Web hosting is
fundamental to the
success of every
The lingering issue
for many enterprises, however,
is that hosting quickly becomes
an afterthought — if ever a serious
thought is given. Highly technical,
Web hosting can be quite
confusing to master for even
those most expert among us.
Unfortunately, providing specific
guidance about Web hosting is
no easy task as every business
and every business’ need is very
different. Instead of focusing on
broad, higher-level trends or
lower-level guidance for those
just starting out, this issue of
Website Magazine has put
together a collection of articles
for novices and experts alike and
published it on the Web at
Web Hosting Cost Matrix
The price for a Web hosting package is determined by a variety of factors too numerous
to mention. Cost-conscious businesses often choose discount hosting services,
and while sufficient for some, that path can be fraught with peril. Check out WM’s Web
Hosting Cost Matrix.
Relationships with Web Hosting Providers
More important than cost, and far more important than features, the relationship you
have with your Web hosting provider is key to your success. Read interviews with two
different Web hosting experts.
The Top Cloud Hosting Providers
The cloud has taken the Internet by storm. Explore the leading vendors, examining
their features and finding their faults in WMs list of top cloud hosting providers.
Making the Move to a Dedicated Server
A time comes in the virtual lifespan of successful digital enterprises when they will
outgrow their current shared-hosting package and shift to a dedicated server.
Discover the basics of making the move to a dedicated server.
The Ultimate Web Hosting Glossary
You may never fully understand the jargon that your IT staff and hosting provider routinely
toss about, but it doesn’t mean you at least can’t follow along. Do just that with
WM’s Ultimate Web Hosting Glossary.
No Time for Downtime
If there’s a worst-case scenario for websites of any size and scope, it’s downtime.
Learn how to avoid downtime and discover practical ways to minimize the impact at
What Ever Happened to Green Hosting?
The faltering economy may have squashed the utopian dream of truly green Web
hosting (which tended to be pricier in nature, but cutting down on carbon emissions
remains top of mind for many hosting providers). See who’s leading the green hosting
Deploy a Private Cloud
Many organizations may be hesitant to utilize the many public cloud services as total
control is all but out of their control. For these enterprises, deploying a private cloud may
just be a better fit. Learn how to deploy a private cloud for your digital efforts.