Archive for May, 2008

DreamHost Now Hosts 700,000 Domains

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

The stats from WebHosting.Info has just been updated, and shows that DreamHost is now hosting more than 700,000 domains.
It’s just 7 months since they passed 600,000 domains and almost exactly a year since they passed half a million domains,

It’s great to see that billing errors and network troubles aside, DreamHost continues their steady [...]

DreamHost offers Passenger / mod_rails

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

The Ruby on Rails deployment tool we wrote about a while ago has just been launched.
To enable Passenger, edit any of your fully hosted domains or add a new domain from the Manage Domains area in the web panel, and check the Ruby on Rails Passenger (mod_rails) checkbox.

When you then point that domain’s web [...]

DreamHost Newsletter – May 2008

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

New One-Click Install: phpBB Forum phpBB is now available as a One-Click Install. DreamHost offers phpBB both in an easy-mode and advanced-mode. In easy-mode DreamHost will handle all upgrades, but you won’t be able to customize your theme or add plug-ins.
New One-Click Install: OpenX [...]

Book Review: AJAX and PHP

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

I recently advertised for readers wanting to review a number of books I was offered by Packt Publishing. The fourth review in the series is written by Arthus Erea, who has read AJAX and PHP: Building Responsive Web Applications.
 
Review of “AJAX and PHP: Building Responsive Web Applications” Review by Arthus Erea
We’ve [...]

DreamHost Nominated Most Democratic Workplace

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

DreamHost has updated their frontpage to show they have been recognized by WordBlu as one of the most democratic workplaces in 2008.
 
Guess WordBlu haven’t seen What You Get When You Work at DreamHost…