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What is meant by hosting a website (web hosting for beginners)

May 18, 2016 3:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you ask people how to make your own website available on the internet, oftentimes you may hear people talk about something called hosting a website. But what does it actually mean? Put simply, web hosting is a service provided by web hosting companies which allows anyone to publish their content on the World Wide Web and while it’s possible to turn your own computer into a web host, it’s usually not recommended due to the increased security risks that come from making the contents of your computer available to the general public. These security issues along with the limitations of your internet... View Article