Basics Of Web Hosting

Posted on August 30, 2020 at 10:24 am

What is web hosting?
Web hosting is essentially providing storage space for companies. This allows their website to be accessible through the World Wide Web.

How does web hosting work?
The way this works is quite simple. It is one main company renting out space for smaller companies to have their website being displayed on the World Wide Web. You will either pay monthly or yearly for this.

Once your website is being hosted, all people will need to find your website is your domain name. Typing your domain into the search engine will send them to the hosting site which will display your website for all to see.

Types of web hosting
There are many different types of web hosting. To ensure you choose the right one you will need to consider lots of different aspects. From website size to what your website is for. We will go into more detail in another article.

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