The new bloggers does not know about Web hosting, we also not know. We are also thinking for creating a blogs it is easy. Buy a domain name and start writing good content. But I came to know when after buying the domain I was told that a hosting will also have to be purchased.
If you are thinking of making a blog or website, then this is the best idea. But for this you need to have some information. Like what is internet? Apart from this, if you want to make a website, then it is very important to have three things: –
- Domain Name
- Web Hosting and
- SSL Certificate.
A domain name is the name of your website, it has to be well chosen and you will also have to know where to buy the domain.
Next comes hosting. It also has to be taken after thinking otherwise you have to repent later. Hosting is cheap and should be bought according to your plan. So we will explain all these things in this post.
What is Web Hosting and how does it work
When we create a blog or website, after we write content upload files, images and videos for which we need space on the Internet, this web space is called web hosting in internet language.
We will try to understand about hosting with an example. If we build a house, we have to take a plot for it first, and then only we can make house on it. In the same way when we create a website on the Internet, a place has to be called there, which is called hosting.
We or anyone will not be able to access your website until you buy hosting.
Other hands, it is a service that provides individuals and organizations with storage space for your website through the World Wide Web. And providing internet connectivity by connecting that website to the server.
How does web hosting work
Your blog or website becomes active when you purchase hosting from the hosting provider companies, afterwards any users can access your website by typing your domain name own browser.
When someone types your website name, their own computer connects to the server on which your website is hosted. In return the server sends storage (to display the files you store) in your web browser to display the website to your web visitors.
How to buy right web hosting
Web hosting providing many companies online available online or offline and they claims better services. But you should have to check that what is your purpose to buy?
What kind of website do you want to create – a blog, an ecommerce portal, a news website etc? Because this will determine how much traffic you expect and how strong the infrastructure required to host your website should be.
You can buy hosting online like: – Net Banking, debit or credit card can also be purchased. Below are the names of some companies it provides hosting: –
- Digita Ocean
- A2 Hosting
It works two operating system:-
- Linux and
The Linux is easy and cheap for all but windows is costly and not for all. Also Linux provide control panel which users set as per their requirements. Hence, everyone likes Linux hosting.
Before buying hosting follow these points
We should follow the following points before buying web hosting:-
Web Storage: – If you are creating a blog, then you will upload files, Images and videos in it, then obviously you will need more space. Then there will never be a problem of disk full. And your website will also load fast. So whenever you buy, always buy only with unlimited disk space. Therefore, you should check before buying.
Bandwidth: – The amount of data is sent from a network in a second. Or the amount of data accessed by your website per second is called bandwidth.
It controls your visitor. When there will be more traffic on your website, the website will not be able to load quickly, and then the server will tell you down. To avoid this one must take bandwidth unlimited. If you slow down, your website will show down.
Uptime: – When any website is available online, it is called uptime. You may want to open a website but it is not able to open again and again, it is called downtime. This happens when the server goes down.
Backup and Restore Facility: This is necessary for our website. So it has to be.
Customer Service: – Every company provide 24X7 services.