What do web hosts mean by stating ?monthly traffic??
When any content is uploaded to a shared website hosting account or downloaded using it, website traffic is produced which is a characteristic that each and every hosting package has. It's also among the characteristics it is important to check, since the amount of traffic quota you'll need depends upon what you need the account for. The traffic is mostly generated by downloads including site visits. In simple terms, when somebody visits your web site, the pages are downloaded from the server on his or her computer and they are subsequently shown by their internet browser. It's of course important to be aware that uploads matter too, which means that when you copy bigger files from your computer system to the server, some site traffic is generated too. Different suppliers may have different names for this particular feature, for example traffic, bandwidth, data transfer, but all of them refer to the very same thing - the total amount of incoming and outgoing information created for some period of time.
Monthly Traffic in Shared Website Hosting
All of our Linux shared website hosting
were designed with the concept to handle the site traffic generated by any website that can function in such an account. If you currently have one or a number of small or medium-sized sites, you won't be limited by the monthly website traffic allowance irrespective of what content you have - plain text or perhaps a great number of images, for example. The statistics in the hosting Control Panel will provide you with comprehensive information about the website traffic produced by each and every web site and the amount for the account in general. The stats are updated in real time and display both the everyday and the monthly usage, so you will know how much info is transferred to and from your hosting account at any moment. The very first day of every month the counter is reset, but you'll be able to see the site traffic statistics for the previous months, that will inform you on how your websites perform.
Monthly Traffic in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Since our Linux semi-dedicated hosting
are pretty effective, we've made the decision not to set any type of limit for the monthly traffic that an account can generate. We consider that if you purchase a hosting package that features a lot of processing power, your websites will probably have lots of visitors and since each and every visitor produces certain traffic, you can end up with unavailable sites in case there is a limit for this particular characteristic. With truly unlimited traffic, you will be sure this can never happen. For your benefit, you'll be able to monitor the data being downloaded as well as the website traffic that is generated for every single domain with monthly, daily and hourly numbers that will inform you on how popular your websites are. You will be able to even view unique webpages and files which have made most of the site traffic in your semi-dedicated account.
Monthly Traffic in VPS Hosting
With every virtual private server
package that you can find here, we provide a different monthly website traffic quota that will depend on how powerful your server is. In this way, we are able to keep the lower-end plans cheaper and provide you with the opportunity to choose the plan you really need in accordance with your budget plus your resource requirements. Updating from one plan to another is really simple and will take just a couple of clicks in your VPS billing Control Panel, so when you start getting more site visitors at some point soon and you need a larger website traffic allowance, you are able to switch to a greater plan at any time. We will update you when you reach 90% of your monthly allowance, therefore you will have enough time either to update or to optimize your web sites, so as to reduce the outgoing site traffic. The VPS plans also include a server administration panel where you can see what amount of traffic has already been used for the current month and what amount is left up till you get to the quota cap.
Monthly Traffic in Dedicated Web Hosting
The Linux dedicated web hosting
that we offer feature enormous site traffic allowances that are sufficient for almost any website, even a video streaming portal or a well-liked social network. Terabytes of site traffic will be available to you every month and the administration panel that is featured with every single dedicated server will give you data what amount of info has been transferred already and how much is available for the present month. In order to avoid service disruptions, we'll let you know as soon as you reach 90% of the allowance and you're able to either lower the site traffic generated by your websites by optimizing their content material, or you'll be able to increase the quota for your account. It's highly unlikely that you will ever need such an improvement, but we decided to leave this alternative open. The stats in that panel include the entire website traffic, compared to the statistics inside your hosting Control Panel where you can find just the traffic from web sites, but not from server-side software downloads and updates.