A brief introduction to Web hosting
Web hosting is dependent on web servers that act as the interface between your computer and the Internet. In fact the internet is a large array of web servers that host web page sand services. – as the infographic below clearly shows.
There are different kinds of Web hosting
These include: shared hosting, which is the most common; virtual private servers and dedicated servers. Each has its own advantages and disadvantages with dedicated server being the most expensive but with large amounts of data and space available and complete administrative access to the server.
Choosing a web server mean taking a number of factors into account.
This includes geographical location as well as backup access an easy-to-use control panels that allows you to monitor and manage your hosting. The infographic below provides a useful list of considerations to take into account when choosing a web hosting service.