Hosting Industry Demystified

How to Pick a Hosting Provider

Selecting a host is a very difficult task because now the time there is lot of host which are working in this field but important factor to choose one of them so important factors in selecting a web hosting company include the percentage of server uptime. 98 to 99% uptime is the dream standard for server uptime, 65% is unacceptable. The higher the downtime of a server, the lower the potential for traffic at your web site. Another consideration is how much space is provided for the files that will make up your web site.

The other important thing is that to get as much server space and bandwidth as you can. This will allow for necessary updates and increased traffic to your site as it becomes more popular.

It is equally important when purchasing business web hosting that CGI access is provided; along with features such as MySQL, Real Audio, Real Video, and Cold Fusion A crucial feature necessary for doing ecommerce is SSL, or Secure Socket Layer.

This is very important to choose these factors and then choose a host.

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