Always Create An index.html File When Creating a New Folder In A Directory

Many GreenGeeks users have a common question about creating directories on their servers. For this instance; you wanted to create a subdomain for your downloads, but you don’t want anyone to do any of these unauthorized downloads of your digital products. Having your downloads left open can pose a risk to your site losing revenue when illegal downloads has occured.

Creating an index.html file is a great idea, but what if you want to add something useful to it? You can add instructions for your visitors to go to a specific location of your website.

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Strategic User Account Termination

There was a news about Austin Jones who was a musician who has his YouTube account terminated,–after he was convicted of distributing child pornography, and exploiting minors on the internet. Tipically, most social-networking websites like Facebook terminates a user from their service when a person is a sex offender, or violated other terms/policies.

If you are a reseller of any hosting service for your customers, you must be very careful when handling users who use your service for legal uses. For this instance, a business owner hosts a website that educates visitors why copyfraud is a bad thing. You always keep track of any user who runs your website. However’ you discovered one of these sites has been involved in posting content that promotes rape culture. Rape is a serious crime, and a rapist must have his/her account terminated at all costs.

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[FAQ] Does GreenGeeks’s Anti-Porn Policy Violate The Rights Of The Porn Website Owners?

Many GreenGeeks customers who publish adult content on their websites are upset because, they can’t publish pornography on their servers. GreenGeeks has a clear policy why pornography is not allowed. Some of these frustrated website owners has claimed their rights has been violated. Many hosting providers don’t allow porn under any circumstances.

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Non-WordPress Users And The High Use Of Third Party Scripts

You rely on static html files as a way to build your website, and you rely on scripts from third party providers. Your website may perform differently. Tipically, WordPress relies on SQL databases to store content. It relies on server side scripting to fetch content, and deliver it to browsers. If you were just hosting html files on your server, and you are just hosting your own text-based games; you can experience a faster website. Many GreenGeeks users are just wondering how to host a website without a CMS.

Choosing to host your website with html files is your decision, but this is your preference.

If Your Hosting Package Doesn’t Offer SQL Databases

If your hosting package offered by your hosting provider doesn’t offer SQL; you can still host your website without SQL. You can host a text-adventure games to play; articles; and some forms hosted by a third party. You can use Google Forms to implement a form for your users. You can also implement ad blocks to monetize your pages. It takes some time for these ads to be relevant as you expected to be.

Sharing buttons, commenting boxes, and other features offered by companies are used by website owners who only rely on html, not SQL databases. Overtime these scripts can be updated by hosts who run them.

Google AdSense, Shareaholic, and Viglink for this instance does all of the work, monetizing websites.

Use Of Google AdSense & Other Monetization Apps

Google AdSense and other monetization apps enable website owners to enable providers to host ads for you. This is a hosted solution for static website developers who wanted to monetize a site with ease.

Shareaholic also host ads, and provide promoted content for website owners. Promoted content,–advertised via companies pay for these ads, and website owners rely on them to keep their websites free.