Web Hosting Types
How to know the types of hosting services?
Types of Hosting
Types of hosting can be categorized as Free hosting
, Dedicated Hosting
based on the
technology used or the pricing for hosting.
Free Hosting Service:
Many hosting companies offer free hosting service. New bees to hosting industry provide
free hosting for advertising and old timers use free hosting for promotion. Websites like
of space with a promise of 99.9% uptime. Small websites are most suited for free hosting.
Shared Hosting Service:
In this type of hosting more number of websites are hosted in a single server. But every website
has it own share of resources with its own domain name, email, databases independently. This is the most economical and
efficient way to host websites. Shared hosting
is suitable for
medium sized websites, even databases can be used.
Dedicated Hosting Service:
This type of hosting is little costlier, since a single website is hosted in a dedicated server.
is suitable for only large websites with very large databases and high traffic.
Most of websites hosted in dedicated server requires high technical skills to manage them.