Monthly Archives: February 2016

There is Dedicated Hosting in the USA That is Very Affordable

Our little website has really grown in content and traffic. It got overloaded the other day when a new piece of content was posted that went viral. We have been scaling it up as we go along, now we need to move from a shared host to a dedicated one. Our company is firm about using products and services in the United States whenever possible, so we looked for dedicated hosting in the USA. It is not cheaper to use foreign companies for hosting your site. Shared and dedicated hosting in the USA can be found that is very affordable.

We had some code written for our website by a team of college student programmers doing an internship. The code, that operates a portion of our content management system, is proprietary and owned by us. Continue reading

My Website Looked Very Cheap

When my 12 year old nephew offered to help me fix my website, I knew that something had to be done. I had created it myself, but there were a few bugs here and there on it. It also was not very creative, but I just didn’t think I could afford to have a professional website designer help me. I thanked my nephew for his offer, but told him that I thought I needed to hire a professional company that does website design in Detroit. I still was not too hopeful at that time that I would be able to find a company that would be able to work with my budget.

I started looking online, and I was really surprised at the prices that I was finding. For some reason, I thought that a great website would cost thousands of dollars. Continue reading