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HostingSource is a multi-faceted company with a mission to serve all

HostingSource is a multi-faceted company with a mission to serve all

Interview with Ron Sznol, CEO of HostingSource

HostingSource is a company that has a mission to serve every type of industry. Unlike other hosting companies, they seek out facilities that serve different industries well and diversify as much as possible. I had the opportunity to get on the phone with Ron Sznol so he can tell us more about the mission of HostingSource and how they do what they do so well.

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They created an awesome control panel and took the world by storm

They created an awesome control panel and took the world by storm

Interview with Pavel Guralnik, VP at ISPsystem

ISPsystem is a popular control panel that permeates the global market. They especially built traction where other control panels didn't exist. Today, ISPsystem is a popular company serving markets that seek reliable web management at low costs. It was really interesting to learn about the history of the brand by Pavel Guralnik, who is a VP at the company, and who gave me the low-down on how the company started and what products are served by ISPsystem. It's really good stuff, and you can tell he's passionate about his brand.

Have a read about the story behind ISPsystem.

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Starting a hosting company in your 20s? Learn how Peter Holden of Hostwinds did it

Starting a hosting company in your 20s? Learn how Peter Holden of Hostwinds did it

Interview with Peter Holden, CEO of Hostwinds

A few weeks ago, we had the opportunity to talk to Peter Holden, the twenty-something CEO of Hostwinds, a hosting company that has been growing momentum and is among the top at Inc 500.

That's pretty amazing for a company started by a young kid. But having younger blood often opens doors to opportunities for consumers that the older folk (no offense, people) may not otherwise think of. For example, Hostwinds is known for its Minecraft hosting. You can imagine how many people are eating that up.

I'll let Peter tell you his story.

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The Top 20 South African Web Designers Share Their Insights

The Top 20 South African Web Designers Share Their Insights

Before I left Google to build HostAdvice, I was (among other things) regional marketing manager of Google South Africa. Every visit to the country was filled with the feeling that people there enjoy life and loves their country. For me, the presentations I gave in Google Events, were the most enjoyable I had till this very day. All because of the people I met, the laughter I heard and the beauty of the country. I wanted to go back and learn what the state of the internet industry in South Africa is? How well do web designers understand the importance of their web hosting in their business (do they even know where their site is hosted?).

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ScopeHosts is Huge in India: A Sit Down with Siddesh Hoogar

ScopeHosts is Huge in India: A Sit Down with Siddesh Hoogar

Interview with Siddesh Hoogar, Founder of ScopeHosts

Sometimes you find yourself in an accidental profession. I'd like to say Siddesh's career path brought him into hosting accidentally, though he had the experience and loved it.

We learned more about his business and what he offers. It's a fun story to see how this small Indian company now has a global presence.

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