Web Hosting Tips

How To Setup Private Nameservers

April 6, 2011

When you sign up for any web hosting account, you’ll usually get a set of nameservers to use in your welcome email. Nameservers usually come in the format ns1.hostname.com, ns2.hostname.com. Have you heard about private nameservers though? I actually had not until I signed up for my KnownHost VPS account. So what are they and […]

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Setting the Correct Timezone For Your Web Host

April 5, 2011

Have you every wondered why the time on your web host didn’t match your local time? It wasn’t something I had thought about much before, until I was running a particular php script on my web host. I was looking at the time it was displaying and I realized to my annoyance, that it wasn’t […]

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