How Shared Hosting Work: A complete Guide for newbies

How Shared Hosting Work: A complete Guide for newbies

Are you a website owner of small, medium and startup business? Planning to take your business online then the first step is to design a website and second is to buy hosting to host your website. At the initial stage, you can consider shared hosting to host your website and this article is enough to learn about shared hosting.

What is shared hosting?

Shared hosting plans are one of the most selected plans by startups. It offers a suitable hosting environment for those website owners who are launching their first website in limited budget. In shared hosting, several websites are hosted on single server. It is more preferred hosting environment because of budget friendly.

Advantages of shared hosting:-

1) Budget friendly:-

It is available at good price with all hosting provider.

2) Efficient:-

When you buy the windows shared hosting plan you are allocated with the resources such as bandwidth, processor, memory and disk space. Lastly, it’s your decision which hosting provider you choose because features vary provider to provider.

3) Convenient:-

The more traffic on your website, more resources will get consumed. In such case, you will need advanced hosting solution such as VPS, Dedicated and Cloud. It is convenient to upgrade your shared plan to other advanced hosting solution.

4) Multiple email options:-

Some providers offer email hosting features but number of emails vary and depends on the provider. You have to check the same while buying the shared plan.

What makes a good shared hosting plan?

These pointers will help to learn why shared hosting is a good option at initial stage of your business.

1) Reliability:-

Reliability of the web hosting provider is monitored with uptime of the provider. It is your responsibility to check the uptime of the provider and ensure you are getting maximum uptime.

2) Speed:-

If your provider is offering latest SSD drive then you can sign up easily because if your website is supported with latest SSD drive then only your website will experience maximum speed. Speed is the main factor because it is given priority by search engine and users as well.

3) Customer support:-

Customer support is the main option that will connect you with the provider in case of emergency. You can check the pre – sale service of the provider and monitor skills of their support staff such as experience, way of communication, reply time and more.

4) Other features:-

Compare the web hosting providers and check the features offered by them. If you think you are getting superior features in minimal cost then don’t waste your time and sign up immediately with the provider for share hosting plan.

 My recommendation: MilesWeb

In 2015, I purchased the services from MilesWeb and started with shared hosting but later I switched to VPS hosting, currently, I am hosting my website on VPS.  Therefore, I have decided to write a review article on MilesWeb as a recommendation of their services to newbies, startups and small business owners.

MilesWeb is the best web hosting provider as they have successfully joined hands with Amazon service for best hosting performance. All their client websites are hosted on Amazon cloud platform and this has made them India’s first provider that uses Amazon cloud platform. They are located in Nashik, Maharashtra and got established in 2012.

You get 24*7*365 days support service, 99.95% uptime and 30 days money back service to their clients. Their servers are located in USA, India and UK. Check below plans of shared hosting:

From the above plan, you can see that plans are starting from Lite Rs.880/mo and followed by Deluxe Rs.224/mo and Ultimate plan Rs.280/mo. Moreover, you get amazing discount on all the plans of shared hosting. Your website will get started easily with Lite plan and later you can upgrade it.


  • Free SSL Certificate
  • Free site builder
  • Pure SSD storage
  • cPanel
  • One click install
  • Latest PHP and MySQL
  • Choice of data center
  • Affordable
  • Free website migration
  • Resource protection
  • Jailed shell SSH

Add-ons provided by MilesWeb:-

  • Website backup @ Rs.99/mo
  • SpamExperts @ Rs. 195/ mo
  • Dedicated IP @ Rs. 195/mo
  • Sitelock basic @ Rs. 1625
  • Analytics and Webmaster @ Rs. 1950/mo

Customer Reviews on MilesWeb:-

  • Hostadvice – 9.3/ 10 stars
  • HostSearch – 4.7/5 stars
  • Serchen – 4.5/5 stars
  • HostReview – 4.75/5
  • TrustPilot – 9.2/ 10 stars

Winding Up:

Yes, finally I concluded here and I think you will find this article worth to know about shared hosting. Hurry up! Take your business globally with the help of hosting and earn best output.



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