If you are new to owning a website, trying to decide what hosting package to go with can be a daunting and confusing task! Apart from offering the most affordable, reliable and fast hosting packages, we have prepared a brief break down of some of the terms you may see during yoursearch for a web host.
Amount of Web Space / Disk Space
This is the amount of actual space your website needs on the server. Most websites actually require very little. A easy way to check the minimum amount of web space you will need is to add up the sizes of all the files of your websites.
This is the amount of bandwidth is used by the server to present the website to your viewers and for them to access your website. This amount will vary with the popularity of your website, and will need to be increased as your website becomes more visited!
If you are running a CMS (Joomla, WordPress, Drupal etc) you will need a minimum of 1 MySql database. These are used to dynamically store the information on your website.
The amount of email accounts you require will vary from plan to plan. Choose the plan that provides the amount you need.
The hosting requirements of a website will vary between business and business. To find out more about the different hosting packages available, and assistance in choosing the right one for you, pleasem contact us.