what is web hosting and how does it work

What is web hosting and how does it work?

What is web hosting? Web hosting (in layman’s terms) is the service of providing storage space for a website or application on a server on the internet. Once your website is made available on the internet, it can be accessed by other computers connected to the internet. How web hosting works: Web hosts are companies that rent out their services and technologies to host websites on the internet. Once the hosting company hosts your website, users can access it by typing in your web address (domain name) in their web browser. When they do this, their computer connects to the […]

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How to install ClamAV on Linux?

Are you a pro user of Linux, probably Dedicated Servers or Virtual Private Servers? If yes, then I’m sure the security of your web hosting is a concern that you cannot take lightly. Viruses, worms and other malicious entities are always evolving to beat the latest defences that system architects and security companies can devise. Hence, it is a good practice to be prepared and ClamAV antivirus is the best choice, with it being available on our cPanel Servers. What is ClamAV? ClamAV is an open source antivirus software used as a web and mail scanner protecting the computer from […]

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Host In India

Increase in time to load your website? Experiencing latency more than ever? Have your customers frequently complained about  this to you? One of the key reasons for this might be  the location of your server. Is your customer base in Asia and your server located in US or Europe? If yes, then you need to switch your server location to your target audience base as time is the essence for scaling your business. Usually US servers are the most used servers simply for the reason they have been in that space for longer and slightly cheaper. But in these times […]

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When is it the Right Time to Move?

Choosing a web hosting for your business can be quite a critical decision. Is it time for your company to move from VPS to Dedicated Hosting? When is the right time? To answer these questions, it’s imperative to look at the differences between the two types of hosting. We’ve put it down in an infographic format so you make an informed choice.   To know more about VPS and Dedicated Servers with ResellerClub, click here.

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The Second Coming of Indian Start-Ups

The E-Commerce Boom From real estate to clothes to pet products to tomatoes, there’s a an e-commerce site for each of these. It’s hard to ignore the growing trend of start-ups today. Some stand-out features to note about the latest crop of start-ups are that they are tech based, web driven & mobile rich, operating in a lean model and owned & run by young people who are native to the Internet. From a financial  perspective, we see the new breed of entrepreneurs constantly chasing larger market share, roping in record venture capital investments, and minting more money than they […]

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Dedicated Servers & the Gaming World: The Winning Team

As the number of people who play games online is on a steep rise, the demand for robust, highly scalable servers for compelling gaming experiences is on the increase. Gaming has gone from a few people sitting on their own computer systems after school to now, millions of players worldwide, competing, picking teams, beating scores & saving lives. What must be done to handle this much traffic and data usage? Dedicated servers are the answers. Dedicated servers have taken the gaming scene by storm, creating a big & potentially positive impact. These servers have the architecture ideal for quality management, great flexibility, superb administrative support, high speed […]

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Steps to Build a Static Website with Jekyll

Jekyll is an Open Source software written in Ruby which lets you create  static websites without having to install a web server  or a database. It is easy to install and perfect for building company blogs or stand alone websites. You can build static websites with components such as tags, templates, partials, permalinks etc with Jekyll. It’s important to note that Jekyll is not a blogging software and does not come with design elements or templates. Jekyll is extremely effective and minimalistic. We recommend installing it on your Linux, VPS or Dedicated Server for better performance. Here are step-by-step instructions […]

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10 Superb Uses of Dedicated Servers

So, you’ve invested big money to get yourself dedicated server hosting. You’ve got the expertise, you’ve hired the right people, you’ve got the infrastructure for it? We’re here to tell you the many ways you can use your dedicated servers to its full potential: Web server: This is the most common use of dedicated servers – got tons of traffic on your website? Dedicated servers are perfect for hosting such a site. If you’ve outgrown your shared servers, dedicated hosting is the next best alternative for you. Backup server: Technical failure, human error or natural disasters can be threats to […]

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