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Common Uses for a VPS

Date/Time: June 5, 2021 @ 12:19 pm, by Jon Biloh

What are 5 common uses for a LowEndBox (aka a cheap VPS)? LowEndBox recently ran a poll asking that question and in this FAQ article, we’ll highlight the most common use cases for a LowEndBox. Are you looking for ideas on what to purpose your VPS for? Looking to get started on a new project? […]

Why You Want a Low End Box

Date/Time: June 5, 2021 @ 12:13 pm, by Jon Biloh

We define a “Low-EndBox” as a cheap virtual server.  “Cheap” is obviously relative and changes over time.  When LEB started, cheap cloud hosting meant a 64MB RAM server for $5 or less.  Today you can easily get 1GB of RAM (16x the resources) for the same price, and without much effort you can probably find […]

What is LowEndTalk.com?

Date/Time: May 19, 2021 @ 12:28 pm, by Jon Biloh

One of the Internet’s busiest and most engaging hosting related forums is our very own LowEndTalk.com – the message board companion to LowEndBox.com. Known for its spirited discussion and strong community, LowEndTalk.com is a great place to chat about the hosting industry, technology in general, or anything at all! On top of all of the […]

How does a hosting provider get featured on LowEndBox?

Date/Time: May 18, 2021 @ 12:09 pm, by Jon Biloh

Hundreds of thousands of users visit LowEndBox per month, looking for deals on services from companies like yours. We’re interested in featuring quality companies offering great services at a discount. If you have a service you would like featured on LowEndBox, read more about our guidelines and then submit your offer to our Help Desk. […]

Which VPS providers does LowEndBox recommend?

Date/Time: May 18, 2021 @ 12:04 pm, by Jon Biloh

All hosting and VPS providers featured on LowEndBox pass a basic review and reliability check prior to their offers being published. That said, we always recommend that buyers conduct their own research to ensure they are making an educated buying decision. To help make the search for VPS providers easier we have compiled a number […]

Advertise on LowEndBox and LowEndTalk

Date/Time: May 18, 2021 @ 11:57 am, by Jon Biloh

LowEndBox and LowEndTalk are ad supported and the ongoing hosting, maintenance, content creation and overhead of our websites is significant. Our advertisers (generally hosting providers or other technology companies) make it possible for us to continue our mission of publishing great hosting deals and quality content and so we sincerely appreciate the support of our […]

What location is best for VPS Hosting?

Date/Time: May 29, 2020 @ 4:34 pm, by Jon Biloh

There is no best datacenter location for VPS hosting, just the location that is best for you. In the United States, datacenters in California and New York are especially popular because of their ability to serve the United States effectively plus either Asia (CA) or Europe (NY). If you have a large US audience and […]

Do I need to be technically-inclined to use a VPS?

Date/Time: May 29, 2020 @ 12:40 pm, by Jon Biloh

Yes and No. A Linux VPS does require some technical understanding because you will generally be accessing it using either a web hosting control panel, like cPanel, or by a terminal session (text only). On the other hand, a Windows based VPS is very easy to use because you access it using Windows Remote Desktop, […]

When is the right time to upgrade from Shared Hosting to a VPS?

Date/Time: May 29, 2020 @ 12:35 pm, by Jon Biloh

That depends on a number of factors which we’ve explained in detail in a recent article about Why and When to Use a VPS instead of Shared Hosting. Essentially it comes down to: If you are just looking to host a simple website or blog and do not anticipate much traffic/visitors, then starting off with […]

Can a VPS be DDoS Protected?

Date/Time: May 29, 2020 @ 12:30 pm, by Jon Biloh

Yes! While DDoS attacks are getting a little less common when it comes to simple high-volume/high-traffic attack patterns LowEndBox has featured numerous cheap VPS plans that offer DDoS Protection. Check out a full list of DDoS protected hosting plans.

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