Quality Shared Hosting
There are different types of shared hosting packages appropriate for different sites with regard to the system resources or the shared hosting platform they require. To select the most appropriate shared hosting service for your online portal, you must evaluate what server-side software programs it demands, how many daily visits you anticipate at the start and in the long run, as well as any other specific requirements that may have to be covered.
Shared web hosting - Perquisites
1 website hosted
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Unlimited websites hosted
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The best alternative for small online portals with several hundred or several thousand visitors is a shared hosting solution. With this type of hosting, each user pays only for their account, which decreases the overall cost per individual seriously. There are diverse web hosting packages varying from one provider to another, furnishing different amounts of data storage space and bandwidth, different email quotas and so on. The plus is that you can purchase a package that will have the specifications your web page indeed requires. You will not have to pay a lot of money for an account you will not make use of, or end up with a small size account that cannot accommodate the site. We, at EmmanuelHost, offer a large choice of shared hosting solutions appropriate for personal or small business websites that even include pre-installed script-driven platforms like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to render it easier. If you kick off with a cheaper package and you demand more features, moving to a better package involves only a click.
Shared website hosting - Negative Aspects
A shortcoming of the shared website hosting environment is that the hosting servers have some software applications installed on them and you cannot install additional software platforms. Certain web portals, chiefly online storefronts, require software applications to be installed on the hosting server for them to function, and with a shared web hosting environment, you can activate only software that does not demand root-level access.
Virtual Private Hosting Servers and Dedicated Hosting Servers
For sites that need root-level access, or if your web page has many 1000's or even 1 000 000's of daily visits, what you need is a VPS hosting or a dedicated hosting. A Virtual Private Server is a software simulation of a dedicated hosting server and it operates in a precisely identical way.
Virtual Web Servers
Both solutions generally come with root-level access and can be rebooted through a software platform by the client, autonomously from the hosting company. Akin to the shared web hosting plans, the VPS hosting and the dedicated web server hosting packages come with diverse characteristics based on what the hosting company has to offer. A VPS server web hosting account has guaranteed web space, random access memory and central processing unit usage quotas that can sometimes be expanded for brief spells of time if there are free resources on the physical server. With a dedicated web server, the only limiting factor is the hardware equipment it is using, and it can be revved up by changing or adding components. A virtual private web server is easier to cope with as it comes with virtualization software, which can be utilized to restart it, to install applications, monitor statistics, etc. The administration of a dedicated server is more complex, so such a solution would rather be resorted to by practiced customers.
Dedicated Web Servers
Nevertheless, certain hosting vendors provide managed dedicated hosting services where they perform dedicated web server administration procedures on behalf of the customer. This can be included in the plan or an additional upgrade.
Prior To Selecting...
Choosing the top hosting package is important as it can have an influence on the stable operation of a web page. Before choosing a package, compare the pros and cons, check completely all the preconditions for the website to function properly, particularly if it is script-based. And if you are still in doubt which is the best shared hosting service for you, ask our live chat operators or call us - our sales representatives will be glad to help you and answer all your questions.