Why Do You Need Quality Web Hosting?

If you host something that is not important, quality doesn’t matter either. But if you have something important to show the world, or spend marketing money, you want to make sure your message is delivered in a strong way. You make sure the website conveys your message. You also make sure your hosting is professional. The delivery of your website on a fast network, with good security, means your message is delivered well and the customer experience is flawless.

It’s good for Adwords

Faster landing pages means more conversions. On average, sites lose half their visitors while loading, according to research from Google. Slower landing pages means you lose marketing money. Hosting on dedicated managed resources in Thailand, means you get the best possible results, which means more conversions. This assumes your target market is in Thailand. If your target market is somewhere else, we can migrate your websites to another region instantly.

 

And great for SEO

Many factors attribute to a higher ranking. Speed of the website and SSL are part of this.

Google tries to show the best results, and if a website loads slow, Google will not show it in the search results, or much lower. SSL improves the security of a website and helps your website to rank higher. In July 2018 browsers will start showing warnings if you don’t use SSL on your website.

Using a private IP address may help with a higher ranking as well. Having a dedicated managed server means your website or application automatically receive a private IP address that is not shared with other customers.

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By Rutger | August 11, 2020

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How to Change PHP Version of Your Websites

By Rutger | May 5, 2020

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