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How To Choose Good Free Web Hosting?

by Mara Mei

When searching free web hosting in Google, you will get thousands of result. Then you thinking, so who's truly good free web hosting. If you don't know anything about what's look like free web hosting, you will have problem to choose one. Before you choose, may be you can use my opinion about good free web hosting.

Good Free Web Hosting

1. No Ads

If you choose free web hosting with ads, you have make big mistake. Ads will distract you design and didn't like by visitor. The are so many free web hosting with offer will not displaying ads on your website.

2. PHP & MYSQL Support

PHP & MYSQL not only supported by commercial web hosting, many free web hosting also offer this feature. With PHP & MYSQL you can build your dynamic website for free.

3. FTP support

This feature usually missed by some people. FTP is important feature, because without FTP support you must upload your file using web-based file up loader from the free web hosting provider. This is not good way and it will be take long time if you have many file. If any free web hosting that not offer FTP support, better another provider.

4. What your URL will look like

Free web hosting usually offer free sub domain for your site. There is two type of sub domain URL, 1. yourname.exampledomain.com, 2. www.exampledomain.com/yourname. To make your URL shorter you use the first sub domain URL type.

5. Up time 99%.

This very important, you don't want your website stop working because the server down or the hosting provider stop working.

6. Help Support

Good free hosting will provide their customer free support and forum to discuss your problem.

Friday, Oct 6th, 2006