Do I need a VPS for my websites ?

What can a virtual dedicated hosting do for you? If your goal is to be successful then you need to plan for that success. Most people who are there in the online business already know this answer because their website have outgrown shared hosting and their current web host has told them that they need […]

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What is a SPF record and how to change the SPF record ?

SPF stands for Standard Policy framework. It is being implemented by many Hosting providers. Hosting providers need a SPF record, so that a email can go through their network. It is an attempt made to control bounce back emails. It allows the e-mail address owner to specify the mail servers which will be used to […]

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How can you back up a database on Dedicated server via SSH?

If you want to backup your MySQL database on your Linux dedicated server via SSH the below mentioned steps are as follows Step I :- Do login to your dedicated server as root via SSH. Step II :- Please type the following command in order to create a backup of your MySQL database: #mysqldump DATABASE_NAME […]

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Perl installation on Linux VPS and Dedicated Servers.

How to install Perl on a Linux VPS Dedicated server. Perl is one of the popular programing language usually used to develop common gateway interface (CGI) programs due to its attractive text manipulation facility. If you planning to use Perl on your server you need to install it first. As you have root access to […]

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After SSL installation, sometimes the website is not accessible ?

Sometimes you may not be able to access your website after installing a SSL certificate on your web hosting account. This issue happens due to the SSL installation which requires changes of a DNS in your domain’s A record. Right after the SSL installation you might be still resolving your domain with the old DNS […]

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Hyper-V Windows Server 2008 VPS Hosting

Q. Do you offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Private Servers (VPS) ? Ans: Yes. WebHosting UK offers Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V based VPS hosting services. Hyper-V is a hypervisor-based technology that provides server virtualization in the form of complete isolation from other virtual machines on the same box. Virtual Private Servers powered by Microsoft’s […]

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Game Server : VPS or Dedicated Server

Can I run a game server on VPS or Dedicated Server ? For hosting game servers we recommend using a Dedicated Server, VPS hosting is not recommended for a game server since the processor power and memory allocations for a VPS are less compared to a single Physical dedicated server. If you wish to test […]

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Data Security on Dedicated Servers

Q. Could I get more information about the security measures you undergo in order to make sure data stored on your servers are not accessible to inadequate people. Ans: When it comes to security within the data center premises, Web Hosting UK never allow anyone to enter Data Center area without a passport and letter […]

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phpBB Hosting

phpBB Forum Hosting phpBB is the most popular open source forum/message/bulletin board software available on the Internet. phpBB has a user-friendly interface, simple and straightforward administration panel, and helpful FAQ. phpBB forum is easy to install, simple to manage, and reliable. From it’s inception in 2000, phpBB has been a great community software with the […]

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osCommerce Hosting

osCommerce Website Hosting osCommerce is the most popular open source, front-to-back, on-line shopping cart application that is available for free under the GNU General Public License. It features a rich set of out-of-the-box online shopping cart functionality that allows store owners to setup, run, and maintain online stores with minimum effort and with no costs, […]

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