Saturday, October 06, 2007

How to change web-hosting providers

When one finds the services of web hosting dissatisfactory or when there is congestion in the site then there is definitely a need for switching over to new host provider. However switching over to new host provider is not very easy therefore the following are the points one must consider before switching over to new host:

1.Taking backup of all files and databases.
Before transferring anything first of all one must create a backup of all the files and databases, which were earlier with the host provider. That FTP into user's current hosting account and that backup of files from public html directory to personal local hard drive helps user to keep remembering those things afterwards. However backup methods tend to vary from database vendor-to-vendor, control panel being used by different hosts as well as with the operating system of the server. In most of the cases the host providers provide backup utility that enables user to save a copy of all contents of database table. However in absence of this utility a user must export the contents into a comma delimited file or the standard file format depending upon the database he uses. Most of the popular backup utilities tend to convert database into one long SQL file that is easy to be reconstructed by any compatible database engine.

2.Shifting to the new server.
One must before changing the DNS information of his domain should check if the website is functioning properly at the new location. However its not possible to navigate the site completely with pointing the domain name towards it, still one can check at least individual pages they are working or not. A user, for checking still needs the IP address of his hosting account along with the user name in case he is having shared IP address. By entering on cpanel server a user's main website should come up. One can use this address until the DNS information transmits to the new web.

3. Precautions before final winding up.
Once completed the above steps, the backup fill of the database or the SQL file generated should be executed, as this will helps in restoring the database to the new server as it is. Thereafter the name server information of the domain name must be changed. It's quite often that one registers domain with or with the old web-hosting provider. In most of the cases they provide username and password that enables user to log in and change the nameservers. In case one is not having control panel then simply he can email the company that have registered his domain name to change his name servers to the new servers. It will take around 24 to 48 hours and the website will be served from new server instead of from old one. Just after assurance it's safe to request old web hosting company to delete and discontinue the old account.


Friday, October 05, 2007

Prepaid credit cards are a boon

Prepaid credit cards are a boon for people who just cannot be thrifty, try as they might. A prepaid credit card limits the amount that a person might want to spend. How does it work? You just load a certain amount on to the card. This amount defines the limit of the card.

I know of several people who just cannot resist the urge to say "charge it". The dangers of this get intensified in the case of reward credit cards, which claim that the more you spend, the greater your rewards.

Of course, every credit card has its plus and minus points. If you cannot curb your urge to spend, spend, and spend some more, it is not fair to blame it on the low interest credit cards that were sold to you. Credit cards need to be used sensibly if you want to wring the most value out of them.

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Most people do not have sufficient liquid cash to start a business on their own

Starting a business is not the easiest thing in the world. One must figure out all the issues that are involved. One must be aware of the possible problems and the potential profits. One should ensure that all the paperwork is taken care of. Of course, the question of financing the business cannot be ignored.

Most people do not have sufficient liquid cash to start a business on their own. There are people who do. But the vast majority of us have to turn to financial institutions to get Unsecured Business Loans. We are indeed fortunate that the loan markets have expanded so much. Thus, getting great loans to start up a business has become a great deal easier.

Of course, it still is difficult to get Bad Credit Business Loans. However, a person who has either bad personal credit or bad business credit can still turn to the Business Cash Advance to help with the start up.


Sunday, September 16, 2007

Being a Swimming Pool Lifeguard

What would you do after this lifeguard was done?

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Thursday, September 06, 2007

Orlando is home to a number of theme parks

One great thing about the city of Orlando is that it provides vacationers with a lot of options. We may associate Florida vacations with relaxing days by the seashore and a thrilling nightlife. However, that is not all that Florida has to offer, and Orlando, Florida vacation homes is a case in point.

As any website that offers Orlando information will reveal, this inland city is a popular destination for conventions of all kinds. Orlando is home to a number of theme parks and wildlife sanctuaries. Thus, it caters not just to the young crowd but also offers great vacation possibilities for the whole family.

One of the top draws in and around Orlando is the Walt Disney World Resort. This is a must-see place for fans of Disney everywhere. As a result, there is great demand for Orlando condo rentals that are in proximity to this famous theme park. Even after all these years, people still love the concept of Disney World.

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Thursday, August 30, 2007

P2P sharing is where it is at these days. This has become the easiest ways of sharing anything from television shows and music to games. The best ones offer great connectivity and a large variety of downloadable products. In peer to peer sharing, the best programs are the ones that have the most members. After all, this helps provide a user with more people to connect and share files with.

A P2P sharing program that I came across recently was Now, is a popular program that is especially popular for its great collection of music. However, their website is also worth a visit because they provide a great deal of news pertaining to filesharing. So, as a visitor to, one can get abreast of all the latest happenings in the world of filesharing. One could also get better acquainted with all the debates that are rocking the online world these days.

Read about: TorrentSpy bans US visitors, RIAA Attempt to Ban Internet

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Sunday, August 26, 2007

Florida for Reunions

I think what most people love about a vacation in Florida is its versatility. You do not need to do what everybody else is doing. If you are the party animal (as most of the young crowd that frequents the place is), then you will enjoy the nightlife there. If you are the tired employee looking for a rest, a nice Orlando villa which is surrounded by greenery and a peaceful ambience should help you get a breather. If sports are your thing, perhaps a stay in a golf resort might be a welcome change.

Recently I heard some Florida news about an emerging resort called Reunion Resort. Although this club and resort is yet to be completed, it does sound rather promising. With its sprawling golf courses and its proximity to several theme parks, it should soon become a vacationer's paradise. Moreover, with golf being on everybody's mind, golf resorts are bound to be money-spinners.

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What Is Dyslexia?

Dyslexia is a learning disability that affects an individual’s ability to read, write, spell, and perform math. These problems can manifest themselves in a variety of ways. Common problems include: extreme difficulty in reading, a limited vocabulary, difficulty in writing down their thoughts, and difficulty with remembering multiplication tables. A person with dyslexia is also prone to anxiety issues due to the stress and embarrassment that they may feel while around their friends. People affected by dyslexia simply think in a different way. They can have very productive and fertile minds if they find a dyslexia cure that can resolve their learning issues and help them form reliable workarounds to their dyslexia. The first step is to take a full dyslexia symptoms test to determine the severity and form a plan of attack. The good news is that most cures are simple accommodations that can usually be easily worked into their everyday life.

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Loans: This Time It Is Personal

Personal loans have been gaining in popularity over the years. People are less likely to think twice before they head out to obtain those really cheap loans. Cheap personal loans are constantly in demand and loan providers are aware of this. That is why most loan providers are constantly trying to come up with better offers to help customers fund their personal expenses and luxuries.

The secured personal loan has been one of the more popular types of loan in the recent past. Such loans make use of an asset as collateral. Because of the security, lenders make sure that borrowers are given other benefits such as low rates of interest and long terms for repayment. This goes a long way in ensuring that the monthly installments are not too steep. A manageable monthly installment allows the borrower to breathe in peace while the loan provider also gets repaid on time.

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Don't Take Insurance Lightly

Do we really need insurance? That is a question that we keep on asking ourselves. Well, it is sensible to invest in insurance. Even if you do not end up making any claims, you will at least be able to sleep in peace. At least you will not have to worry about how you will make ends meet in case some kind of an emergency did arise.

It is a good thing that many places have made car insurance mandatory. Given the number of accidents that take place everyday, it is natural that there will be a number of insurance claims. Thus, it is a good idea to look out for a car insurance policy that will cover you for a variety of things.

How do you go about looking for cheap car insurance? Well it is similar to the way in which you would go out looking for cheap loans and cheap mortgages. Just look around extensively.

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