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Latest news and updates from jHost.

How DNS Works

Posted (3 weeks ago).

DNS, or Domain Name System, is a crazy-cool system of resolving domain name requests to their appropriate sources.  DNS is a powerful tool for those who understand how to use it.  But, let’s not get too technical (that’s what our support site is for). 

jHost Nominated for a WOTD Award

Posted (9 months ago).

We’re thrilled to announce that, thanks to a ton of great work from our digital agency partners, jHost has been nominated for Website of the Day (WOTD) by the CSS Design Awards.

Why Fast Web Hosting is Critical for Businesses

Posted (1 year ago).

Fast web hosting might be something quite overrated. It’s also pretty confusing. There’s all these abbreviations; VPS, Shared, Cloud, dedicated, semi-dedicated, and more. Why does it matter and what questions should you ask?

Friday the 13th: 8 Bad Things That Won’t Happen at jHost

Posted (1 year ago).

Today is Friday the 13th and we thought we’d run down the list of 8 scary things that won’t happen to jHost customers. 

Do I need HIPAA Compliance?

Posted (1 year ago).

If you’re at all involved in the health industry, the short answer is probably yes. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) states that any company that deals with protected health information (PHI, if you’d like another acronym to memorize) has to adhere to the required physical, network, and process security measures. Covered entities,

A Few Free CDNs to Increase Loading Speed

Posted (1 year ago).

You’ve heard about us talking about how Content Delivery Networks (or CDNs) increase page loading speed, but did you know there are a handful of free ones out there that host some of the more popular libraries like Twitter Bootstrap, jQuery and Font Awesome?  Well, there are.