As a first-time website owner, you likely have many questions when it comes to logistics. It is easy to get lost in the big picture items and then get overwhelmed at the nitty-gritty aspects. For instance, many people have trouble choosing between shared and VPS hosting. This is a very common question, and the answer depends on your exact situation. Let’s go over the difference between the two and the various situations in which you would use either one.
When someone says that they have a shared hosting plan, it means that their website is being hosted on a server with hundreds (or thousands) of others. All of these websites are sharing certain resources provided by the parent hosting company. However, these resources are rarely allocated equally….