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 Getting started with Verve Hosting

What nameservers should I use to point my domain name to my Verve Hosting account?...

 Your Contact Information

We ask for contact information in both the client area and your cpanel. When you first login...

 Firewall FAQ

Verve Hosting has CSF firewall installed on each server. The firewall is configured to block an...

 What is a Control Panel? The cPanel Explained

 What is web hosting?

Web hosting is a very important part of the way the Internet works today. To the end...

 What’s the difference between shared, dedicated, and other types of hosting?

Shared hosting is probably what you’re most interested in, especially if you’re...

 Why shouldn’t I go for that unlimited plan? Beware overselling.

If you’ve been searching for a web hosting provider, you have probably seen some offers...

 Am I allowed to resell my hosting space?

In general, most hosting providers will not allow customers with shared hosting accounts to...

 How much disk space and bandwidth do I need for my website?

You probably understand what disk space is, but what is bandwidth? A bandwidth quota is a limit...

 In general, what can get my account suspended?

There’s no way to say exactly what can get your account suspended across every host,...

 Should I be taking backups of my account? If so, how often?

Backups are crucial to the smooth operation of any website, no matter how important, how many...

 What are PHP, Perl, Python, and Ruby on Rails?

Those are all web programming languages, also known as scripting languages. PHP is the most...

 What are parked and addon domains? What about subdomains?

A Parked domain is a domain name that leads to the same website as another domain name....

 What are web servers? Why are they necessary?

Web servers are computers that have been set up by a hosting company, usually in a facility...

 What do you mean when you say gigabyte, megabyte, GB, and MB?

The smallest unit of measurement on a computer is the bit. There are almost always eight bits...

 What happens if I exceed my space or bandwidth quotas?

That varies from hosting provider to hosting provider. Some will suspend your account if you...

 What is an IP address? Do I need a Dedicated IP?

Every server in the world that has access to the Internet has at least one IP...

 What is an SSL/TLS certificate?

Whenever you or your visitors access a website through a secure, encrypted connection, that...

 What is an Uptime Guarantee?

Server uptime refers to the amount of time in a given period a server stays up and running....