Shared Hosting vs VPS

  1. Shared: It’s cheaper 02:04
    • It’s significantly cheaper to share hosting.
    • If you’re a small business owner and you just need a small web presence, shared hosting could be good for you.
  2. Shared: More opportunities for problems  03:05
    • If you have an e-commerce store, or other type of involved website, you should stay away from shared hosting.
    • Shared hosting can result in problems like your email being blacklisted. There are hundreds of people sharing the same servers and if one person does something bad, everyone will suffer.
    • Another problem is that you are sharing resources and that can significantly slow down your website.
    • Not all sharing is created equal. WPEngine has shared hosting, but you don’t have many of the downsides above.
  3. VPS: More resources 06:31

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