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Hosting : Test a website before changing nameservers

Checking, testing and previewing a website on a new server before switching DNS settings used to be relatively easy. Historically you would test your website via Apache’s module. If your new hosting account username was, say, client1 then the temporary URL to the root of your website might be something like: http://hostingcompany.com/~client1/ Using this method […]