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  • # April 7, 2012 at 6:26 pm

    Is it true that some free webhost sites do not support certain files? I’m currently using webs.com and the files saved as .css and .js are not recognised. They don’t seem to work for my pages as long as they are linked as external files. Can someone help me? Perhaps recommend a free webhost site that will support those particular files? It’s difficult for me to figure out/test those codes if they do not appear. I’m such an amateur… D:

    # April 7, 2012 at 6:49 pm

    Nothing is free and if it is, it’s crap. Regular web hosting is dirt cheap, just part with a few bucks!

    # April 7, 2012 at 7:04 pm

    Ah, I see.. xD

    Do you have any web hosting recommendations?

    # April 7, 2012 at 9:32 pm

    Really? I used webs years ago and they supported JavaScript and CSS files, just not PHP.

    # April 7, 2012 at 9:45 pm

    Am I doing something wrong? O_o

    I would create the CSS file in my dreamweaver program then upload it to webs. I’ve also tried creating a new file on webs as a .html and renaming it to a .css. Using it as a external file would never work, but it works fine as an internal style sheet.

    # April 7, 2012 at 11:34 pm

    I’ve read mixed reviews with many web hosting companies, but even with NO web building experience, I’ve managed to build (still in progress) a decent structure for my site. I use Green Geeks which uses CPanel. Check out my site at http://www.integritycontractingofva.com . I’m open to any suggestions too!:)

    # April 8, 2012 at 6:49 am

    What do you mean it wouldn’t work as an external file?

    # April 8, 2012 at 9:21 am

    Just don’t trust free hosting.

    Now don’t ask me why I use it. :P

    000webhost.com is good since it supports PHP and two MySQL databases. They’ll review your site the first time you use it, and then I don’t know if they do it again, but they probably do. The CSS and JS works fine. Don’t ask me why it doesn’t work for you.

    host1free.com is used by many of my friends, but one of them (the most techie of them) moved out of it to 000webhost.com. Don’t ask me why, but he said it gets a little edgey sometimes. I also happen to know they review sites more often, aka more downtime. I’ve never used it.

    Just a review on the ones I know about!

    # April 8, 2012 at 10:09 am

    bcintegrity1: Thanks! Your site looks wonderful!

    ChristopherBurton: Whoops, I meant as a external stylesheet, by using this code:

    knittingfrenzy18 But why do you use it? J/K! lol

    Thanks for sharing! :D

    # April 8, 2012 at 10:29 am

    Perhaps you’re not linking to it correctly?

    # April 8, 2012 at 10:46 am

    Hmm, but it’s worked for me before (when I had a webhost I was paying for). The actual .css file doesn’t seem to be working/recognised, which why I think the webhost doesn’t support .css and .js as an external stylesheet. :{

    # April 8, 2012 at 11:10 am

    Do you have a link so we can double check? At least contact webs support

    # April 8, 2012 at 11:20 am

    I can only recommend 1freehosting.com to you.
    Features:
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    I use the site myself and it is awesome. Best of all it’s FREE!

    # April 8, 2012 at 11:24 am

    Web support? Sorry, I’m annoyingly slow…

    Maybe I am coding it wrong. ^_^;

    Well here’s a link. My test page

    Gosh, I really appreciate the help.

    # April 8, 2012 at 11:26 am

    Hey, thanks a lot 31M1K97! I’ll check it out. :D

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