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How Liquid Web Helped Hurricane-Proof This Web Server During Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey struck Houston, millions of visitors hit the Space City Weather site for critical weather updates. Writer and webmaster, Lee Hutchinson, was worried his site would struggle with the massive traffic. But it did not, with a little help from Liquid Web.   The senior technology editor at Ars Technica, Lee Hutchinson hosts […]

Web Hosting Focused on You Stands Out in a Competitive World

Recently, T.C. Doyle, the Senior Content Director of Channel Brands at Penton Technology, interviewed our CEO, Jim Geiger, and CTO, Joe Oesterling, about how and why Liquid Web stands out in the web hosting industry. They discussed Liquid Web’s number one priority: to help web-dependent professionals, like yourself, find reliable web hosting with a friendly […]

Ten Ways Databases Run Your Life

You might not realize it, but databases are everywhere. Whether or not you know very much about them, or even care to, their effect on our daily lives is extensive. From weather applications to the movies you watch online, databases are responsible for many of the services we utilize daily. We have collected a few […]

Upgrading The Liquid Web Network

As a part of our commitment to Heroic Support® and excellent customer service, we are constantly working to improve the infrastructure, network, and power systems that support our data centers. To that end, we’re in the middle of some big updates to our network, including increased capacity across all layers and new hardware. These improvements, […]

Featured Client: Next Place, Real Estate Search Engine

The house-hunting process can be an exhausting one, especially if you’re using more than one of the numerous search engines that are available. Next Place is looking to improve that experience, at least for those in the Australian real estate market. A real estate search engine, Next Place has separated itself from the competition by […]

New Affiliate Program – Joining Forces with CJ Affiliate by Conversant

Liquid Web’s current Affiliate Program is undergoing some exciting changes. We are expanding the Liquid Web Affiliate Program by joining forces with CJ Affiliate by Conversant (formerly Commission Junction), one of the top affiliate networks in the industry.  Becoming a part of this highly-respected affiliate network allows us to provide our affiliate partners with more […]

Digital Currencies in the Datacenter: Altcoins Explained

Note: This is the second in a two-part digital currency series. See our first post for a detailed explanation on Bitcoin and how it is being mined in Data centers around the globe. In our first post of this series we discussed Bitcoin, the original digital currency to be introduced to the market. As Bitcoin […]