Starting Web Hosting Business

Start web hosting business

Start web hosting business

In this post we will discuss about web hosting business, we will describe how you can start web hosting business, where to start, what would be the server’s specifications, where to lease server.

Well, first of all you should consider your business type whether it is small business or large business and what types of contents you will allow to host under your hosting accounts.

Now a days, every company is providing linux based web hosting that is much better than windows hosting and also needs low budget to start web hosting with linux OS.

Now lets start..

To start small business we consider 100 accounts on a VPS that wil be hosted on it. For this a server should have following specifications.

Server Specification:

  • A VPS (OpenVZ or XEN)
  • 1 GB Minimum RAM
  • 100 GB Minimum Hard disk
  • 1000 TB Bandwidth in some cases it can be 500 GB for low traffic web sites.
  • cPanel/WHM control panel
  • Fantastico or Softaculous
  • 2 IPs Minimum
  • CentOS 5+ Read More