SSD vs HDD Hosting: What’s the Difference

SSD vs HDD InMotion Hosting

When selecting a dedicated hosting solution, you must consider many factors. Among them: choosing the right type of storage. Historically, hard disk drives have been the most common type of storage available. These drives have been around for decades and can store large amounts of data very cheaply. In recent years, solid-state drives (SSD) have gained increased popularity, especially for dedicated hosting. When selecting a hosting service, knowing the difference between SSD and HDD storage can help you make an informed decision that will best meet your business needs.
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How to Add a Winning Brand Identity to Your WordPress Site

Branding all areas of your business

When building your WordPress site, you should treat making your brand identity stand out as vital to your site’s success. You need to ensure that your site aligns with your company’s image, goals, and values. You also need to remove any elements that might confuse visitors as to your objectives, personality, and investment in your own brand. To reach those goals, you need to find ways to add touches of your company’s personality while stripping out any extraneous information or references to other brands (like the maker of a WordPress theme).
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Will More RAM Help You Get the Most Out of Your Dedicated Server?

Does Your Dedicated Server Need More RAM

When choosing the right set of hardware for your Dedicated Server, the options can become overwhelming. Which CPU will serve you best? How much storage do you need? Should you add a remote KVM for LOM access to your machine? With so many factors to consider, one often gets taken for granted: the actual amount of RAM you need.
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The WordPress Optimized Stack

 

InMotion Hosting’s new WordPress Hosting Optimized Stack maximizes performance and significantly improves site load times. Now using NGINX, Apache, and PHP-FPM together, it provides a great solution for slow-loading WordPress sites. When used with compatible plugins such as the Cache Manager Plugin, users can adjust the settings to customize website performance to suit their needs. Compared to our previous stack (which consisted of Apache and suPHP) this new optimized stack is a powerhouse. It allows for more visitors, quicker loading times — all while allowing for effortless optimization. Continue reading –>

What is the Difference Between a Managed and an Unmanaged (Self-Managed) VPS?

Managed versus unmanaged (self-managed) VPS hosting

With the launch of InMotion Hosting’s new Self-Managed (Unmanaged) VPS product, SysAdmins and experienced developers have expressed a lot of enthusiasm for this new solution. But, the distinction has left others wondering which product would best serve their needs. One of the most common questions we have received has been “What is the difference between a managed and an unmanaged VPS, and which one should I choose?”
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The Benefits of Personalizing Your Site Visitor’s User Experience

Personalized Marketing

Personalized marketing has become the buzzword of choice for modern marketers. In personalized marketing, one focuses on strategies that emphasize initiatives and messaging targeted at the individual prospective customer. Using different forms of automation and data analysis, the marketer communicates with the prospect in a manner tailored to that individual. It often includes using the prospect’s name, shopping preferences, and other data to make them feel like you are speaking directly to them.
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Why is WordPress so Popular? 5 Features That Make it so Great

Why is WordPress so Great?

Millions of websites use WordPress as their content management system (CMS) of choice. As of 2017, researchers believe WordPress powers nearly 29% of all of the sites on the entire Internet, including nearly 15% of the top 100 websites in the world. With so much popularity for one CMS, you may ask yourself: “Why is WordPress so popular? What makes it so great?”
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InMotion Hosting Launches Powerful New Reseller VPS Hosting

 

InMotion Hosting Launches Reseller VPS Hosting

As an industry leader in the web hosting space, thousands have enjoyed InMotion Hosting’s Reseller Hosting product. It allowed customers to become their own web hosts, using InMotion Hosting’s resources to run their businesses. Yet, many wanted a Reseller Hosting option that offered even more power. To that end, we have developed our incredible new VPS Reseller Hosting plans.
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High-Performance WordPress Hosting with NGINX Reverse-Proxy Caching

WordPress Hosting with NGINX

InMotion Hosting’s new WordPress Hosting uses NGINX reverse-proxy caching to vastly improve site performance. Perfect for sites with moderate to high levels of traffic, it improves load times for visitors to your site. NGINX reverse-caching also greatly reduces the server resources needed to generate a web page. That allows a site to serve greater numbers of visitors and load pages in a fraction of the time. Faster load times mean higher conversion rates on transactional pages. They also improve visitor engagement and a site’s ranking in search engine results. With InMotion Hosting’s WordPress Hosting, your web page visitors will never have to wait around for your site to load again! Continue reading –>