Dedicated Website Hosting - a quick guide.
Web hosting and dedicated website hosting.
Web hosting allows you to post a web page or a whole website of pages on the Internet.
- Web hosting service providers offer the technology and back up required for web pages and websites that can be looked at on the internet and the storage for such facilities on a server.
- Dedicated website hosting can provide a dedicated server for your use. This can offer fast performance and a larger scale as well as greater level of security, if required.
- Viewing of websites on the internet is via a browser, where the website is accessed by typing the specific address. This then connects to the hosting server and delivers the webpages you are looking for.
- Generally web hosting providers require you to own a unique domain name to use their server and they can help you purchase one if this is something you do not already have.
Different types of web hosting Service.
Different types of web hosting are available, each of which can offer a different type of service according to your requirements.
Options such as dedicated website hosting, shared, collated and free hosting are all available.
The type that you choose will depend on what kind of service and server you need, your budget, and the services available from the web host.
Dedicated website hosting.
Dedicated hosting can offer a dedicated server for your use, fast performance, and a high level of security, if you need a lot of resources for business websites.
Shared web hosting:
As the term suggests a server is shared with other website users, including the software applications in the server environment.
Collated web hosting:
This is when you buy your own server kept at a web hosting providers facilities and you are responsible for use of the server.
Free web hosting:
Free hosting is available if you just want to try out creating a website, though connection speed can be slow and advertising banners can be added to your website automatically.