12 WordPress Plugins Worth Considering

Our team of design gurus has compiled a list of WordPress Plugins that they believe may be of interest to you.  We’ve listed them below (but in no particular order): Google Analytics + If tracking how and when users visit your site is important to you, Google Analytics is an excellent tool, carrying this information …

IP ADDRESSES EXPLAINED

Every Computer device on a network has a unique identity. As you would address a letter to deliver in the mail, computers use this unique identity to transfer data to particular computers over a network. Most networks today maintain all computers on the Internet using the TCP/IP protocol as the basic standard for communication over …

6-Point Checklist For Speeding Up Your Website’s Performance

Everyone knows that a slow website can cause lost viewership and lost income opportunities. Load times depend on several factors. Here are some suggestions on what you can do to boost your site’s performance: Measure your site- Do you know your site’s speed?   Does it vary at different times of the day or different …

7 Easy Ways to Protect Your WordPress Site from Cyber Attacks

We know it can be very difficult for people to protect their websites from a threat they don’t understand.  Cyber security is a complex topic, but every WordPress owner can take immediate steps to ensure greater protection.     Here are some of the easiest ways for WordPress owners to protect their site from cyber …

Tier.Net Expands Hosting Services with Addition of New York Datacenter

September 29, 2017, Latham, New York: Tier.Net Technologies, LLC (www.tier.net) has announced the expansion of its hosting service operations with the addition of a New York datacenter location. Tier.Net specializes in Small Business (cPanel) Website Hosting, VPS, Dedicated Server, and Colocation Hosting. “Tier.Net’s rapid growth and steadily increasing sales has fueled our expansion plans,” said …

How does cPanel hosting make website administration easier?

If you want to host a business website, personal blog, or any other kind of website, you will need a capable server. Let’s try to cut through the fray and make choosing a hosting package with cPanel an easy task whether it is Shared, Reseller Hosting, VPS, or Dedicated.   You will have to consider …

The Domain Name System (DNS) and Nameservers for Dummies

DNS is a topic that could easily stretch on for thousands of pages.   At Tier.Net, we like to make things simple.   Think of this as a short and quick “getting started guide” to DNS and nameservers. What is the Domain Name System? The Domain Name System, like most protocols that comprise the internet as a …

VPS Hosting vs Dedicated Hosting: Which one should you choose?

There are many types of web hosting solutions from shared hosting to dedicated servers. Shared hosting is the entry-level tier of web hosting, primarily used for hosting websites with low traffic including small business sites or blogs.   For websites with more advanced hosting, however, either a Dedicated or VPS solution is preferred. The features of …

The Advantages of using a Content Delivery Network (CDN)

In the world of mobile and app-based internet, online vendors and website owners are forced to offer quicker and simple page navigation for a better user experience.   Statistics show that even a one second delay in the page load time of website can cause a loss of up to 5% – 7% of potential customers. …

Tier.Net Technologies, LLC (Tier.Net) Launches Affiliate Program for website owners and online publishers

Friday, February 13, 2015, Melbourne, Florida, USA: Tier.Net Technologies, LLC (http://www.tier.net) announced the launch of affiliate program intended to help the company expand its business by rewarding publishers and affiliate partners for referring new business.   Tier.Net will offer affiliates a per-sale commission on all web hosting packages and servers. The company offers a flat …