Choosing the Right Web Hosting Solution

October 19, 2009 | By | 11 Replies More

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Choosing the most appropriate web hosting solution is crucial to your business and success. I would like to be more particular on choosing the most relevant web hosting service depending on your needs.

There are too many sprouting and fly-by-night web hosting providers lurking on the web so it’s very important that you know who to trust and do business with.

Part of the challenge is choosing the right web hosting package or solution that exactly fits your needs.

Among the types of web hosting include Shared Hosting, which was the most cost-effective and popular package for bloggers; Dedicated Hosting which was more suited for bigger sites and for those who want full control, more flexibility, and responsibility for their websites. VPS Hosting however offers greater power and performance. Managed Hosting is rather suited for those less technically inclined but it’s rather expensive. Reseller Hosting is good for those with the entrepreneurial spirit.

Making a wise decision can be overwhelming at times given these many options. If you are on the verge of indecisiveness, you can head on to web hosting review sites for added guidance. It always pays to be informed.

Have you ever tried consulting web hosting review sites for help?

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  1. Angela Carpenter says:

    You’re right! There are really countless web hosting providers on the Web. Making the right choice of web hosting provider is a challenge, which can be handled intelligently if one keeps the points listed by you in mind.

    When I chose LimeDomains as my web host I considered all these points and I’m happy that my choice has proved right so far!

  2. Mathdelane says:

    Hi Angela,
    It’s good to know that you’ve made the right decision. Thank you for leaving a comment!

  3. Jack says:

    Yeah, i cant stand it when sites load slowly… makes me instantly want to leave the site. Quality hosting can go a long way, that’s for sure.
    -Jack

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  4. J.Host says:

    If you want something professional, such as a photographer’s website, Microsoft Office Live Small Business is a great solution. It’s from a big brand (Microsoft), so you know the right security and privacy policies are in place. It has a free, easy to use web designer tool which allows you to create a website without the need to know how to do HTML/CSS coding.

  5. WH says:

    you are right but with millions of web hosting companies popping up every day it has become hard to choose a reliable web hosting service

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  6. Nathaniel Ong says:

    It’s definitely hard to tell whether a hosting provider lives up to its claim. Most of them claim 99.99% uptime, and we can only rely on sites that do provide these kinds of information and other satisfied/dissatisfied customers for feedback. Other than that, we rely on experience. But I’d say, when you’ve found that first love (hosting), stick with it 🙂
    .-= Nathaniel Ong´s last blog ..(blank) My Life =-.

  7. Paula says:

    Of course you can change your hosting solution as you needs (or business) grow(s).

    Maybe starting with shared hosting, then to dedicated, finally if you have less time free to take care of technical matters, a managed solution…

  8. Mathdelane says:

    @Jack and @WH
    Thank you for leaving a comment. I do value your participation but next time you visit a blog and try to leave a comment, please do find if there’s any comment policy in place. I’m sure the blog owner will be more than pleased to approve your comments.

    @J. Host
    Almost every web hosting provider has the built-in website creator in place for the not-so-tech-savvy customers who may not have much exposure to HTML/CSS.
    I know that Microsoft offers a free web service although I haven’t tried it.
    If you are familiar with Windows web hosting, it runs on the Windows platform but I prefer Linux hosting more.

    @Nathaniel Ong
    Hey, thanks for dropping by. True, we really wouldn’t know if a web host can deliver what they claim unless we’ve tried them. Only then we’ll know the answer and once we’ve found the one (hosting) that exceeds our expectations, it is likely that we’ll stick to it.

    @Paula
    I definitely agree with you. As our audience grew bigger, the more powerful our web server has to be. It always has to match our needs.

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    choosing the appropriate hosting the best part for business and success.there are lots of web hosting providers in the market but few of them are reliable and providing best services.
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  10. ANSH says:

    Right web hosting is very necessary because the business of your web site is totally depends on your hosting. Anyways keep it up and keep sharing.

  11. Mathdelane says:

    @Smooth Fitness promo code and @ANSH@how to get ffl
    Thanks for dropping by but since you’re not reading the Comment Policy in place, your links are removed.

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