Is Your E-Commerce Business Ready For Cyber Monday?

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Predictions suggest Cyber Monday online revenue will expand to over $2 billion, making December 1st, 2014 the most lucrative digital shopping day ever! The holiday shopping spree is an incredible, once a year opportunity for online retailers. There could be a whole lot of eyeballs looking at your e-commerce page; are you prepared for this kind of spike in traffic?

Earn $150 Per Sale with HostDime’s Affiliate Program

Earn up to 150 dollars commission every time a new customer clicks on your HostDime affiliate link and purchases a new hosting account! Watch the video tutorial above on how to navigate the HostDime affiliate program and the various banners to choose from to help you convert visitors into HostDime clients.

It costs absolutely nothing to join HostDime’s Affiliate Program. An individual only has to sign up and start promoting the company. Whichever hosting account that your visitor purchases will depend on the amount you receive:

Can Cheap Web Hosting Damage Your SEO?

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Free or cheap web hosting is alluring, especially for your first web site. But in saving a few bills a month, you could be sacrificing web traffic. Remember that price is just another factor to consider when choosing your host, along with customizable plans, tech specs, customer support, features, hardware, reviews, control panel, and location. Here’s how the wrong web host can disrupt your SEO plans.

Update MySQL Pre-4.1 Password Hashes for MySQL 5.6 Compatibility

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As part of HostDime’s commitment to provide premier hosting services, we’re informing you of some upcoming changes to MySQL password protocols that may affect your account. We’ve done everything possible on our end to mitigate the impact of this issue, but follow these details as action may be required on your end.

14 Geeky Costumes Guaranteed to Win Your Company’s Halloween Contest

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If you’ve checked our Facebook recently, you know HostDime is already in full Halloween spirit. As we have done the lastthreeyears, HostDime is again doing a costume contest here at work. I’m freaking out a little because I don’t have a costume yet. If you’re in the same boat, check out some of these geeky, techie, but best of all, easy-to-create costumes to delight your coworkers.