We build websites, but did you know we also offer hosting for WordPress websites?
We offer fast, fully-managed web hosting to clients of our website build service. This hosting includes:
As a web design company, hosting is important to us as its where our hard work lives once a project is done.
There are two general types of web hosting available these days – managed and unmanaged hosting. What’s the difference? We’ll break it down below.
Managed hosting is when the web hosting business takes an active role in the actual maintenance of your website. In our case, hosted sites are primarily built using the WordPress platform.
Here are some of the things we do as part of our managed hosting offering:
Managed hosting offers a lot of administrative and security benefits to help minimize any potential losses or downtime in the event of website issues.
As you may have already guessed, unmanaged hosting is when the web hosting provider offers zero administration of your website. Although unmanaged hosting plans can be cheaper, owners of WordPress websites in unmanaged hosting plans are often left with several unpleasant realities:
There are ways that savvy WordPress website administrators can mitigate some of this. But for the majority of businesses and organizations, knowing that a team like Red Ear Media is in place means less time spent on your website and more time spent on your goals.