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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 […]

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 […]

Digital Currencies in the Data Center: Bitcoin Explained

Note: This is the first of two posts in our Digital Currencies in the Data Center series. In this installation, we’ll take a look at what Bitcoin is and how it can thrive in the data center. Check out our second post, which will focus on Bitcoin alternatives. It’s hard to avoid all the news […]

Keeping our Heroic Promise

No matter the reputation of your web host, there is always the unfortunate possibility of downtime. You might have noticed the plague of outages in the news in 2013. Even at Liquid Web, we’re aware that we can’t prevent against every outage. For example, our overall uptime for the 2013 was 99.995%, according to HyperSpin […]

Top 6 Questions to Ask When Shopping for Managed Hosting

If you’ve ever shopped around for managed hosting, you know how crowded the market is. How do you know which provider is best for you and your website? We’d love to wax poetic on the many benefits of a Managed Hosting Plan with Liquid Web, but instead we’ve compiled the top six questions you should […]