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Top Shared Hosting

There are various varieties of shared hosting packages suitable for different sites in terms of the resources or the shared hosting platform they need. To select the most appropriate shared hosting service for your web site, you have to judge what server-side software applications it needs, how many daily visits you expect at the start and in the long run, as well as any other special needs that may have to be fulfilled.

Shared Web Hosting - Upsides

The most suitable choice for small scale sites with a few hundred or several thousand viewers is a shared hosting account. With this type of web hosting, each client pays only for their account, which diminishes the overall price per client significantly. There are different web hosting accounts differing from one hosting supplier to another, supplying different quotas of storage space and monthly bandwidth, different email account quotas and so on. The plus is that you can order an account that will have the resources your web page in fact demands. You will not need to pay lots of money for a plan you will not make use of, or end up with a small scale package that cannot host the online portal. We, at , offer a big choice of shared hosting solutions suitable for private or small business pages that even offer pre-installed script-powered platforms such as Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to make it simpler. If you start with a basic plan and you require more functionalities, moving to a more powerful account demands just a click.

Shared website hosting - Downsides

A shortcoming of the shared website hosting platform is that the hosting servers have some software applications installed on them and you are unable to install additional software platforms. Given websites, mainly online storefronts, request software applications to be installed on the web hosting server for them to work, and with a shared web hosting environment, you can activate solely software that does not demand complete server root access.

VPS Servers and Dedicated Servers

For web pages that require complete root access, or if your web page has many 1000's or even millions of visits per day, what you demand is a virtual private servers or a dedicated server. A private virtual hosting server is a software imitation of a dedicated web hosting server and it works in exactly the same manner.

VPS Web Hosting Servers

Both services generally give full root privileges and can be rebooted via a software interface by the client, independently from the web hosting supplier. Similar to the shared web hosting plans, the virtual private servers and the dedicated server accounts include different features based on what the web hosting company has to offer. A VPS hosting server plan offers guaranteed hard disk space, random access memory and CPU usage quotas that can sometimes be extended for brief periods of time if there are free resources on the physical machine. With a dedicated web server, the only limitation is the hardware it is making use of, and it can be upgraded by altering or adding components. A virtual server is easier to cope with as it ships with a virtualization platform, which can be used to reboot it, to install applications, examine stats, and so on. The administration of a dedicated server is more complicated, so such a package would rather be utilized by practiced customers.

Dedicated Web Servers

Nevertheless, some hosting corporations offer managed dedicated server web hosting solutions where they run web server administration procedures on behalf of the customer. This can be included in the package or an additional option.

Before You Elect...

Selecting the top hosting plan is crucial as it can affect the stable performance of a website. Prior to opting for a plan, compare the pros and cons, investigate carefully all the prerequisites for the web page to function properly, particularly if it is script-driven. And if you are still not sure which one is the best shared hosting service for you, consult with our live chat operators or call us - our sales representatives will be happy to help you and answer all your questions.