Most reliable and fastest hosting in 2016 (millions of uptime and speed tests)

This post summarizes all monthly reports about how 15 hosts performed in 2016. This outlines more than 11 millions of measurements. Also, in this post I will name the most reliable and the fastest hosting in 2016 according to the tests among the hosts I've been monitoring.   Intro I've been monitoring the performance (uptime, full page load time and application performance index) of … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – January 2017 Roundup (15 Hosts Drift)

Here's the 12th Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for January 2017! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and I'll show you you the results right now. In general, this contest's result can be described as "The hosts continue drifting". By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and charts here. All monitored hosts are … [Read more...]

Can You Use Time To First Byte (TTFB) To Judge Hosting Speed (after 11.7 mln tests)?

I've seen many hosting reviews in which Time To First Byte (TTFB) or Server Response Time is directly associated with hosting speed. Sort of, the smaller Time To First Byte, the faster web hosting. This research is based on 125 hosting-months of continuous testing and monitoring the performance of different hosts. I will show you how really much TTFB has to do with hosting speed. There were 11 … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – December 2016 Roundup (15 Hosts, The Affordable Win)

Here's the 11th Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for December 2016! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and I'll show you you the results right now. In general, this contest's result can be described as "Affordable hosts outperformed more expensive ones". By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and charts here. All … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – November 2016 Roundup (15 Consistent)

Here's the tenth Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for November 2016! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and you are about to see the results right now. In general, the result can be described as consistent by speed - the fastest win without sudden benchmark tests failures. By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and … [Read more...]

Slow Redirect Plugin Or How To Make Affiliate Links Faster (Tutorial)

In this tutorial I'll show you how to make your affiliate links work much faster. It's extremely useful if you use a redirect plugin or an affiliate link management plugin which started to work very slowly for you (this was exactly my case).   Intro One day I found out that my affiliate links started working very slowly. Visitors clicked my affiliate links, and it took tens of … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – October 2016 Roundup (15 Mashup)

Here's the ninth Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for October 2016! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and you are about to see the results right now. The general result can be described as the middle class wins! By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and charts here. All monitored hosts are presented in the … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – September 2016 Roundup (15 Hosts Turbulence)

Here's the eight Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for September 2016! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and you are about to see the results right now. There was quite a turbulence in hosts performance this month! By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and charts here. All monitored hosts are presented in the … [Read more...]

How To Create An Interactive 3D Infographic With No Skills And For Free (TinkerCad + SketchFab)

In this article I'll show you the easiest way how you can create 3D infographic (3D design, images) for free from scratch. I'll also show my own 3D infographic example (and I give it away for free!) of using this 3D approach in blogging. Besides, I'll give you some ideas how you can use this 3D stuff easily to stand out in the crowd of other bloggers. Read this article and let your creativity go … [Read more...]

Hosting Performance Contest – August 2016 Roundup (15 Hosts Clash)

Here's the seventh Monthly Hosting Performance Contest Roundup for August 2016! I've been testing 15 hosts in a non-stop manner the whole month and you are about to see the results right now. The competing for the title of the best hosts in August Contest was challenging! By the way, you can find the latest roundups here and the performance tables and charts here. This month I added … [Read more...]