Website is important for every online business and for every website, Web Hosting is necessary. Web Hosting is the service that allows an organization or individual to post their website or webpage on the Internet. Every internet users can be able to visit your website only when you hosted your website with the hosting provider. It is the physical location of your website on the Internet. Your files are stored on the hosting provider’s server. Hosting providers will provide server management, malware scanning, backups and support. They will take care of technical issues.
There are different types of web hosting. Based on your need you can choose the best one.
Shared Web Hosting
Dedicated Web Hosting
Reseller Web Hosting
Cloud based Hosting
Web Hosting Types
One of the most important and the basic decisions you want to take is to choose one of the web hosting types. Because there are different types of hosting that differs in performance, security and scalability. Before choosing a web hosting company you should be clear in what type of hosting that you need.
Shared Web Hosting is best for beginners. In this shared web hosting, multiple websites are hosted on the same server. That is, the same server is shared by multiple websites. Number of websites that hosted on the same server is depend on the web hosting provider. One of the major advantage is that, the cost is very cheap when compared to other hosting. But if neighbor site is spam site it will affects your site also. If your sites drives more traffic it reduces the performance of your website.
Dedicated Web Hosting
In the name itself we came to know that, the server is for only one. The clients leases overall server and not shared with others. In dedicated hosting disk space and bandwidth are dedicated entirely to your organization. Limitations on disk space and bandwidth are upto your need because there is no resource sharing. Dedicated Web Hosting suits only for the organizations who requires lot of disk space. There can be website downtime in shared hosting but here, you will not face any such issues.
In reseller hosting, the account owner itself is like a hosting provider to other end users. The web hosting provider allows their service to be sold by third party organization. In this one or more organizations lease out web space that is packaged, re-branded and sold under their brand name.
VPS stands for Virtual Private Server. Virtual Private Server allocates separate RAM and CPU for your website. It can be customized to your liking and you pay for what you need. It is less expensive than dedicated server.
Cloud Based Hosting
Cloud Hosting uses the resources of several servers. Website uses virtual resources of several server to accommodate all the aspects of your hosting site. Customers utilizing cloud platform will benefit from the multiple severs because they will receive unlimited storage, maximum bandwidth. It is more effective than any other hosting. Suppose, your website drives more traffic it will not affect the websites uptime.