What Is Web Hosting?
Web hosting is the service that makes your website available to be viewed by others on the Internet. A web host provides space on its server,so that other computers around the world can access your website by meansof a network or modem. There are literally thousands of web hosting servicesavailable today, ranging from free services with limited options to expensive,specialized business web hosting services. Which option you choose depends primarily on how you plan to use your website and how much you want to spend.
Types of Web Hosting Services
1.Internet Service Providers (ISPs)
2.Free Web Hosting 3.Paid Hosting 4.Domain Hosting
Paid Hosting With paid hosting, you pay a fee for space and services on a web hosting provider's server. Monthly fees can range from a few dollars to several hundred dollars. Obviously, the more you pay, the more features you should have at your disposal. Services can include CGI access, database support, ASP, e-commerce, SSL, additional space on the server, extra bandwidth, and more.