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Changes in Chrome For https & http Indicators

Changes in Chrome For https & http Indicators

There have been a number of changes in Chrome for HTTPS & HTTP indicators that may affect your website and business. It is prudent to take note of these changes to ensure that your website is not negatively affected. What you need to know When Chrome 68 was released in July of this year, the […]

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How to Migrate Website from Shared Hosting To VPS

How to Migrate Website from Shared Hosting To VPS

There are two methods to migrate a website from shared hosting to VPS. This guide will show you how to migrate your website from cPanel to your VPS that you’ve setup, by manually creating a full backup of your website files and using web migration. To prepare for site migration, you need to ensure you […]

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How to Install or Upgrade to Php 7 On Centos 7 Linux

How to Install or Upgrade to Php 7 On Centos 7 Linux

To install or upgrade to PHP 7 on CentOS 7 Linux server is a fairly simple process when you use Remi Repository. Upgrading from PHP 5 to PHP 7 is recommended for Linux servers running CentOS 7. To be able to install or upgrade to PHP 7, you will need privileged access to your CentOS […]

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Reseller Hosting

Reseller Hosting

Do you know about reseller hosting? If you are thinking about starting an online business, you probably think your best bet is to have some kind of blog or online store. Maybe you’re looking at a YouTube channel, or mentally populating your Patreon. These are all viable options, and are possibly the only ones you’ve […]

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VPS Reseller

VPS Reseller

A VPS reseller may be your ideal avenue of revenue. Finding a good hosting provider is a main concern for business websites. Nowadays, everybody has a website. This despite the years-old declaration that the web is dead and social media now rules. However, with so much online action being diverted to social media streams, personal […]

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Difference between Windows and Linux cloud server

Difference between Windows and Linux cloud server

A Windows or a Linux cloud server – this is the first question when choosing a cloud hosting plan for your website online. Which operating system to choose can be difficult without knowing the differences between them, and the specific benefits that each can offer. The differences between Windows and Linux operating systems are based […]

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HA vs AWS vs AZURE

HA vs AWS vs AZURE

Cloud computing is more than just a buzzword. It’s technology that lets you run your data centre off-site, giving it additional capacity, lower maintenance requirements, and access from anywhere in the world. High Availability (HA) servers are servers with minimal downtime. This is possible because they are equipped with superior levels of redundancy. The principle […]

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Better security for your Cloud Server

Better security for your Cloud Server

A cloud server is a virtual server and is created, hosted and offered via a cloud computing platform. They behave in a similar manner as a physical server in terms of different functionalities as well as capabilities. Functions of cloud services can be accessed from various locations with the help of a cloud service provider. […]

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Cloud Servers

Cloud Servers

Cloud servers are logical servers that are built, hosted and delivered through a cloud computing platform over the internet. Cloud servers possess and exhibit similar capabilities and functionality as typical servers do, but are accessed remotely from a cloud service provider like HostAfrica. There are two types of cloud servers: logical and physical. A logical […]

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Benefits of WordPress hosting over normal hosting

Benefits of WordPress hosting over normal hosting

According to WordPress statistics, over 74 million websites and blogs are hosted by WordPress. If you want a WordPress site, there are two types of hosting options available for you. You can host your website directly through WordPress yourself or you can choose managed WordPress hosting with a web hosting provider. HostAfrica offers managed WordPress […]

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