Archive for the ‘General Moosings’ Category


Tips for Building Your FatCow Site

April 17th, 2015

Tweet It’s rewarding to build a business and the web has made that goal available to more people than ever. The Small Business Administration calls it “a significant business leveler”. But there is a great deal of administrative overhead involved with running a successful business website, whether you’re generating leads or selling merchandise. It’s easy […]

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Managing Your FatCow Account

March 19th, 2015

Tweet Managing Your FatCow Account It’s easy to get so caught up in the excitement of building and launching a website that we neglect basic account maintenance tasks. There are several simple ways to use your Control Panel to make sure your account is running at peak accuracy and efficiency. Password changes, contact information updates, customer […]

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FatCow’s Free Resources

December 11th, 2014

Tweet Buying website hosting is daunting if you have never done it before. But if you have a website, particularly if you are setting the site up yourself, you will need to buy hosting. It is not an optional extra. Luckily there is FatCow. FatCow does things differently than other website hosting companies. For a […]

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How to Change Your FatCow Spam Settings

December 9th, 2014

Tweet Many companies (and humans) try to defeat spam. But we still get a few unwanted emails. Spam is always annoying, but sometimes it can even be dangerous, carrying with it potential viruses or identity theft scams. That’s why we’ve integrated some spam control settings right into your Control Panel. Once you’ve signed into your […]

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How FatCow Does Dedicated Servers

September 22nd, 2014

Tweet Three types of hosting exist: Shared hosting, virtual private servers and dedicated servers. They each provide increasing levels of independence and customization. But first…what are servers? Servers are powerful computers where websites live. Are you still awake? Yeah, we realize that thinking of it this way can seem boring. The good thing is, the FatCow […]

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Monetize Your Website with FatCow’s Affiliate Program

September 15th, 2014

Tweet Affiliate programs are not the most exciting topic in the world. That’s why we tried to lighten things up by naming ours the “Moo Money Affiliate Program.” That may not be enough to make the sign-up process fun. But keep in mind these programs are meant to help you make some extra money. And that’s always fun. This […]

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How to Set Up WordPress

August 30th, 2014

Tweet The ease of use and incredible power, enhanced by a wide variety of plugins, make WordPress a popular choice for all kinds of sites. Whether you’re running a business or just a blog, WordPress has the tools you need. We have a lot of information about how to use WordPress with FatCow. And setting it up is […]

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How do I update my billing information?

August 22nd, 2014

Tweet Credit and debit cards expire. You change banks. You move from one city to another. There are many reasons why you may have to update your billing information. None of them are “You know what sounds like fun? Updating my billing information!” We’ll do our best in this article to turn down the boring […]

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FatCow Is Proud To Be Green!

August 14th, 2014

Tweet Here at FatCow we realize how important it is to live an eco-friendly lifestyle, which is why all websites hosted with us are completely powered by wind energy. In fact, for each kWh of energy used to power your website,  FatCow buys twice that amount in Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs), offsetting your site’s energy […]

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How do I configure Outlook?

August 11th, 2014

Tweet There are about 515 million results when you search Google for “how to have fun.” It’s safe to say that “configuring Microsoft Outlook” isn’t on any of those lists or how-to articles. Whether you are setting up a new computer at home or dealing with a hard-to-reach IT department, chances are you’ll eventually find […]

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