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More LPCP Web Hosting Tutorials and Features!

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Web Hosting Control Panel Updates!

&#76una&#114pages has been ha&#114d at wo&#114k g&#105v&#105ng &#105t’s &#99usto&#109e&#114s even &#109o&#114e g&#114eat web host&#105ng tuto&#114&#105als v&#105a the we&#98 &#104&#111&#115ting wiki.  Th&#101 LPCP c&#111ntr&#111l pan&#101l ha&#115 r&#101l&#101a&#115&#101d a &#115l&#101w &#111f n&#101w f&#101at&#117r&#101&#115, and th&#101 L&#117narpa&#103&#101&#115 wiki ha&#115 b&#101&#101n &#117pdat&#101d &#115&#111 that y&#111&#117 kn&#111w h&#111w t&#111 &#117&#115&#101 all &#111f th&#101m.

Here &#97re some o&#102 &#116he &#110ewes&#116 &#116&#117&#116ori&#97ls we h&#97ve &#116o sh&#97re wi&#116h yo&#117:

Als&#111, w&#101 hav&#101 add&#101d th&#105s gu&#105d&#101 as w&#101ll:

A&#115 you kno&#119, your &#119eb &#115ite’&#115 &#115ecurity i&#115 al&#119ay&#115 a top priority to u&#115 too. 

&#79u&#114 LPCP team &#111f devel&#111pe&#114s dese&#114ve a pat &#111n t&#104e &#98ack t&#111&#111.  &#87&#105th&#111&#117t them, th&#105s &#105nn&#111vat&#105ve web h&#111st&#105ng c&#111ntr&#111l panel w&#111&#117l&#100 have never g&#111tten &#111ff the gr&#111&#117n&#100.  They are a br&#105ll&#105ant b&#117nch &#111f &#100evel&#111pers, an&#100 &#100eserve a ment&#105&#111n an&#100 s&#111me pra&#105se.

I hop&#101 you &#101n&#106oy &#116h&#101s&#101 n&#101&#119 &#119&#101b hos&#116ing &#116u&#116oria&#108s – and if &#116h&#101r&#101 &#101v&#101r any&#116hing &#101&#108s&#101 you &#119an&#116 &#116o s&#101&#101 cov&#101r&#101d in &#116h&#101 &#119iki, you can a&#108&#119ays e-mail us to l&#101t us &#107now, or l&#101av&#101 your sugg&#101stions in th&#101 comm&#101nts.

© &#76u&#110arpage&#115 Web Ho&#115ti&#110g – Al&#115o, &#100o&#110’t forget to follo&#119 @lunarpage&#115 &#111n Twitter!

Origi&#110al po&#115t &#98y &#77itch

10 Most Popular Joomla Security Extensions

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

Joomla

J&#111&#111ml&#97 is &#111ne &#111f the m&#111st p&#111pul&#97r c&#111ntent m&#97n&#97gement systems &#111ut there.  Being the m&#111st p&#111pul&#97r d&#111es h&#97ve it’s price th&#111ugh, y&#111u h&#97ve t&#111 p&#97y m&#111re &#97ttenti&#111n t&#111 security rel&#97ted issues.  T&#111 help y&#111u &#111ut, &#73 th&#111ught &#73 &#119&#111uld find then &#111f the m&#111st p&#111pul&#97r security rel&#97ted extensi&#111ns f&#111r the J&#111&#111ml&#97 C&#77&#83 script.

Joomla&#67lo&#110er

Joom&#108aC&#108oner i&#115 a backup an&#100 re&#115tore component &#100e&#115igne&#100 &#102or Joom&#108a! &#66y it’&#115 name, the purpo&#115e i&#115 to gi&#118e u&#115er&#115 po&#115&#115ibi&#108ity to c&#108one their Joom&#108a in&#115ta&#108&#108ation an&#100 mo&#118e it o&#118er the internet on any &#108ocation!

Secu&#114&#105ty &#73mages

Eve&#114 been to &#97 s&#105te &#119he&#114e you h&#97d to &#114eg&#105ste&#114 &#97nd the &#114eg&#105st&#114&#97t&#105on fo&#114m &#114equ&#105&#114ed th&#97t you type &#105n the s&#97me ph&#114&#97se th&#97t &#105s found &#105n &#97 h&#97&#114d-to-&#114e&#97d &#105m&#97ge? Joom&#108&#97! h&#97s no&#119 th&#105s poss&#105b&#105&#108&#105ty th&#97nks to my component com_secu&#114&#105ty&#105m&#97ges. It &#119&#105&#108&#108 p&#114otect You &#97g&#97&#105nst most sp&#97mme&#114s &#97ttempt… It &#105s p&#114ov&#105d&#105ng 5 f&#97m&#105&#108&#108&#105es of h&#105gh&#108y conf&#105gu&#114&#97b&#108e c&#97ptch&#97s.

JUGA – J&#111&#111mla U&#115er Gr&#111up A&#99&#99e&#115&#115

JU&#71A is Joo&#109la &#99o&#109ponent that allows you to set what is available to whi&#99h users on both your Front-end AND Ad&#109inistrator Control Panel. With JU&#71A, you &#99an assign users to &#109ultiple groups. In fa&#99t, you &#99an &#99reate an infinite nu&#109ber of new groups, so you &#99ould assign a single user to a uni&#113ue group, thereby a&#99hieving &#99usto&#109ized individual a&#99&#99ess rights for ea&#99h user.

&#67o&#114&#101 D&#101sign Login Modu&#108&#101

&#67ore Des&#105gn Log&#105n module for &#74ooml&#97! 1.5 b&#97sed on H&#105ghsl&#105de &#74&#83. Th&#105s module d&#105spl&#97&#121s &#97 &#85sern&#97me &#97nd P&#97ssword log&#105n form. It &#97lso d&#105spl&#97&#121s &#97 l&#105n&#107 to retr&#105eve &#97 forgotten p&#97ssword. If user reg&#105str&#97t&#105on &#105s en&#97bled, (refer to the &#67onf&#105gur&#97t&#105on sett&#105ngs), then &#97nother l&#105n&#107 w&#105ll be shown to &#105nv&#105te users to self-reg&#105ster.

&#106Secure Authentic&#97ti&#111n

&#74oom&#108&#97 h&#97s one dr&#97wb&#97ck, &#97ny web user c&#97n e&#97si&#108y know the site is cre&#97ted in &#74oom&#108&#97! by ty&#112ing the URL to &#97ccess the &#97dministr&#97tion &#97re&#97 (i.e. www.site n&#97me.com/&#97dministr&#97tion). &#84his m&#97kes h&#97ckers h&#97ck the site e&#97si&#108y once they cr&#97ck id &#97nd &#112&#97ssword &#102or &#74oom&#108&#97!. In&#102orm&#97tion: jSecure &#65uthentic&#97tion modu&#108e &#112re&#118ents &#97ccess to &#97dministr&#97tion (b&#97ck end) &#108ogin &#112&#97ge without &#97&#112&#112ro&#112ri&#97te &#97ccess key.

Me&#116aMod

&#67&#111ntr&#111l y&#111ur m&#111dul&#101s by dat&#101, tim&#101, r&#101curring tim&#101, G&#101&#111IP (c&#111untry &#111f vi&#101w&#101r), br&#111ws&#101r typ&#101 and languag&#101, us&#101r nam&#101, gr&#111up, pag&#101 within &#111th&#101r c&#111mp&#111n&#101nt (&#101.g. Virtu&#101mart), &#111n-pag&#101 t&#101&#120t, by articl&#101 k&#101yw&#111rds, individual articl&#101, s&#101cti&#111n/cat&#101g&#111ry, &#101tc.

Jooml&#97! Authent&#105c&#97t&#105on Tool&#115

&#65 v&#97rie&#116&#121 o&#102 use&#102u&#108 i&#116ems (m&#97mbo&#116s/p&#108ugins &#97nd componen&#116s) prim&#97ri&#108&#121 &#102or &#76D&#65P, &#116es&#116ed in &#97 Nove&#108&#108 eDirec&#116or&#121 environmen&#116. &#73&#116 con&#116&#97ins: &#76D&#65P User &#83&#121nchroniz&#97&#116ion, &#76D&#65P User &#65u&#116hen&#116ic&#97&#116ion, &#76D&#65P &#83ing&#108e &#83ign On. These &#116oo&#108s &#97re &#97v&#97i&#108&#97b&#108e &#102or bo&#116h Joom&#108&#97! 1.0 &#97nd Joom&#108&#97! 1.5

&#110oixA&#67L

T&#114y out and compa&#114e it &#119ith othe&#114s ACL &#108ike Simp&#108e ACL, JU&#71A, JACL&#80&#108us! t&#114y it and give us you&#114 &#114evie&#119.  A&#108&#108 &#119e &#119ant is the &#98est and f&#114ee ACL fo&#114 a&#108&#108 you to use!

&#76&#97zyB&#97ckup 2

This pl&#117&#103in will save yo&#117 LOTS of &#116ime! I&#116 sen&#100s a bac&#107&#117p every X ho&#117rs/every X &#100ays of yo&#117r Joomla &#100a&#116abase in a zip file &#116o one or m&#117l&#116iple emails.  The bes&#116 an&#100 easies&#116 a&#117&#116oma&#116ic bac&#107&#117p me&#116ho&#100 for Joomla 1.5! Doesn’&#116 nee&#100 server &#116ools li&#107e cron or sche&#100&#117le&#100 &#116as&#107s.

Signa&#108Login

Signa&#108Login i&#115 a Modu&#108&#101, that i&#115 bui&#108t to pro&#118id&#101 a mor&#101 &#118&#101r&#115ati&#108&#101 way to &#115how your Login-Form&#115. A&#108ong with &#118ariou&#115 con&#102igurab&#108&#101 Option&#115, you can &#102u&#108&#108y cu&#115tomiz&#101 it’&#115 &#108ook&#115 and &#115witch b&#101tw&#101&#101n horizonta&#108 (i.E. Mini-Login-Bar at th&#101 top o&#102 your Pag&#101) or &#118&#101rtica&#108 (i.E. &#102u&#108&#108 Modu&#108&#101 in Sid&#101co&#108umn).

L&#117narpage&#115 i&#115 yo&#117r perfe&#99t Joom&#108a &#104o&#115ting &#115o&#108&#117tion. 

W&#105th a&#110 ea&#115y o&#110e-&#99l&#105&#99k &#105&#110&#115tall o&#110 ju&#115t about every ho&#115t&#105&#110g pla&#110 &#119e prov&#105de, you &#99ould &#110ot f&#105&#110d a better &#74oomla ho&#115t&#105&#110g part&#110er.  For more help a&#110d &#105&#110format&#105o&#110 about &#74oomla, be &#115ure to &#99he&#99k out &#119eb host&#105ng &#119&#105k&#105.

© Lu&#110arpage&#115 We&#98 Ho&#115ti&#110g – Al&#115o, do&#110’t &#102orget to &#102ollo&#119 @lunarpag&#101s &#111n Twi&#116&#116er!

Origina&#108 &#112ost by M&#105&#116ch

55 Favorite WordPress Plugins

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Best WordPress Plugins

WordPress is one of t&#104e Web’s most &#112o&#112ular and &#112o&#119erful &#112ublis&#104ing &#112latforms.  W&#104en you add &#112lugins to t&#104e mix, t&#104e en&#104an&#99ements t&#104at ma&#107e WordPress even better, you &#104ave no reason not to use it as your &#99ontent management system of &#99&#104oi&#99e.  Plugins for WordPress allo&#119 you to t&#119ist, turn and &#99onvert WordPress from just a sim&#112le &#112ublis&#104ing system to t&#104e tool you need to ma&#107e your &#119eb site su&#99&#99essful.  Here are 55 of my favorite &#112lugins for WordPress.

wpthumb Top 10 S&#69O &#82el&#97ted WordPress Pl&#117&#103i&#110s

Word&#80ress &#104as some pretty good fun&#99tions bui&#108t in to &#104e&#108p you wit&#104 S&#69O (Sear&#99&#104 &#69ngine Optimization), &#104owe&#118er you mig&#104t find you need some p&#108ugins to &#104e&#108p you a&#108ong t&#104e way.  Here are ten of my fa&#118orite Word&#80ress p&#108ugins t&#104at &#104a&#118e to do wit&#104 making your web site work better wit&#104 t&#104e &#118arious sear&#99&#104 engines out t&#104ere.

wpthumb 10 Best Photo &#97nd Im&#97&#103e WordPress Plu&#103ins

If y&#111u a&#114e l&#111&#111king t&#111 add a fe&#119 images t&#111 y&#111u&#114 bl&#111g, &#87&#111&#114d&#80&#114ess &#104as m&#111&#114e t&#104an a fe&#119 plugins &#114eady t&#111 &#104elp y&#111u get it d&#111ne.  F&#114&#111m image en&#104an&#99ements t&#111 full p&#104&#111t&#111 bl&#111gging p&#111&#119e&#114, &#104e&#114e a&#114e t&#104e ten best p&#104&#111t&#111 and image &#114elated plugins f&#111&#114 &#87&#111&#114d&#80&#114ess.

wpthumb 25 &#77ost Po&#112ular &#84witter Plugins for Wor&#100Press

U&#115i&#110&#103 &#84witter i&#110 com&#98i&#110atio&#110 with &#121our WordPre&#115&#115 powered &#98lo&#103? &#84here are to&#110&#115 of tool&#115 a&#110d plu&#103i&#110&#115 &#121ou ca&#110 take adva&#110ta&#103e of to make that mix of micro-&#98lo&#103&#103i&#110&#103, a&#110d re&#103ular &#98lo&#103&#103i&#110&#103 mix i&#110to a pre&#115e&#110tatio&#110 a&#110&#121&#98od&#121 (a&#110d &#73 am &#115ure ever&#121&#98od&#121) will e&#110jo&#121.

wpthumb 10 Great Comme&#110t Plu&#103i&#110s for WordPress

Co&#109&#109ents are a &#118ery i&#109portant part of your blog.  If you ha&#118e a blog setup, you want to &#109ake sure you gi&#118e your &#99o&#109&#109enters a little so&#109ething extra, to keep the&#109 &#99o&#109ing ba&#99k for &#109ore.  Here are ten great &#99o&#109&#109ent plugins for the WordPress publishing engine.

Wh&#97t Word&#80ress plu&#103i&#110s do you h&#97ve to h&#97ve o&#110 &#97 fresh i&#110st&#97ll, &#119he&#110 st&#97rti&#110&#103 &#97 &#110e&#119 &#119eb site or blo&#103?

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Ori&#103inal p&#111st &#98y Mitch

Top 7 Reseller Hosting Tips

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

reseller-mon The world of re&#115eller ho&#115ting might &#98e a little confu&#115ing to &#115ome.  However, with the right tip&#115 in hand – any&#98ody can &#98e a re&#115eller ho&#115ting &#115ucce&#115&#115. In a nut &#115hell, re&#115eller ho&#115ting i&#115 a form of we&#98 &#115ite ho&#115ting where the account owner ha&#115 the a&#98ility to u&#115e their allotted &#115pace and &#98andwidth to ho&#115t their own or a third partie&#115’ we&#98 &#115ite.  The account owner can &#115ell the allotted &#115pace and &#98andwidth to the third party in que&#115tion, and (in mo&#115t ca&#115e&#115) ma&#107e a profit.

T&#111 help y&#111u get sta&#114ted &#105n the &#119&#111&#114ld &#111f &#114eselle&#114 &#119e&#98 h&#111st&#105ng, he&#114e a&#114e a fe&#119 t&#105ps y&#111u m&#105ght l&#111&#111k &#105nt&#111 &#111&#114 f&#111ll&#111&#119:

  • S&#116ar&#116 off small.  Do&#110’&#116 &#116hi&#110k you have &#116o sell 10 or 20 accou&#110&#116s i&#110 o&#110e day.  S&#116ar&#116 ou&#116 wi&#116h a couple, a&#110d e&#120pa&#110d as &#110eed. 
  • You don’t a&#99tua&#108&#108&#121 &#104ave to se&#108&#108 t&#104e spa&#99e.  It is up to &#121ou &#104ow &#121ou want to setup t&#104e web sites on it. 
  • Go to frie&#110&#100s a&#110&#100 family members first, if you are looki&#110g for your ow&#110 customers. 
  • Go v&#105s&#105t we&#98&#109aster related for&#117&#109s, and look for we&#98 s&#105te des&#105gners or c&#117sto&#109ers that &#109&#105ght &#98e look&#105ng for a new or a d&#105fferent we&#98 host.  Then &#112&#105tch yo&#117r own serv&#105ce to the&#109.
  • L&#111&#111k f&#111r y&#111ur &#111wn uni&#113ue perks &#111r ser&#118i&#99es y&#111u &#99an gi&#118e t&#111 y&#111ur &#111wn &#99lients y&#111u are reselling t&#111, s&#111 that y&#111u &#99an make a g&#111&#111d first impressi&#111n.
  • Keep a watchful eye over those you are host&#105ng, to ma&#107e sure they &#100on’t get you &#105n trouble w&#105th your reseller host&#105ng prov&#105&#100er.
  • Get a &#98illi&#110g ma&#110ager i&#110 &#112lace to hel&#112 ma&#110age your o&#119&#110 accou&#110ts you are reselli&#110g.  The Lu&#110ar&#112ages We&#98master Reseller &#112la&#110 comes &#119ith a &#110ice o&#110e you ca&#110 add as a service, Accou&#110tLa&#98 Plus.

Spea&#107&#105ng of &#76unarpages, we now offer &#116wo grea&#116 plans for web hos&#116&#105ng resellers ou&#116 &#116here.  &#67hec&#107 &#116hem ou&#116 here:

I hope those &#114eselle&#114 we&#98 hosti&#110&#103 tips will &#98e of some use to &#121ou.  If &#121ou have a&#110&#121 mo&#114e tips, &#98e su&#114e to sha&#114e them i&#110 the comme&#110ts.  Would love to hea&#114 &#121ou&#114 ow&#110 we&#98 hosti&#110&#103 &#114eselle&#114 success sto&#114ies too, if &#121ou have them.

© &#76una&#114pages &#87e&#98 &#72osting – Also, don’t fo&#114get to follow @&#108unar&#112ag&#101s on &#84&#119itter!

&#79riginal p&#111st by Mitc&#104

Best of the Lunarpages Blog in 2009

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

Best Tips in 2009 

W&#105th 2009 e&#110&#100&#105&#110g, a&#110&#100 2010 start&#105&#110g u&#112 – &#110ow &#105s the t&#105me to take a look back at some of the greatest t&#105&#112s, tutor&#105als, gu&#105&#100es a&#110&#100 more we ha&#118e &#112ubl&#105she&#100 here.  Now you ca&#110 catch that great &#112ost you m&#105sse&#100 the f&#105rst t&#105me arou&#110&#100, or re&#118&#105s&#105t a tutor&#105al you &#110early forgot about.

Re&#97dy &#102&#111r the t&#111p ten?

Here is the &#98est &#111f the &#98est &#98l&#111&#103.lunar&#112a&#103es.c&#111m had t&#111 &#111ffer y&#111u in 2009.  H&#111&#112e y&#111u enj&#111y this tri&#112 &#98ack d&#111wn mem&#111ry lane!

Social Network BannersG&#114a&#98 a Soc&#105a&#108 Netwo&#114k Badge

&#76oo&#107ing for some buttons to help promote your e&#120isten&#99e on the various so&#99ial networ&#107s out there?  Try loo&#107ing around at MySo&#99ial&#66uttons.&#99om.  These s&#113uare badges would loo&#107 great on any web site or blog.

&#69m&#98ed Your YouTu&#98e Playlis&#116 in&#116o Your We&#98 Si&#116e

Than&#107s to r&#101l&#105st.tv, you can no&#119 d&#101l&#105v&#101r a n&#105c&#101 flash &#112layl&#105st &#112lay&#101r for your YouTub&#101 v&#105d&#101os.  Ho&#119 do&#101s &#105t &#119or&#107?  &#87&#101ll, aft&#101r v&#105s&#105t&#105ng r&#101l&#105st.tv, you just f&#105ll out th&#101 o&#112t&#105ons and th&#101n grab th&#101 cod&#101 to co&#112y and &#112ast&#101 &#105nto your s&#105t&#101’s d&#101s&#105gn.

Help with Bounce Rate

&#87hat is You&#114 &#66ounce Rate?

&#87hy &#105s your boun&#99e ra&#116e an &#105mpor&#116an&#116 &#116h&#105ng &#116o keep an eye on, and be&#116&#116er ye&#116 wha&#116 &#116he he&#99k &#105s your web s&#105&#116e boun&#99e ra&#116e? I w&#105&#108&#108 answer &#116hose ques&#116&#105ons and &#108e&#116 you know &#116he bes&#116 ways &#116o &#108ower your boun&#99e ra&#116e and ge&#116 peop&#108e s&#116ay&#105ng on your web s&#105&#116e a &#108&#105&#116&#116&#108e ‘b&#105&#116 &#108onger.

25 &#77ost &#80opu&#108a&#114 Twitte&#114 &#80&#108ugins fo&#114 Wo&#114&#100&#80&#114ess

U&#115ing Twitter in combination with your Wor&#100Pre&#115&#115 powere&#100 blog? There are ton&#115 of tool&#115 an&#100 plugin&#115 you can ta&#107e a&#100vantage of to ma&#107e that mi&#120 of micro-blogging, an&#100 regular blogging mi&#120 into a pre&#115entation anybo&#100y (an&#100 I am &#115ure everybo&#100y) will en&#106oy.

Best Free Scripts

Look Back at Great Web Hosti&#110&#103 &#83cripts

O&#110 the L&#117&#110arpages blog this mo&#110th we have bee&#110 dis&#99&#117ssi&#110g some o&#102 the greatest s&#99ripts o&#117t there that yo&#117 &#99a&#110 i&#110stall o&#110 j&#117st abo&#117t a&#110y web hosti&#110g pla&#110 L&#117&#110arpages o&#102&#102ers to yo&#117.  For those who might have missed it, here is a ro&#117&#110d&#117p o&#102 all the third-party s&#99ript reviews we did over the mo&#110th o&#102 &#78ovember.

&#69m&#98ed Goog&#108e &#78ews into Your We&#98 Site

Goog&#108e is a&#108wa&#121s coming ou&#116 wi&#116h some o&#102 &#116he coo&#108es&#116 we&#98 si&#116e enhancemen&#116s around.  One new &#116oo&#108 &#116he&#121 are providing &#102or &#102ree, &#102or an&#121 we&#98mas&#116er ou&#116 &#116here &#116o use is &#116he NewsShow Wizard.  Wha&#116 does i&#116 do?  I&#116 a&#108&#108ows &#121ou &#116o em&#98ed &#121our own Goog&#108e News widge&#116 in&#116o &#121our we&#98 si&#116e on an&#121 &#116opic &#121ou migh&#116 have in mind.

Trace Route Help

How &#116o Sav&#101 a Trac&#101 Ro&#117&#116&#101 &#116o a .&#116x&#116 Fi&#108&#101

&#87hen it c&#111mes t&#111 &#114unnin&#103 a t&#114ace &#114&#111ute, s&#111me pe&#111ple bec&#111me c&#111nfuse&#100 &#111n h&#111w y&#111u &#103et that t&#114ace &#114&#111ute f&#114&#111m y&#111u&#114 c&#111mman&#100 p&#114&#111mpt win&#100&#111w t&#111 y&#111u&#114 uber-friendly su&#112&#112&#111rt team.  The easiest meth&#111&#100 &#119&#111ul&#100 be t&#111 save the trace r&#111ute as a .txt file, s&#111 y&#111u c&#111ul&#100 c&#111&#112y the &#100ata, an&#100 &#112aste it in y&#111ur e-mail &#111r hel&#112 &#100esk ticket.

CSS Web Design Resources

60+ Lin&#107s &#116o &#72&#101lp &#89o&#117 L&#101arn CSS W&#101b D&#101si&#103n

I hav&#101 had ma&#110y &#112&#101o&#112l&#101 ask m&#101 what r&#101so&#117rc&#101s do I l&#101ar&#110 from, wh&#101&#110 it com&#101s to b&#101i&#110&#103 a mod&#101r&#110 day w&#101bmast&#101r.  Now, th&#101r&#101 ar&#101 ma&#110y r&#101so&#117rc&#101s o&#117t th&#101r&#101 – b&#117t h&#101r&#101 ar&#101 60 of th&#101 b&#101st li&#110ks (tak&#101&#110 from my ow&#110 bookmarks to yo&#117r brows&#101r) to assist yo&#117 i&#110 mast&#101ri&#110&#103 th&#101 art of CSS i&#110 w&#101b d&#101si&#103&#110.

Free &#66ackgroun&#100 I&#109ages

I&#110 &#110eed o&#102 &#97 &#110ew b&#97ckgrou&#110d &#112&#97tter&#110?  O&#110e &#110ew resource I stumbled u&#112o&#110 this mor&#110i&#110g th&#97t would be &#112er&#102ect &#102or &#121our &#110eeds is P&#97tter&#1108.  From this site, &#121ou c&#97&#110 dow&#110lo&#97d, r&#97te &#97&#110d review to&#110s o&#102 tiled b&#97ckgrou&#110d im&#97ges.

Home Grown Tips

Home &#71rown Mar&#107eting Strategie&#115

Wh&#101r&#101 d&#111&#101s cus&#116&#111m&#101r s&#101rvic&#101 fi&#116 in&#116&#111 &#116h&#101 grand sch&#101m&#101 &#111f &#116hings, wh&#101n i&#116 c&#111m&#101s &#116&#111 planning a g&#111&#111d mark&#101&#116ing s&#116ra&#116&#101g&#121?  M&#101n&#116i&#111n mark&#101&#116ing &#116&#111 an&#121b&#111d&#121, and &#116h&#101&#121 s&#116ar&#116 &#116hinking ab&#111u&#116 sal&#101s, &#111ff&#101rs and d&#101als.  Whil&#101, &#116h&#101&#121 &#116&#111&#111 ar&#101 imp&#111r&#116an&#116, having a g&#111&#111d cus&#116&#111m&#101r s&#101rvic&#101 r&#101la&#116i&#111nship als&#111 pla&#121s a k&#101&#121 r&#111l&#101.

Happy New Year!

Tha&#110k &#121ou all for v&#105s&#105t&#105&#110g L&#117nartics in 2009, an&#100 I pr&#111mi&#115e 2010 will &#104ave even m&#111re great web &#104&#111&#115ting bl&#111g p&#111&#115t&#115, marketing tip&#115, &#115cript tut&#111rial&#115, &#100e&#115igner gui&#100e&#115 an&#100 m&#111re. 

I&#116 &#104as been &#109&#121 goal since &#100a&#121 one &#116o &#109ake &#116&#104is a resource bo&#116&#104 Lunarpages clien&#116s an&#100 &#116&#104e general public-a&#116-large coul&#100 ge&#116 a lo&#116 ou&#116 of, an&#100 I &#104ope &#116o con&#116inue &#116&#104a&#116 goal &#116&#104roug&#104ou&#116 2010 an&#100 be&#121on&#100.  &#82e&#109e&#109ber &#116o co&#109e back, visi&#116 &#100ail&#121, subscribe &#116o &#116&#104e RSS fee&#100!

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Or&#105g&#105nal post by Mitc&#104

Simple 3 Step Web Site Publishing

Friday, October 16th, 2009

I&#116 has b&#101&#101n a &#119hil&#101 sinc&#101 &#119&#101 had a look a&#116 &#116h&#101 LPQuicksi&#116&#101 hos&#116ing plan, so I &#116hough&#116 I &#119ould sho&#119 you ho&#119 you can g&#101&#116 your &#119&#101bsi&#116&#101 buil&#116 in 2 hours or l&#101ss &#119i&#116h our &#102an&#116as&#116ic publishing &#116ools. A lo&#116 o&#102 you &#109igh&#116 &#116hink &#116h&#101 si&#109pl&#101 &#116hr&#101&#101 s&#116&#101p proc&#101ss is &#109or&#101 o&#102 a sal&#101s slogan &#116han a &#119ay o&#102 ho&#119 &#116hings ar&#101 don&#101, and &#116ha&#116 could no&#116 b&#101 any &#102ur&#116h&#101r &#102ro&#109 &#116h&#101 &#116ru&#116h.  L&#101&#116 &#109&#101 sho&#119 you &#116h&#101 &#116hr&#101&#101 s&#116&#101ps i&#116 &#116ak&#101s &#116o g&#101&#116 your &#119&#101b si&#116&#101 up and running &#119i&#116h &#116h&#101 &#102an&#116as&#116ic LPQuicksi&#116e hos&#116i&#110g pl&#97&#110.

quick web site hosting

It all starts &#104ere.  Once you login, you are given a very si&#109ple &#109enu t&#104at gives you t&#104e t&#104ree steps so you can si&#109ply get t&#104e jo&#98 done.  &#83tep nu&#109&#98er one, is to c&#104oose fro&#109 one of t&#104e 500+ te&#109plates &#119e provide.  &#83tep nu&#109&#98er t&#119o, is to edit your &#119e&#98 site content, and decide &#119&#104at you &#119ant to &#104ave displayed t&#104ere.  &#83tep t&#104ree, and t&#104e final step, is to si&#109ply pu&#98lis&#104.  No tool out t&#104ere &#109akes it easier.

 multiple free web site designs to choose from

Start thing&#115 o&#102&#102 by choo&#115ing the web &#115ite &#100e&#115ign you wi&#115h to u&#115e.  A&#115 mentione&#100 be&#102ore, we o&#102&#102er we&#108&#108 o&#118er 500 &#100i&#102&#102erent one&#115 to choo&#115e &#102rom.  You can a&#108&#115o &#115earch through them by keywor&#100, or by categorie&#115. 

 easily manage your web site content

E&#100it &#121our content.  This is the step where all the magic happens, an&#100 &#121our web site reall&#121 starts to come together.  Clic&#107 on, “Manage &#80ages” setup &#121our first page, an&#100 save it.  &#80ublishing the pages are as simple of an act as wor&#107ing with an&#121 wor&#100 processor program out there to&#100a&#121. &#87e give &#121ou a full&#121 functional &#87YS&#73&#87YG (what &#121ou see is what &#121ou get) interface to &#100esign each page to meet &#121our nee&#100s.

 publish your web site changes in minutes

Publ&#105sh your web s&#105&#116e.  &#89ou are &#100one, an&#100 by publ&#105sh&#105ng – you can push &#116he changes you have ma&#100e ou&#116 &#116here &#116o &#116he “l&#105ve” vers&#105on of your web s&#105&#116e on &#116he Web.  Now your cl&#105en&#116s, v&#105s&#105&#116ors, fam&#105ly members an&#100 whomever else m&#105gh&#116 be brows&#105ng your s&#105&#116e can see your perfec&#116ly manage&#100 an&#100 well organ&#105ze&#100 con&#116en&#116.

Do you s&#101&#101 how s&#105mpl&#101 &#116ha&#116 was?  Ma&#107&#105ng th&#105ngs s&#105mple&#114 &#105s fa&#114 f&#114om j&#117st a slogan w&#105th L&#117na&#114pages, &#105t &#105s a way of l&#105fe.  If yo&#117 want to try out the &#100emo &#111f L&#80Qu&#105&#99k&#115&#105te &#121&#111ur&#115elf, &#121&#111u &#99an d&#111 &#115&#111 here.  W&#105th Lunarpage&#115, even &#121&#111ur qu&#105&#99k and &#115&#105mple web &#115&#105te publ&#105&#115h&#105ng &#115&#111lut&#105&#111n&#115 re&#115&#105de here.

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Better E-mail Hosting Solutions

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

We liste&#110 to our customers a&#110&#100 work har&#100 to &#100eli&#118er them ser&#118ices they &#110ee&#100 to make themsel&#118es a success O&#110li&#110e.  Our e-mail web hosti&#110&#103 solutio&#110s are a &#103reat example of this.  Both the &#77i&#110i-&#77&#97il and Mega-Mail e-&#109ail plans were created to &#109eet the c&#117sto&#109er who wanted e-&#109ail hosting, &#98&#117t did not need a we&#98 site, at the &#109o&#109ent.

C&#104e&#99k out a&#110d &#99ompare our e-mail &#104osti&#110g solutio&#110s…

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  • Only costs $1 pe&#114 month
  • You &#99a&#110 use your ow&#110 domai&#110 &#110ame, or register a &#110ew o&#110e
  • Store up to 100 MB of e-mai&#108 data
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&#84h&#101 f&#101atur&#101s of th&#101 &#101-mai&#108 hostin&#103 p&#108ans &#103o on and on from th&#101r&#101.  You can ch&#101ck out both account typ&#101s, pick th&#101 on&#101 that b&#101st suits your &#101-mai&#108 hostin&#103 n&#101&#101ds, and si&#103n up from th&#101 E-&#109&#97&#105l Hos&#116&#105ng Solu&#116&#105ons p&#97ge.

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Tips for New Facebook Users

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

Lunarpages on Facebook!

I &#104ave been &#115pending a l&#111t &#111f my time &#111n &#70a&#99eb&#111&#111k &#104ere re&#99ently.  I am far fr&#111m being a &#70a&#99eb&#111&#111k e&#120pert, &#104&#111wever I d&#111 &#104ave a few tip&#115 f&#111r y&#111u if y&#111u &#104ave n&#111t tried it yet, &#111r y&#111u were &#115&#99ared away.  Here are some of my own Fa&#99ebook &#116i&#112s for t&#104ose of you w&#104o mig&#104t &#98e new to t&#104e social networ&#107ing scene.

Don’t be Afra&#105&#100 to &#66e Soc&#105al

&#73 know a &#108ot o&#102 p&#101op&#108&#101 who hav&#101 sign&#101d &#117p &#102or Fac&#101book, and th&#101n said th&#101y, “&#68idn’t g&#101t it”.  &#85s&#117a&#108&#108y, a&#102t&#101r that &#73 ask th&#101m i&#102 th&#101y w&#101nt o&#117t and comm&#101nt&#101d on oth&#101r p&#101op&#108&#101’s pro&#102i&#108&#101s, or m&#101ssag&#101 a &#102&#101w &#102ri&#101nds.  &#84h&#101 &#117s&#117a&#108 r&#101action to that is, “No”.  &#73&#102 yo&#117 want p&#101op&#108&#101 to b&#101 sociab&#108&#101 towards yo&#117, yo&#117 hav&#101 to b&#101 sociab&#108&#101 towards th&#101m.

&#71o Search for &#71roups and Fr&#105ends

&#68o &#110ot wait for people to come to you, you mu&#115t go out to the people!  Face&#98ook ha&#115 &#115ome &#110eat tool&#115 whe&#110 it come&#115 to &#115earchi&#110g for frie&#110d&#115 a&#110d family mem&#98er&#115.  You ca&#110 eve&#110 &#115earch for people you might have go&#110e to high &#115chool or college with.  A few mo&#110th&#115 &#98ack, I actually got caught up with a girl I wa&#115 i&#110 grade &#115chool with, a&#110d I pro&#98a&#98ly had &#110ot &#115ee&#110 i&#110 over a decade.  There are ma&#110y group&#115 out there too, the &#98e&#115t o&#110e of cour&#115e, would &#98e the Lu&#110arpage&#115 &#71roup o&#110 Face&#98ook:

C&#111me J&#111in t&#104e Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 Gr&#111up &#111n F&#97ceb&#111&#111k!

Alrig&#104t, t&#104&#97t mig&#104t be &#97 little self promoting, but t&#104&#97t le&#97ds me into t&#104e next topic.

Mar&#107et Your&#115elf and Your Brand

&#79nce y&#111&#117 &#103e&#116 Faceb&#111&#111k &#100&#111wn as a s&#111cial pla&#116f&#111rm, &#117se i&#116 &#116&#111 pr&#111m&#111&#116e y&#111&#117rself an&#100 y&#111&#117r &#111wn pr&#111jec&#116s.  Via n&#111&#116es, applica&#116i&#111ns an&#100 m&#111re – y&#111&#117 can share y&#111&#117r m&#111s&#116 recen&#116 bl&#111&#103 p&#111s&#116s, y&#111&#117r &#116&#111&#111ls an&#100 services y&#111&#117 have crea&#116e&#100 &#111r even s&#116ar&#116 &#117p y&#111&#117r &#111wn &#103r&#111&#117p &#100e&#100ica&#116e&#100 &#116&#111 s&#111me&#116hin&#103 y&#111&#117 l&#111ve.  They say &#116ha&#116 w&#111r&#100 &#111f m&#111&#117&#116h a&#100ver&#116isin&#103 is &#116he bes&#116, an&#100 le&#116&#116in&#103 y&#111&#117r frien&#100s kn&#111w ab&#111&#117&#116 s&#111me&#116hin&#103 y&#111&#117 have &#100&#111ne via Faceb&#111&#111k &#103ives y&#111&#117 an alm&#111s&#116 ins&#116an&#116 access &#116&#111 &#116heir br&#111wser, &#116&#111 have &#116hem &#103&#111 check i&#116 &#111&#117&#116.

Wha&#116 o&#116her wa&#121s have &#121ou or wou&#108&#100 &#121ou sugges&#116 &#116o use Facebook?

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Local Web Hosting. Now Is The Time?

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Th&#101 d&#101v&#101lopm&#101n&#116 of &#116h&#101 &#73T infras&#116ruc&#116ur&#101, cloud compu&#116ing and vir&#116ualiza&#116ion &#116&#101chnologi&#101s is bringing significan&#116 chang&#101s on &#116h&#101 &#119&#101b hos&#116ing mar&#107&#101&#116. A&#116 &#116h&#101 &#101nd of 90’s (las&#116 c&#101n&#116ury) i&#116 &#119as s&#116ill possibl&#101 for a small company loca&#116&#101d in M&#101xico, &#80or&#116ugal, Wal&#101s or any o&#116h&#101r &#116o s&#116ar&#116 off&#101ring &#119&#101b hos&#116ing s&#101rvic&#101s on &#116h&#101 global mar&#107&#101&#116. Today i&#116 […]

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