WEB HOSTING 101

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A Beginner’s Guide to Web Hosting

Next to your domain name, web hosting is the most important thing for your transition into an online presence.

Web hosting is a solution that allows your business or idea’s website be published onto the internet. As mentioned in our post Domain Names And Why You Should Have Onea domain is comparable to your street address. Web hosting is the plot of land you purchase to build your house on. 

A web hosting provider specializes in providing the technical services needed to host your website. Your website is stored on our servers. When someone types your domain into their browser it will redirect them to your “plot of land” on our server.

How Undaunted can help.

Website hosting and development can be very confusing when you aren’t specialized in it and Undaunted is here to help. If you succeed, we succeed. Here are a few of our awesome features:

  • WordPress Security and Website Hardening built in to our control panel.
  • Built in website performance scanning tools.
  • Rapidly deploy WordPress with our deployment tools.
  • We perform daily backups to multiple locations to ensure redundancy.
  • We have plans for everyone from startups to large business.
  • Plesk, our industry-standard control panel is globally trusted and supported.
  • We offer SSL Certificates to lower the risk of customer’s sensitive information being stolen or tampered with.

 Do what you do best and outsource the rest.
– Peter Drucker

The Undaunted Hosting Model

In today’s world, Cyber crimes are becoming more frequent by the day. Undaunted has a number of mitigations in place to help in the unfortunate event of an attack.

  • We perform daily backups to a number of locations both on and off site.
  • We have built in security hardening tools to help secure customer websites.
  • Our malware scanning software will help detect known malware in it’s early stages.
  • We come from the IT world and have a lot of experience with both preemptive security as well as response.
  • Website monitoring tools that notify as soon as a website goes offline.
  • Our website monitoring tools can also be configured to look for keywords on your website. If the keyword is changed you will be alerted immediately (this is great for detecting hijacked websites).

It is very difficult and time consuming to run a business. At Undaunted, we strive to take weight off of your shoulders by doing what other hosts won’t. 

Re-inventing Managed Web Hosting

Managed Web Hosting

In our eyes, our most unique and specialized feature is our website management. Our website management packages provide a number of services to relieve some of your stress and allows you to focus on running your business.

Our website management provides services such as:

  • Website Updates – We will update your WordPress and associated plugins!
  • Content Updates – No time to maintain a website? We assist with updating your website content.
  • Website Migration – Moving to us? We’ll assist with the moving process.
  • SSL Installation – We will install your new and renewed SSL certificates.
  • Website Optimization – Our specialists will help dial in your website’s performance.
  • Uptime Monitoring – Be the first to know if your website goes down!
  • Security Scans – We scan your website for known malware
  • Need something else? Just reach out!

Need help building your website too? Check out our website design and development! At Undaunted you’re not just a number, you’re family. If we can help you succeed, we succeed.

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