Dec 20th Free SSL Certificates For All Shared Customers

We have been offering free SSL certificates from Let's Encrypt to all of shared hosting users for the past few months and are now making an official announcement. Let's Encrypt is a free, atuomated, and open certificate authority that is provided byt the non-profit Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).  We are happy to be able to offer these ... Read More »

Nov 25th 11/25/2016 - alabama server

Our alabama server is down, we are investigating the problem.  We believe that we have it narrowed down to a disk issue and need to perform maintenance on that disk. This process may take some time.  We will keep this announcement updated as progress is made or the server comes back online.UPDATE 2:  Our Alabama server is backonline and fully ... Read More »

Nov 18th 11/18/2016 - iowa Server Move

We are experiencing early signs of hardware failture on our iowa.shnw.net server and need to move everybody to newer servers.  We do apologize for the short notice. Please note that I will be moving accounts overnight starting each evening at 10PM CST in order to minimize any impact to your visitors. If there is something that you want me to ... Read More »

Oct 29th 10/29/2016 - New Look

We are pleased to roll out our new web site design. The new design has been in progress the last few months, we hope you enjoy the new look! 

Jan 24th 01/24/2015 - Domain Price Increase

Beginning February 1st, 2015 we are implementing new prices for domain registrations and renewals. In the past we have refrained from increasing our domain registration and renewal prices, even though the underlying registries have continually raised their costs.  However, with Verisign’s recent announcement of another price increase for .net ... Read More »

Apr 9th 04/09/2014 - Heartbleed Vulnerability

What is this?Heartbleed is in reference to a vulnerability has recently been disclosed in OpenSSL which affects CentoOS 6.5 or Debian 7 operating systems. Since we run a CentOS based operating system on all of our servers this announcement impacted us as well.  This issue is known as the "heartbleed" bug. Further technical information may be ... Read More »

May 23rd 05/24/2013 - Support Migration

We will be migrating our current support desk to our client area on Friday, May 24th at 5PM CST.This will allow you to have all of your billing and support information available to you through one unified portal. This will beneift you by allowing you to have a single login interface for both your client information as well as your support history. ... Read More »

Mar 22nd 03/22/2013 - MailScanner Software Updated

All of our shared servers were just updated to the most recent release of MailScanner.  We have been experiencing some SPAM tagging issues and a lot of email getting through our filters that should not be.  This should help resolve some of those issues.

Feb 14th 02/14/2013 - Maintenance Window : PHP Upgrade

Update 02:22 AM: PHP has been upgraded to 5.3.21 on all shared servers. This maintenance is complete. Update 12:10 AM: We have started the upgrades. We will be performing PHP upgrades on all of our shared hosting servers during the morning of Thursday February 14th. This will upgrade PHP to v5.3.21 MAINTENANCE WINDOW: 02/14/2013 from 00:00 to ... Read More »

Dec 19th 12/19/2011 - Network Connectivity Problems

The Cedar Falls, Iowa Datacenter is experiencing network connectivity problems.  We will update this new announcement as soon as we have more information. Normal access has been restored, here is the update from our upstream provider: Clients in our Cedar Falls datacenter may have experienced intermittent connectivity issues and severely ... Read More »