The website technology supporting Philadelphia Reflections is PHP, MySQL and DHTML. The web hosting service is Internet Planners. The development of this website has provided an opportunity to learn new technology, to try out different techniques for getting noticed by the search engines and the trials and tribulations of dealing with malicious hackers and spammers who range from the annoying to the abusive. This collection of articles documents some of our experiences and we hope that people surfing the web looking for solutions to problems we've encountered will benefit.
George IV and Computers(1)
I got him into computers around 1960. He soon far surpassed me.
Choosing a web hosting service provider is difficult. There's no brand to rely on and an Internet search turns up confusing claims and offers. We have used two providers:
Based on our experience, Internet Planners is a reasonable choice for web hosting; Network Solutions is a bad choice.