The modern world has been advanced to a stage where people do not need to visit each other personally for passing a message. The whole process is carried out on the machine called computer and the process is supported by internet. Shared hosting is a process which allows the users to promote their web sites over the World Wide Web.
The basic requirement for the hosting process is a server. This server allows connecting to the world with the help of satellites. This web server is owned by many companies. They give a space on this server for rent to other people. These people have to pay an amount to take the space on lease. This process has many schemes among which shared hosting are a major one.
The name is suggestive of sharing between multiple users. The single server lets a number of web sites to launch. The server space is given to a lot of people and hence the charges of using it are also divided. The dedicated hosting is much costly as compared to the shared one. The dedicated hosting uses a private part of a single web server.
The sharing of many people does not really make the service unworthy. The server space is actually not used according to the facilities provided. Hence not much traffic is generated in the first case. Moreover, the server does not get congested and runs quite smooth.
Nonetheless it is true that this service is better utilized by personal sites, small merchants or marketers with less demand. The reason of this demarcation is that this service provides enough space, data transfer and email accounts that an individual can think of. But, for commercial or corporate use this space becomes less than sufficient.
Moreover, the person who is new to this field gets a lot of advantages in using this service. Especially the person is benefited with the amount paid as rent. The person does not need to employ any technical support for the difficulties in hardware, software installation, controlling the server etc. These facilities are provided by the web hosting companies only.
There are certain problems with the shared hosting services. If the server is overloaded the hosting does not run smooth. Moreover, the number of people using the same server can pose security threats to the data uploaded. If any one is offering shared hosting services with high end configured servers and is giving the data security as well, we can prefer it.
There are many advantages of using cloud web hosting. The hardware is no longer your main difficulty.