Switch from Bluehost to DigitalOcean

This website shaunlgs.com is hosted at Bluehost for around 2 years. Initially I chose this web hosting company because it is recommended by WordPress and the hosting fee is cheap, around 3 USD per month. But, it is too slow for my liking. Even though my monthly views is only 1000+, I would like my … Continue reading Switch from Bluehost to DigitalOcean

Pushing/ Deploying laravel 5.0 to Bluehost shared hosting server

I have no problem installing laravel using composer on my computer and run it using the command php artisan serve –port 8888. Then the page is served at localhost:8888. I tried to move all the laravel files to my Bluehost shared hosting server. It is a subdomain, ixoviresume.shaunlgs.com, there is a ixoviresume folder inside my www folder. … Continue reading Pushing/ Deploying laravel 5.0 to Bluehost shared hosting server

How is my website organized?

There are two main costs associated with building a website, namely domain name registration cost and hosting cost. This website’s name “shaunlgs.com” is registered with Hostgator and costs around $13 per year, and every year I have to renew it. Domain name registration is the easy step, the headache comes with finding a host. A … Continue reading How is my website organized?