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How to Block an IP Address (IP Deny Tool, Cloudflare, Nginx, Apache)

Whether you're dealing with a bot or spammer, there are lots of reasons why you might want to block an IP address. Here's how to do it!
Reading time
8 min read
Publish date
August 24, 2021

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Static vs Dynamic IP Addresses: Everything You Need to Know

Explore static vs dynamic IP addresses in detail. We'll also help you find your IP address and how to assign it a fixed number (if you want).
Reading time
12 min read
Publish date
May 21, 2021

FTP vs SFTP: What’s the Difference? Which One Should You Use?

Confused by the difference between FTP vs SFTP? Read this article to learn and understand which protocol you should use in your FTP client.
Reading time
4 min read
Publish date
October 15, 2020

IPv4 vs IPv6 — What’s The Difference Between the Two Protocols?

What's the difference between IPv4 vs IPv6? The biggest change is the format, but we'll also cover speed and some other technical differences.
Reading time
7 min read
Publish date
August 21, 2020

Dedicated IP Address vs Shared IP Address (Debunking Myths)

Curious whether or not you need a dedicated IP address when choosing a WordPress host? Check out the facts regarding IPs as it pertains to SEO, SSL…
Reading time
19 min read
Publish date
July 10, 2020