Now a day’s many bloggers are shifting their blogging platform from Blogger to WordPress. Then you need a better web hosting service to Host a self hosted WordPress blog. Hosting is the main thing which we need to start a blog or website. Hosting is the place where we store our blog files and databases.
But when it comes to a newbie a question raises that “How to Choose a Right and Best Web Hosting Service”. Many bloggers have lost so much money without the complete knowledge of choosing the right web hosting. I also want to share my experience with you regarding shared hosting.
When I started my blog I took hosting from a company which costs Rs 2000 per year. When i started my blog I don’t have the complete knowledge to choose a right hosting. So i faced lot of Downtime and no proper customer support from them. By this regular Downtime I have lost many visitors for my blog. After doing proper research finally i moved my blog to Hostgator and really happy with it.
Coming to the point Shared Hosting means hosting many sites on a single server. The price of this shared hosting is very less than the Dedicated Hosting. There are few factors to choose the right web hosting.
Here are the 5 Tips to Choose the Best Web Hosting Service
Basic Needs :
While taking a hosting plan make sure that in which platform (i.e. Linux or Windows) you are going to host. And select the basic needs Space, Bandwidth, Email Accounts, Software Programs that supports, etc. If you planning for running a big blog you need to go for dedicated hosting. If you choose a shared hosting plan make sure that the bandwidth should be high or unlimited because your site must not be slow or goes down.
Server Uptime :
If you are planning for a big blog then make sure that the server uptime should be 100%. If your blog loading time is slow and face server downtime you may lose your regular readers. If your blog is speed loading and 100% uptime, then your reader wishes to visit your blog regularly.
Security and Support :
Now a day’s many sites are being hacked by hackers without a proper security. Security is the Main and important thing to be considered while taking a hosting plan. If you are running a business website data security is the main aspect. Make sure that the hosting company provides total data security, a best antivirus program and with regular backups.
Support is also the main thing which you have to consider while taking a shared hosting plan. Normally companies provide 24/7 support by Live chat, Telephone or an Email. Choose a company which provides fast and quality support for the help or a query asked.
Customer Review :
Here review of the people is also very important. If you ask the people about the hosting provider which they are using already, they can clearly explain you the pros and cons. So it’s better to take a suggestion of your friends or a fellow bloggers while deciding a hosting provider. As of now we recommend Hostgator which we are using without any trouble.
If you have fixed a particular budget regarding hosting plan then search the Good Hosting Plan within your budget. According to company the Price will be based on the services which they provide. Now a day’s we get a good hosting with unlimited space, bandwidth, and also unlimited add-ons at 6 to 10$ per month.
“So be sure while choosing a best web hosting service and also make sure that the hosting provider which you have chosen meets the above requirements which we have listed. We hope this 5 killer tips will be very helpful for you in choosing a Best Web Hosting Service.”