All about Web hosting

Press Release   •   Feb 15, 2011 21:13 GMT

Internet is keep flourishing tremendously and web hosting providers are responsible for all this development. Immense development has been attained over the course of last 11 years. Its relation with World Wide Web is also very important. World Wide Web has revolutionized the internet world within short span of time. Web Hosting is the service that’s provides space on the Internet for websites. When you make a website and want other people to see it, you will need to publish it to a web hosting service. Web hosting services work by providing high-powered computers ((i.e)web servers) with a high-speed network for your website to live on. When someone types in your web address (such as they will be connected to your web server where they can surf and download the pages of your website. Here we have given a detailed description of several types of web hosting service providers to choose from:

Free Hosting:
These services are completely free  to users. This is the Right option for people those who hosting their first website or creating a personal websites, but you do get what you pay for. You will be limited with options and the web hosts place advertisements on your pages in place of a fee.

Shared (or) Virtual Hosting:
It can also be termed as virtual web hosting. In virtual hosting, several virtual web servers will be hosted on a single host server. The number of websites sharing a single server can be in hundreds or even thousands.  This is the type of hosting that is used by almost 90% of internet users.

Dedicated Hosting:
The subsequent sort of hosting is dedicated hosting. In this sort of hosting services, a full server is dedicated to a singular customer. This kind of hosting services is applied by vast businesses, professionals as good as really active websites traffic with thousands of visitors daily.You will be the master of the server and the hosting company manages the equipment and connectivity, while the rest of the nuances have to be handled by you.  Although you have full control of the server, you  can not own it.

Colocation Hosting:
These services are mostly identical to dedicated hosting. In Colocation hosting, hosting company will provide users the space to use the server, electrical support and internet access. An excellent collocation web hosting service might be more expensive than the other types of hosting, but for businesses, it works out cheaper than hosting their servers in-house, while having better security.

Reseller Hosting:
Reseller hosting is like owning a small web hosting company.  This hosting will let you to create smaller hosting accounts to either given them away free or sell them to others and make money. You can create and control your very own cluster of websites, instead of using different hosting accounts for each website.  Everything is under one roof.

These are the different types of web hosting plans offered by web hosts.