The article will discuss in details some of the basic facts related to Joomla Hosting In Saudi Arabia.
How to choose the best Joomla host :
Consider the following:
Monthly hosting budget
Paying for hosting services is a must. There is no way of escaping this. Not unless you have a way of getting free hosting.
- Budget hosting-It costs less than $5 monthly. However, it has some limited features such as the domain name and limited bandwidth space
- Shared hosting-It can cost up to $10. Most websites will fall in this category. This is the best option for modest sized websites
- Business hosting-It may cost between $10-$30. This is ideal for websites that make money both online and offline. This kind of hosting plans has numerous benefits such as high tech security options
- VPS sharing- It is pricey.It gives users the reliability and control of dedicated servers without the cost of dedicated servers
- Dedicated hosting- In this kind of hosting, users have access and control to the resources allocated in a single server. The user can customize and configure the features to suit his/her needs. It costs about $100-$500 monthly
The hosting resources neededMost host providers will provide unlimited hosting. This means one may have multiple Joomla installs.
- Disk space and bandwidth- It is important to get enough disk and bandwidth space depending on your site
- Email- It is important to have control over the emails if you are willing to control and manage the accounts under the same domain name at the website being hosted. It is important to consider what kind of control panel they offer in their package
The level of technical support required
It is crucial to get a hosting company with a reliable and reputable technical support desk. Errors and downtimes are bound to happen.
Various ways to reach the technical team
- Live chat
- Phone support
- Social networking
The size of the hosting company
- Benefits of large hosting companies
- Established web presence
- Standardized plans for all users
- Access to a lot of resources
Other factors to consider besides size
- Personal technical support
- Years of hosting experience
- Advanced IT team
- Fast response time