Knowledgebase

What is Web Hosting?

Web hosting is an allocated amount of disk space for your domain name on a computer that serves the information stored on it to the internet. It is where all the files that make up your web site can be found. Hosting removes the need of you having to provide and maintain expensive and complicated servers.

Was this answer helpful?

 Print this Article

Also Read

What are Kilobytes (KB), Megabytes (MB) and Gigabytes (GB)?

Space or file size on anything computer related are measured in Bytes. One single letter is a...

Can I obtain Statistical Data?

Web-based access to Webalizer statistics is available on all hosting plans. Webalizer gives you...

Can you host domain names other than .com .net .org .biz .info and .us?

VirtualReality can host any domain name. However, we only offer a limited assortment of domains...

How do I publish or upload my website to the internet?

The most common way of uploading files to your site's account is by using FTP. When you sign up...

What is Anonymous FTP?

Enabling anonymous FTP(File Transport Protocol) allows visitors to access your web site to upload...