Web Design

How to choose the right web host

If you’re starting a new site, it’s very hard to know how to pick the right web host. Which company should you host your site with? How much should you be spending?

There are a number of factors to consider.

Disk Space This is the actual physical space on the server for your files. If you’re just using text, screen resolution photos and a few icons and graphics then you really won’t need much space at all. A few megabytes will do. If you’re going to be working with high resolution photos, audio or video files then you might need more.

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Static Website or Content Management System?

If you’ve decided you want a website, the next decision to be made is which kind – a simple, static website or a Content Management System (CMS)? Let’s have a look at the pros and cons of each kind.

Static website

Pros

  • As it’s simpler it’s quicker. I can produce a static site in a matter of days at a push.
  • When it comes to design, there are no restrictions.
  • It’s cheaper. Cheaper to initially build and cheaper to run.

Cons

  • If you want to update it you have to contact the web developer and wait for him/her to update the content for you.
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