menu

Become Cost-Effective With Free Webhosting



If you are thinking of setting up a website, and don't have yet the money to finance expensive designs or a webhosting provider then what you can do is go for a free webhost. This is often the solution for many cash-strapped entrepreneurs and by those looking and hoping to save and cut costs.

This is hosting that comes for free but with a few catch. For example, if you sign up with a free webhosting provider then the service that you will get will often come with advertisements. Companies need to recoup some of their expenses and investments, right? In this kind of set-up, the user will be provided with the sub-domain or a directory. For example, you will be given www.yoursitename.provider.com.

This is in contrast with the paid webhosting provider where you will be given a second level domain, like www.yoursitename.com. But more than these, there are certain features and characteristics that you may want to learn about free webhosting.

• Because the hosting comes for free, then you should expect that this will come with a number of advertisements. Sometimes these adverts will simply pop out from nowhere.

• For a free web hosting services, the amount of space available to your business will be limited

• Free web hosting also means that your bandwidth will be controlled and limited. When signing up with a free webhost provider, it's wise to ask the kind of content that can be accommodated by the provider. Some providers will be strict on the kind of videos that can be posted on the sites, and the number of videos that can be handled.

• As mentioned earlier, the free web hosting provider may also host your domain. If you really want to have your own domain, then you will be required to sign up for a domain hosting.

It doesn't mean though that just because it's free, then you can no longer ask for better service. You still can, and what you can do is to compare the leading providers of free web hosting services. You can also narrow down your choices by taking into account a number of factors. These are the same factors that you can use when selecting for paid web hosting services.

One factor that you can use in choosing is customer service. Even though it comes for free, these providers will also offer support. Choose the hosting provider that can offer you the most number of support services. At least go for the provider that can give you an e-mail support every time you have questions or there are downtimes. Also use forums as a way to find out which free webhosting providers are the best ones for your needs.

Another factor to use is the disk space- you can consider the provider that can give you more space and more leeway in terms of contents. Without doubt, paid services are still best but when your financing is not yet ready a free webhosting service may be fine for now.


By your GoodBuddy Richard La Compte
You may contact me through my Help Desk

Comments

*Name:
*Email:
Website URL:
Title / Subject:
Hide my email
*Comments:
*
 



Menu


My Articles











   Related Sites

My Articles


Back It Up: What To Do When Replacing Webhosting Provider
... move if you can be a step ahead of your provider. Copying ...

Free Or Paid Webhosting: Make Your Choice
... 'webhosting' and you're bound to get bombarded by countless ...

Reasons Why You Need To Pass Up On Dedicated Webhosting
... webhosting, then better ready your wallet for the stiff ...

How You Can Select The Best Webhosting Solution For Your Commercial Site
... And make sure that this comes free with the webhosting ...



Related Products:

Related News:

 
Best Web Hosting for WordPress | Comparison | 2019 - TechCo
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
    Best Web Hosting for WordPress | Comparison | 2019  TechCo

Here are the pros and cons of every top WordPress web hosting provider, along with price ranges and the difference between shared and managed plans.



Best cheap Windows dedicated server web hosting deals of 2019 - TechRadar
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:36:00 GMT
    Best cheap Windows dedicated server web hosting deals of 2019  TechRadar

Despite the meteoric rise of the LAMP stack over the past 20 years in web hosting, Microsoft and Windows Server still remain formidable players in the world of ...



These Wordpress Web Hosting Reviews Detail Your Best Options - The Daily Dot
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:53:00 GMT
    These Wordpress Web Hosting Reviews Detail Your Best Options  The Daily Dot

Wordpress web hosting sites are everywhere. But before deciding on your best wordpress hosting options, do yourself a favor and read these reviews.