Tutorial category: Advanced

How to check if your domain resolves correctly How to check if your domain resolves correctly

It's sometimes hard to understand if the domain resolves to the right server, or if the propagation has completed. Today […]

Enable gzip Compression Enable gzip Compression

Gzip compression can make your website faster by reducing the amount of data that needs to be downloaded from the […]

How to use SpamAssassin (advanced) How to use SpamAssassin (advanced)

On SupportHost we use SpamAssassin to protect our customers' email accounts from spam. SpamAssassin is active by default on all […]

Speed up your website with CloudFlare Speed up your website with CloudFlare

We have a partnership with CloudFlare, a CDN (Content Delivery Network), for more info you can visit their website (https://cloudflare.com/ […]

SSH SSH

To use SSH access it is necessary to buy the related addon. In a few hours you will receive a […]

Custom php.ini Custom php.ini

Our hosting service allows to customise the php.ini file to edit some server settings depending from your needs. All you […]

Eliminate a SSL certificate Eliminate a SSL certificate

To install an SSL certificate for free check this guide. If you have installed an SSL certificate and you want […]

Install a free SSL certificate Install a free SSL certificate

Every night the server executes a check installing automatically all the certificates needed. For this process to work the domain […]

What are error pages? What are error pages?

Error pages are shown when a user tries to access a url that gives an error. Most common types are: […]

Edit the local hosts file Edit the local hosts file

What's the purpose of the hosts file on your computer and why to edit it? Every website is hosted on […]

What is a cron job? What is a cron job?

A Cron job is a routine that launches a script on regular time intervals. For example you might have a script […]

How to do a traceroute with a Mac How to do a traceroute with a Mac

Traceroute is an utility that records the route between your computer and the server where your website is hosted. To […]