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What are PHP, ASP, perl, etc?
These are all programming languages which are referred to by their acronyms. PHP - PHP:...
What is a Domain Parking?
Domain parking lets you buy a domain and then have a 'coming soon' page on it. This is not needed...
What is MySQL, MS SQL, etc?
MySQL and MS SQL are database systems. Depending on what your host provides, you can use a...
What is PayPal?
Simply put, PayPal lets anyone with an email address send money to anyone else with an email...
What is uptime?
Uptime is literally what it means - it is the amount of time your site is online throughout the...
What is a domain name?
A domain name is a word along with a TLD that uniquely identifies your website.
What is a Firewall?
A hardware device connected to a LAN or software program that runs on the PC (local client) that...
What is a LAN?
Local Area Network. A group of PCs that make up a home PC network.
What is a Router?
A network device that receives network data traffic and delivers it to other PCs on the network...
What is a subdomain?
A subdomain is an extension of a domain name that normally points to a subdirectory of a web...
What is an ISP?
Internet Service Provider. Examples are AOL, Earthlink, MSN, etc.
What is cPanel?
The virtual disk space allotted to you in your VPS plan is an alternate set of memory addresses...
What is DNS?
Basically - if someone types in Yahoo.com, it is the DNS that says to your computer "go here to...
What is Domain Hosting?
Most Internet Service Providers (or ISP) will give you a free web site when they provide you with...
What is NAT?
Network Address Translation - This is a means of hiding the IP addresses of PCs on a home LAN...
What is Plesk?
Plesk is control panel software, available with our Linux Base VPS, Linux Premium VPS and Linux...
What is space and bandwidth / data transfer?
Diskspace is the size your website can be. Every single letter on your website has to be stored...
What is SSH?
SSH is a secure replacement for rlogin and telnet. http://www.openssh.org
What is TCP/IP & UDP Ports?
TCP/IP refers to Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol while UDP refers to User...
What is the Internet?
The worldwide Inter-Network. A collection of PCs and Servers worldwide that are interconnected...
What is Virtual Hosting?
Also known as shared hosting, this form of web hosting should suffice for most everyone. Virtual...
What is Virtuozzo?
Virtuozzo is a server automation and virtualization solution that creates multiple isolated...
What is Web Hosting?
Web hosting is the process of putting your web site on a web server or web host, so everyone...

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