Archive for the ‘General Moosings’ Category


It’s All Geek to Me (part 3) – Web Hosting Terms and Phrases

February 20th, 2013

Tweet So you’ve been doing your homework and have been reading about the benefits of using shared hosting from FatCow. However, every now and then you come across some strange or confusing term that is exclusive to the world of web hosting. Never fear! FatCow is here to help define some of these often used […]

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It’s All Geek to Me (part 2) – Internet and Web Hosting Acronyms

February 15th, 2013

Tweet Have you ever been using your account and read something that looks like it’s a code for spies and secret agents? Not to worry! FatCow is here to help interpret this web-speak for you with a few commonly used terms and acronyms that our support teams use every day. FTP – FTP, or “File […]

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It’s All Geek to Me – Basics of Web Hosting

February 6th, 2013

Tweet Building a website with a FatCow web hosting account is an easy way to establish an online presence. However, many users may come across some unfamiliar terms when signing up. For example, we all know what a website is, but how is that different from a domain? Learn how these various services work together […]

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The Rookie’s Guide to HTML

March 9th, 2012

Tweet Although you don’t necessarily need to know HTML to maintain a successful site (with FatCow you can use the Drag and Drop Site Builder for free!), a basic understanding is definitely useful when you have your own website. This blog post will touch upon the most commonly used HTML codes: WHAT IS HTML? HTML, […]

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How To Back Up Your Site With FileManager

March 2nd, 2012

Tweet If you’ve ever lost or accidentally overwritten your website’s files, you know the importance of backing up your site on a regular basis. Website back up is essential … and is usually only thought about after the fact. With FatCow it’s easy to archive your site’s files using FileManager, available for free through your […]

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FatCow Donates To Charity With Casino Night

December 29th, 2011

Tweet The Moo Crew loves to celebrate the holidays because it means fun and philanthropy! This year we kicked off the season the week before Thanksgiving when the whole herd got together for a company hosted casino night. Members of the Moo Crew nominated a handful of charities and each attendee was given some funny […]

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How Now, Green Cow?

January 31st, 2011

Tweet We’re proud to announce that we have been awarded membership to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 2011 Green Power Leadership Club, which the EPA describes as “an elite group of Green Power Partners who are demonstrating exemplary environmental leadership.” To celebrate, we’ve created six new “green badge” designs that customers can add to their […]

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Exploring the Value of Green Marketing

January 20th, 2011

Tweet Did you know that all websites hosted at FatCow are powered by 100% wind energy? In fact, we’ve created some badges customers can put on their sites that certify their websites are eco-friendly in accordance with a partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. FatCow’s Gone Green? You bet. Granted, we’re a web hosting […]

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Bowling With Purpose!

December 3rd, 2010

Tweet Thanksgiving is a special time for many families in lots of different ways. FatCow’s “family” is not an exception. We have our own tradi tion that makes Thanksgiving truly unique, memorable and… a bit stressful for some at FatCow. But there’s no need to sweat – we simply are trying to find the best […]

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And the winners are….

November 22nd, 2010

Tweet Throughout the years, FatCow has sponsored some fun and cool giveaways– And this year was no different!  This years winners won a smart fortwo coupe, a Vespa scooter and 4 people won a Schwinn bike. This year’s “Host Smart, Drive Smart” giveaway was an extension of FatCow’s ongoing commitment to the environment and our […]

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