What is web host and how does it work ?

Web hosting can be termed as a service of providing the storage space for a website or applications on the server. As the website is made available on the internet, it can be accessed by other computers as well which is connected to the internet.

Who are provider?

Web hosting providers are the companies that rent their services as well technology for hosting a website on the internet. As the hosting company hosts the website, users will be able to access it just typing the domain name in the browser. Once the user has typed in the domain name, the computer will connect to server where it has been hosted. Then the servers will be sending the files or the website visitor.



How to select a package?

There are many types of packages available. To understand which one is the right hosting plan, you need to ask yourself some of the following questions.

The kind of website you are planning to host online is a blog, an eCommerce portal, a news website or any other type of website. This will be determined of how much web traffic will you be expecting for your website and then you will be able to choose the right kind of infrastructure to host the website.

The types of goals for your website. How fast are you able to see yourself in expanding the online business and the type of performance for your website.


If you are having all the answers related to your question, then you can check and see yourself in expanding the business for your website. Some of the things that you will need to check are:

  • Storage Space - The space required to store the data or files.

  • Bandwidth - It is required for the amount of traffic and the data transferred in a website.

  • Control - Is it important for you to have the root control of the server.

  • Cost - What is the amount that you can spend or you have to spend.



How to check which hosting provider to choose?


  • Uptime Guarantee - Is the hosting provider giving an uptime guarantee of at least 99%.

  • Server location - Where are the servers located of the web host.

  • Number of Customers - How many customers are the web host serving? What are the locations where they are having a presence?

  • Type of Support - Is the company offering a 24*7 support with good technicians?

  • Related Products - Is thehosting company able to provide the related products in a hosting plan such as security of the website, email as well as backup services. If you can get all this at one place then that is the best thing.

  • Security of website - Is the hosting company able to provide good security to the website?

  • Backup - Is the hosting company able to provide the backup service?


We hope that you have been given the basic understanding of hosting services and how does it work. We at HostingRaja has best provider the services to our clients from the past 10 years and we have more than 1,50,000 customers at present. You can choose the best hosting package from us at exceptionally affordable price.