What is hosting?
Hosting (also known as Web site hosting, Web hosting, and Webhosting) is the business of housing, serving, and maintaining files for one or more Web sites. More important than the computer space that is provided for Web site files is the fast connection to the Internet.
Why do you need hosting?
Web hosts are what make websites accessible over the Internet. This means they keep allthe webpages of the hosted site on their server, they take care of all the setup and technical issues, and they have a very high-speed connection to the Internet.
What is the cost of hosting service?
Hosting plans depends upon the needs of the website and the user. Hosting plans can start for as low as ₹49/month (shared hosting) and can go upto ₹1000-2000/month (business hosting plans).
What is the difference between domain and hosting?
Web Hosting is an account on a computer (aka server) that can store and serve website files via the Internet. Domain Registration is leasing a human-readable word (e.g., amazon.com) that directs people to specific website files via a browser. As an analogy, a domain is an “address” on the Internet
Do I need web hosting for email?
You can create a professional email address without the need for a website, and you can do it with or without web hosting. However, if you want to get email hosting, you will need to have a domain name. Only then can you create your own email address.
Can I host my own website?
You can host your website using any operating system from Linux, Windows or even Mac computers. Generally I like hosting my websites in a data center and using a Linux distribution dedicated solely to the role of being a Web server. You can choose Centos or Ubuntu server which are both great options