How to Clear your DNS Cache on Windows

Overview Your DNS cache stores the locations (IP addresses) of web servers that contain web pages that you have recently viewed. Much like caching used in your browser or on your cell phone its done to increase the speed when you return to the same website. This becomes a problem […]

How to Use FTP and Filezilla

How to Upload Files using FTP and Filezilla   FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. It is the primary method by which we upload and download files to a server or web hosting account. You can connect to the ftp server using any ftp client, however here we will focus on one of the […]

How to register your Name Servers (DNS) on Godaddy

This article will walk you through with a step-by-step guide of how to register your nameservers on GoDaddy. Registering your nameservers is a process used when you are wanting to utilize a set of your own custom nameservers, i.e. “ns1.yourdomain.com and ns2.yourdomain.com.”   Step 1: Log into your GoDaddy account. Once logged […]

Changing your Name Servers (DNS) on Godaddy

This article will walk you through with a step-by-step guide of how to change your GoDaddy Name Servers (DNS) by pointing them away from GoDaddy and to a new web hosting provider, in this case to BigScoots.   Step 1: Log into your GoDaddy account. Once logged into your dashboard select “Manage” […]

How do I upgrade my Web Hosting?

In this article, we will talk about the upgrade options here at BigScoots between various different web hosting services. As a general rule of thumb, we don’t have any contracts what so ever making upgrading (and downgrading) extremely straight forward and without penalty.   click here for upgrading from any SSD […]