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Testimonial: How Heroic Support Mitigated a Debilitating DDoS Attack

In our previous blog post discussing DDoS attacks, we enumerated the shocking rise in attacks over the last year. Not only can DDoS attacks be devastating to your business, but the attacks also tend to come out of nowhere. One customer of ours, a reseller web host who has chosen to remain anonymous, recently experienced […]

DDoS Attacks are on the Rise – Our Protection Can Help

According to the latest State of the Internet report by Akamai, there has been a 54% increase in the number of DDoS attacks since the first quarter of 2013 – and two-thirds of those attacks targeted customers in the Americas. DDoS attacks threaten businesses in all industries and could mean lost revenue, downtime, and even […]

Congratulations to backstitch!

We’d like to send a hearty congratulations to backstitch, one of the startups supported by the Liquid Web Incubator Program, on the release of their latest update, backstitch 2.0! The Detroit-based company serves as an outlet for people looking to create their own, customized homepage, and is a testament to the positive outcomes possible through […]

Liquid Web Honored by INC 5000 for 7th Consecutive Year

This week we’re celebrating some great news. Liquid Web has yet again been named to INC. Magazine 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in the United States, for the seventh consecutive year! Of course, we know you’re just as excited as we are. Our growth isn’t just a number, but is proof we are continuously adding to […]

Hacking, Phishing and Malware … OH MY!

Learn more about some of the most common security risks, including injection, authentication, cross-site scripting, denial of service, and misconfigured security settings, and how to protect your site. For all of the benefits and conveniences the Internet has provided, it has also presented a number of security risks that must be considered. Thankfully, many of […]

Keeping Our Cool

The temperatures are finally heating up in Michigan, and Liquid Web’s Data Centers are fully prepared. While our Arizona Data Center serves as an oasis from the hot conditions year-round, the Michigan Data Centers are just starting to see a heat wave as summer approaches. As the temperatures continue to rise through the beginning of […]

Where Are Your Favorite Websites Hosted?

We have spoken in this space previously about the value of considering the geographic location of datacenters prior to choosing a webhost. In fact, the purveyors of many of the world’s most important and frequently visited websites consider this amongst the most significant key elements in settling on a location to host their data. In […]