what is hosting

what is a hosting
Do you know any businessman or any seller? What they do when they start the business for selling goods. They buy a room, in which they can store their products or the goods they want to sell. This room or the space in the web is known as web space or thats what is a hosting in web. Which provides a space on the internet for your website. The basic mechanism of the Internet is a link or connection between two or numerous computers. With the help of the internet any person can access the data stored on another server with the help of the connection. But it is not possible always for another computer to be in service 24 hours. That is why the website is stored on a hosting server. so that it can be accessible by anyone 24×7. Hosting adds www. To your domain name, provides space for your website on the internet. There are many types of hosting. On the basis of capability, ram, memory, database, server type etc. Some of them may be useful for a commercial use because of high server type. so you may ask what type of hosting is suitable for me. Just depend on your purpose of the site. Before further explanation, we need to know how many types of hosting servers are there.

different types of hosting

1) shared hosting 

As the name only suggest, it is a sharing type of hosting. many websites are hosted on a single server.

Advantage 


1)It is low cost 

2)Maybe useful for a starter or personal site

Disadvantage 

 

As it is the shared type of hosting it may affect your performance of your site.

2) VPS virtual private server 

It is an upgraded type of shared hosting.
A big server as different compartments for a private or separate site. It is a giant version of shared hosting. 

Advantages 

It is better than shared hosting and provides more stability on the server.
Provide more facility and tools.
And can be suitable for intermediate website holders

Disadvantage 

It is costly as compared to shared hosting
And working on it is bit complex

3) dedicated server 


As the name only suggest it is dedicated for a particular. It is a separate server for a single site. 

Advantages
As it is for a particular website all the problems of the shared is neglected.
The data stealing and downtime are removed in this type of server. 

Disadvantages
It is the most costly site server
Which is suitable for export or stabilized website business.

There are many another type of hosting servers like the cloud, resellers etc

Which hosting is suitable for me or which is the best hosting
It totally depends on the purpose of your site and the usability you want. If you are a beginner and won’t able to spend many high prices on the hosting you may choose shared hosting.

 If you are intermediate or has some knowledge to work you may choose VPS.
And if you need the high server, high-quality high performance. You may go with a dedicated server

If you want to set up a WordPress website
Or any website you may need two components 

domain and hosting. These are the essential requirements for the site to work.