Web Hosting and Maintenance

You need to be aware of the differences when choosing a good web hosting service. There are many considerations that you must understand so that you can get the most out of your hosting company.

Web Hosting and Maintenance

YOUR WEBSITE MUST BE SAFE AND SECURE AT ALL TIMES. A GOOD WEB HOSTING COMPANY WILL PROVIDE THIS PEACE OF MIND.

Knowing that your site is up and running 24/7 is a very comforting feeling indeed.

FOLLOWING ARE THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A DISCOUNT WEBHOST AND A PREMIUM WEB HOSTING, YOU BE THE JUDGE AS TO WHICH ONE SUITS YOUR NEEDS BEST:

A discount webhost

  • This kind of web hosting is windows-based hosting or Linux.
  • Your site is neighbours with tens of thousands of many other sites on the one server
  • If one your neighbours are blacklisted for spamming, unfortunately your site is caught up with the bad
  • A cPanel is not always included in the package which means it is hard for you to maintain your own website
  • Google penalises slow speed issues
  • There are limitations for files, videos, podcasts as well as problems creating backups of your website
  • There is usually no maintenance included in these packages, if there are any updates you need to do them yourself
  • There is usually a termination fee or other hidden costs like adding additional email addresses

A Premium webhost

  • This is a small yet stable environment – each account is manually approved to make sure they have integrity before entering the environment
  • They have a super-fast cloud environment of Linux servers
  • All software updates are included
  • Integration with Amazon S3 is available for your videos and podcasts
  • There are no cancellation fees or hidden costs
  • Weekly backups are performed of your entire site and sent to you
  • Unlimited email accounts
  • Unlimited databases, and
  • We can supply additional controls that will allow you to upload larger files as needed with a high bandwidth and generous disk space allowances

As you can see the differences are significant. The prices for the two different web hosting companies are surprisingly similar, yet the benefits of the premium service far out ways the cost. Contact us today for all your web hosting requirements.