‘Web Hosting’ Videos

  • Tim Nash: Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Host?

    Tim Nash: Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Host?

    WordCamp London 2017Speaker: Tim Nash

    June 2, 2017 — Shared, VPS, Dedicated, Cloud, Dedicated PS, Dedicated Cloud, Co-lo what does any of that mean welcome to the world of hosting with its bizarre vocabulary and massive amount of marketing spin. It can often be confusing just working out what hosting companies do let alone, if their products and services are suitable for your project.

    In this talk Tim will guide you through the world of hosting, looking at what the different offerings mean trying to break down the vocabulary of hosting into terms that are easy to understand. To help you find out what products and services might be right for your next site. He will go through some of the key things to look for and questions you should be asking about any products/service. Finally he will challenge some of the preconceived notions and show how in the right services free can sometime be the

  • Marc Nilius: hoster.wtf – Konfigurations-Absurditäten in der deutschen Hosterlandschaft

    Marc Nilius: hoster.wtf – Konfigurations-Absurditäten in der deutschen Hosterlandschaft

    WordCamp Berlin 2017Speaker: Marc Nilius

    May 16, 2017 — Durch meine tägliche Arbeit mit meinen Kunden und deren Websites habe ich Einblicke in die Konfigurationen diverser Hoster im deutschsprachigen Raum. Dabei erlebe ich immer wieder lustige, interessante oder erschreckende Besonderheiten der jeweiligen Hoster. Der Vortrag richtet sich an Fortgeschrittene, jedoch geht es nicht um komplexe Serverkonfiguration, sondern um einfache Dinge, die jeder bei der Einrichtung einer WordPress-Installation benötigt.

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  • Adam Sink: Managing Managed WordPress Hosting

    Adam Sink: Managing Managed WordPress Hosting

    WordCamp Phoenix 2016Speaker: Adam Sink

    October 28, 2016 — During this presentation, we’ll take a look at how we designed and grew our Managed WordPress product at GoDaddy. Best practices, pitfalls, lessons learned, and a look toward the future as the largest Managed WordPress host.

  • Kenji Kojima: ファーストサーバが考える企業とコミュニティの関わり ~無料テーマのテンプレートキングも公式テーマに挑戦~

    Kenji Kojima: ファーストサーバが考える企業とコミュニティの関わり ~無料テーマのテンプレートキングも公式テーマに挑戦~

    WordCamp Kansai 2016Speaker: Kenji Kojima

    July 28, 2016 — WordPressと深い関わりのあるレンタルサーバ。
    ファーストサーバでは簡単インストールなどの機能を提供からはじまり
    WordCampの協賛などでコミュニティとの繋がりも徐々に深まってきました。
    そういった繋がりから我々が得たもの、逆にこちらから出来たことなどを
    中心に企業とコミュニティの関係についてお話しします。
    また、現在チャレンジしているテンプレートキングの公式テーマ登録の
    背景などについてのお話もしたいと思います。

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  • Ryszard Dałkowski: Życie jest trudną sztuką wyboru!

    Ryszard Dałkowski: Życie jest trudną sztuką wyboru!

    WordCamp Warsaw 2014Speaker: Ryszard Dałkowski

    March 18, 2015 — Chcę mieć stronę w sieci. I chcę ją robić sam. I może kiedyś na niej zarabiać. Wybieram WordPress. Tyle wiem. Ale co dalej? Gdzie i w jaki sposób ją uruchomię – hosting czy chmura, serwer czy serwis? Od razu duży czy całkiem mały? Co będzie dalej? Co wybrać? Jak żyć? Scenariusz ze slajdów przeprowadzi nas przez żywy pokaz, który pozwoli znaleźć odpowiedzi, poznać konsekwencje i ślepe uliczki naszych wyborów. Dla Ciebie i Twojej firmy.

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  • Cal Evans: The Basics of Hosting

    Cal Evans: The Basics of Hosting

    WordCamp Orlando 2014Speaker: Cal Evans

    March 8, 2015 — This talk covers the basics of website hosting. It does not make recommendations as to who to host with, it will help yous understand the terms used and the concepts that are bandied about.

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  • Ben Howard: Hosting and Security Workshop

    Ben Howard: Hosting and Security Workshop

    WordCamp Maui 2015Speaker: Ben Howard

    March 4, 2015 — This session talks about various large and small hosting companies, and how to look for the features you will need, including databases, domains, and bandwidth.
    You still need to make sure your WordPress site is locked down and secure. There are a number of free and paid security plug-ins that help keep the bad guys out of your information.

  • Joseph Herbrandson: WordPress Security - Fundamentals for Professionals

    Joseph Herbrandson: WordPress Security – Fundamentals for Professionals

    WordCamp Baltimore 2014Speaker: Joseph Herbrandson

    November 22, 2014 — No matter the niche, website security is important to everyone doing business on the Internet. Simply existing on the Web turns users into virtual targets for digital thieves and opportunists. While seemingly mysterious, and often over-complicated, proper security begins with a basic understanding of do’s and don’t’s, and why’s and why not’s. Let’s cut through the red tape and talk about what matters: knowing how to protect your business on the Internet and on your WordPress site.

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  • Jeff Matson: Choosing a WordPress Host

    Jeff Matson: Choosing a WordPress Host

    WordCamp Maine 2014Speaker: Jeff Matson

    October 13, 2014 — Choosing a WordPress host can be a challenge in itself. With millions of hosts out there and new ones appearing every day, users from novice to advance can often be confused in which host to choose from. In this session, Jeff will be discussing the best methods in find a host that appropriately suits your needs.

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  • Jeff Matson: Choosing a WordPress Host

    Jeff Matson: Choosing a WordPress Host

    WordCamp Philly 2014Speaker: Jeff Matson

    August 19, 2014 — Choosing a WordPress host can be a challenge in itself. With millions of hosts out there and new ones appearing every day, users from novice to advance can often be confused in which host to choose from. In this session, Jeff discusses the best methods for finding a host that appropriately suits your needs.

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