CHOOSING WEB HOSTING
It’s important to choose a web hosting company that has a sound reputation for delivering consistent uptime, speed, security, and website scaling options such as CPU and memory upgrades as needed. It’s also a good idea to ensure the hosting provider of choice offers root access to cPanel & WHM so you can retain full control of vital components such as Apache, PHP & MySQL versions. This is vital to stay ahead of the curve with speed and security. Furthermore, you should also have access to AutoSSL so your website can offer encryption security to your website visitors.
SHARED OR DEDICATED HOSTING?
It’s no secret you get what you pay for. There are no shortcuts when it comes to solid hosting providers. The most common web hosting options are:
Your website host plan will be shared with other users so your resources are not always guaranteed and speed is not a quality of this type of hosting plan. these plan for great for startups and very small websites.
VPS (Virtual Private Server)
VPS hosting plans offer full root access in a virtualized environment. You specify how much CPU, Storage, Memory, & Bandwidth is needed. Often you can choose between Linux or Windows for your new hosting environment. Price will ultimately determinate just how much hosting resources you are given under a VPS.
This plan is more than often the best solution for most CMS and ecommerce websites. You will have full root access to resources as needed and often can scale for more resources as needed. Speed is also a plus with a dedicated hosting plan.
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