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RackNerd Giveaway Video #2 Now on LowEndBoxTV: How to Get Free Udemy Courses!

Would you like some awesome technical education for free? Who wouldn’t! Well-known education provider Udemy periodically offers many of their courses for free and LowEndTalk has a thread dedicated to helping you find and claim these free deals. We covered this in an earlier post but now we’re back with a LowEndBoxTV video.  And this […]

Udemy Has Free Courses on Python, Linux, SQL, Machine Learning, and More!

Training powerhouse Udemy frequently releases free courses for limited time periods. Obviously, their hope is that you’ll try out their instruction, like what you see, and then purchase additional courses. LowEndTalk member @Arkas created a thread since September 12 with links to these free courses.  They come and go quickly – typically 24-48 hours, or […]

Guest Tutorial: Marketing 101 for Providers

Tags: , , Date/Time: August 11, 2021 @ 12:00 pm, by raindog308

Recently, LowEndTalk’s @SirFoxy posted a tutorial entitled Marketing 101. As he observed, “generally speaking, hosts have zero clue on how to sell.” While this not true of all hosts (as his article illustrates), it is definitely true that many hosts are more comfortable configuring servers than they are handling the commercial side of their businesses.  […]

Provider 911: Why Aren’t You Selling on eBay?

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: August 5, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

Do you sell VPS services on eBay? What? Yes, it’s true that on one of the world’s biggest marketplaces, you can buy VPS services along with Beanie Babies, sports cards, and DDR2 RAM. If you search eBay for “VPS” or “Linux VPS” you’ll find pagefulls of listings. Interestingly, there aren’t as many as you’d think, […]

Provider 911: Tricks of the LowEnd Marketing Masters

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: August 2, 2021 @ 12:00 pm, by raindog308

It’s no secret that some hosts have found ways to make their offers stand out on LowEndTalk and other hosting forums.  If you look at LowEndTalk’s offers category, you’ll see a myriad of offers and the question for the aspiring provider is “how do I stand out from the pack”? First, the basics of any […]

Advertise with LowEndBox and LowEndTalk!

Advertising on LowEndBox and LowEndTalk offers a powerful solution for Internet advertising. Since 2008, we’ve offered our advertisers a very focused audience that comes to our site every day to look for the products and services that you’re selling. Your brand will benefit from exposure to: A passionate audience of readers and viewers that range from […]

Providers: Partner with LowEndBox!

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: April 23, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

Being a provider means mastering many challenges – customer support, security, networks, and many more.  One of the most challenging is marketing.  How do you get the word out about your services?  How do you stand out from the crowd? If you’re looking for new ways to reach your audience and don’t have the budget […]

Providers: Partner with LowEndBox!

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: March 9, 2021 @ 5:36 pm, by raindog308

Being a provider means mastering many challenges – customer support, security, networks, and many more.  One of the most challenging is marketing.  How do you get the word out about your services?  How do you stand out from the crowd? If you’re looking for new ways to reach your audience and don’t have the budget […]

Provider 911: Responding When Something Bad Has Happened

Tags: , , , Date/Time: October 26, 2020 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

In 1982, seven people in the Chicago area died after they bought and consumed Extra Strength Tylenol capsules. An investigation determined that the capsules had been laced with cyanide by parties unknown. Johnson & Johnson, the makers of Tylenol, responded by immediately removing all Tylenol products (even those not involved) from shelves across America, at […]

Provider 911: How Do I Stand Out in the Market?

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: October 4, 2020 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

One of the most important questions a provider can ask himself is: why should someone buy from me instead of from a competitor? In marketing, this is called differentiation. In the early days of hosting, the market was rapidly expanding and anyone could show up, offer services, and attract customers. Today this is no longer […]