Aug 20, 2012
Dan Ushman

In the Internet infrastructure world, technical dependability has always and will always be king. The importance of reliability is akin to the very existence of a provider in the first place. Nothing can trigger the equivalent of a run-on-the-bank like an extended outage or frequent pattern of downtime. We know that is important, but to […]

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Aug 6, 2012
Matt Kuikman

Whether you’ve noticed it in the news or felt the results first hand, a lot has been changing in Google’s search engine results. They’ve been cracking the whip hard and many of their algorithm updates may influence your site’s rankings if you’re not careful. Therefore, here at SingleHop we’ve put together a short little summary […]

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May 7, 2012

Here at SingleHop, we work very hard to maintain the reputation of our network.  This includes of course, quickly and efficiently handling abuse complaints to ensure that our servers and services are not causing a problem for anyone else out on the Internet.  Our abuse team makes sure that every valid complaint that is submitted […]

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Feb 21, 2012

I recently came across a great article on company culture entitled “Your Perks Aren’t Motivating Your Employees” via Inc. Magazine. Being a relatively young company, our culture is a constant discussion topic. Don’t get me wrong we have management meetings, marketing meetings, and product meetings just like any other rapidly growing company because those are […]

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Oct 30, 2011

Company culture is a complex subject to describe, as it’s difficult to define, design, or even to find in some companies. How does it come about? How does it grow? Is it a good or bad thing if it starts to change? Who’s responsible for it? The most important variable of the culture equation is […]

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Oct 10, 2011
Dan Ushman

Hello again! In my last blog, I did my best to clear up the initial confusion between the terms advertising and marketing, and this time around I’d like to dive a bit deeper into how the two relate to each other. Believe it or not, marketing often starts with operations and service.  It involves spending […]

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Oct 6, 2011
Dan Ushman

One of the biggest mistakes many companies make is confusing the terms advertising and marketing and assuming that they are interchangeable. Though they are practically cousins, they do have their own individual meanings and uses. I know many people do comprehend the difference between those terms, but on online forums like Web Hosting Talk I […]

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Jun 2, 2011

A few weeks ago David Snead, one of the foremost legal experts in all things hosting offered us his first suggestions on how to get your web firm’s legal house in order. In this second and last part he dives deeper in to complex issues including liability and security. You would imagine that most of […]

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May 27, 2011

SingleHop is full of energetic and inquisitive people. They generally like to take the road less traveled and tend to think about the world in slightly off angle terms. Most recently a few SingleHoppers began studying how to best take advantage of the bitcoin virtual currency phenomenon. They studied the different exchange rates, the difficulty in […]

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Apr 15, 2011

A large portion of our clients would define themselves as business customers, and while they depend on us to ensure that their data, application, or website run without a glitch, our abilities to provide them with world-class business advice are limited. Even so, as one of the fastest growing IT companies in the nation we […]

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