WordPress Plugins Powering the Hover Blog

Posted on July 9, 2015 by

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When it comes to blogging platforms, WordPress is by far the most widely used service out there. There’s many things to love about it: it’s easy to use, packed with advanced features, and it’s even free to use if you’re hosting your website. While all of those are great, my favourite feature is one of the…

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What Ever Happened To Webrings?

Posted on July 7, 2015 by


If the words GeoCities, Excite or Alta Vista mean anything to you, then chances are that the word ‘webring’ triggers a sudden pang of nostalgia. Webrings conjure up an era when finding things on the web wasn’t as easy as googling it; rather, it was an adventure wading through the abyss of this mysterious new…

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Helping The Disabled One Photo Walk At A Time

Posted on June 30, 2015 by

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One cold winter day in 2011, John Butterill was out for his daily 40 minute walk near his home in Lindsay, Ontario, Canada. During this walk he was holding his camera in one hand and his phone in the other. All of a sudden, he looked at the two devices in a new way that…

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8 Sites That Really Should’ve Auto-Renewed Their Domain Names

Posted on June 25, 2015 by

Auto-Renew Domain Name

When you have a website, renewing your domain name is one of the most important things to remember to do. That’s why we at Hover send out many emails way before your domain is set to expire to make sure that you don’t forget to hold onto it. We also let you auto-renew your domain…

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Introducing Hover Connect

Posted on June 23, 2015 by

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Starting today, we’re making it easier to connect your domain name to your website. We call this new feature Hover Connect. Hover has always made it super easy to find and buy a domain name for your next idea, project or business. We’re also big believers in giving our customers the freedom to choose whatever…

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