1. Advertising
    y u no do it?

    Advertising (learn more)

    Advertise virtually anything here, with CPM banner ads, CPM email ads and CPC contextual links. You can target relevant areas of the site and show ads based on geographical location of the user if you wish.

    Starts at just $1 per CPM or $0.10 per CPC.

What is different between wordpress hosting and shared hosting ?

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by sudoku34, Sep 2, 2018.

  1. #1
    Hi DP

    What is different between wordpress hosting and shared hosting ?

    I think they are same may be little differents about optimization...
    Is it only marketing ?
    SEMrush
     
    sudoku34, Sep 2, 2018 IP
    SEMrush
  2. mmerlinn

    mmerlinn Notable Member

    Messages:
    1,850
    Likes Received:
    212
    Best Answers:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    240
    #2
    Unless you buy dedicated hosting (expensive), they are both shared hosting plans.
     
    mmerlinn, Sep 2, 2018 IP
  3. sudoku34

    sudoku34 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    149
    Likes Received:
    2
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    105
    #3
    Shared plans cheaper.
     
    sudoku34, Sep 3, 2018 IP
  4. dts-net

    dts-net Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    26
    Likes Received:
    2
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    165
    #4
    wordpress is a app that can be ran on SHARED OR VPS OR DEDICATED SERVER it all come down to your r andeqiremnts and budget
     
    dts-net, Sep 3, 2018 IP
  5. mmerlinn

    mmerlinn Notable Member

    Messages:
    1,850
    Likes Received:
    212
    Best Answers:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    240
    #5
    Duh. You spammed. You did not answer the question as BOTH options given by the OP can be SHARED options.
     
    mmerlinn, Sep 3, 2018 IP
  6. unisecureus

    unisecureus Banned

    Messages:
    42
    Likes Received:
    1
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    8
    #6
    Wordpress hosting means : wordpress in order to serve as Network host in its own right.

    Shared hosting means : this services serves pages for multiple websites, each one is having its own Internet domain name.
     
    unisecureus, Sep 6, 2018 IP
  7. HostColor

    HostColor Well-Known Member Premium Member

    Messages:
    416
    Likes Received:
    9
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    135
    #7
    WordPress is a Content Management System (CMS) and by saying "WordPress Hosting" someone either means "a web hosting service for WordPress CMS" or just uses "Wordpress Hosting" as a buzzword. Shared Hosting means Virtual Hosting. It is a service niche in the web hosting industry, where a physical or virtualized server is decided into virtual directories and each directory works as separate hosting account. All account shared the resounds of the underlying server, where the terms "Shared" comes from. I hope that his helps!
     
    HostColor, Sep 25, 2018 IP
  8. JoeSpirit

    JoeSpirit Active Member

    Messages:
    545
    Likes Received:
    73
    Best Answers:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    53
    #8
    Which version of WordPress are you talking about? Is it the dot com version or the dot org version?
     
    JoeSpirit, Sep 25, 2018 IP
  9. XiNiX

    XiNiX Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    194
    Likes Received:
    2
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    110
    #9
    Well, Wordpress Hosting is just a name given to ANY hosting that is having Wordpress Installed.
    Since Wordpress can be installed over Shared / VPS or Dedicated, the only difference you will find is the performace.

    However, some companies have launched Special Shared Plans with dedicated/better resources like RAM/CPU Utlization and rebranded it as "WordPress Hosting". This may also include Management of your wordpress installation, and helping you with the same.

    If you are looking for Best performance and need wordpress isntalled, try WordPress hosting.
     
    XiNiX, Sep 27, 2018 IP
  10. Wiredphase

    Wiredphase Peon

    Messages:
    13
    Likes Received:
    0
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    #10
    They both are shared hosting.
    The only basic difference is Wordpress hosting only supports wordpress theme websites where as Shared hosting supports all websites.
    It also depends on the hosting providers. Some providers may optimize wordpress hosting for the customers, so check all the terms and conditions before selecting one among them.
     
    Wiredphase, Sep 29, 2018 IP
  11. MilesWeb

    MilesWeb Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    764
    Likes Received:
    15
    Best Answers:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    113
    #11
    WordPress hosting is specially developed for WordPress users. It caters you with the control panel that allows users to manage several customizable WordPress themes and plugins and it also allows anyone to add content and manage website's appearance and function relatively easily, though you don't have any experience of website design and development.

    Shared hosting doesn't cater you with such features. In shared hosting your website is hosted on a server where even other websites are hosted. The resources on shared server get divided among the websites. It means if there is high traffic on some website, your site will also experience load and there will be increase in loading time. It is specially preferred by small businesses.
     
    MilesWeb, Oct 10, 2018 IP
  12. 3936296

    3936296 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    269
    Likes Received:
    3
    Best Answers:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    138
    #12
    Different types of hosting
    1. Shared
    2. Reseller
    3. VPS (Virtual Private Server)
    4. Dedicated Server
    5. Cloudbased
    6. Colocation
    7. Self Service
    8. Managed Wordpress

    Wordpress hosting is tailored specifically for hosting websites running on Wordpress.


    Sharedhosting is just a type of hosting where your site "shares" resources with other sites on the same server.
     
    3936296, Oct 10, 2018 IP