting & Data Centres


What is a Data Centre? The advent of cloud-based computing services has brought the topic of data centres to the forefront of discussions around web hosting and information security. Many people don’t realise the scope of the infrastructure required to host the hundreds of millions websites that … [Read more...]

IPv6 Explained


Rack Servers now have IPv6 Activated IPv6, or Internet Protocol version 6, is an upgrade of Internet Protocol to increase the number of addresses available for devices connected to the internet. IPv6 uses addresses 128 bits long, compared to the 32 bit address length of its predecessor, … [Read more...]

CPanel or Plesk?


Which is best CPanel or Plesk? When it comes to control panels, the two biggest names are CPanel and Plesk. They have both been around for long enough to become used widely – but what’s the difference between the two? CPanel One of the oldest control panel systems around, CPanel had … [Read more...]

SSL Certificates

Padlock on two network cables,

What is an SSL certificate? SECURE SOCKET LAYER & TRANSPORT LAYER SECURITY (SSL & TLS) SSL (and its successor, TLS) is a process that enables websites to exchange secure, encrypted information across the internet. The encryption shields the information from being intelligible to anyone who … [Read more...]

What is a Domain Name?


Domain Names and their Extensions Setting up a domain name is much like setting up a business name. You need to ensure that the name encapsulates what your business is about, is memorable and that no one else has bought the name. In every state in Australia there is a government body that oversees … [Read more...]

Why Choose an Australian Web Host?


If you run an Australian based company and the majority of your clients are from Australia there are some very good reasons to choose an Australian Web Hosting company. Speed - Even though broadband has made huge progress these last few years, hosting overseas means that extra 3,000 kilometres … [Read more...]