Archive for the ‘General Moosings’ Category


Tab-Fab: How Marketers Can Handle the New Gmail Inbox

August 29th, 2013

By now, if you’re a Gmail user, you’ve probably formed an opinion about those curious new tabs in your inbox. The updated interface, which sorts your email into primary, promotional, and social categories, has been met with mixed reactions. On one hand, important messages might be easier to spot in a sea of daily deals […]

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Play Ball

May 31st, 2013

Our Phoenix, AZ team is taking the term “team” to a whole new level! They’ve organized a co-ed softball team called “The Moo Crew” and meet every Sunday night. Everyone from the office was invited to play, even Slim! FatCow covered the team fee and the awesome jerseys. Enjoy the pictures and cheer them on […]

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3500 FREE Farm Fresh Icons

April 29th, 2013

  FatCow loves to support the web design community, and we offer a professional collection of free web icons — perfect for both PC and Mac users — free to download with a simple click. Over the years, we’ve dedicated our efforts to keep this collection growing, and we just added 500 new icons! Like the original […]

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It’s All Geek to Me (part 4) – Email Acronyms and Terms

February 28th, 2013

When it comes to email, many users are mostly familiar with just how to write an email and how to send an email. However, it may prove useful to know what’s going on “under the hood,” especially when setting up a new computer or mobile device to access your webmail while you’re on the go! […]

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It’s All Geek to Me (part 3) – Web Hosting Terms and Phrases

February 20th, 2013

So you’ve been doing your homework and have been reading about the benefits of using shared hosting from FatCow. However, every now and then you come across some strange or confusing term that is exclusive to the world of web hosting. Never fear! FatCow is here to help define some of these often used (and […]

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It’s All Geek to Me (part 2) – Internet and Web Hosting Acronyms

February 15th, 2013

Have you ever been using your account and read something that looks like it’s a code for spies and secret agents? Not to worry! FatCow is here to help interpret this web-speak for you with a few commonly used terms and acronyms that our support teams use every day. FTP – FTP, or “File Transfer […]

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It’s All Geek to Me – Basics of Web Hosting

February 6th, 2013

Building a website with a FatCow web hosting account is an easy way to establish an online presence. However, many users may come across some unfamiliar terms when signing up. For example, we all know what a website is, but how is that different from a domain? Learn how these various services work together to […]

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The Rookie’s Guide to HTML

March 9th, 2012

Although you don’t necessarily need to know HTML to maintain a successful site (with FatCow you can use the Drag and Drop Site Builder for free!), a basic understanding is definitely useful when you have your own website. This blog post will touch upon the most commonly used HTML codes: WHAT IS HTML? HTML, or […]

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How To Back Up Your Site With FileManager

March 2nd, 2012

If you’ve ever lost or accidentally overwritten your website’s files, you know the importance of backing up your site on a regular basis. Website back up is essential … and is usually only thought about after the fact. With FatCow it’s easy to archive your site’s files using FileManager, available for free through your control […]

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FatCow Donates To Charity With Casino Night

December 29th, 2011

The Moo Crew loves to celebrate the holidays because it means fun and philanthropy! This year we kicked off the season the week before Thanksgiving when the whole herd got together for a company hosted casino night. Members of the Moo Crew nominated a handful of charities and each attendee was given some funny money […]

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