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Posted on 12 Dec 2018
Our last competition for the year has come to an end and we are very happy to announce the lucky winner!Congratulations to Kaemi Naftali from Ondangwa! You are the lucky new owner of a brand new Dell Inspiron Laptop worth N$/R7000.00.3330 people participated in the competition ... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 16 Oct 2018
Our 2018 survey was a massive success! The mission of this survey was to firstly gauge the Namibian public's knowledge of domain names and hosting. Secondly, it aimed to gauge Namhost customers on their satisfaction with our products and client service. On both fronts, we were pleased with the... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 15 Oct 2018
Blogging has, for many years, been a great way to get your voice across to millions of people. Thinking of starting a blog? This article aims to assist in getting your blog up and running in a few quick steps:Set goals and plan aheadGet a Domain Name and Hosting from Namhost.comInstall... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 04 Oct 2018
Whether you are fresh from varsity or just started with the world of web development, this article will give you some tips to make the journey a little easier. If you have any questions or feedback on the article, please do leave a comment at the bottom! 1. Plan before you codeWhatever... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 12 Sep 2018
Our 2018 survey ended on 14 September 2018 and it was a massive success!Congratulations to Elia Sangunji, the winner in our N$10 000 lucky draw.We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in our survey and helped make it a success. The overwhelming response has convinced us to... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 09 Sep 2018
Bulk SMS has become an extremely important and effective business tool. Numerous bulk SMS systems exist and all of them have their own unique way of sending and receiving SMSs, managing contact lists and integrating with other software. Namhost has also previously developed a bulk SMS system and... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 03 Sep 2018
There are some functions that a programming language simply can't cater for and will require an external service to help you accomplish those functions. These external services are usually accessible via an API (Application Programming Interface), which acts as an easy way to securely execute... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 24 Aug 2018
Email is one of the most powerful marketing tools available to companies today. Emails are primarily sent at the start of a buyer's journey, but using lifecycle emails we can engage with customers on every single stage of their journey as a buyer. Therefore, lifecycle emails are defined as any... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 20 Aug 2018
Shared hosting is undoubtedly the most popular type of hosting that you get in our day and age. In fact, the shared hosting market has tripled in value over the last 10 years, going from 7 Billion USD to 22 Billion USD in the US alone. That's more than 10% growth each year! But with the rise of... (click here to read more)
 
Posted on 07 Aug 2018
PHP is used by over 80% of websites. With that in mind, keeping your website secure is extremely important. Each new PHP version is actively supported by the PHP community for two years following the initial stable release. At the end of the two-year active support, each receives an additional year... (click here to read more)