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A service that runs Internet servers, allowing organizations and individuals to serve content to the Internet.

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May I use Dropbox as hosting for website's static files?

I'm making a website on a free hosting that doesn't have much space or bandwidth. So I considered using Dropbox Public folder for static files, such as: Javascript, CSS Images Downloads (each a few ...
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How does Trello store my information?

I started using Trello at work to manage my team and liked it, but then my my VP Dev told me we can't store any company information offsite because of regulations (we're working with the finance ...
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How to use a GitHub as a hosting for a small static website?

I have found a project called impress.js on GitHub. This project has a cool demo at http://impress.github.io/impress.js/. How can I use GitHub in a similar way for my projects' demos (or at least ...
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How can I reliably deliver email to Hotmail users?

One of my customers (annoyingly) uses Hotmail for his primary email address. A lot of the time, my emails to him get returned undeliverable due to an over-zealous spam filter. My email is from my ...
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How do I set credit card limits for Amazon EC2?

I just signed-up for Amazon EC2, for a micro instance server. Does anyone know how I can set-up limits on data usage and/or the monthly amount that can be charged to my Credit Card?
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Where can I host EXE files? [closed]

Where and how can I host an EXE file (basically an installer for our desktop product) for users to download (e.g. for trial)? My company uses Google Apps for nearly everything (at least for now). We ...
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How to host a privately shared website on Google Drive?

I've created this html+javascript based website via jalbum. And I'm currently uploading it to Google Drive. Before Google Drive, I was uploading it to Dropbox, but stopped that upload, believing that ...
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imageshack / quick host for webpages?

if I just want to quickly upload an html page as one would upload an image to imageshack. how would I do that? no signing up
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Blog site with existing domain name

I would like to have a blog site, though I have created my own by writing the code. Huhhh... hosting cost is killing me. I have my domain name with me and I just wanted to get the blog where I can use ...
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Is there any way to find out what country a website is hosted in? [closed]

I am trying to find the country of web hosting of a website. Is there any web application online which I can use, or any method to find it?
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How to add several domain names?

I signed up for Google Apps for Businesses, paid (I guess) $5 a month for this service. My primary goal is to use Google Apps for email accounts for my projects (with custom domains). I added one ...
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Web write-only drop box [closed]

Does anyone know of a web app that allows you to create folder where anonymous users can upload content and other authenticated users can view and download the documents? Box.net and Dropbox (...
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Is there really no way to get JIRA Studio to work with Mercurial?

I absolutely hate hosting and having to maintain my own project management system, and I really like JIRA. Adlassian's JIRA Studio hosted offering seems very appealing, but my team has been using ...
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Testing webapps similar to mapping hostname to ip address in hosts file on Windows [closed]

A simple method we often use when developing changes to web applications for which we don't have control over the DNS is to let the testers add a line in the Windows hosts-file that points to the ...
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APlus.net account FTP is not working

I have an APlus.net hosting account, and I can't connect to the FTP. I can access the site, and I can log into the control panel on the aplus.net website. The error I get is: Oops! Google Chrome ...
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Using GMail for domains but have old email address linked to another Gmail account

We just switched email hosts to GMail Apps, but we already have few GMail accounts. Is there any way to transfer these into the Gmail hosting?
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Static web hosting on Dropbox — index.html

To host my blog, I added a file called index.html to Public/blog in Dropbox. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/01234567/blog/index.html However, I get a 404 message if I try to access without the ...
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Is there a chat program where I can own my chat?

Is there any chat system where I can keep the logs protected (private). For example if I use gtalk (the Google's chat) then the chats are logged into their server. A good analogy is that if I use IRC ...
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How can I publish a word document on the same URL but changing content from time to time?

I have a very simple thing to do which suddenly became hugely difficult. I need to publish a word document on the same URL but I will change its content from time to time. Solutions I tried so far: ...
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How to find all the other 'vhosts' names? [closed]

Is there some online service that gives all the hosts that are served by a given IP address (or eventually the sugared version hostname -> ip -> other names)?
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Example Price Model Numbers for Google App Engine hosted game? [closed]

I'm working at a startup developing a Facebook app using Google App Engine for the hosting. Right now we're still in development and so using GAE under the free quota. The current rates (as of the ...
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Downlad shared photos with Amazon Photos

Can I have an album shared by a friend downloaded? I can see it using the browser but not the "Amazon Photos" app. Note, that the acdsl_cli.exe proposed in this question does not work. Also note, that ...
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How to host my existing website with Google Drive

Google has given me 15GB of storage. Can I host my own website having my own domain?
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SoundCloud alternatives with lots more free space? [closed]

I am looking for a website (similar to SoundCloud) where I can host podcasts, so I need lots of free space. Anybody knows anything good? I have been using SoundCloud so far, but apparently I'm out of ...
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Subscribing to G-suite fail

I've tried to subscribe to g-suite, but for now it isn't going succesfully. During the process I choose a domain that costs 7$ per year, I've already registered a mail with the choosen domain while i ...
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Purchasing a domain name directly [closed]

I currently own a web application with a domain name that I purchased through the webhost - however, for the sake of being able to change my server easily-I want to purchase my domain name directly ...
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GoDaddy domain vs Azure VM Host

My name is Hugo, and I'm new at publishing web page and Domain usage. So I'v create a WebPage witch is a basic html/js file. And I want it to be hosted somewhere in this world. So I bought a domain ...
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Hosted email provider similar to Gmail [closed]

I am using Google's hosted email for my business right now. I like the gmail/web interface but I need to create some account aliases, auto-responders, etc. It is also $50/yr per account which I can'...
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Can I use the 15GB space offered free in Google Drive to host a website? If yes then how? [duplicate]

I am a newbie to all this. And am currently planning as well as learning to make a dynamic site.. Can I host site on the free space offered in Google Drive?