Shared web hosting is when files for several websites are
contained in a single and shared web server. This type of web hosting service is most suitable for people or an
entry-level business that needs a minimum and low-cost hosting of their web sites but with a reliable internet
connection. There are many businesses who offer virtual shared web hosting due to this various demand. They
provide their customers an affordable way of outsourcing their internet services.
In this type of hosting service, data centres that have
extremely fast and large industrial sized internet connections are shared by the clients. This is the common
start up and low-cost hosting service that is available to customers. The customers are allowed to host their
web sites on a powerful internet connection at a minimum monthly cost. Shared web hosting is designed for small
range e-business sites web pages. These clients are therefore provided with site availability, robust internet
connectivity. This is commonly used by entry-level web service provider due to its reliability and low technical
knowledge required. Shared web hosting is suitable for small-scale customers, for it provides services that are
within their business needs.
Consumers are usually gets attracted to shared web hosting
due to its minimum cost. They prefer this type of web hosting for a minimum monthly charge. Aside from a minimal
monthly charge, individuals and businesses choose this type of hosting for it requires less technical know-how
and provide basic services that they need. Moreover, shared web hosting is popular for its convenience of use.
Hence, getting the site active and setting up in shared web hosting usually takes only few minutes upon
purchasing of an account.
Shared web hosting services usually comes in a package. It
offers a hosting solution in a minimum monthly charge. Packaged services would include a hard disk space in a
minimum size for web pages, allowable bandwidth, auto-installing scripts, statistics, e-mail services, blog
software, domain name, email related services with a separate email box and file transfer services. It also
provides an access to the statistical view of the client's website status as per number of visits on the site.
Moreover, a 365-day technical support is included in the bundle which is free of charge.
Furthermore, shared web hosting allows clients to improve
their website's functionality and reliability via access of executable folder to add and upload scripts and also
provided with FTP server for anonymous file transfer of public access and daily website back up
Shared web hosting is the most affordable and convenient web
hosting solution for a minimum monthly cost.