small_business_web_hosting Directory

small_business_web_hosting Articles

WRITERS WANTED! (click-me)

Feature Article:

Web Hosting & Web Development: Understand and Create Great Websites
If youíve ever browsed the World Wide Web and wondered how you could stake your claim on the Internet, like the millions of others that have done so already, then web hosting can provide you with the services to do just that. The Internet is a...

Web Developers can be successful Web Hosting resellers
By becoming a reseller, not only can web developers create websites for their clients, but they can provide their clients web hosting, as another studio service. All you need to become a reseller, is to find a web host who: offers multiple website...


Good Web Hosting Ė What is it?

homeincome.com       Navigation

With hundreds of web hosting companies to choose from today it can be hard to know which ones are actually worth using. Below is a guide of things to look for in a web host:

  • Services - A lot of times we are sold on the idea that bigger is better. I like to look at web hosting companies with a quality over quantity perspective. If lets say you need a site to just simply host your little guyís minor league soccer team, do you really need a terabyte of bandwidth? Are you ever going to make use of all of those gigabytes of storage space. A lot of webhosting companies will oversell their servers in this way, and rely on the little sites that wonít reach their limits to keep things running. These companies are spreading themselves thin, and I wouldnít recommend getting on board with one of them. Find a host that is going to meet your sites current needs, and that also allows room for growth.
  • Prices - Iíve seen small packages go for expensive sums, and large packages go for very cheap. This goes back to the point above, and also the point below. Make sure that you are actually getting what you pay for! Getting more than you pay for isnít normally a good thing, as chances are you arenít with a top quality host as they recognize that to keep things running they need to charge more. Another way in which Web Hosting companies will often cut costs is in their Customer Service. Most hosting companies online are simply reseller services, and can have terrible response times and customer support, as they are over extended or simply donít care.
  • Customer Service - This I feel is the most important aspect to keep in mind when looking for a good web host. Donít over look this! Chances are at one point in the life of your website you are going to have a problem with your host, or a question, inquiry,etc. What good is it if they donít answer? Look for hosts that provide 24/7 email support. Email is the most common although a lot of hosts will also offer live chat, and some even phone support. Support I feel is what makes or breaks a host. Datacenters are all pretty similar, and often times a lot of resellers are at the same datacenter. Test out a companyís response time. And over a couple days. One my first hosting experiences I found a site with live chat, got online, asked my questions, and then joined. A few days later I had some support problems, and there was no one there, same thing a month later,etc. Even just to cancel my account took a month. Quality hosts will be consistent and timely with their support.

    Web hosting can be a pleasant experience or it can be a nightmare. Take your time and test out a company before you join. A little time now, will save you a lot of time/energy/money down the road!


    Feel free to reprint this article as long as you keep the following caption and author biography in tact with all hyperlinks.

    About the Author

    Ryan Fyfe is the owner and operator of Web Hosting Which is a great web directory and information center on Web hosting and related topics like Unlimited Domains web hosting.

  • homeincome.com

    More Reading:

    HostingOn announce 11 new languages in Web Hosting Control Panel

    Green Energy Web Host Paves The Path For Other Web Hosting Companies

    Domain Name and Web Hosting Hell

    Information about choosing a Web Hosting company

    Sell Web Hosting for Fun and Profit

    Web Hosting Which Is The Host With The Most

    Unlimited Web Hosting Offers

    How To Shop and Save On Website Hosting

    Virtual Private Server Web Hosting

    How to select a WEB HOST Web Hosting Review

    small_business_web_hosting Home

    small_business_web_hosting Directory

    Additional Reading

    Web Hosting: Which Is The Host With The Most?
    So you want to publish a web site do you? Welcome to the club. These days it seems that almost everyone has a web site of some kind, and thousands more continue to be launched every day. It's challenging enough to design a site and fill it with...

    Find Quality Cheap Web Hosting In Minutes
    Lower computer prices and the rapid unfolding of new technology has made high priced web hosting services a thing of the past. You can find high quality cheap web hosting services and packages online in minutes. However, when shopping for a web...

    Elements of Web Hosting
    When you first start out trying to get a site on the Internet everything seems so confusing. Obtuse acronyms flow freely through the 'Beginner Friendly' information sites and definitions can be hard to come across. The main reason for this is that...



    Internet Search for: with, small_business_web_hosting, web, hosting

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]


    Copyright    homeincome.com