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There are various kinds of web hosting accounts appropriate for different web pages in relation to the resources or the web hosting platform they need. To choose the most adequate web hosting service for your web page, you need to judge what server-side software applications it requires, how many visits per day you anticipate at the start and in the long run, as well as any other specific needs that may have to be satisfied.
Shared web hosting - Pluses
The most proper choice for small size web pages with a few hundred or a few thousand visitors is a shared hosting solution. With this form of website hosting, each customer pays only for their account, which reduces the overall price per client critically. There are different web hosting accounts differing from one web hosting provider to another, supplying different quotas of hard disk space and web traffic, different mail quotas and so on. The good point is that you can buy an account that will provide the features your website indeed requires. You will not need to pay plenty of money for a plan you will not use, or wind up with a small sized account that cannot host the web site. We, at Linux Hosts Inc., offer a vast assortment of web hosting plans appropriate for personal or small business web sites that even include pre-activated script-powered platforms like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to render things simpler. If you kick off with a low-end package and you require more resources, moving to a more feature-rich plan takes only a click of the mouse.
Shared website hosting - Weak Points
A weak side of the shared web hosting platform is that the web hosting servers have some software programs installed on them and you cannot install new software platforms. Certain websites, mainly online stores, need software applications to be activated on the web hosting server for them to function, and with a shared website hosting solution, you can activate only software that does not need full root access.
VPS Servers and Dedicated Web Servers
For web portals that require root-level access, or if your web page has many thousands or even millions of daily hits, what you demand is a VPS hosting or a dedicated hosting. A virtual web hosting server is a software emulation of a dedicated web server and it works in precisely the same manner.
VPS Web Hosting Servers
Both solutions commonly provide full root privileges and can be restarted via a software platform by the customer, autonomously from the web hosting company. Like the shared web hosting accounts, the VPS hosting and the dedicated web hosting server accounts have different functionalities depending on what the web hosting supplier has to offer. A VPS web server hosting plan has guaranteed storage space, random access memory and CPU usage quotas that can occasionally be enhanced for short spells of time if there are spare system resources on the physical machine. With a dedicated hosting server, the only limitation is the hardware configuration it is utilizing, and it can be revved up by changing or appending components. A VPS web hosting server is simpler to handle as it arrives with a virtualization software platform, which can be used to restart it, to install software applications, check stats, etc. The management of a dedicated web server is more intricate, so such a plan would rather be resorted to by experienced customers.
Dedicated Hosting Servers
Still, given web hosting providers offer managed dedicated server web hosting solutions where they carry out dedicated web server administration operations on behalf of the client. This can be included in the package or an extra upgrade.
Before You Decide...
Picking the top hosting package is vital as it can influence the proper work of a web portal. Before settling on a plan, compare the pros and cons, inspect carefully all the preconditions for the web site to function properly, especially if it is script-based. And if you are still in doubt which one is the best web hosting service for you, check with our live chat operators or call us - our sales representatives will be glad to help you and answer all your questions.