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How to install Nginx in cPanel server

“I just want to let you know that next week we should be getting higher amount of traffic to our site… Do you think our site can handle if there are 4000 sessions within an hour?”

Recently we were contacted by a server owner who wanted to improve his web server performance to handle 4000 requests in 60 minutes.

The customer had a cPanel server. In our role as Technical Support Services for web hosting companies, reviewing and configuring suitable infrastructure for their business, is a major task we do.

Today, we’ll see how we helped him ensure stable performance in his cPanel server with the help of Nginx web server.

 

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How to fix “406 not acceptable” WordPress error

WordPress is the most popular website platform (32% of the internet on the last count), precisely because it is easy to manage.

But at times, due to certain web server restrictions, an attempt to update the site can result in the “406 Not acceptable error”.

And when website owners do not have a clue on why this error happens, they hit the panic button. (more…)

cPanel – change root directory with these easy steps

Your website defines the personality of your online business. Many website owners require a lot of customization, features and tweaks to get their desired site.

In our role as Outsourced Tech Support services for web hosts, account related issues or requests are one common category of tasks that we handle. (more…)

cPanel disk cleanup – How it benefits your server

Disk space critical in your server? You’d end up seeing website errors, MySQL crashing, errors while uploading files and a lot of other issues in the server.

In our role as Outsourced Tech Support services for web hosts, disk space issues are a commonly resolved issue for server owners who report service or site issues.

Today, we’ll see the different situations that cause disk space to get filled up, and how we resolve them.

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How to fix “SMTP Error: Could not connect to SMTP host.”

Emails play a crucial role in online businesses. It can be bothersome when emails stop working. You may lose an urgent invite or important notification.

As part of our Dedicated Support Services, we help website owners configure email services for their businesses and assist server owners to fix email errors.

One such commonly encountered error is “SMTP Error: Could not connect to SMTP host.” Today we’ll see what causes that error and how we fix it.

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Sender verification callouts – The Pros and Cons of using this feature!

Spamming is an ongoing nuisance for mail server owners. It can mess up your mail servers and tamper with valid mail deliveries.

Server owners try to combat incoming spamming in various ways. Mail server tweaks and anti-spam software are some prominent ways of fighting spam.

As part of our Dedicated Support Services, we help server owners protect their servers from both incoming and outbound spamming.

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cPanel MySQL optimization – How it benefits your server

1, 2, 3.. If your site still doesn’t load, it’s obviously not a good sign for your business..

Many server owners get servers with excellent specifications and wait for magic to happen. But server specs alone, cannot guarantee fast websites.

GBs of memory and GHz of CPU go wasted, if they are not optimized to suit your business purpose.  (more…)

How to fix the error “A dns entry for the domain already exists”

"A DNS entry for domain.com already exists, You must remove this DNS entry from all servers in the dns cluster to proceed."

 

Resellers and server owners in cPanel/WHM servers come across this error message when creating domains in their server.

As part of our Outsourced Technical Support for web hosts, we routinely resolve such cPanel/WHM account related errors.

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cPanel DNS cluster – The Pros and the Cons!

A slow website can harm your business as much as a broken site – And you wouldn’t want either of these to happen to you!

That’s where clusters and High Availability setup helps.

As part of our Dedicated Support Services, we configure and maintain High availability clusters for our customers who are web hosts.

A commonly configured one is the cPanel DNS cluster.

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What is “Optimize Website” in cPanel? Is it enough?

Websites that load in 2 seconds are the new norm in SEO.

Google’s website auditor marks 1.2 seconds [1] as the ideal speed score, and it won’t be long before all business sites fall in line.

That brings us to the question : How do you improve your site speed? (more…)