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What is a Web Server?

A web server is simply a very powerful computer that stores and transmits data across the internet to web site visitors and other web sites. Web servers are one of the most important parts of the internet. Every web site … Continue reading

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What is a Shared Web Hosting Plan?

Shared web hosting is a type of hosting service that provides server resources to many different web sites through a single web server. Shared web servers are split into different sections, and each plan holder receives a set amount of … Continue reading

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What is VPS Web Hosting?

VPS (Virtual Private Server) hosting is a type of web hosting in which a large web server is split amongst hundreds of web sites simultaneously, pooling resources from the entire server to bring optimal performance to every site. Unlike a … Continue reading

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What is Bandwidth?

Bandwidth is simply a measurement of time and data transferred at one point in time. Bandwidth is measured in terms of data per second in the web hosting industry, and the amount offered with each hosting plan differs greatly depending … Continue reading

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What is FTP?

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol, and it is simply the method in which most web site owners upload and download content to and from their web server/ web sites. FTP clients are programs that let you access your web … Continue reading

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