Sidekick On WordPress – Making Web Building Easy

For some first time WordPress users, starting a new website can seem difficult and a little frustrating at times. That’s why for all new WordPress downloads on Bluehost.com, customers will be given a walkthrough option using the new interactive tool called Sidekick! Now it’s easier than ever to get your new website up and running. Sidekick is an interactive tutorial […]

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WordCamp – Salt Lake City 2014

As a long-time supporter of open source projects, we strive to contribute to the WordPress community as much as possible. That’s why we are a Pillar sponsor for every WordCamp all over the world! In September we were on the scene at WordCamp in Salt Lake City, Utah. WordCamp is a fun, informal – but […]

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SSL 3.0 Poodle Vulnerability

Today, Google posted a blog in which they reported discovery of a security vulnerability with SSL version 3.0. Our engineers were apprised of this before the announcement was publicized and we’ve since disabled access to SSL 3.0 for our core infrastructure. Fortunately, most users won’t experience any impact from this change. Only those using outdated web […]

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Google Apps for Work Now Available with Bluehost

At Bluehost we understand the challenges that come with starting and running a business. We’re committed to helping startups and businesses large and small and are continually updating our products and services to provide our customers with everything they need to succeed. We’ve partnered with Google to bring every Bluehost customer the greatest tools and […]

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Bluehost Update: What You Need to Know About the Shellshock Bug

As you may have heard, a security threat emerged this week that is now being called the Shellshock exploit. The security of our systems and servers is something that we take very seriously. Once we learned about this issue we began addressing it immediately and at this time have completely secured our platform. What is the Shellshock bug? Shellshock […]

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Battle for the Net: The Fight for Net Neutrality

Bluehost believes in a free and neutral Internet for everyone. That’s why we’re joining the Battle for the Net in support of Internet freedom and against Internet slow down. Recent court rulings and a proposal from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have called into question the future of net neutrality—something that could have seismic repercussions […]

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Steps To Building A Loyal Audience

Although returning customers may account for only 20 percent of the people your company serves, Forbes reports that this 20 percent drives as much as 80 percent of your revenue. Statistics like that are hard to ignore, so here are ten steps you can follow to maximize audience loyalty online and increase brand loyalty overall. 1. Discover […]

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All About New Top-Level Domains: Infographic

Internet surfers have much in common with surfers who take to the waves in the ocean. They flock to the venues they’ve heard the most about, the ones that have made the headlines and been passed around by word of mouth. For years, the words at the end of most of popular online surfing spots […]

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Bluehost OSCON 2014 Recap

If we look forward to one thing each year it’s spending time with our awesome friends and partners at OSCON in Portland every summer. At Bluehost, we work closely with our partners to help build and grow the open source community.  This year we were able to join with Grassroots.org, PhpBB, WordPress, MOJO Marketplace, and Concrete […]

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