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What In Fact is Website Hosting?

Hosting is a type of Internet service that allows individuals and businesses to render their online portals accessible on the World Wide Web. Web hosting providers are companies that offer content storage space on a web hosting server stored in a datacenter facility and ensure uninterrupted Internet connection.

Where do you start?

The Internet has become a key fragment of every person's everyday routine. It gives you the chance to make a bit of cash on the side, but can also be a main source of income. In order to embed commercials on your site or to promote a product or a service that you sell, you invariably need a web hosting service, which will ensure that your online portal is protected and continually reachable. But how do you find one that is affordable and yet stable enough?

The shared hosting platform

The solution hosting firms have come up with is called shared hosting. With the shared hosting solution, multiple shared hosting account owners are accommodated on one and the same hosting server. There are severe limits on the resources that each web hosting account can actually make use of, thus making sure that they do not intervene with each other. The shared hosting solution offers decent performance and is less expensive than, let's say, a dedicated hosting web server, which is utilized by just one single person. The shared web hosting solution enables web hosting suppliers to offer their clients cheap prices. It usually includes easy-to-use hosting Control Panel software, as is the case with Maxx Web Host, and allows everyone to administer their web portals without bothering about server configuration and maintenance procedures, which are entirely taken care of by the website hosting firm.

Private Virtual Server Web Hosting

With the VPS server web hosting solution, on the other hand, you share a physical server with other private virtual server clients, but you are allocated a dedicated share of the system resources. The private virtual server solution is the middle ground between the much cheaper shared web hosting solution and the more high-priced dedicated server solution, and is an excellent solution for anyone who wants to set up, for example, a live streaming website or a social networking site. The circumstance that you need to take care of the web server configuration settings and software updates yourself is somewhat of a disadvantage, but this could also be a great plus if you really need to make some server configuration changes - something that would be impossible on a shared hosting server.

Dedicated Server Web Hosting

Dedicated web hosting servers are in most circumstances much more expensive than shared or private virtual server hosting solutions. You might wonder why would anyone use a dedicated web hosting server then? The explanation is quite simple. If your firm has a repeatedly visited website, or simply has very precise server setup and safety requirements, the most logical choice would be a dedicated server that you or your server administrators can manage directly. For someone who is willing to invest in security and reliability, the higher price is not a concern. You are given full root-level access and can use 100 percent of the web hosting server's system resources without anyone else using these resources and messing with your online portals.


MaxxWebHost
(MAXX Start Plan)
Lonex
(Personal Plan)
Monthly Charge $4.93
per month
$3.95
per month
Web Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Web Bandwidth Unlimited Unlimited
CPU Usage 5% 5%
Hosted Hostnames 1 1
OS Installation Options Debian GNU/Linux Debian GNU/Linux
Full Root Access
Hepsia CP
Optional Control Panels