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How to find web hosting that meets my requirements?

This is a "catch-all" question designed to serve as an answer for all questions about choosing web hosting. Pro Webmasters no longer accepts new questions about how to choose hosting. All future ...
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IIS 7.0 free hosting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? i'm looking for a a website that offers free hosting on IIS 7.0 or IIS 7.5 other than Somee. Does anyone know such a ...
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Way to easily host web app from multiple locations

I have a web app that is latency dependant, and I would like the app to be hosted from multiple locations so that there is low latency, specifically in the U.S. East, the U.S. West, and Europe. ...
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need help deciphering AWS options &/or server hosting recommendations [closed]

so, i've been having some trouble with my hosting company and feel it's probably time to start looking for a different home for me & my clients. problem is, i've been with this one solution for SO ...
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Can you give me some guidance on choosing a web host service for a portfolio/blog/shop? [duplicate]

I Am graphic designer looking to make a website for my portfolio and have 3 subdomains for a blog, a shop, and a special product. I don't think i will have so much traffic in the beginning, but I ...
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Where should webhosting be located when focusing on the US and EU markets?

I want to build a website with focus on the US and EU markets; and customers. Where should the hosting be located for such a case so the website does not suffer high loading time? (Do not include ...
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1and1: Unable to host an external domain

I'm sorry if this isn't the right place for this question, but I'm presently having difficulties with my hosting provider (1and1). Two weeks ago, two of my clients bought hosting from them on my ...
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What are the best hosting for big websites/forums? [duplicate]

I bought a Deluxe hosting plan at Godaddy years ago to host my websites. Recently I decided to move one of the websites to a new host, so I have bought a new Deluxe plan for that website (which is a ...
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Web Hosting with built in forums and user administration [duplicate]

I am looking to create a website for a gaming community. Not very large ... maybe 60 users or so. The main features I need are forums and user management and permissions. I could certainly go with ...
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Need advice on hosting [duplicate]

I need some advice on which hosting company to choose from? I want to host 4 websites, each with visits ranging from 10,000 per month to 50,000 per month at present but likely to increase in a few ...
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Looking for free and reliable host for images [closed]

For this, (as the question, that the link links to, has been removed, "this" refers to sharing a banner on 3rd party websites concerned about limited resources) I'm looking for a free and reliable ...
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Is there a free hosting that supports new TLDs? [duplicate]

I can't find a free hosting that supports new gTLDs. On my opinion, these are really good hosting providers: freehosting io, 2freehosting.com and even there I get an error when I try to create an ...
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Where to host a file download website? [duplicate]

I want to make a file download website (think about Mega, MediaFire, imgur etc.). It's not going to be as big as those and I'm only going to allow one type of files, everything legal. The problem is ...
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How to test the hosting before you will buy it

There are several services giving a possibility to test ping time to a server. But if I don't have any server on tested hosting yet - how do I test the ping to it? Can I ping hosting web-site it self? ...
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How to consider geographical location when selecting hosting provider?

I am going to buy a hosting service (re seller) where mostly people from Ethiopia will be using it. I am going to host my applications in this server and also partition and sell for other developers ...
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Frustrated trying to find a hosting company for my .Net site ? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I have spent weeks trying to find information on hosting sites for my site. I currently use 1&1 but I need to ...
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place to host a simple php socket server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? i am running a small project that occasionally requires me to run a php socket script through ssh. it uses a few ...
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How to create a portfolio website for minimal cost? [closed]

I am planning on creating an online portfolio for myself, to use in my resume and to use for other personal use, with my own domain name. I am pretty sure there is nothing free out there to create a ...
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Choosing a webhost [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm having trouble choosing a web host. I only need a VPS to start my project, but I want to be able to expand to a ...
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High Traffic Web Host Solution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm currently shopping around for a web host for our website we are hoping to release in the near future. This is my ...
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Hosting a public dedicated game server with user authentication

I am basically looking for a cheap hosting provider to host a Call of Duty game server in India. But this is not a localized question actually as you will see when you go through the complete ...
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I need a quality linux UK based webhost [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Can any suggest a good (ideally) UK based reseller web host. I don't want the cheapest solution. I want a robust, ...
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Hosting suggestions instead of Google App Engine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? The problem is the following: I made an EJB+JPA+GWT webpage which uses GWT for the visual layer, EJBs for the service ...
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Are there any free web hosts that allow adult content? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a free web hosting (PHP) provider, that permits adult content. And by adult content, I don't mean videos. At most, photos. And I can keep it non-nude. I just want to display ...
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Website hosting [duplicate]

First off I apologize if this is the wrong place to ask this question, if it is please direct me to the correct place. Ok with that out of the way I have a question about where to host my website. I ...
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Recommended linux hosting with private whois [duplicate]

This question is not a duplicate of this one, which I already read till the end. I am not asking for the best hosting solution, because this would invite moderators to close my question. I just want ...
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Windows hosting - Shared | VPS | Cloud [duplicate]

I'll begin with stating what I require for a new website project: ASP.NET (probably 4+) SQL Server (not fussy, probably 2008+) IIS 7 SSL Not a huge list which is nice. However, the behaviour of ...
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What are my options for a hosted vps service with shell access? [duplicate]

Disclaimer (some folks marked this question as a duplicate): I DO NOT want suggestions for things like a hosted wordpress providers, nor am I asking what web hosting is. This question is not a ...
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Heroku dyno vs vps performance [closed]

I'm trying to get a sense of how a Heroku web dyno compares to a standard vps. For example, how many web dynos would be equivalent to a Linode 512? or a Linode 1024?
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How much bandwidth is required to run an app that will be used by ten thousand users at the same time [duplicate]

Could you please tell me how much bandwidth should I look for to run an web based application (total file size 3.4 mb) which will be used by ten thousand users at the same time? App Details: web ...
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Place to host picture/sound gallery [duplicate]

I have the following problem. I own a wallpaper/ringtone collection mobile app and I need a place to host the collection itself. So I need a hosting with following parameters: 1-2 GB disk ...
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Hosting services for JEE [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm using EJBS, JPA and GWT. I was wondering if someone knows a hosting service that offers what I need (like a ...
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Can I get JSP/ JSF hosting in shared hosting plans?

I want to use JSF with Facelets/JSP in my website. Can I get Java hosting in shared hosting plans ? I want to re-develop a company website for my client. Currently the website uses PHP & is ...
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Reputable web host in mainland China? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? We currently have a rather poorly set up Windows 2003 box with little to no support based in Shanghai; with no ...
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Webhosts that charge monthly? [closed]

I can't seem to find any webhosts that offer hosting on a monthly basis, it seems most of them expect you to pay for a while year ahead of time. I am ok with "unlimited" bandwidth/data hosts, as my ...
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How to estimate what kind of server resources you will require at launch?

How can I go about/what is the best way of estimating what kind of server resources I will require at the launch of a new project. Let's say for instance I'd gathered 10k users email addresses that ...
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What's a reliable way to find a webhost? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm starting to come under the impression that just about every competent webmaster is using a vps. I'm not quite ...
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Finding a good CentOS VPS host [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am looking to host a new Wordpress blog/portfolio on a CentOS VPS. I know that a shared hosting account would do ...
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Things to consider while choosing a web hosting service? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Also does the country matter?
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Shared Hosting Provider [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I've been with Dreamhost for 5 years but the amount of downtime I have experienced over the last 6 months has been ...
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Does server location matter in same country?

I run a regional website in the US, where I'd say about 40% of our traffic and most of our returning visitors are located in 3 states. In shopping around for a new dedicated server I'm wondering how ...
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Approach to access server requirements for PHP app [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? We're going to be launching an app that we believe will ultimately generate a couple thousand page views a day, but ...
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Steps involved in hosting a website [closed]

I work as a Java / Java EE developer. I have built / maintained websites for the companies that I work for , but I have never been involved in the end-to-end process (Eg: procuring servers , ...
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Specific hosting or virtual machine? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm searching for hosting for the back-end and web client of an application that uses node.js and mongodb on the ...
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Do hosting companies, usually, allow running custom made server software?

I am starting a new project that includes subscriber registration and emailing them daily. For my project I created a server application written in c#, a website written in PHP, and a database managed ...
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Free asp.net hosting for my college project [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am a student developing an asp.net website for my college project. I'd like to put it online for everyone to see. ...
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A European Mail Hosting Provider [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? What are reliable e-mail Hosting Providers in Europe (Laws). It's important that they exist already for some time (no ...
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Hostings support SSH with price lower than 5 USD [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am looking for some hostings support SSH with price lower than 5 USD. Thanks
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Is there a free Django hosting service out there? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I would like to put my Django web-site online. Is it possible to do so for free?
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How can I choose a reliable dedicated or semi dedicated Windows hosting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? How to find your hosting company 101 for dummies There's a TL;DR at the end. Long version I've been asked by a ...