What Is Linux Web Hosting:
Linux Web Hosting is most one of the hosting type.it is one of the cheapest ways of web hosting.Linux web hosting is hosting on Linux operating systems.in this type of hosting server, machines run on the Linux operating system.and if server machine running on windows based operating then this type of server called windows web hosting.Linux operating system is open source and free to use due to this price of Linux based web hosting are high as compared to windows web hosting.
Why Choose Linux Web Hosting:
- Cost-Effective: Linux web hosting is cheap as compared to another web hosting.
- Open source: Linux operating system is free to use due to this server setup cost reduced.
- Handle maximum Real-time: if you are running a website of high real-time users then you must think about Linux platform.
- Secure: in this digital world no server is secure but Linux based hosting are more secure than another Hosting platform.it prevents various attacks by hackers.
Standard Applications supports of Linux & Windows Hosting:
|WordPress or other Web apps||✓||–|
|Dreamweaver or other WYSIWYG apps||✓||–|
|PHP, MySQL, CGI, Python, or Perl||✓||–|
|ASP, ASP.NET, MS SQL||–||✓|
|ASP, ASP.NET and PHP, MySQL||–||✓|
|I have no idea what any of this means||✓||–|
Above table is just standards application support many more apps and software also available on both platforms.Linux supported to various applications like PHP 5.x, PERL 5.x, CGI- BIN, CGI.pm, Joomla, phpBB, PHP Nuke, Curl Java Support, WordPress, Drupal, Moodle, Formmail, Python(MOD PYTHON), Perl (modperl), Ruby on Rails support, .htaccess etc.it comes many hosting providers provide one-click installation facility in Linux platform, with the help of one-click installation user, can save their configuration time.every Linux server comes with MY SQL Database for database management.
What Is Linux Hosting With Cpanel:
Cpanel is control panel of Linux based web hosting which provides graphical user interface and automation configuration tools to manage the server.basically, Cpanel provides three-tier structure helps to provide access roles to the user such as admin, owner, reseller.
Cpanel is designed for VPS[virtual private server] or Dedicated server hosting to supports one-click installation, the configuration of multiple accounts, Hosting & Deleting websites/web applications.shared hosting doesn’t have the facility of Cpanel because in shared hosting all resources sharing common space from the server.
What Is Linux Hosting With Cpanel
How To Access Cpanel Of Linux Web Hosting:
After successfully Installation of website or domain, you can access Cpanel of the particular website using www.yourdomainname.com/cpanel
fill up id and password then u will get access of hosting account.you cannot delete cpanel.if you want to delete that, then you have to delete the whole account of your specific domain from WHM.
Linux Or Windows Hosting For WordPress:
When you are planning to use WordPress as a platform for your upcoming website then you are on right path, because WordPress is most used cms in today’s era.wordpress can be installed any hosting platform.
Application Support: there are standard specifications but many Linux servers have the inbuilt support of WordPress and MySQL.in Linux platform, you can install WordPress easily[one click installation].in the case of windows platform you have to install manually WordPress and MySQL.
Performance: according to my perspective Linux Hosting is better than windows platform.because WordPress developed in PHP applications perform better on Linux platform.
Complexity: windows servers come with better user interface and simple to use but in case of Linux servers many services provider don’t give User Interface to server management.for managing server, you have knowledge of Linux commands.
every technology has advantage and disadvantage to choose according to the need of applications.