Thank You and Congratulations to Our Survey Winners!

Take a Liquid Web Survey, Win a Drone
We recently sent out a survey to a random selection of customers asking for feedback on our Heroic Support®. The feedback we received was incredibly illuminating and encouraging. THANK YOU! We’re excited to use this feedback to improve and plan our future initiatives.

Willing survey respondents were also entered to win one of five DJI Phantom 3 Drones, and now it’s time to announce the winners!

(Drumroll please! ……)

  • Sharon V.
  • Brian C.
  • Eric M.
  • Earik B.
  • Dennis A.

Congratulations! And thanks, again, to each of you who participated in our survey. We will be contacting each winner personally.

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“Six More Weeks of Winter” Liquid Web Giveaway

Happy Groundhog Day!

We don’t know about the weather where you are, but we are smack dab in the middle of winter at our Lansing, Michigan headquarters. Groundhog Day is always the time of year that us Michiganders start to think longingly of spring. However, this morning the famous, weather-predicting groundhog “Punxsutawney Phil” saw his shadow and promises six more weeks of winter. We may be wishing for spring, but it looks like we should be preparing for a couple more months of winter!

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LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt

Hunt through our new website and find the answers to the each day’s clue for a chance to win our prize pack of NEW Liquid Web gear, including our new messenger bags, sunglasses and an 8GB credit-card sized flash drive! Share your answers on Facebook or Twitter throughout the week. The first five people to answer all five clues will win!

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Prize Pack

How to Play:

  1. Starting immediately, one clue will be posted each day this week at Noon (EST) on both Facebook and Twitter in the form of a Clue Photo. They will also be added to this blog post.
  2. Decipher each clue and search our new website for the answer to the riddle.
  3. Submit your answer each day via Facebook or Twitter:
    • Via Facebook: Share the Clue Photo with your friends, making sure its security settings are PUBLIC so Liquid Web can see it. Include the answer to that day’s clue in your post along with #LWSiteHunt.
    • Via Twitter: Retweet the Clue Photo, including both your answer to the clue and #LWSiteHunt.
    • Also include your LW Brand Store username in each submission, so you are eligible to win the prize. If you do not have a username, sign up here: LiquidWeb.com/shop.
  4. Check in every day this week at Noon for the next clue. The last clue will be on released Friday, November 14th.
  5. The first five participants that solve every clue and correctly submit their answers will win our Prize Pack, pictured above. The winners will be individually contacted. All other winning participants will be awarded with 100 Liquid Web Bucks usable on great items from LiquidWeb.com/Shop, so keep playing!

Clue 1:

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Clue 1

Clue 2:

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Clue 2

Clue 3:

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Clue 3

Clue 4:

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Clue 4

Clue 5:

LiquidWeb.com Scavenger Hunt Clue 5


Rules & Regulations:

  • Submit your answer each day by sharing or retweeting each day’s Clue Photo and including your answer with the #LWSiteHunt hashtag.
  • Submissions must include Liquid Web Brand Store username to be eligible to count as a completed item. If you do not have a username but wish to participate, please register at Liquidweb.com/Shop.
  • Winners will be notified of their winning submission via reply on Facebook or Twitter from Liquid Web.
  • The contest will begin at Noon (Eastern) on November 10th and last until 5pm (Eastern) on November 14th or until we have awarded all of our prize packages.
  • All entries must be unique with YOUR LiquidWeb.com/Shop username written on them.
  • Liquid Web employees and Employee family members are ineligible to win.


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Vote for the Best 4th of July Hero!

Happy 4th of July! To celebrate, we asked our employees to decorate the Liquid Web Hero with a patriotic theme. Your Heroic Support technicians have a creative side and aren’t afraid to show it!

Now we need your help to find the BEST decorated Liquid Web Hero! Take a look at the photos below and cast your vote for your favorite! Voting will remain open through until Monday, July 7th.

You can cast your vote via ANY of the below methods.

  • Comment on this post below with the name of the artist behind your favorite hero. Find the names by clicking on the photos below.
  • Facebook (Like your favorite photo)
  • Twitter (Retweet your favorite photo)
  • Google+ (Plus 1 your favorite photo)
  • Tumblr (Reblog your favorite photo)
  • Pinterest (Repin your favorite photo)

Kathy - Uncle Sam HeroAlison - 'Merica Hero
Kari - Captain America HeroNic - Baseball Hero
Matthew - Wrestler HeroScott - Fireworks HeroValerie - Captain America Hero
Josh - USA Soccer HeroTony - Rex Hero

Jeni - Baseball, Apple Pie and a Hero Hot Dog

Liquid Web Easter Egg Hunt

Win a Liquid Web Cooler!

Who doesn’t love hunting for Easter eggs? Take a stroll through our Google Street View Tour (below) to find our four Easter eggs hidden behind QR Codes. Each Easter egg contains a one-word clue. Once you find all four clues, finish the sentence below for a chance to win a Liquid Web Cooler just in time for spring picnics!

Every participant will win enough Liquid Web Shop points for Liquid Web travel mug, perfect for brisk Spring mornings, as well as being entered in a drawing to win one of five embroidered Liquid Web coolers! Happy Hunting!

How To Play:

  • Take the Liquid Web DC3 Google Street View tour (below) and find our “easter eggs” hidden behind four QR Codes.
  • When you find all four easter eggs, string together the clues and finish the following sentence:

  • Liquid Web: web hosting with a …

  • Finish the above sentence and share it on one of the following social media platforms, tagging Liquid Web and including the hashtag #LiquidWebEaster.
    1. Facebook – Share the full sentence, tag @Liquid Web Inc and include #LiquidWebEaster in the description. Make sure privacy settings for your post are set to “public”!
    2. Twitter – Tweet the full sentence, tag @Liquid Web, and include #LiquidWebEaster in the description.
    3. Google+ – Share the full sentence, tag +Liquid Web Inc, and include #LiquidWebEaster in the description.
  • Don’t forget to include your Liquid Web Shop username, so you can collect your prize! If you do not have a username but wish to participate, please register at Liquidweb.com/Shop.


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Rules:

  • To enter, simply finish and share the above sentence using our four clues on your own Facebook, Twitter, or Google+ accounts. Make sure to include:
    1. A finished version of the above sentence, based on our four clues.
    2. Tag Liquid Web
    3. #LiquidWebEaster
    4. Your own Liquid Web Shop username
  • Entries posted must tag ‘Liquid Web, Inc’ on Facebook, @liquidweb on Twitter, or +Liquid Web Inc on Google+.
  • Entries must include Liquid Web Shop username to be eligible to count as a completed item. If you do not have a username but wish to participate, please register at Liquidweb.com/Shop.
  • Submissions must also include the #LiquidWebEaster hashtag.
  • All participants will win enough points for a Liquid Web Travel Mug.
  • All participants will be entered in a drawing, to take place Monday, April 21st 2014, for the chance a Liquid Web cooler. Five winners will be chosen.
  • Winners will be notified of their winning submission via reply on Facebook, Twitter, or Google+ from Liquid Web.
  • The contest will begin at 1pm (Eastern) on April 18th and last until 8am (Eastern) April 21st, 2014.
  • Liquid Web employees and Employee family members are ineligible to win.

Whose Pet is the Cutest? Vote in the Liquid Web Pet Contest!

Get ready to overload on cute! We asked our employees to share their adorable pets with us – and they were more than happy to send in photo after photo of their beloved friends. We’re proud to have dozens of fluffy puppies, kitties and even a few more interesting creatures to call our own!

Now we need your help to find the CUTEST pet at Liquid Web. Take a look at the photos below and cast your vote for your favorite! Voting will remain open through Sunday, March 9th.

You can cast your vote via ANY of the below methods.

  • Comment on this post below with the name of your favorite pet(s). Find the names by clicking on the photos below.
  • Facebook (Like your favorite photo)
  • Twitter (Retweet your favorite photo)
  • Google+ (Plus 1 your favorite photo)
  • Tumblr (Reblog your favorite photo)
  • Pinterest (Repin your favorite photo)

So go on! Cast your vote! Share your favorite! Let us know who YOU think should be voted as Liquid Web’s cutest pet.
Vote for: GokuVote for: Wyatt, Ace and Bandit
Vote for: Jackee and HarleeVote for: Genovese and Milo
Vote for: TopherVote for: Cocoa
Vote for: DC and HollyVote for: Kaiser and Maggie
Vote for: Charcoal and MaggieVote for: Layla and Alice
Vote for: Johnny & Marvin (Birds), Siobhan (Dog) & Norbert (Dragon)Vote for: Samson
Vote for: LokiVote for: Duncan
Vote for: Nabisco (Bunny)Vote for: Tiger
Vote for: Grumpy Cat Smudge (Cat),  Mr. Zach (Cat), and Baby Girl (Dog)Vote for: Spero
Vote for: SwayzeVote for: Smokey
Vote for: CalvinVote for: Tipsy
Vote for: Enrique and Max the PugVote for: Blaze (Dog), Rose (Goat) and Irene (Sheep)
Vote for: Saydee and TuckerVote for: Winstead
Vote for: IsisVote for: Nico
Vote for: ZeusVote for: Cody
Vote for: JadeVote for: Maxwell
Vote for: Zeus and RufusVote for: Booker
Vote for: JulyVote for: Molly
Vote for: Deigo & StarVote for: Castor
Vote for: Angel Vote for: Thumper
Vote for: Ender (Cat) and Georgia Coon (Ferret)Vote for: Lillie
Vote for: Pinky PieVote for: Jack
Vote for: FreffinVote for: Bear
Vote for: Sophie and ZoeVote for: Loki and China
Vote for: Izzie and ToriVote for: Figaro
Vote for: Phoenix and AmoreVote for: Leia Marie and Leo Mazolli
Vote for: Bella Vote for: Button
Vote for: CooperVote for: Montie (Hedgehog) and Rex (Leopard Gecko)
Vote for: OreoVote for: Skylee
Vote for: ChaseVote for: Tidy White (Chicken) and Snickers (Dog)
Vote for: Luna (Hedgehog)Vote for: Cleo and Elvis

Vote for: KoppaVote for: MaximusVote for: Sparty

Vote for: LucyVote for: Levi and Logan

Valentine’s Day Contest

Happy Valentine’s Day from Liquid Web!

What is your most beloved piece of technology? Tell us and win a pair of Liquid Web Tri-Blend T-Shirts for you and your special someone!Happy Valentine's Day from Liquid Web

How to Play:
To celebrate Valentine’s Day we’re giving out a pair of Liquid Web Tri-Blend T-Shirts for you and your special someone. Winning is easy! Tell us what tech item you can’t live without (along with your Liquid Web shop username) via ANY of the following methods:

  • Tweet us: “I can’t live without [Insert the tech item you LOVE here], @LiquidWeb. #LoveLW”
  • Comment below
  • Comment on our photo on Facebook or Google+

Don’t forget to sign up for the Liquid Web Shop and include your username with your answer!

Collect Your Prize:
To collect your prize, sign up for our Liquid Web Brand Store and include your Username with your answer. We’ll add the necessary points to your account and you can place your order. Don’t worry, shipping is free!*

The Fine Print:
Contest will run on February 14th, 2014 and end at 5PM EST. One prize awarded per person. Limitations apply. No purchase necessary to win. Purchase does not increase your odds of winning. *Shipping only available to the United States. Liquid Web Employees and family members are ineligible. Prizes are non-transferable. Legal Disclaimer.

12 Days of Christmas at Liquid Web

Celebrating the Holiday season at Liquid Web requires more than a Christmas tree and some festive lights. We gathered the best sweaters we could find, willing volunteers and tons of old hosting equipment for a hilarious series of nerdy and wacky holiday photos. To top it off, we held a caption contest for all of our Facebook fans. We posted one photo a day for each of the 12 Days of Christmas and watched the holiday spirit spread!

1st Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“On the first day of Christmas Liquid Web gave to me… A fast server and the hot guys come for free!!!”
1st Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

2nd Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the second day of Christmas]….nerf guns a [flaring].”
2nd Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

3rd Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“On the third day of Christmas the other host gave to me a 404 and Liquidweb fixed it for me for free.”
3rd Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

4th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the fourth day of Christmas] … 4 minute ticket resolution!”
4th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

5th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“On the fifth day of Christmas, a server rack collapsed on me… said nobody that uses liquid web… ever…”
5th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

6th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the sixth day of Christmas] My true love sent to me; 6 storm servers serving; 5 TB of bandwidth; 4 gigs of RAM; 3 ssl certificates; 2 SSDs; and the Liquid Web support that’s there for me…”
6th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

7th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“On the seventh day of Christmas my browser gave me….; 7 Popup windows; 6 Google searches; 5 4…0…4s; 4 Grumpy Cats; 3 Free trials; 2 Broken links; and great hosting from Liquid Web Inc”
7th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

8th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“On the 8th day of Christmas my facebook gave to me 8 Friends complaining; 7 stalkers stalking; 6 party invites; FIVE DRAMA QUEEEENS; 4 game requests; 3 photo tags; 2 friends-a-pokin; And a creep who won’t stop inboxing meee!”
8th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

9th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the ninth day of Christmas] … 9 servers serving, 8 tb data, 7 million page views, 6 site owners happy, 5 admins dancing, 4 tickets closed, 3 turkeys eaten, 2 gifts still wrapped and a pumpkin pie ready for me.”
9th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

10th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the tenth day of Christmas] My true love gave to me…10 fallen tree limbs, 9 downed power lines, 8 neighbors gawking, 7 sirens ringing, 6 bucket tree trucks, 5 iced sculpture squirrels…, 4 days no power, 3 broken shovels, 2 trucks a salting, and one hell of a LW Christmas party!”
10th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

11th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the eleventh day of Christmas] Liquid Web gave to me…; 11 servers serving; 10 support calls solved; 9 Storm Private Clouds; 8 GB of Ram; 7 half price CDNs; 6 free SSDs; 5 Guardian Backups; 4 Sonar Monitoring Techs; 3 Hosting Servers with SSD; 2 Storm VPSs; And a really awesome hosting experience!”
11th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web

12th Day of Christmas – Winning Caption:
“[On the twelfth day of Christmas] … 12 processors processing, 11 hosts a hostin’, 10 minute hardware SLA, 9 admins admining, 8 gigs of RAM, 7 servers serving, 6 geeks a-building, 5 terabytes of band…width , 4 clients collocated, 3 angular apps, 2 linux boxes, and a host mirroring CentOS for Free”
12th Day of Christmas at Liquid Web