Everything You Need to Know about Bitcoins

PaywithBitcoinsIf you hang out on the Internet regularly, you probably have heard about Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a virtual currency that works without having anyone in the middle. That means that money is exchanged from one person to another directly. Servers verify transactions and data is recorded and published on the Internet, primarily a ledger of transactions.

So, how is this different from regular transactions?
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Host Surf UK New Look

We have been working hard on a new site design which went live last week. The new site has been designed not only for users on computer but for those on the go using mobiles, tablets etc. Our new design will resize on any device or screen for you to view and see the content as when you need too. As Host Surf UK customer you can also access My.HostSurf where you can manage your account on your mobile friendly version of My.HostSurf.

As well as the new design we’ve added Unmanaged VPS packages from £16.99 per month as well as new additional Unmanaged Dedicated Servers.


US Unmanaged Servers

Whenever a dedicated server is purchased from a third party company that is hosting the server, one is presented with a choice of opting for an unmanaged or managed server. The choice is basically about the kind of support offered by the hosting company. A managed server has 24/7 support package offered. A very minimal support option is offered when one opts for an Unmanaged Server.


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Social Media Mistakes To Avoid

Social media is quite an alluring tool for start-ups and other businesses when it comes to marketing the business. There isn’t anything that can beat social media when it comes to quickly propelling any business. Social media provides the right momentum that any business establishment would need. However, one needs to be right when it comes to using social media. It is best to know how to use the tool and the mistakes businesses must avoid while using it.


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How Can Backlinks Help In Growing Audience?

There are a lot of ways through which one can boost the exposure of their website. Getting customer reviews and creating Facebook posts also help to certain extent. One of the Search Engine Optimization technique as well helps in growing audience.


A backlink refers to the link of your website on some other website which points to the content that is available on your website. Backlinks could be added by the authors of the website or could be a link posted in the comment section.


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Benefits of Unmanaged and Managed Dedicated Servers

You might have heard of the dedicated servers, these are the servers which you can exclusively use for yourself – meaning that you don’t have to share it with anyone else. This helps to customize the site as you wish to. Also, it is believed to be more secure than the shared servers for obvious reasons. Due to this reason, those websites which receive huge traffic are often suggested to take up dedicated hosting services.


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Cloud Servers vs Shared Hosting vs VPS vs Dedicated Server

I’ve been working in the web hosting field for over a decade now and I’ve seen almost all the changes that have shaped this industry into what it has become today. There have been some small and some major innovations but with cloud hosting, I felt that we finally had a product which offered the best of all that came before it. However, for anyone new to the world of web hosting it adds another piece in a complicated puzzle. To make it easy for those wondering about the right option for them, we bring this concise guide


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Top 5 Reasons To Upgrade To A Cloud Server

Simply put, cloud servers are virtual server hosted in a cloud computing environment. That sounds similar to Virtual Private Server Hosting or VPS and in principle it is true. The difference between a cloud server and a VPS lies in the hosting technology they are based on. While a VPS hosting account is hosted from one server and makes use of the software installed on the server, your cloud server has all the software it needs for itself and isn’t dependent on one server.  This technology removes several limitations while keeping the costs low, let’s take a look at the top 5 reasons to upgrade to a cloud server:


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Install these WordPress Plugins – Backend Management Edition

WordPress is the most popular CMS in use. We did the research for you and presented plugins that help enhance security and user experience in the past few weeks. Today, we take a look at WordPress plugins which will help you manage your WordPress back end with one click. Install these WordPress plugins for one click backend management. They not only make your life easy but ensure continuity.

Improve search engine rankings with Yoast: Once in a while we see a product that transcends the boundaries between beginners and experts, software like WordPress. Yoast fits that description perfectly in making it easy for anyone to optimize their blog for search engines. It is great at


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Install these WordPress Plugins – User Experience Edition

I rate WordPress as the best of all the CMS I’ve worked with. And I’ve worked with most of them! I use many plugins to enhance the productivity and user experience of my visitors. In the last few posts we discussed security plugins, today we take a look at plugins that help improve your visitor’s experience.

Fight spam with Akismet: Comments are just as important as spam is annoying. As your blog grows, you’ll notice spam comments go up from a few dozen a day to thousands every day over time. It is not easy to manually filter spam from actual comments. Allowing them to be visible on your blog is suicidal! The best free way to fight WordPress comment spam is


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