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What is domain name?

posted on Nov 26, 2013 under domain names url what is domain what is url

Imagine you would like to invite your customers to visit your website - you need to provide them direction how they can find you. Your domain is that unique address. You will ask how unique is my domain name? It is 100% un... » read more

What is website hosting (in simple words)

posted on Nov 15, 2013 under Hosting definition

Hosting in simple words is place in virtual space (Internet) where your website resides.

For personal website it is a home or for for example for business it is virtual office. Phisically it is place on server of your Internet provider where you or your developer put files of your website.

There are different types of web hosting exist depending of you and your business needs, most common are shared hosting, VPS hosting, dedicated hosting, cloud hosting.

What is shared hosting (explained in simple words)

posted on Nov 15, 2013 under Shared hosting

Shared hosting is a most affordable type of website hosting. If to put it in simple words one server could host thousands of accounts (websites). Multiple websites could share space on same server. For who is good shared hosting?

Shared hosting can be good for begginers, for personal sites, blogs or for small business. 

It can be single domain hosting or can host limited/unlimited number of sites.