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10 SaaS Subscription Billing Software Platforms Compared

We compare the top SaaS billing platforms head-to-head, so you can choose the right tool for your business.

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Definitive best practices, guidance, and thought leadership on Growth Marketing from Venture Harbour experts

Engineering

10 SaaS Subscription Billing Software Platforms Compared

We compare the top SaaS billing platforms head-to-head, so you can choose the right tool for your business.

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A Comparison of Website Builders

We review the pros and cons of popular website builders, from WordPress and Wix to Shopify and Squarespace.

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The 10 Best Web Hosting Services of 2022

We analysed 53 web hosting companies to find out which services are the best.

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How to Migrate a WordPress Website to a New Host (Case Study: Moving to Media Temple)

When I bought VentureHarbour.com two years ago, I had no idea how popular this website would become. Over the past six months, our traffic has increased tenfold. We’ve seen our…

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How to Get a Free Domain Name in 60 Seconds

“If you’re not paying for the product, you are the product” – Derek Powazak When it comes to domain name registration, there is no such thing as a free lunch….

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How Much Traffic is Free Web Hosting Costing You?

Why pay $5/month for something that you can get for free? When I began building websites this was my perspective on free web hosting. Since then, i’ve learned that free…

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How Installing a Content Delivery Network (CDN) Improved My Site Speed by 30.2%

Last night, I ran an experiment to see just how much impact installing a CDN would have on improving page loading times. I’d heard that they can save up to…

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Who Are The Best Cheap SSL Certificate Providers?

With the recent discovery of the Heartbleed bug, a major security flaw that was present in masses of websites including Google, Yahoo, Instagram and Netflix, internet security is something that,…

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How To Find Royalty-Free Images For Your Site Or Presentation

The right image or photograph can bring an otherwise average blog post, infographic, or presentation to life. But finding images that are simultaneously beautiful, affordable, and easy to license can…

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13 Best WordPress Slider & Carousel Plugins of 2022

I have a love-hate relationship with WordPress slider plugins. On the one hand, they’re great for adding flare and displaying extra content without having to give away extra real estate…

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How to Improve Your Page Load Speed by 70.39% in 45 Minutes

In 2006, Amazon reported that for every 100 milliseconds they speed up their website, they see a 1% increase in revenue. Then Google announced, in an effort to improve the…

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Wix vs Shopify vs WordPress: How to Build a Website

Having built and marketed hundreds of websites for over ten years now, I’m often asked what is the best, cheapest, or fastest platform to build a website. As many of…