Types Of Webhosting Packages/Plans
Dedicated servers single computer (webserver) dedicated to single client. Webhosting providers maintain the dedicated webserver on their client’s behalf for a fee. In addition, they provide technical support service and other services given to reseller and shared hosting clients.
Dedicated server is considered more secure than shared web hosting as only one client has access to files stored on that webserver.
Reseller Hosting Plan
Reseller hosting is service and their providers are similar to retail shop. In reseller hosting, reseller is intermediary, who buys webhosting package (dedicated server) on condition to sub-let his purchase (disk space on web server) to its clients (you).
A reseller hosting provider does not invest his/her own money in equipment and softwares, he/she just purchases a right rent his own webhosting package to others in parts or full.
A reseller-hosting provider may not be able to provide you the level of quality service that you expect. They have no direct control over running and maintenance of webserver. However, they can exercise their influence of having a large client.
Shared Webhosting Plan
Shared Webhosting is webhosting package in multiple web hosting accounts are setup on one webserver. It run the risk of bad SEO (search engine optimization). Search engine will devalue your website if your neighbour is doing bad SEO practice. Therefore, it is important to select a web hosting company who has sound ethical policies.
In shared webhosting, more than one client is being served on single computer (hard disk). Each client assesses his data from his webhosting control panel.
Shared webhosting is considered less secure than dedicated servers.
Multiple Domain Hosting Plan
Multiple domain hosting is a sub-set shared webhosting packages. Webhosting providers usually limit the number of domains that can be mapped to a webserver. In shared webhosting package you are usually allowed to host one domain name on your web hosting account. Whereas, in multiple domain hosting you are allowed to host one than one domain name on single web hosting account.