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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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 2021 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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You’re here because you’re an ecommerce store owner, either frustrated with your existing hosting service or just shopping around for a new option for your new store.
Either way, a quick Google search shows there are dozens of options out there, and that can feel daunting- wherever you are on the ecommerce experience barometer.
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WooCommerce provides a hassle-free solution for setting up your ecommerce website and store. But, before diving in, you'll want to purchase the best WooCommerce hosting on the market. With the right infrastructure supporting your ecommerce store, you'll undoubtedly lay the foundations for success.
In light of that, we listed six of the best WooCommerce hosting companies.
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Lately, there has been a lot of noise about managed WordPress hosting, shared WordPress hosting, and VPS WordPress hosting. Three completely different types of services you can purchase from the best WordPress hosting providers.
Don’t get me wrong though. That’s not all there is to WordPress hosting. Some of the WordPress hosts offer additional options like dedicated hosting, cloud hosting, and reseller options. But, we’ve decided to focus specifically on regular, managed, and VPS hosting since they are, undeniably, the three most prevalent solutions among WordPress ecommerce websites.
The type of features and tools your WordPress hosting provider eventually allocates depends significantly on what you choose between the three.
So, what’s the difference between managed WordPress hosting, shared WordPress hosting, and VPS WordPress hosting? Which one would we recommend for a WordPress-powered online store?
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