Web Hosting Providers
You may be a Entrepreneur, Software Developer or Student or Teacher looking
for website to host on server.
Here are quick guidelines to find out best
web hosting provider by directly contacting them.
further let me tell you types of hosting providers and some terms related to
- Shared hosting.
Your website will be hosted on shared host
server. it can be a Linux machine or windows machine
based on your
requirement. You will be given web and ftp interface to upload the data and
configure your IIS or SQL server.
Your web will reside on this host
along with others and you guys will share the space of that server.
hosting charges ranges from $4 to $6 per month based on your subscription or
plan for years.
What is shared hosting is better explained in below post
Shared web hosting
- Dedicated hosting.
The hosting provider will give you one
dedicated machine on bank of server or rack.
It can be a windows machine or
Linux or centos as per your requirement. You can customize the
as per your application need.
Let’s categories the post in section.
- Software Developer and Entrepreneurs.
These people are smart enough to
get best hosting provider and they know what they are doing.
Still you are
new to web hosting provider selection, follow below guidelines.
Prepare the requirement of software you need to run application on
Your application may require IIS, Apache, Linux Cron Job, windows service, My
MS SQL database, oracle or Flash media server, ASP.net MVC and
.Net framework 2.0 or .Net framework 4.0. You just
need to prepare the list of software requirement.
Now, you need to know the
limits of your application means the amount of memory required (RAM)
amount of Data storage required on server. You must know amount of traffic your
could serve and required bandwidth.
What is web hosting bandwidth?
Find the best hosting
service provider and try to contact them. You may get live person to chat online
or Open support request and ask your queries.
You might have developed web application for your project in
ASP.net or PHP.
There are so many free web hosting provider where you can
launch demo application.
Try to search one which suites your application
Many of you guys want to host the personal blog. Instead of
buying the space and maintaining the server
for free. You must have Google account to use this service.
For hosting your
videos I recommend www.YouTube.com
How to create your blog web
site is will explained here.
What is web hosting provider and domain name provider
Domain name is the URL of the website. You need to purchase it separately.
You can purchase the domain from x domain name provider and if you wish, you
can transfer it to other
domain name provider. you can buy bulk number of
domains and sell. Some domain name provider
gives hosting space for web
applications along with domain.
You can purchase domain name and point the
DNS to blogSpot free hosting blogging account in very simple steps.
You might be having free blog hosted at blogspot.com like http://satalaj.blogspot.com
domain name www.satalaj.com . The if you
click on satalaj.blogspot.com, you will be redirected to
www.satalaj.com because I have changed hosting
dns of www.satalaj.com to
Hosting provider: It is already explained
If your business is in India, there is no point to locate the Hosting server
in US. Choose local hosting providers. Also, if you are targeting the customers
across India only then think about purchasing top level domain as .in when your
website URL name ends with .in Google ranks the content of your page for Indian
users. This way you can save bandwidth consumption by unnecessary visits from
Domain specific Email ID
You may get the configurable email address for your domain for free. But the
space or bandwidth allotted
for those email accounts is very less.
Fortunately you can configure it with GMail hosting and forget about the
space provided by hosting providers. Use Gmail unlimited space for free. Get
the benefit of Google products.