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There are various kinds of shared hosting packages appropriate for different web pages with regard to the resources or the shared hosting platform they require. To select the best shared hosting service for your online portal, you need to access what server-side software it demands, how many hits per day you expect at the start and in the long run, as well as any other special requirements that may have to be satisfied.

Shared web hosting - Privileges

The most relevant alternative for small size websites with a few hundred or several thousand viewers is a shared hosting package. With this form of web site hosting, each customer pays only for their plan, which minimizes the overall price per user significantly. There are various web hosting solutions varying from one web hosting vendor to another, delivering different quotas of hard disk storage and traffic, different email quotas and so on. The good point is that you can pay for a plan that will include the features your website actually needs. You will not have to pay lots of cash for an account you will not make use of, or end up with a small size account that cannot shelter the site. We, at , offer an immense array of shared hosting packages appropriate for personal or small business sites that even offer pre-installed script-driven systems like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to make it simpler. If you begin with a low grade package and you demand more resources, upgrading to a more advanced package takes only a click of the mouse.

Shared Hosting - Shortcomings

A shortcoming of the shared website hosting platform is that the web servers have some software installed on them and you are unable to activate new software applications. Certain websites, chiefly online storefronts, require applications to be activated on the web server for them to run, and with a shared website hosting platform, you can activate only software applications that do not request full server root access.

Virtual Private Web Servers and Dedicated Web Hosting Servers

For sites that demand complete root access, or if your website has many 1000's or even 1 000 000's of hits per day, what you require is a virtual private servers or a dedicated server. A virtual server is a software emulation of a dedicated web hosting server and it works in a precisely identical manner.

Virtual Servers

Both solutions typically provide root privileges and can be restarted through a software tool by the user, independently from the web hosting supplier. Much like the shared web hosting accounts, the virtual private servers and the dedicated server web hosting packages involve different characteristics based on what the hosting vendor offers. A virtual server hosting package includes guaranteed disk storage space, RAM and CPU usage quotas that can at times be increased for brief stretches of time provided that there are free system resources on the physical server. With a dedicated hosting server, the only limitation is the hardware equipment it is using, and it can be upgraded by changing or appending components. A virtual private hosting server is easier to tackle as it ships with virtualization software, which can be utilized to restart it, to install software applications, monitor stats, and so on. The administration of a dedicated web server is more complicated, so such a solution would rather be used by tech-savvy clients.

Dedicated Servers

Nonetheless, given providers offer managed dedicated server web hosting services where they perform dedicated web hosting server management tasks instead of the customer. This can be included in the plan or an additional option.

Prior To Deciding...

Picking the top hosting package is essential as it can influence the stable functioning of a web site. Prior to choosing a package, weigh the pros and cons, examine thoroughly all the requirements for the web portal to operate properly, particularly if it is script-driven. And if you are still unsure which is the best shared hosting service for you, consult with our live chat operators or give us a call - our sales representatives will be happy to help you and answer all your questions.