How to Turn Your Mac Into a Web Server

Written by MacHighway Team on April 16, 2019

Although Windows 10 leads the market in terms of active users, there are still a lot of Mac owners out there. In fact, Macs still operate a $25 billion venture for Apple.

If you’re a Mac user and a business owner, it’s likely you’ll want to do things with a computer you’re more familiar with. This also includes running a web server to host your site and other online needs, using your Mac.

That said, you’re looking to turn your Mac into a

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Can You Create or Host a Website Using iCloud?

Written by MacHighway Team on April 11, 2019

Apple’s iCloud is currently listed as one of the top three storage platforms, especially for Mac users.

With millions of people using iCloud every day, it makes you wonder whether or not they really understand how to take advantage of all of the features it offers.

What features, you might ask? Well, like recovering files or creating new ones. Or, like creating a website.

Interested in figuring out if iCloud lets you create or host a website? Of course you are, that’s why you’re

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How to SSH from My Mac to a VPS Server

Written by MacHighway Team on April 9, 2019

Did you know that the Apple iPhone isn’t as popular nowadays?

After all, it only has about 16% of global sales during the fourth quarter of 2018. But it isn’t as severe as Samsung, which saw a decrease in units sold by 3.2 million during the same time period.

Despite the cultural popularity of Apple, most businesses use Windows 10 for their needs. That’s fine and dandy but what if you’re more familiar with the Mac?

We’ve got multiple guides for Mac users, like this

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WordPress Hosting from MacHighway

Written by MacHighway Team on April 4, 2019

You’ve built your own WordPress blog, which is awesome, but now you have to keep it going. It sounds like a lot and it doesn’t have to be.

WordPress hosting from MacHighway will make your life easier.

Read on to find out why.

WordPress Hosting from MacHighway

What is WordPress hosting?

Basically, it’s hosting that is specialized for WordPress. It makes your page run more smoothly and keeps it secure among other advantages.

Many hosting plans include a one-click WordPress installer. There are four types of WordPress hosting.

Shared

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Top 10 Best Email Clients for Mac OS X

Written by MacHighway Team on April 2, 2019

In 2018, there were 3.8 billion global email users.

On average 281 billion emails were sent and received every single day in 2018.

Think about those numbers… Can you say email overload?

Anyone who has more than one email account knows this headache.

Your inbox is spilling over with spam and you’re in desperate need to find your missing emails.

If you want to have peace of mind while emailing you have to explore the best email clients for Mac computers.

There are tons of options to access your email accounts. However, it can be overwhelming choosing the

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Top 5 Web Design Tools

Written by MacHighway Team on March 28, 2019

Building a website can give you the ultimate platform for anything from your own business to a personal blog. Websites are the foundation of the internet.

How do you build a website, though? Working in web design requires years of programming knowledge and intimate design knowledge.

Do not worry! There are web design tools out there that can make the massive trudge of web design a pleasant breeze!

What are these tools? Are there ones for complete beginners? How do I start?

All these questions

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Managing WordPress From Mac OS X

Written by MacHighway Team on March 26, 2019

WordPress is considered one of the most flexible content management systems (CMS) out there. It can host anything from a simple blog to a busy company website. In fact, in recent years WordPress’ backend has become easier to use. It’s a paradise for freelancers waiting to be nurtured

And if you’re hooked on starting a project on WordPress, self-hosting is the answer for you. Here’s why. Setting up a local installation of WordPress from Mac OS X sounds unnecessary but it has

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Mac Bloggers: How to Create a Blog on MacHighway

Written by MacHighway Team on March 25, 2019

Do you plan to fit in a content marketing strategy for your business? Got a knack for writing creative and informative pieces? Are you a Mac product user?

Tie it in with your trade because you’re the Mac blogger your business needs.

Content marketing is a powerful tool for businesses. A whopping 84% of people expect brands to deliver meaningful content. That means their content entertains, shares stories, provides solutions and creates experiences.

One of the most effective approaches to content marketing is making

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Top 10 New TLDs

Written by MacHighway Team on March 18, 2019

What are the top TLDs you should consider investing in for your MacHosting account?

Let’s take a few steps back. Do you know what a TLD is? It’s OK if you’re pretty new to the world of web hosting and don’t know what TLD is, other than another internet acronym.

TLD means top-level domain. A top-level domain is the last part of a domain name. You can refer to it as .com, .edu, .org, .co.uk, .eu part of a domain name.

TLDs have

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The Top 5 FTP Clients for Mac OS X

Written by MacHighway Team on March 12, 2019

You finally had the courage to sign up with a web host and make the website of your dreams. But there’s a problem. Your new server is located hundreds of miles away.

How could you possibly move your computer files to the server hosting your website?

Last week we discussed IMAP and POP3 for email clients, but this is where File Transfer Protocol (or FTP) comes in.

While sipping your morning coffee with your Mac computer in tow, you can use FTP clients to interact with your

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