Where you INITIALLY host your website is less important than you might think. What is important is that you START!

Internet Marketing Strategy | Where Should You Host Your Website?

This post is part of a series about the Internet marketing strategy I call Inbound Marketing. To access the lead post please click the link in the prior sentence.

The problem

You have to host your website somewhere. Some hosting providers are better than others. Which one is right for you?

The answer

Zippe.biz helps you generate quality leads for your business through your website.

There are two answers: day 1, and much later.

The initial answer

The initial answer, when your website is brand new, is…… it doesn’t matter!

No one is coming as your Inbound Marketing effort just started, so issues like being able to handle a large load are not yet relevant.

In the early days, what is important is who can help you get your site up and running (on Linux NOT Windows) quickly and cheaply!

Go with them. Common options are:

I’m sure there are more, but what I’m trying to help you avoid is paralysis by analysis.

Just pick one and get going.

The answer down the road

Down the road the answer gets a little more complicated and will be influenced by a variety of factors you may not have even considered yet.

For example, I recently decided to install the OptimizePress 2.0 Theme on this website. The theme vendor makes the statement that in their experience, HostGator provides the best level of support to their clients.

As such, if I continue to use this theme in the future (and I will) at some point I move will probably move this website to HostGator.

What will influence your decision is not yet known. If your website becomes wildly popular and generates boatloads of cash where response time really matters, you may need to move it to a tier 1 hosting provider such as AT&T or Sprint.

Conclusion

Don’t stress this decision. When initially starting, pick one and get started. You can always move the site somewhere else later.

Need Leads? We can help…

Download the eBook: The 7 Fundamentals of Being Found Online

 

Related Posts

Must-have tools to increase your customer retention levels Did you know that it’s more costly to attract a new customer than it is to retain an existing customer?Studies indicates that as much as content c...
How to use various content formats for high quality lead generation Since without sufficient quality leads your business will die, lead generation is of considerably importance to your small business.Since leads fr...
Easy steps on how to generate valuable links to your business You know links pointing to your website are critical to boost your search engine ranking.It is however a difficult strategy for small businesses. ...
Why Mobilegeddon Started Hurting Non Mobile Sites Years Ago What's Worse? Someone not being to find your website, or someone finding your website and the usability being so poor they leave?This is what str...
How to make your prospects buy- Lead nurturing program Leading a prospect to your website is one thing. Leading them to buy is another thing. But you improve your chances considerably with a lead nurturing...

Leave A Response

* Denotes Required Field