Category: WordPress
New Website Redesign

Welcome to the new IceStorm.com! We hope you like the new redesign! Our main focus with the redesign is to simplify content and take a “less is more” approach. We welcome any feedback you can give. Thank you again for visiting IceStorm.com!  

5 Ways to Optimize Your WordPress Website for Speed

WordPress is a powerful and flexible content management system (CMS) that runs 25 percent of the world’s websites. While the platform can easily scale from a simple blog to a large e-commerce presence, it can become slow if it is not properly optimized. The following tips will help administrators and designers build fast and beautiful […]

Make WordPress Websites Faster with LiteSpeed Cache!

IceStorm.com now delivers fast WordPress Hosting with LiteSpeed Cache! LiteSpeed Cache for WordPress is a web server level caching solution designed to accelerate WordPress websites with little to no configuration necessary. By caching at the web server layer, overhead is cut drastically allowing caching to be done more quickly and efficiently than in any other […]

9 Tips for Optimizing WordPress for SEO

WordPress is one of the world’s most commonly used content management systems (CMS). It powers millions of websites all over the world, including many famous websites such as the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Reuters, and Variety. The basic installation of WordPress is simple. It comes with a few default themes and a couple of plugins. […]

New Website Templates and Themes Section!

The Latest HTML, WordPress, and Ecommerce Templates and Themes! IceStorm.com has introduced a new Website Templates and Themes section! Purchase and download the best premium templates available. It’s now easy to get your website up and running! Choose from many different template categories: HTML Templates, WordPress Templates, Newsletter Templates, Joomla Templates, Drupal Templates, ZenCart Templates, […]

How to Find the Perfect Free WordPress Theme!

You may already know that WordPress offers a lot of themes for web building, but you may not realize that many are available at no cost. Since there is such a large variety to choose from, finding the perfect template is often a real challenge. Fortunately, by following a few simple tips, anyone can find a […]

WordPress vs. Drupal: Choosing the Right CMS Platform

WordPress and Drupal both serve the Web hosting community and provide a platform for displaying articles and media content online. Choosing the right platform can make the difference between running a slow, tiresome website that visitors leave quickly and running an effective and robust community that readers flock to. While each choice has its pros and […]

5 Web Design Trends that Make for Fantastic Websites

New technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3, ever-increasing Internet speeds and improving cross-platform compatibility have made the world of Web design a much more interesting (and complicated) place. The Internet is becoming more multimedia-orientated with high-quality graphics and more immersive interfaces. That being said, the Internet is constantly changing and evolving. Certain Web design trends […]

Continuous Server and Software Upgrades!

IceStorm.com continually upgrades server hardware and software when needed. Some are major upgrades but many are actually incremental that benefit to the security and performance of your website hosting. Here’s a short list of upgrades we’ve done the last few months as well as upgrades we’re continuing… Most servers upgraded to cPanel/WHM 11.32.3 (Release Tier). […]

7 Tips for Creating A Better Blog

Blogs are an exciting way for individuals or enterprises to connect with Internet audiences and communicate in a timely, targeted, and most of all human way. While blogging software makes it easy to create and maintain a blog, it takes more than software to create a successful blog. Here are seven tips to help you […]