Hosting is the process of
providing an address to a website to be accessible via World Wide Web. Web
hosting started in 1991. Hosting services are provided by Web Design Agencies
to accomplish the loop for effective and smooth use of website by the client.
The hosting services are broadly classified in Smaller Hosting Services and
Larger Hosting Services. In smaller hosting services files can be easily
uploaded via File Transfer Protocol (FTP). These are done for static or small
website. On the contrary larger hosting services are done on different platform
such as ASP.Net, Java, PHP etc. These websites take time to process and are
heavy in scripts.
Hosting can be done in
different type, which may be listed as:
It is the
latest rend as it allows the user to host the domain in the google server. It
helps to free the disk space from your computer.
owner shares the space on the web with multiple users.
- VPS Hosting.
- Cluster hosting
- Virtual Dedicated server
Domain is an identification string that defines the realm of authority,
autonomy or control within the internet (Sourced). In simpler terms domain
can be defined as the territory of the user. The use of domain is to recognize
internet resources right from networks to computer. The most popular domain
name is .com which is used across the work and is preference of every company
to have a .com account instead of any other option that is .net etc. Domains
are also industry specific like .org for organization, .edu for Education, .gov
for Government and many more. Domains are classified in two categories i.e. Top
Level Domains (TLD) and Second Level Domains (SLD). Domain is nothing but an
Internet Protocol which is used to define the access of website whereabouts. Stats say that in 2017, 330.6 million domain
names were registered (Sourced). Domain name in lay man language can be
said as online identity of the company. All the companies choose their domains
uniquely to make it easier for the user to reach them easily.
The major features that a
domain hosting agency provides can be summarized as below:
- The process has to be easy
- The loading speed of the website has to be fast
- The control panel has to unwavering with multiple features
- Must provide customized backup
- They must include email hosting with anti spam feature
- Anti-malware system
- And most important that it must support maximum web platforms
Domain name registrar manages
the registration of the domain. There are many technicalities involved in
hosting a website and procuring a domain name for the same. A good web
designing agency that offers web design services like MediaPlus
Digital has all the tools and uniqueness to research and provide domain and
hosting services since past 10 years. Providing prompt local support in
Singapore is their USP. They hold a large market share and are considered as
top performers among the few in the line. Visit their website at: https://mediaplus.com.sg/ and they will be able to provide some
answers relating to website domain and hosting.