Original post: MSNBC/American Express Open Forum
It’s always exciting to see one of your customers doing there thing out in the media, especially on channels like MSNBC. As a web host, one of the things you have to prepare for is the possibility of a spike in traffic. Sarah Robinson has had her share of incredible traffic over the years with us. Her tweets, blog posts and interviews are shared all over the web. And the sharing includes other pro bloggers and book authors who have a huge following.
We make sure we’ve got her site, in tip top shape. Here’s what’s going on in Fierce-loyalty.com‘s site:
– Caching is in place
– CDN (content delivery network)
– Optimized Images
– use Enhanced Security to block bad traffic
– Keep all the software up to date (WP, Plugins)
We integrated CloudFlare PRO and host her site on a SSD (Solid State Drive).