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Banners blindness

What is banner blindness and how to deal with it

Most internet websites still use banners as a means to advertise something and gain potential revenue. The more we visit the website, the more we get used to its layout and how to reach the content that we’re interested in as soon as possible. We will take a look at a modern e-commerce phenomenon called “banner blindness”, what it is and how to make sure your own website avoids this.

Signs that you need to upgrade your service plan

Hostens offers various service plans (shared, reseller hostings; VPS and VPN) with different resource usage limits. These plans can be upgraded when you see that it is time to do so: you will notice that your service plan resource usage limits are being exceeded, your hosted website is taking way too long to load, the traffic to your website is eating up your available bandwidth, etc.

What are WordPress themes

As a WordPress user, you have the possibility to customize your site the way you want to. Maybe you already have an idea of what your site should look like. However, this might not be easy if you don't have any design or coding knowledge needed to create a site.