Websites are hosted on web hosting servers run by hosting companies like:
For a standard website, hosting costs can be as cheap as £1.99 per month or even less but the cost can increase for large capacity websites that use a lot of bandwidth and Megabytes.
What to expect
Web hosting companies provide all the necessary requirements for websites like:
- Email pop accounts
- Email autoresponders
- URL redirects
- MYSQL database
- Virus scanner
- File manager
- FTP Account
After signing up, an email with access to your control panel is sent with your username and password.