Avoid WHMCS, Blesta, HostBill, ClientExec, Ubersmith Hosting

6 september 2021

At 20, I had just started my first company. One year later I was already using WHMCS that has always been there as a constant in my working life. I have involved myself in different projects ranging from hosting, web development, system administration to blockchain, billing, consulting, logistic and marketplaces. Everything I did was more or less ...

By Davide Mantenuto

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SEO Implications of Using Premade KB Articles for WHMCS

27 july 2021

Customer support is a drain on every hosting company resources. Each new support ticket takes you away from high-value tasks as you need to spend time answering customers questions. The impact on small and medium sized enterprises is even greater since they have a limited number of employees. In one way or another a provider is forced use senior-l...

By Davide Mantenuto

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SEO and WHMCS • How we Increased Traffic Rankings by 462%

18 july 2021

Where it all started Let me show you how I managed to boost traffic and other metrics with SEO on this WHMCS site. I didn't hire an SEO expert. I did a lot of research and A/B testing myself as I was creating a SEO module for WHMCS. This gave me the opportunity to test SEO techniques in a real case scenario for an extensive period of time. As I w...

By Davide Mantenuto

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7 Awful Cliches We See All the Time in Web Hosting

27 may 2021

Please bear with me but after working for many years in the hosting industry, I've seen trite cliches that don't make any sense. It's like if standing out from the crowd doesn't interest hosting providers. I compiled a list of the most common cliches which in my opinion should be avoided at any cost. From images that look as fake as a Rolex you'd ...

By Davide Mantenuto

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MUST Read Before Launching a WHMCS Site: Bugs & Issues

10 april 2021

I started using WHMCS in 2008. As I look back and look at the situation today, I know that something isn't quite right. I recall WHMCS as an old-school piece of software. It wasn't particularly beautiful but it was reliable. What we have now is a software where form becomed a higher priority than substance. WHMCS staff is spending large amounts of...

By Davide Mantenuto

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