The web hosting provider that you pick for your Canadian audience can make or break your business. For one, if your target audience resides in a particular country you would want your web hosting service to be able to provide a fast and efficient experience for users in that location. And just any web hosting company won't do the trick. Some hosting services are great in terms of loading speeds, uptime, and ease of use in specific countries but in others aren't so great.
This happens for so many reasons, for example, some hosting providers offer a free CDN that places your content in different geographic locations around the world and this enables quick loading times regardless of where your audience comes from. Others may not and have to load your content from their web server's location, which if not close to where your audience comes from can affect your website's load time for them.
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Though a lot of hosts can satisfy Magento's basic requirements for hosting, Magento stores possess unique needs in comparison to other websites on the different platforms available like WooCommerce or Joomla. This is especially true if your eCommerce store receives a lot of shoppers (traffic) or/and has a lot of products in stock.
For this reason, it is crucial to choose a web host service that goes beyond the minimum requirements for Magento hosting in terms of functionality. And that can assist your Magento online store load reliably and quickly.
There are certain vital features that your hosting provider must possess. For instance, Is the web hosting service server’s location close enough to where your primary audience resides? What is the loading speed of your hosting provider and can its server handle overloads? Also, what is the compatibility of such hosting offers with Magento? And does the hosting solution provide security features such as SSL certificates, two-factor authentication, dedicated firewall, IP Whitelisting, etc? What about factors like ssd storage and Magento optimization?
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Regardless of if you're starting a business or if you already have one running, speed is one of the crucial factors to ensuring that your WordPress site grows, and retains your visitors.
However, finding the fastest web hosting service can be a little tricky as there are so many options to choose from with each having unique capabilities. Plus, most WordPress hosts have so many packages that can get you confused when you go through them for the first time.
That's where we come into the picture. We've built a selection of some of the top ones, especially the web hosts that offer our primary goal in mind – getting the fastest WordPress hosting solution. The services listed in this roundup are among the fastest in the industry and alternate from cheap to expensive and vice-versa depending on your budget.
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The term "web hosting" can sound complicated and it can scare people looking to make their way into ecommerce. However, in 2021 web hosting isn't complicated.
Picking between hosting companies should be one of the first things you do as a retailer, right up there with choosing your platform or deciding on your store's name.
If you are set on WordPress and you've found yourself asking any of these questions. Then our guide to the 10 Best WordPress Hosting services can help you out.
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Running an online store is already complicated with the combination of tasks like inventory management, web design, marketing, and much more. That's why fully managed ecommerce hosting providers can come in handy to eliminate the need to handle technical, backend elements of hosting and focus more on your actual business. In this Nexcess review, we'll cover a managed hosting option for ecommerce and explain its pricing, features, and types of hosting.
After that, we'll help you decide whether or not Nexcess (owned by Liquid Web) is a viable hosting option for your online store.
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Finding a host for your ecommerce site brings up all sorts of questions. Can the host support surges in traffic, especially during the holidays? Are you able to instantly configure a WordPress/WooCommerce site that gets stored on the host's servers? What about email addresses, site backups, and the ongoing costs? These are all valid questions considering an ecommerce shop requires special care and even a little downtime could mean significant losses in sales.
Quite a few hosting companies offer shared hosting plans, while others cater to those that want managed WordPress or ecommerce hosting. We've found that SiteGround provides a solid interface, pricing structure, and one-click managed WooCommerce installation that makes for a reliable, straightforward hosting environment. Because of the great potential, we thoroughly tested the host and put together an in-depth SiteGround review for you to understand how it could improve your ecommerce store.
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There are a few misconceptions around web hosting. The term itself can sound complicated and it can scare a technophobe ecommerce retailer, but in 2022 web hosting isn't that complicated.
A lot of retailers are sort of semi-aware of what it is, but also feel like it's not that important. This is the biggest misconception. Picking between hosting companies should be one of the first things you do as a retailer, right up there with choosing your platform or deciding on your store's name.
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