Web hosting is a service in which the organizations and individuals can post their web pages on the Internet. A web host provides space on the server so that anyone access your website from any part of the world.
Types of Web Hosting:
- Shared Hosting
- Reseller Hosting
- VPS Hosting
- Dedicated Server
- Special Hosting
The Shared hosting is the one in which many websites resides on one server by sharing the server resources. Each account has allocated disk space and a fixed bandwidth rate.
Reseller hosting is a form of hosting in which the user has allocated server resources to host websites and then resells to their customers.
A virtual private server (VPS) is a virtual machine which divides the server resources and allocates it to the users. It is a hybrid of shared hosting and dedicated hosting.
Dedicated hosting is a hosting configuration in which a server is allocated to a single organization or for a single purpose.
Special Hosting is exclusively for WordPress users. It is most popular in blogging and web development industry as it is user-friendly and SEO friendly in nature.