How to Choose Your Web                   HostYou need a home on the Internet for your website
What Is A Web Host ?• Stores your Website on a Computer• Receives request from Visitors Computer• Send Visitors to your we...
First, Decide what your Hosting        Requirements are
Bandwidth (Volume of data transfer)• How much traffic you are expecting ?• Most website will only need low Bandwidth• Webs...
Disk space• How much space do you need for your website files?• Most websites will only need a small amount of space• Webs...
Server Side Language• Your website may be written using a specific coding  Language• What coding language are you/your web...
Functionality• What specific feature does your website require? E.g. Mailing  List, databases, email forwarding, secure se...
Now you can choose one of 3 types ofhostinga) Shared Hostingb) Virtual Private Serverc ) Dedicated Server Hosting
Shared Server Hosting• Many clients using one shared server• Suitable for small to medium-bandwidth websites• Ideal for ne...
Virtual Private Server• Partitioning a server into several virtual servers• For higher bandwidth websites
Dedicated Server Hosting• One Server per website• For large websites that require very high bandwidth
Now decide which hosting features      are important to you
Support• Are there guaranteed response times?• 24 hours a day, 365 days a year?• What is the process to get a human respon...
Server Uptime• Do they GUARANTEE a high percentage uptime?
Price• Are there Monthly or Yearly Fees?• Are there hidden prices?• Cheaper not always best, but not always worst either
Geographic Location• Less Important, but better if the server is close to your target  market to maximize response times
What about Free web hosting?
Free Hosting?•   Usually supported by advertisements•   May suffer from poor server uptime•   May have reduces bandwidth• ...
How to make the final choice
Read Testimonials and Reviews• While not always reliable, there can give you an idea about  quality
Visit websites hosted by the company• Test the website response time(but bear in mind bad web  design can also slow a webs...
Take a Trial•   Look for a money back guarantee•   Try out the web host for a period
• Without a good web host, your website will  suffer.• Choose carefully, and start with a Basic Plan  you can easily upgra...
Thank You !    Webspiders Interweb Pvt. Ltd.    Corporate Headquarters    304 , Whispering Palms , Subhash Marg,    C-Sche...
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How to choose a Good Web Host- by WIPL (Websipders Interweb Pvt. Ltd.)

  1. 1. How to Choose Your Web HostYou need a home on the Internet for your website
  2. 2. What Is A Web Host ?• Stores your Website on a Computer• Receives request from Visitors Computer• Send Visitors to your website
  3. 3. First, Decide what your Hosting Requirements are
  4. 4. Bandwidth (Volume of data transfer)• How much traffic you are expecting ?• Most website will only need low Bandwidth• Websites with lot of large Files (e.g. Videos) may need more
  5. 5. Disk space• How much space do you need for your website files?• Most websites will only need a small amount of space• Website with a lot of large files (e.g. Videos) will need more
  6. 6. Server Side Language• Your website may be written using a specific coding Language• What coding language are you/your web developer going to use?
  7. 7. Functionality• What specific feature does your website require? E.g. Mailing List, databases, email forwarding, secure server etc.
  8. 8. Now you can choose one of 3 types ofhostinga) Shared Hostingb) Virtual Private Serverc ) Dedicated Server Hosting
  9. 9. Shared Server Hosting• Many clients using one shared server• Suitable for small to medium-bandwidth websites• Ideal for new websites
  10. 10. Virtual Private Server• Partitioning a server into several virtual servers• For higher bandwidth websites
  11. 11. Dedicated Server Hosting• One Server per website• For large websites that require very high bandwidth
  12. 12. Now decide which hosting features are important to you
  13. 13. Support• Are there guaranteed response times?• 24 hours a day, 365 days a year?• What is the process to get a human response? – Avoid web hosts with multiple layers of automated responses• If you prefer speaking to someone, do they have a phone helpline?
  14. 14. Server Uptime• Do they GUARANTEE a high percentage uptime?
  15. 15. Price• Are there Monthly or Yearly Fees?• Are there hidden prices?• Cheaper not always best, but not always worst either
  16. 16. Geographic Location• Less Important, but better if the server is close to your target market to maximize response times
  17. 17. What about Free web hosting?
  18. 18. Free Hosting?• Usually supported by advertisements• May suffer from poor server uptime• May have reduces bandwidth• Non-existent customer support• No grounds for complaints
  19. 19. How to make the final choice
  20. 20. Read Testimonials and Reviews• While not always reliable, there can give you an idea about quality
  21. 21. Visit websites hosted by the company• Test the website response time(but bear in mind bad web design can also slow a website’s response time)• Contact the website owner for their opinion
  22. 22. Take a Trial• Look for a money back guarantee• Try out the web host for a period
  23. 23. • Without a good web host, your website will suffer.• Choose carefully, and start with a Basic Plan you can easily upgrade later.
  24. 24. Thank You ! Webspiders Interweb Pvt. Ltd. Corporate Headquarters 304 , Whispering Palms , Subhash Marg, C-Scheme, Jaipur-302001 INDIA. Call us: Phone: (0141) 410 5555 Phone(US): +44 20 300 27963 Mail us: E-mail: support@mywipl.com

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