5 ways to Implement Website Security

: A developer implementing website security

With cybercrime occurring more frequently, many website owners are at risk of becoming a target. It’s nothing personal against you, but rather just the way cybercriminals try to exploit weaknesses in a website’s security. They don’t go around looking for websites to attack as this process would be time-consuming and arduous to implement. Instead, they…

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Using Gmail to Handle EarthGirl Email

Using Gmail to manage your mail is a great way to save space on your server, and it’s really handy, too! Here’s how: From your Gmail account, click the Settings icon on the top-right of your screen, then select See All Settings. Click Accounts and Import from the top menu. Incoming Email In the section marked Check mail from…

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Earth Girl Hosting Affiliate Program

Earth Girl Hosting Affiliate Program The Earth Girl Hosting Affiliate Program is an easy way to earn an ongoing income. For each payment we receive from your referral, you’ll get 10%. This means that we don’t just pay you once, we keep on paying you as long as your referral keeps their account active! Current…

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Why Use a Small Web Host?

This Better Be Good, Right? Earth Girl Hosting is a woman-owned, small business. We are dedicated to providing excellent support for our clients. Some large hosting companies offer similar products for less – so why should you choose Earth Girl Hosting? Small Business for Small Business I understand small business. I understand bottom lines, supply and…

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Putting Your Website on Hold

Most asked question of the year – how can I put my site on hold?  If you’re not currently working your website, and it’s just costing you money by sitting there, what can you do? First, you must understand that whether or not you’re using your website, it’s still taking up space on the server.…

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How to Manage Hosting Account Quotas and Overages?

As a website owner, it’s important that you become familiar with these steps to prevent overage. Earth Girl Hosting offers FlexUse billing so your account will never go down due to overage! Get the Details Log in to your Client Area to see what resources are over limit. Once logged in: Click Services Click the green Active button to the far…

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What is a Dedicated IP Address?

What is an IP Address? An IP address is a set of numbers that identifies a device on a network.  All connections to the internet also have a unique IP address – your router, your phone (when not on wifi), and much more. What is My IP Address? There are many services online that will…

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