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Quality Shared Hosting

There are various sorts of shared hosting packages suitable for different web portals when it comes to the system resources or the shared hosting platform they require. To choose the most suitable shared hosting service for your website, you have to reckon what server-side software applications it needs, how many daily hits you expect at the start and in the long run, as well as any other specific requirements that may have to be fulfilled.

Shared Hosting - Strong Points

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

The most proper choice for small web pages with several hundred or several thousand visitors is a shared hosting solution. With this form of web site hosting, each client pays only for their plan, which lowers the overall price per individual noticeably. There are diverse web hosting packages varying from one web hosting vendor to another, offering different quotas of data storage space and bandwidth, different e-mail quotas and so on. The advantage is that you can purchase a package that will have the features your website really demands. You will not have to pay lots of money for a package you will not use, or end up with a small scale plan that cannot host the site. We, at Quick and Quality Web Hosting, offer a wide choice of shared hosting plans suitable for private or small business sites that even include pre-activated script-powered platforms like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to make it easier. If you commence with a low priced plan and you demand more features, moving to a high-end account takes only a click.

Shared web hosting - Shortcomings

A shortcoming of the shared web hosting solution is that the hosting servers have some software programs installed on them and you are unable to install additional software applications. Specific websites, chiefly web storefronts, require software applications to be available on the web server for them to work, and with a shared website hosting plan, you can install only software programs that do not require full root access.

Virtual Private Web Servers and Dedicated Web Hosting Servers

For web pages that require full root access, or if your web portal has many thousands or even 1 000 000's of viewers per day, what you demand is a VPS hosting or a dedicated server. A virtual web hosting server is a virtual emulation of a dedicated server and it runs in an exactly identical manner.

Virtual Private Web Hosting Servers

Both environments normally give root privileges and can be restarted through a software tool by the user, independently from the hosting company. Analogous to the shared web hosting packages, the VPS hosting and the dedicated hosting server accounts comprise different specs based on what the hosting provider has to offer. A private virtual server hosting account has guaranteed data storage, RAM and CPU quotas that can occasionally be boosted for brief stretches of time if there are free system resources on the physical server. With a dedicated web server, the only limit is the hardware it is availing of, and it can be configured by altering or appending components. A VPS web server is easier to handle as it offers a virtualization console, which can be used to restart it, to install applications, check stats, etc. The administration of a dedicated hosting server is more elaborate, so such an account would rather be utilized by tech-savvy users.

Dedicated Web Hosting Servers

Still, certain web hosting suppliers offer managed dedicated hosting services where they perform server administration assignments instead of the client. This can be a part of package or an extra upgrade.

Prior To Opting...

Opting for the top hosting plan is essential as it can have an influence on the stable functioning of a web site. Before picking a plan, compare the pros and cons, inspect carefully all the requirements for the web portal to function properly, especially if it is script-driven. And if you are still in doubt which is the best shared hosting service for you, consult with our live chat operators or call us - our sales representatives will be happy to assist you and answer all your questions.