webhosting cloud

Webhosting: (also known as Webspace) is the memory space on a server that a provider (hosting company) offers you to make your website accessible on the World wide Web. This space could be rented by website owners for a period of time. There are free (you do not get a personal internet address) and also paid providers

Below are examples of free hosting providers:

  • Free Web Hosting Area .com: Offers free hosting since 2005, you are entitled to web space of about 150MB with 12MB file size limit. Their system support php5, MySQL 5 database and phpMyAdmin preinstalled
  • Biz.nf: offers free hosting without any forced adverts on your site. You get up to 250MB web space, 5000 MB data transfer, 1 POP3/SMTP, Webmail, FTP Access, File Manager, PHP 4/5, MySQL 5, CGI, etc.
  • Biz.ht: offers up to 250 MB disk space, 5GB Monthly traffic, 1 Domain Hosting, MySQL5, PHP 5, Perl, CGI-BIN, Joomla and Wordpress Installer, Email, SMTP, Webmail, POP3
  • Freehostia: offers up to 250 MB disk space, 6 GB Monthly Traffic, PHP and MySQL , 40+ Web Apps, POP3/IMAP Email accounts
  • ByetHost.com: offers up to 1000 MB disk space, FTP account and File Manager, Control Panel, MySQL databases & PHP Support, Addon domain, Parked Domains, Sub-Domains, Clustered Servers, No ads!

Although these gratis hosting are free of charge, they are often accompanied with restrictions. Instead of your own personal domain name you get just a subdomain. The hosting providers advertise on your site inorder to finacially cover up the services they provide you. If you don’t want these restrictions and disturbances, its better to choose the paid alternative.

Here are some well-known paid hosting providers:

  • HostGator: established in 2002, ist one of the worlds leading web hosting provider. They offer shared, Reseller, VPS and dedicated server packages.
  • Bluehost: established in 1996, provides hosting solutions to both individuals and businesses. Packages offered are Unlimited domain hosting, Unlimited GB hosting space, E-mail Accounts and GB File transfer, free Domain, free Site Builder w/templates, Secure Shell, SSL, FTP, Stats, CGI, Ruby(RoR), Perl, PHP, MySQL etc.
  • GoDaddy Hosting: is one of the well-known hosting providers world wide. They provide domain and Server hosting, website builders up tocomplete e-Commerce solutions.
  • Myhosting.com: established in 1997, offers Virtual Private Server, Web Hosting, Email and Domain hosting.
  • SquirrelHosting: offers Website and Domain hosting, Virtual and dedicated  Servers
  • iPage: offers web hosting for less price. Offers Unlimited disk space, Bandwidth, Email Adresses, Free Domain registration, free Security Suite, free Site Building tools, free online store, free search engine and marketing credits etc.
  • justhost.com: provides reliable hosting services to its customers who needs web hosting services, website transfer and dedicated server
  • GreenGeeks: established in 2006, offers Shared, Resseller, VPS and Dedicated Server packages for those just starting out all the way up to the professionals.
  • Webhostingpad.com: established in 2005, offers unlimited hosting space, Domain and Email hosting, etc.
  • Inmotion hosting: offers website and Domain hosting, VPS and dedicated Hosting