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Quality Shared Hosting

There are various sorts of shared hosting solutions suitable for different web pages with regard to the resources or the shared hosting environment they require. To choose the most optimal shared hosting service for your site, you need to judge what server-side software it demands, how many daily visits you expect at the start and in the future, as well as any other specific demands that may have to be covered.

Shared Website Hosting - Advantages

Unlimited storage
Unlimited bandwidth
5 websites hosted
30-Day Free Trial
$4.25 / month
Unlimited storage
Unlimited bandwidth
Unlimited websites hosted
30-Day Free Trial
$8.00 / month

The most proper alternative for small scale web portals with a few hundred or a few thousand viewers is a shared hosting plan. With this form of site hosting, each client pays only for their account, which diminishes the total cost per client significantly. There are different web hosting accounts varying from one hosting firm to another, offering different amounts of data storage and bandwidth, different e-mailbox account quotas and so on. The positive point is that you can buy a plan that will have the resources your site actually needs. You will not need to pay plenty of cash for a package you will not avail of, or wind up with a small plan that cannot host the site. We, at Tierra Hosting, offer a large assortment of shared hosting solutions suitable for personal or small business sites that even provide pre-installed script-based systems like Joomla, Mambo, Drupal or WordPress - to render it easier. If you begin with a less powerful account and you require more functionalities, moving to a more advanced plan involves only a click.

Shared Website Hosting - Weak Points

A drawback of the shared website hosting platform is that the web hosting servers have some software applications installed on them and you cannot install new software applications. Certain web portals, particularly web shops, need applications to be activated on the web server for them to function, and with a shared website hosting environment, you can install solely software that does not demand root-level access.

VPS Web Hosting Servers and Dedicated Servers

For online portals that demand full root access, or if your web site has many thousands or even 1 000 000's of viewers per day, what you require is a VPS hosting or a dedicated server. A VPS web server is a software simulation of a dedicated hosting server and it functions in exactly the same manner.

Private Virtual Servers

Both environments commonly include root-level access and can be rebooted through a software program by the user, independently from the web hosting provider. Just like the shared website hosting accounts, the VPS hosting and the dedicated server hosting plans contain different functionalities depending on what the hosting company offers. A private virtual hosting server plan includes guaranteed disk storage, RAM and CPU usage quotas that can sometimes be enhanced for short stretches of time provided that there are unused resources on the physical machine. With a dedicated server, the only limitation is the hardware it is utilizing, and it can be revved up by changing or appending components. A virtual web server is easier to handle as it offers a virtualization console, which can be used to restart it, to install software applications, explore stats, and so on. The administration of a dedicated server is more elaborate, so such an account would rather be utilized by knowledgeable users.

Dedicated Web Hosting Servers

Yet, some hosting vendors offer managed dedicated server hosting services where they implement dedicated server administration assignments instead of the client. This can be a part of package or an extra upgrade.

Prior To Electing...

Picking the top hosting package is crucial as it can have an effect on the proper operation of a website. Before choosing a package, compare the pros and cons, inspect carefully all the prerequisites for the website to work properly, especially if it is script-powered. And if you are still in doubt which is the best shared hosting service for you, check with our live chat operators or call us - our sales representatives will be glad to help you and answer all your questions.