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Quality Shared Hosting

There are different varieties of shared hosting accounts appropriate for different web sites in terms of the resources or the shared hosting environment they require. To pick the best shared hosting service for your site, you must judge what server-side software it requires, how many visits per day you anticipate at the beginning and in the long run, as well as any other specific needs that may have to be met.

Shared website hosting - Positive Aspects

Unlimited storage
Unlimited bandwidth
1 website hosted
$2.75 / month
Unlimited storage
Unlimited bandwidth
5 websites hosted
$3.75 / month

The most appropriate alternative for small sized sites with several hundred or a few thousand visitors is a shared hosting account. With this form of web space hosting, each user pays only for their plan, which decreases the total cost per customer radically. There are diverse web hosting accounts varying from one hosting vendor to another, offering different quotas of hard disk space and traffic, different email mailbox account quotas and so on. The plus is that you can purchase a package that will provide the specifications your website in fact needs. You will not have to pay plenty of cash for an account you will not make use of, or wind up with a small size account that cannot shelter the site. We, at Domaniac, offer a vast variety of shared hosting packages suitable for personal or small business pages that even include pre-activated script-powered systems like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to render things simpler. If you kick off with a low priced account and you demand more system resources, upgrading to a more advanced plan takes just a click of the mouse.

Shared Website Hosting - Shortcomings

A downside of the shared website hosting platform is that the hosting servers have some software applications installed on them and you are unable to install new software platforms. Certain web portals, above all online storefronts, require applications to be activated on the web hosting server for them to perform, and with a shared website hosting package, you can activate only software programs that do not require server root access.

VPS Web Servers and Dedicated Web Hosting Servers

For portals that need complete root-level access, or if your online portal has many 1000's or even millions of daily viewers, what you require is a virtual private servers or a dedicated server. A virtual private hosting server is a software emulation of a dedicated hosting server and it behaves in an absolutely identical manner.

Private Virtual Servers

Both environments traditionally come with complete root-level access and can be restarted through a software program by the user, independently from the hosting supplier. Similar to the shared web hosting accounts, the virtual private servers and the dedicated server web hosting plans sport different characteristics depending on what the hosting provider has to offer. A virtual private web server plan has guaranteed web space, random access memory and CPU usage quotas that can at times be enhanced for brief periods of time on condition that there are free system resources on the physical server. With a dedicated web server, the only limitation is the hardware configuration it is availing of, and it can be configured by altering or adding components. A virtual private web hosting server is easier to run as it ships with a virtualization platform, which can be utilized to restart it, to install software applications, explore statistics, and so on. The administration of a dedicated web hosting server is more elaborate, so such a solution would rather be used by practiced customers.

Dedicated Hosting Servers

Nevertheless, some hosting firms offer managed dedicated hosting solutions where they complete dedicated hosting server administration procedures on behalf of the client. This can be included in the package or an additional feature.

Prior To Choosing...

Settling on the top hosting package is vital as it can have an influence on the proper performance of a website. Prior to picking a plan, weigh the pros and cons, study thoroughly all the prerequisites for the online portal to function properly, especially if it is script-driven. And if you are still in doubt which one is the best shared hosting service for you, ask our live chat operators or give us a call - our sales representatives will be glad to help you and answer all your questions.