What is gZip Compression? gZip is a compression utility that creates files with lossless data compression. This means that when expanded (i.e. decompressed) the data will look exactly like it did before compression. Nothing is lost in the processes. gZip files usually end in the suffix “gz” – you may notice this on your website’s…

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Subdomains are prefixes that you add to your main domain to create a new destination on your hosting account. For example, if your domain name is “greenwidgets.com” then a possible subdomain could be “buy.greenwidgets.com”. Adding a subdomain will give you the option to add separate content to your site while staying on your domain. Here’s…

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Most people don’t know this one exists. It’s really very easy and quite handy. Do you have some giant images on your hosting account that you need to make not-so-giant? Let me show you how: First, log into your cPanel (https://yoursite.com/cpanel) Use the search bar to find the Images link, then click to open it.…

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