Published on March 9, 2014
FIRST WEBSITE SUCCESS How to choose a web hosting company for your WordPress website
Introduction Helping small businesses and individuals choose a web hosting company for their website Assumes you will be using WordPress as your Content Management System (CMS) 10 features you need to look for when reviewing web hosting companies
1. Shared hosting account Perfect for starting out Also the cheapest option You don’t need Virtual Private Servers or Dedicated Servers
2. Linux hosting Linux hosting is perfect with WordPress Do not go for Windows hosting Don’t worry you can still use your PC or Mac to build your website
3. Number of websites How many website do you want to build? Basic plans might only allow you to host one site Other plans will probably allow you to host unlimited websites on one account
4. Bandwidth Bandwidth determines how many people can view your website per month? Often unlimited but with small print outlining terms and conditions! Small websites are unlikely to be affected by bandwidth issues
5. Disk Space Either unlimited disk space or at least several gigabytes Most websites consume very little disk space – around 100MB
6. MySQL Databases MySQL is a database You need one MySQL database for each WordPress based website Don’t worry you don’t need to learn SQL!
7. PHP A programming language No need to learn it Web hosting account must have PHP to run WordPress
8. Email Addresses Enable you to have email addresses such as: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Usually around 100 or unlimited email accounts Usually offered with plenty email storage
9. Uptime Make sure web hosting company guarantees 99.99% uptime Don’t want visitors arriving on a blank website!
10. Prices Prices Work do vary so do your homework! out on a yearly basis: Domain name costs Domain name renewal costs Web hosting costs Usually savings for buying 2 years or more in advance
Conclusion Do plenty of research finding a web hosting company Don’t just go for the cheapest It is likely you will be with them for a long time so you want a good relationship
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