Hosting Information and Concerns
Installed Hosting Packages:
From a quick glance at various hosting companies it may seem as if they are
all offering the same re-hashed package. The truth is all discount web Hosting
companies are not alike. Some hosting packages support ASP and windows technology,
while others support CGI and Unix technologies, depending on the server configuration.
Another thing to look for is database support, since many websites and inventories
are dynamically driven. Under the unix platform MySQL is used for database
development and Microsoft Access/SQL Server is used on windows platforms. Also
remember if you are looking to setup a bulletin board, it will require a database.
Keep these items in mind when looking for an affordable and reliable web hosting
web hosting is yet another concern.
Excess Bandwidth Liabilities:
Throughout the course of a usual month, your bandwidth quota may be more than
sufficient, but what if you become No.1 on a major search engine overnight
for any one of your targeted keyword phrases? With top rankings your
traffic will go through the roof and before you know it, your quota is gone!
If your web Host doesn't allow you to add excess bandwidth, this could be your
downfall. Your could be on top of the search engine listings and have your
website pulled down without warning. Be sure to check prices on excess bandwidth
before signing up.
Some scripts are well known to cause large workloads on servers and many cheap
web hosting companies are very specific in regards to the types of scripts
you can run. With security concerns and the increases tech support they may
be required to provide be sure to check the availability of scripts used on
their servers before purchasing a web hosting package.
Money Back Guarantees:
Check the fine print before believing what you read. Some companies will refund
all of your money, some will only give you back the web Hosting package price,
minus the setup fee.Free trials, like Intermedia.net's, can help you make sure you choose the right Exchange Hosting company.
Think your content is up to par? Not always.. If you read the terms and conditions
you are often required to agree to there is a statement that hosting companies
can terminate your account at any time, for any reason. This is to protect
the web host from unwanted attention, lawsuits, loss of business and a hundred
other reasons. If you have a website that displays adult content, religeous
or political material it is beast to contact them regarding your proposed website