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WordPress Hosting Through Shared Hosting

Posted by Doug on June 4, 2011 in Content Management, Shared Hosting with No Comments


WordPress hosting is generally supported by most shared hosting services. When you have your own WordPress blog from WordPress.org, you will usually need to find a hosting website that will host it at a low cost. The larger ones can offer this.

However, it does beg the question as to whether it is better to opt for shared hosting, especially if you are looking for something for your own business. By using a shared hosting account, you also have the benefits of site builders or the use of other content management systems to get you started.

WordPress is perfect if you are looking for something small and easy to create a blog – it is easier than making your own from scratch. WordPress is extremely easy to update so that you do not need to go through every page that you have to fix links and you can also make it go live easily and quickly. It is generally considered one of the best options if you truly want a low income generating blog for fun.

Benefits of Shared Hosting for Personal Websites

Posted by Doug on March 6, 2011 in Shared Hosting with No Comments


Shared hosting has many benefits and the main one is that it is affordable for those who want personal websites. These personal websites can be anything from free to use sites that generate no income or those that have advertisement revenue programs or affiliate marketing programs integrated into it.

Most types of personal websites are accepted, such as informative websites or personal blogs. Those who are new to website development and maintenance are able to build up skills to see whether this is their forte or not. There are a number of extras that are gained through website hosting on a shared server basis, which makes website building a lot easier than going it alone.

It is perfect for those who do not want much from their websites and have no server-side programming. It means that these types of websites are more than likely going to be up and running the majority of the time because it requires less than many other websites on these servers.