This is a term we use to describe the amount of information you sent from your server to the browser of your visitor. In other words, every time one of your web pages is loaded on your visitors’ computers or mobile phones, you are using up bandwidth. So, if you have a website that has a heavy content, including large media files such as images, videos, music, and etc. you need a lot of bandwidth.
Disk Space Allocation
The amount of disk space you need usually depends on your personal circumstances. If you are a startup or a small business and you want to run nothing more than your site, then you aren’t going to need a huge disk space at all. But, if you are running a large corporation, collecting huge amounts of data and using powerful apps, you will definitely need much more space for all of your programs and data you need to store.
Managing a site is not as easy as you think. There are some problems and complications that occur and if you don’t have a technical support you won’t be able to solve them. That is why you need a web host service provider that will be here for you 24/7. You surely don’t want your site to go offline during the weekend and not being able to fix it until Monday. A reliable and professional web host will be always here for you and will be able to solve any type of problem.
When you are buying a hosting package, don’t forget to check out the e-mail service that is offered with it. You need to ensure that you can set up email accounts that have the exact same domain as your current website. Also, you need to make sure that you can use a range of access methods such as IMAP and POP3.
We hope you have a much clearer picture of what you need to search for when choosing a web host!