What is Website Hosting?
Through web hosting, web pages get published on World Wide Web. Webmasters need to host their website on server as per requirements of website.
What about having knowledge of technical aspects for website hosting?
If you can properly run Windows/Android then it is not going to be much different. We have FTP as well as Cpanel options through, which you can run website quite easily. You need to have an expert for website editing while uploading and downloading web pages are quite easy.
Will it be a time consuming job to have web hosting set up complete?
It takes very less time. You need to have your web pages ready, if you have web pages then time required will be only for the uploading.
Why should I opt for the LegitFox?
This is a nice question as there must be fare deal. We have different packages, which you can select as per your convenience. We are offering enough disk space, emails, Cpanel, 99.9 percent uptime and various other features.
What about domain name, if I want to have web hosting services?
Without domain, hosting is not possible. You should have domain name in advance, if not we will help you in the process.
What is difference between LINUX and WINDOWS web hosting services?
These are two different operating systems and have nothing to do with the operating system in your computer. In case you have LINUX installed in your computer and you want Windows based hosting then it will work fine. It is actually concerned with the technology used in the website development. If you are looking for PHP, SQL, PERL, ROR etc then LINUX based hosting is going to work fine while Windows should be used where ASP and other Microsoft services are used.
How domain name system does come into action?
It is actually IP addresses, which were used to identify computer uniquely in the networking. Story is almost same for domain names because they are also unique. Instead of domain name, if you put IP address in the address bar of browser then it will also open website. Domain name system was introduced in 1984 and that was a revolution in the field of internet. It is tedious to remember long IP address in numerals while domain names in alphabets are easy to remember.
Is domain name must for a website?
Domain name is not must to have but it should be there to make website successful. If you get a domain name then it becomes quite easy for others to remember and it becomes easily discoverable on the search engines too.
If I don’t have a website, is it lethal for me to register domain name?
As per latest stats, more than 300,000 domains are getting registered per month. It would be possible that your domain name would have been taken by the time when you plan. Nowadays various companies are involved in the domain name re-selling so it is always right to register a domain at the right time. Once registered that domain name belongs to you only renewal would be needed on regular intervals. Once bought, you can further sell the domain to some other party. We recommend to register your domain as soon as possible, we will keep it intact until you use.
How to find, which domain is already registered while which one is available?
It is quite simple as you can put your domain name in our tool and we will let you know whether or not your domain is available. Nowadays there are numerous free tools too available which can be used for the same purpose.
What can I do if my suggested domain is already registered?
You don’t have any direct option through which you can grab that domain, there is no option else wait. You can put backorder and we will keep it checking whenever it get available, we will register. There is also one option available that is change of domain name extension. We would suggest that you should change extension like .IN, .co.in, .edu, .sx, .sg, .pk etc.
What kind of domain names available with LegitFox?
We offer almost all types of domains namely .COM, .NET, .ORG, .BIZ, .US, .IN, .co.in etc. Our services are highly diverse as we look to cater requirements of very large domain not particular to any country.
Which characters are allowed in the domain name with LegitFox?
There is nothing different with the LegitFox domain names. There are certain rules, which every company needs to follow and those rules are as stated over here. You can use letters “abcd..”, numbers like 123…and dashes/hyphens. We can’t put space in between and hyphen can’t begin domain name. It is also possible that there can be multiple consecutive hyphens in the same domain.
What is difference between free web hosting and regular style website hosting?
There are numerous advantages and we will start with the domain name, which is the biggest advantage. If you register your domain name then you will host website on that domain. If you go for the free website hosting then you would get short domain name while those free blogs give you lengthy domain, which is hard to remember.
When you go for the free ones then there will be ads banner so nothing comes for free in this world. If you get web hosting plans of LegitFox then you can control your content on the pages. Second advantage is the disk space and high bandwidth. More bandwidth can handle more number of visitors on the website at once. If you go for website hosting with us then you can put scripts and database, which is impossible with the free hosting.
How to select a web hosting plan?
In India, people often look for the cheap web hosting plan. You should have clear idea about the website and what are futures expectations? Is your hosting plan enough to host large amount of graphics like images/videos etc? You need to have large disk space and high bandwidth else website may not function properly. You will have to check whether you need MYSQL, PHP, CGI for your plan or not.
How can I change my hosting plan, once I bough any plan?
This is quite easily possible; you need to pay some additional amount as you switch to some other hosting option. We have given separate login for every member so login and upgrade as per requirement. Our technical team is there to assist you in the process.
What about usage of Microsoft front page in the web hosting plan?
It is not only Microsoft front page, there are numerous other tools, which can be used for the file transfer. Within the hosting control panel, there are numerous tools quite easily available so there is no need to switch for any other.
Do you help in the process of website designing?
Website designing and development are different from the website hosting. You need to hire professional for that sort of work. Our technical guy will help you in the domain propagation and few basic things. For advanced things related to website, you should hire any professional who will do all needful.
Is there any designing tool inside the Cpanel?
There are some free of cost designing tools available but those are available only on the request. You must know HTML and CSS do use any of tool of ours.
How long it takes to setup account once I place order?
Our technical team sets up website immediately. We will send Cpanel and FTP details within half an hour of order placement. In some case, domain propagation would take time of 24 hours so you can’t upload anything on server till that time.
What if I want multiple website hosting?
No hosting company can allow multiple website hosting on same plan. If you have multiple website then you need to buy same number of plans.
How can I update website?
You need server access and that is possible either through the FTP ( file transfer protocol ) or through the Cpanel. We will give you both and you can select either option.
What do I name for the front page of website?
In the web structure, there is a common rule that on server, main page should be always index.php. It can be either index.html or index.php and no other name is possible. This is quite common thing and most of the developers know this thing.
How can I transfer my website from some other domain to new registered new domain?
This is quite easy. You need to clear everything from server space you get with us. Transfer all your files to the root directory that is generally named as public HTML. Make sure there should be index.html should be properly configured.