Hosting Q&A

What is a Hosting Provider

A Web Host provides your internet site with internet access through a system called a server. A Web Hosting company may have many servers to hold many gigabytes of information. Your host company probably will utilize a large internet feed to allow faster processing and accessibility. Essentially your Web Host is renting out space to you so your web site can be accessed on the world wide web. Read more...

Choosing A Domain Name

A Web Host provides your internet site with internet access through a system called a server. A Web Hosting company may have many servers to hold many gigabytes of information. Your host company probably will utilize a large internet feed to allow faster processing and accessibility. Essentially your Web Host is renting out space to you so your web site can be accessed on the world wide web. Read more...

Hosting Types

This is to familiarize you with the general types of web hosting. Note that all may be the right type for your web site. Read more...

Choosing the right hosting plan for you

Determine what your site is going to eventually look like. Is it a simple information site? Do you want to have forum pages where people email back and forth? Are you selling products on your site and have a shopping cart? If there will be a lot of traffic on your site, you probably don’t want to go with the cheapest site you find. You probably would need a large banwith to handle your customers. Are you large enough to warrant your own server? Do you want them to provide maintenance if your server goes down? Think about what you really want to accomplish with your site. Read more...