Internet has developed to a great extent in the last few years. There are various methods of making money and most of them use internet as medium. With the changes in web world, a range of new businesses have also cropped up in the web industry. Among those businesses, Reseller Hosting has surely caught the eye of several budding web entrepreneurs. Reseller Hosting is also known to be an easy and a low-cost method for entrepreneurs to set up their own company. If this is the first time you are coming across this term, then let me go ahead and tell you in brief about what exactly this business is.
When a user books a domain for a new website, he/she needs a company that will host its website. This is where this business comes into existence. Web hosting companies offer their customers to further resell web hosting packages to others. In this business a user buys a large web hosting package from a web hosting company and later resells it to his/ her customers in smaller packages.
In simple terms, a reseller buys a large amount of disk space and he/she further allocates that space to his/her customers as per their requirements. This business comes with a lot benefits as it does not require a reseller to invest a huge amount of capital. A reseller does not to have buy or maintain the servers that are used for web hosting. The only capital a reseller requires is to buy a web hosting package from a web host. The reseller also does not have to worry about the bandwidth, hardware and IT issues, as all these are handled by the main web hosting company.
Windows and Linux are the two main operating systems that are used for web hosting. Becoming a Linux Hosting Reseller comes with a lot of benefits for a Reseller in India. Hosting a website on a Linux operating system is considered very economical in comparison to using windows operating system because it does not have any type of licensing costs. It is known to be open source software and can easily be converted into a window website. As a user, if you are not too happy with the Linux web hosting, you can easily convert to a Windows platform. It is generally considered inexpensive and easy to manage and is accepted by a large number of internet hosting providers globally.