What is shared hosting?

Shared hosting is a common type of web hosting, where the service provider hosts many websites on one physical web server. Since most websites don't use many server resources, shared hosting lets providers offer stable service at a low cost. Most web hosts provide some form of shared hosting.

This video explains what shared hosting is and provides a few ways to help you identify if a shared hosting solution is right for you.

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