My time as a hosting provider

There is no client data there – it’s the old package page.

With summer coming up at the time of writing this article I am noticing in communities such as Lowendbox that a lot of web hosts are appearing out of nowhere and it reminded me of my experiences, successes and failures in running my web hosting and I figured my experience would be an interesting read for those that may be thinking of doing the same.

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Do Not Type Like This

So I Randomly Got Sent A Message Over MSN That Was Meant To Close And Stop Working Over A Week Ago When We Started Typing Like This And Fuck It Is Annoying To Read, Slow To Type And Overall A Pointless Exercise To Even Bother With As My Friend Would Put It.

I Am Sure You Have Seen Online On Some Forum Or Blog With People Doing This But I Do Not Get Why. Are People Just That Lazy (well Actually It Took Me More Effort To Do This Than To Type Normally) Or Are They Germans Learning English And Do Not Understand We Don’t Need To Capitalise Nouns?

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Political Correctness has made us racist

I am sure everyone has heard of the term “political correctness” but if you have not it is a term used for all the bullshit people say you must do when no gives a shit. I am sure you have noticed in the media you will always hear people call a “different coloured” skin person an “African American” although the person may have been born in Europe but hey, political correctness means we must apply a Government label to everyone.

So while we have our African-American what do you think we call “white-coloured people” these days?

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Depends on your luck

The Postcode Lottery
The Postcode Lottery
Picture by marin from Free Digital Photos.

What if I told you today that you that you have a rare form of cancer but sadly there is nothing I can do in helping you treat it other than end of life care and hope for the best. What if I tend told you that when you went home, you learn on Facebook a friend of yours also has this cancer but have a new treatment that will treat it.

If I was you I would be thinking “What the hell!?, is that private?” but that is exactly what is happening today in the United Kingdom and that is a game we like to call – “The Postcode Lottery”.

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Is it time for Web Hosting regulations?

When you read this article, be aware I have no issues with small businesses or web hosts, this article is debating should web hosts actually have some form of regulation or make it more “ethical” in the larger sense- read on as I explain many problems I have experienced.

If you are an owner of a website you have likely used many “not well-known” web hosts and if you have, you likely have screwed over at one point. As you may know that if you wanted to get into the web hosting industry you could do it for, well, nothing if you actually looked around.

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Randomly appearing food

Out of all my articles that talks about random things – this one beats them all. Let me set the background. So yesterday night I was typing away on my laptop then the thought slowly came to me that I really should have a nap for an hour or so and then carry on. So … Read more