Internet presence is really important if you have a blog, a personal site, an ecommerce, etc…
There are various premium services that can offer unique features that free services can’t give.
Digi Talking has listed 6 essential services that allows you to be like a pro in the web.
Discourse a next generation forum for design, features and technologies which is made.
Offer various monthly plans based on various user needs and a one time payment option for the installation in the cloud.
Even if there are social networks, a forum allows to create discussions on specific topics between users.
Get Satisfaction or equal services like UserVoice.
If you run an online business and want to keep in touch with your customers these services are for you. With them you can receive feedbakcs and provide online help. The services provides deep analytics.
MailChimp allows to create professional newsletters. This is one of the most popular email marketing service.
Amazon CloudFront is part of Amazon Web Services. It’s a CDN (content delivery network) service, you can distribuite static content (images, videos, etc…) via cloud, without use hosting space and bandwidth.
Your site will get also better performaces as the content is served via cloud.
CloudFlare offer security tools for your web site against multiple attacks (eg. denial of service) and many optimizations to make your site run faster.
The service require the editing of DNS records to be replaced within CloudFlare DNS records, so please verify with your hosting provider if they allow that.
Services that allows to create mobile apps: the visitors via mobile devices are rising so you must consider an option for them. There are various services that allows to create native apps for various mobile OS (iOS, Android, Windows Phone, etc…), you can find a nice list at Business News Daily and su Mashable.
You already know these services? Do you know other premium services that are essential to be mentioned?