When you are going to hire a hosting service to build your
website for your small business then you need to know the basic things of web
hosting. You are the best person to judge that what required features are and
what about your budget.
Commonly, this choice to host your website depends upon the
scripting language that is used in your website. If languages like PHP, MySQL,
or Perl are used in your website, Linux
server hosting is preferable. But if you are thinking for ASP.Net scripting
language then your finest choice would the window hosting.
If you need some interactive facilities like chat or
searchable database, Linux may not be the best choice. Also, a Linux-based web
server is not fully acquiescent with Windows technologies. If you are using any
Windows-centric technologies like Visual Basic, then Windows-based servers
would be the required choice for you.
Advantages of Linux
Advantages of windows
Normally, Linux server hosting plans are at least 20%
economical than windows server hosting plans. If you need not to have any
unique features for your website, like cart, searchable database etc, Linux
server hosting is a finest alternative for your needs.