Let’s face it, without web hosting there would be no internet. When someone visits a website the data that is shown is actually stored on an external host / server somewhere in another part of the country or even world for that matter.
Just today this conversation came up with one of my friends. “I want to start a blog.. where do I begin?” My go to answer is always the same: Pick a niche, research, buy a domain and secure a host. Even if they get passed the first three steps, they are often hung up the most on the last one. Hosting.
In this infographic put together by Quartsoft “Guide to Web Hosting”, you will discover the many different types of web hosting. From dedicated hosting services for high traffic sites, to the shared hosting that powers the majority of sites on the internet — they are all important components into what makes the internet what it is today.