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There are various types of web hosting plans suitable for different websites in regard to the resources or the web hosting environment they require. To choose the most relevant web hosting service for your web page, you must calculate what server-side software it requires, how many daily visits you anticipate at the start and in the future, as well as any other special requirements that may have to be fulfilled.
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The most appropriate option for small size web sites with a few hundred or several thousand visitors is a shared hosting account. With this type of site hosting, each client pays only for their plan, which minimizes the total cost per client radically. There are various web hosting solutions differing from one hosting vendor to another, providing different quotas of hard disk space and bandwidth, different e-mail box account quotas and so on. The advantage is that you can purchase an account that will include the specs your site really needs. You will not have to pay a lot for a package you will not use, or wind up with a small sized plan that cannot host the website. We, at OSI Hosting, offer an immense variety of web hosting accounts appropriate for personal or small business websites that even include pre-installed script-powered platforms such as Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to render it easier. If you begin with a low-end plan and you demand more resources, moving to a more feature-rich package takes just a click.
Shared website hosting - Negative Points
A drawback of the shared website hosting environment is that the servers have some software platforms installed on them and you cannot install new software platforms. Certain web portals, especially online stores, require software applications to be present on the web hosting server for them to work, and with a shared web hosting solution, you can install only software that does not request full root-level access.
Private Virtual Hosting Servers and Dedicated Servers
For portals that need complete server root access, or if your site has many thousands or even millions of viewers per day, what you require is a VPS hosting or a dedicated hosting. A private virtual web server is a software emulation of a dedicated solution and it works in a precisely identical way.
Both services traditionally include complete server root access and can be rebooted via a software program by the customer, independently from the hosting company. Analogous to the shared web hosting packages, the VPS hosting and the dedicated web server hosting accounts contain different features depending on what the hosting company has to offer. A private virtual server hosting plan offers guaranteed hard disk storage, RAM and central processing unit usage quotas that can at times be extended for brief intervals of time provided that there are free system resources on the physical machine. With a dedicated web server, the only limit is the hardware it is using, and it can be revamped by altering or appending components. A private virtual web hosting server is easier to tackle as it ships with a virtualization tool, which can be utilized to reboot it, to install software applications, explore statistics, and so on. The administration of a dedicated server is more intricate, so such a package would rather be utilized by experienced users.
Dedicated Hosting Servers
Yet, given hosts offer managed dedicated hosting services where they run dedicated server management operations on behalf of the customer. This can be a part of package or an extra feature.
Prior To Deciding...
Settling on the top hosting package is crucial as it can influence the proper performance of a website. Before opting for a plan, weigh the pros and cons, review thoroughly all the preconditions for the web page to work properly, particularly if it is script-powered. And if you are still not sure which is the best web hosting service for you, ask our live chat operators or give us a call - our sales reps will be happy to help you and answer all your questions.