Top 4 free sites for website building and hosting

These days, building your own website has never been easier. Whether you’re trying to create your own personal blog or portfolio, or you’re setting up an online platform for a small business you want to put up, here are the top website builders that provide hosting and customization – absolutely free! The best part is you won’t have to deal with a single line of code with the help of these websites.

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A comparison of inexpensive Virtual Private Servers (VPS) starting at only $2

Many people like to have full root/administrator control over their own server. One of the most inexpensive ways to do this is by obtaining VPS hosting. Virtual Private Servers are servers that run on shared hardware (see my prior article describing the difference between physical and virtual servers). Note that cloud servers generally means the same as VPS. However some cloud hosting want to charge you like a utility (e.g. per resources you use every hour).

In this article, I only focused on VPS servers that are $30/mo or less. There are many more than I have listed. Several options that are only $2 to $5 per month as great starters for people. Most offer a choice of operating system (typically some flavour of Linux). This list is sorted alphabetically. I have included the pricing range with the specifications you receive, the location of their servers (most let you choose where you want your VPS), and the operating system choices available for your VPS server. Most of them only guarantee about half the ram and allow you to burst to twice the amount. Some offered SSD storage space (which would be way faster than typical SATA storage).

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