Shared hosting is a form of web hosting service that enables most websites to share a physical web server with hosting websites as well as their resources. Ideally, a server is distributed among multiple users in a shared hosting package and each user ends up sharing a certain amount of data.
Therefore, users share resources with other users such as RAM, disk space. Think about it this way you’re living with your roommates in a rental house. Since you live under the same roof, everybody living in it will share all the resources present in the house. Similarly, shared hosting functions.
1. Shared hosting can be easily deployed
One of the main reasons it is used is that due to its flexibility in terms of deployment it drastically reduces the time to get online.
2. You are free from administrative duties
It ensures that your hosting service takes care of almost all operational duties (such as database management and maintenance) and you don’t need to have technical knowledge.
It is cheaper than other packages for hosting. This can be linked again to the resources that are shared.
4. Easy to manage
You can use cPanel, a web hosting dashboard that allows you to use Softaculous to manage your website or even download apps. With Softaculous, over 300 applications and scripts can be downloaded with just one click.
When is it possible to deploy shared hosting?
Although shared hosting as a service can be implemented in almost any situation, we recommend that you implement it in such a way that you get the most out of it when you want to have a solid Internet presence without excessive investment.
If you don’t have a good amount of monthly visitors/traffic on your site. You are a startup in the early stages of your business. You have limited resources needs, such as storage space, RAM, etc.