We Want YOU (To Succeed!)

One reason we got into the hosting business here at RFE Hosting: We had seen first hand the way that so many other companies in the industry treat their customers poorly, and we felt like business owners and website administrators deserve better. Contrary to the approach that many hosting businesses take, hosting should not merely be about passively charging “rent” in exchange for the use of a server: it should be an active, hands-on experience that involves working with and guiding customers; … [Read more...]

You are More than a Paycheck (So Find a Host Who Values YOU!)

Owning a small business is more than just a job--in fact, you could even say it’s more than just a career. It’s a life calling. It means pouring your heart and soul into a company, striving to provide your customers and clients with the best product and the best service possible, and working hard to lead and inspire your employees. In today’s world, one of the most crucial elements of running a successful business is creating a successful online presence. That’s why choosing a web host is a big … [Read more...]

4 Criteria for Choosing the Best Hosting Company

The phrase “hosting company” brings up over twenty-four million results on Google: so as virtually any small business owner knows, choosing between all those options can seem like an overwhelming decision. As history has shown, however, a quality web host can help facilitate online success--and, conversely, a sub-par host can do a lot to undermine success. Although choosing a host is important, it doesn’t need to be stressful. The following four criteria can help you tell the good, from the bad, … [Read more...]

Constructing the Perfect Business Email

Email is the most common form of communication in the business world, yet many professionals still struggle to write emails suited for the workplace. If you find yourself unsure of your writing abilities, continue reading for some tips on constructing the perfect business email.Use a personalized email addressA personalized email address is simply one that is directly tied to your company, as opposed to an email address with its name tied to one of the major sites Gmail, Yahoo, etc. … [Read more...]

Websites that Changed the World

Preparing to start a website for your company or organization? The odds are good that you are more interested in brand building, marketing, and ROI more than changing the world--but still, a little inspiration can go a long way toward achieving any goal. In the spirit of starting a new website, here are a few websites that have changed the world forever! Google. The most obvious pick of all. A search engine that truly can find the highest-quality, most relevant results on the web really makes … [Read more...]

Why is WordPress so Popular?

WordPress is the most popular web hosting option available, powering roughly one in every four sites on the internet. Most web hosting companies (RFE Hosting included) offer free one-click installation of WordPress, and that is just one item in a long list of reasons why most experts believe that WordPress is only going to get bigger with time. So if you’re preparing to create or redesign a website for your company, the question you are probably asking yourself is, “Why is WordPress so popular?” … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Managing an Ecommerce Website

E-Commerce is the wave of the future. It offers tremendous potential for the savvy business owners who manage to wield its power. Here are 5 tips that can help you be successful in the industry.Use (and hone) conversion-based landing pages. Sure, a lot of organic traffic may end up on your homepage: but, with smart SEO and advertising campaigns (which will both be discussed in greater detail later in this article) you can ensure that a good portion of customers end up directly on a … [Read more...]

8 Tips for Promoting A Company Website

Getting your website up and running smoothly is only the first half of the battle. Though getting this far certainly signifies a great deal of hard work and dedication, your new website will ultimately fail to meet its goals unless you continue working hard to promote it. Here are a few of the most important steps you can take in order to do just that.Social media. In case you haven’t noticed, social media is the place to be in today’s online world. Social media accounts are a near … [Read more...]

Common Mistakes That First Time Website Owners Make

Starting a website for your company is one of the best investments you can make for the future. Not only are websites necessary for building trust and facilitating consumer research in this day and age, they can also become profitable online marketplaces for many businesses. Unfortunately, business owners are not always web experts--and all too many first time website owners fall into the same predictable traps. With a bit of research and education, however, you can avoid most of the common … [Read more...]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Website

Building a successful professional website requires more than just hard work: it requires a vision. Before you invest in starting a website, take time for serious reflection and answer these 5 questions: What are my goals? In order for your website to be successful, you need to define what success means for you and your company. For some, e-commerce is the end game. Others are content with promotion and consumer education. Still others hope to profit off of online advertising while possibly … [Read more...]

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