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Changed My Domain Name For The Last Time


The day finally arrived when I change or shut down the SHAAN.ME domain. So, everything that was there on that domain is now redirected to this site. I must say what gibberish I was writing on that site. Now I have to spend some time correcting all those old posts. It was not easy to transfer all the trash from there to here. The journey started from the .CH which was locked to geolocation...

Keyword Research the Dark Secret


There are these Keyword Research Tools that I use, which exactly tell me what I should write about and what I should I expect from these keywords. If you are also looking for something like this then you are at the right place, in this article I am going to tell you the free tools that I use. With the growing internet industry, there are overwhelming applications in the market. There are more...

Multiple sites on the same VPS (WordPress and Ghost)


Ghost is making me learn server management and sudo terms. I did switch this site to a shared hosting account but on the side hand was still trying to figure out VPS. Today, I ended up hosting 3 sites on a single VPS, one WordPress and the other two Ghost. With SSL and WWW. redirect on all three of them. Now, let me tell you even the 1 GB memory on the VPS is coming out to be less for all three...

A trip to one of my favourite hill stations


It’s almost after 6 years since I went back to Shimla, and this place is still the same. Every time I visit this place there is this rush of old memories from childhood to college time. I have spent a good amount of my summer vacation here. I use to get pocket money of just 50/- a day during our visits a long time back. What a beautiful place it is, just magical. This time went ahead of...

WordPress vs Ghost (Why I went back to WP)


It’s been what like 15 days on Alibaba cloud and Ghost, today just took the site back to cPanel and WordPress. To be very honest I am not comfortable with the new change. I am not very confident when it comes to running self-hosted Ghost on a virtual server. Ghost for blogging is an excellent application but I feel that if something happens I will not be able to control the damage. Just in...

Who is the best stock broker?


I have been searching for the best stock broker for a long time. I went over hundreds of blogs, videos, tweets, and recommendations. Still unable to decide on the pros and cons of each broker. I had to open accounts with 15 top national, international, regulated, and unregulated broking firms. There is a huge gap between the broking firms from 0.55% to 0.00 brokerage fees. For me, as a customer...

I had to upgrade my server and reset ghost


It has just been five days and I had to upgrade my virtual server, here is the thing the lowest and the cheapest don’t work. I went on a wild search for a perfect home for my site, I just wanted a reliable and cheap hosting service. After all that search, I end up at the same place where I started. There is nothing as cheap, the cost of having a personal blog on a reliable host has gone to...