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Daniel Blechynden

Daniel is a freelance technology and finance writer, whose scientific background in the natural sciences lends rigour and nuance to his informative, accessible articles. His reviews on website builders, web hosting and business web development grace the virtual pages of TechRadar Pro, WebsiteHostingRating.com, and HostingReview.com, as well as IT Pro Portal. Well-versed in blockchain, cloud computing and cybersecurity, Daniel takes a keen interest in all aspects of B2B and B2C tech.  

Best free remote desktop software
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remote access

Best free remote desktop software

Only the best free remote desktop software allows for streamlined remote access that won’t hurt your budget. Find out which providers are our top pick…
21 Oct 2022
Best website builder
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web development

Best website builder

Our guide to the best website builders evaluates providers based on ease-of-use, pricing, support, ecommerce, and more
24 May 2022
Best WordPress hosting
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web hosting

Best WordPress hosting

Our guide to the best WordPress hosting analyzes and evaluates leading providers across both managed and unmanaged plans
13 Apr 2022
Best VPS hosting
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web hosting

Best VPS hosting

We analyse, review, and rank the best VPS hosting across features, pricing, features, and more to help you find the right host for your site
13 Apr 2022
The best VPS cloud hosting
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The best VPS cloud hosting

We outline the best VPS cloud hosting providers available, evaluating leading services on their features, tools, pricing, and more
8 Apr 2022
Disk Drill review
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Disk Drill review

Disk Drill is a leading data recovery program with excellent free and premium options for Windows and Mac devices
1 Apr 2022
Best WordPress website builders and plugins
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Best WordPress website builders and plugins

Our guide to the leading WordPress website builders and plugins studies each in terms of ease of use, functionality, price, and more
30 Mar 2022
Best remote desktop for Linux
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remote access

Best remote desktop for Linux

Discover the top remote desktop for Linux from the choices in our comprehensive guide, and find out everything you need to know about these platforms
25 Mar 2022
What is AnyDesk?
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remote access

What is AnyDesk?

AnyDesk is a popular remote desktop program that’s designed for unattended access, remote support, and more
11 Mar 2022
What is TeamViewer?
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remote access

What is TeamViewer?

We explore the TeamViewer remote desktop program, looking at its pricing, use cases, and more
10 Mar 2022
Best password recovery tool
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Software

Best password recovery tool

In this guide, we take a close look at six of the leading password recovery tools available today
2 Mar 2022
SuperNews review
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Network & Internet

SuperNews review

Our SuperNews review shows that this Usenet provider has competitive prices, but it’s just too simple for us
25 Feb 2022
Giganews review
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Network & Internet

Giganews review

Our Giganews review takes a closer look at this Usenet service provider to help you decide whether it’s worth paying for
25 Feb 2022
Best web hosting for small business
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Best web hosting for small business

We take a close look at the best web hosting for small businesses moving online, comparing providers on storage, bandwidth, pricing, and more
22 Feb 2022
Bluehost vs SiteGround
Bluehost vs SiteGround
web hosting

Bluehost vs SiteGround

We compared Bluehost vs SiteGround, to help you determine which web host is best for your needs
22 Feb 2022
SiteGround review
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SiteGround review

While it's a leading web host, our SiteGround review took a closer look, and found a few flaws you should be aware of
16 Feb 2022
Wix vs Weebly
Wix vs Weebly
web development

Wix vs Weebly

In our Wix vs Weebly comparison, we find that two of the world’s most well-known website builders are far from equal
15 Feb 2022
Shopify vs GoDaddy
Shopify vs GoDaddy
web development

Shopify vs GoDaddy

In our Shopify vs GoDaddy comparison, we pit an e-commerce giant against a beginner-friendly website builder to see who wins
15 Feb 2022
The best secure cloud storage
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The best secure cloud storage

Protect your important data with secure cloud storage
11 Feb 2022
What is Usenet?
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Network & Internet

What is Usenet?

We delve into the mysterious depths of the Usenet to help you understand what it is and how you can use it for your business
8 Feb 2022
Pure Storage interview: The changing market in cloud storage
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cloud storage

Pure Storage interview: The changing market in cloud storage

We interview Pure Storage, discussing how cloud storage has changed rapidly and continues to develop as the technological world moves
31 Jan 2022
pCloud vs Dropbox
pCloud vs Dropbox
cloud storage

pCloud vs Dropbox

We compare every aspect of pCloud vs Dropbox in this battle of the cloud storage industry giants
25 Jan 2022
Bluehost vs DreamHost
Bluehost vs DreamHost
web hosting

Bluehost vs DreamHost

We compare the prices, user interface, functionality, and main features of Bluehost vs DreamHost to help you decide which to use
24 Jan 2022
Editor X review
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web development

Editor X review

Our Editor X review finds that it offers some of the most advanced website building solutions we’ve seen, and is an excellent option for developers
19 Jan 2022
Best email client for Windows
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Network & Internet

Best email client for Windows

In our comprehensive guide to the best email client for Windows, we take a close look at some of the most powerful programs available
19 Jan 2022
What is VPS hosting?
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web hosting

What is VPS hosting?

VPS hosting offers more powerful solutions than base-level shared hosting. We explain how and why this is the case
3 Dec 2021
How to make a website with Squarespace
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web development

How to make a website with Squarespace

Learn how to make a website with Squarespace in this step-by-step guide
29 Nov 2021
WooCommerce review
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web development

WooCommerce review

WooCommerce is one of the most popular online store builders, and it’s a powerful plugin backed by versatile ecommerce tools
18 Nov 2021
Bluehost WordPress website builder review
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web development

Bluehost WordPress website builder review

The Bluehost WordPress website builder is designed to help you build your new WordPress website in a fast, efficient manner
16 Nov 2021
Cloudways review
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web hosting

Cloudways review

Cloudways offers a variety of high-end, scalable cloud hosting solutions catering to websites of all shapes and sizes
29 Oct 2021
A2 Hosting review
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web hosting

A2 Hosting review

A2 Hosting offers a selection of hosting solutions backed by competitive prices, although its performance was disappointing
22 Oct 2021
Bluehost vs HostGator
Bluehost vs HostGator
web hosting

Bluehost vs HostGator

We compare Bluehost vs HostGator, finding that the two popular web hosts don’t deliver as much as you might expect
20 Oct 2021
Bluehost vs GoDaddy
Bluehost vs GoDaddy
web hosting

Bluehost vs GoDaddy

We compare Bluehost vs GoDaddy in every aspect, to help you determine which web hosting industry giant is best for your business
20 Oct 2021
HostGator review
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web hosting

HostGator review

Our HostGator review finds it offers beginner-friendly web hosting options, but it’s not as cheap as it appears on the surface
18 Oct 2021
SimpliSafe vs ADT
Simplisafe vs ADT
cyber security

SimpliSafe vs ADT

We pit popular security companies SimpliSafe and ADT against each other to help you decide which is best for your needs
12 Oct 2021
GoDaddy review
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web development

GoDaddy review

Our GoDaddy review takes a close look at the website builder to help you decide whether or not it’s worth using
11 Oct 2021