Choosing a Host
is the application that allows you to create content for publishing on the web. However, you can’t publish that content on the web if you don’t have somewhere to upload and store it as well as a way to display it to people when they visit. That’s where a web host comes in.
A web host provides the space for you to store your content and serves it to visitors on the web. Because you have to pay for and maintain a hosting account to use WordPress.org
as your blogging application, you’ll often hear WordPress.org
referred to as self-hosted WordPress,
, which is hosted by WordPress, is referred to as WordPress-hosted.
Web hosting accounts come in a variety of shapes and sizes, so there’s an option ...