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Best Tips for MySQL & MariaDB Security

Best Tips for MySQL and MariaDB Security

Security is a big concern for many people. This post will give you ten tips on how to achieve MySQL and MariaDB security in order to make your databases safe from hackers. These tips include backing up data, using strong … Read More

How to Force HTTPS Using .htaccess

How to Force HTTPS using .htaccess?

HTTPS is a security standard that protects sensitive information as it travels from your computer to a server. It’s important for you to force HTTPS on your website because it prevents hackers from intercepting and reading private data, such as … Read More

Best Tips for Laravel Security

Best Tips for Improving Laravel Security

Laravel is one of the most popular PHP application frameworks. It has a great development community, its artisan console is easy to use, the Eloquent ORM is amazing, and its built-in authentication is incredible. However, as with any application framework, … Read More

Website Hosting for Small Businesses

Best Website Hosting for Small Business

It can be hard to find the best website hosting for small business. There are many factors that you should consider when choosing a host, so it’s important to know what they are before making your decision. In this blog … Read More

How Much Does It Cost to Host a Website?

How Much Does It Cost to Host a Website?

There are many hosting options out there and the cost can vary depending on what you’re looking for. As such, this article discusses how much it costs to host a website. We will outline some of the most popular hosting … Read More

25 Tips to Improve Your Cpanel WHM Security

19 Tips to Improve Your cPanel/WHM Security

If you have a cPanel/WHM server, you need to take security seriously. There are many ways to improve your security posture when running a web server with cPanel/WHM. We’ve put together a list of numerous suggestions you can consider. Let’s … Read More

Web Hosting Glossary: Words to Know in 2021

Web hosting can be a confusing topic for business owners and managers. To help cut through the confusion, we’ve put together a helpful list of web hosting and email hosting words to be aware of in 2022! Types of Web … Read More

Importing and Exporting Databases over Command Line (CLI)

The staff at WebCitz is frequently importing and exporting databases over the command line. It is incredibly faster than downloading and uploading files over HTTP through phpMyAdmin, and has the added benefit of bypassing common resource limitations in cPanel. … Read More

How to Delete Every error_log File on a cPanel Server

Have you ever needed to free disk space on a cPanel server with a lot of customer accounts on it? An easy way to free up disk space is deleting error_log files. We’ve seen customer accounts with error_log files in the range of 5-10GB depending on the number of errors being logged from their websites. Here is a quick and easy set of commands to check error_log files and delete them, if necessary. … Read More

What is my IP Address?

We are always being asked, “What is my IP address?” Well, we have setup a tool to help you answer that question! … Read More