Automating DNS With Zone Delegation and the Storm API

Although the term DNS zone delegation may seem new to you, you have been using zone delegation without even realizing it. When you tell your domain’s registrar what nameservers you are using for a particular domain, you are delegating the zone for that domain.

Single zone delegation will work for most people. In fact, most use a single zone file to reference multiple hosts, or multiple subdomains residing on a single host. However, there are cases where where it may be beneficial to perform additional delegation.

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Cloud Servers Compared to Traditional Dedicated Servers

When becoming a Liquid Web customer, you may be curious about whether you should go with our Cloud Servers, our public cloud offering, or whether you should go with the Traditional Dedicated route. The short answer to that question is: it depends. Cloud Servers and Traditional Dedicated servers both have different advantages. Continue reading “Cloud Servers Compared to Traditional Dedicated Servers”

Utilizing Liquid Web’s CDN with WordPress

You may have read our previous article on the Liquid Web Content Delivery Network, CDN Overview, and may be wondering how to actually use the Liquid Web CDN with your installation of WordPress. Utilizing the W3 Total Cache plugin, it is easier than you think. In fact, W3 Total Cache is among our list of recommended plugins for WordPress. Continue reading “Utilizing Liquid Web’s CDN with WordPress”