ACCEPTABLE USAGE POLICY

Please read these policies before your purchase This AUP governs the use of Vertical Hosts services. Violation of this AUP may result in suspension or termination of your service. In the event of a dispute between you and Vertical Hot regarding the interpretation of this AUP, Vertical Hosts interpretation, in its reasonable commercial judgment, shall govern. If […]

HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU BACK UP YOUR WORDPRESS SITE?

When ever I hear questions regarding the importance of backups I am reminded by that old dentist saying “floss only the ones you wish to keep”. Backing up your website is a lot a like flossing. It really is not a lot of work and at some point in the future you’ll likely be really […]

WHICH PLUGINS SHOULD YOU INSTALL?

This question is subjective, but there are several great plugins out there. Each one varies depending on your individual needs and what type of site you’re wanting to have. Here’s a run down of what we feel are some great plugins for most sites: Free Nested Pages: provides a drag and drop interface for managing pages […]

BASIC DNS AND NAMERSERVERS EXPLAINED

DNS, or Domain Name System, is simply a database that links meaningful names (known as host names or domain names), such as http://www.microsoft.com, to a specific IP address, such as 192.168.124.1. This linking to a specific IP address is what allows your domain name and server to communicate, and as such for your website to display. Nowadays the […]