WebsiteThe website files are what your visitors and potential customers actually see when going to your site such as products and services you render. The site files are the same as any other file you normally use, like a .jpg photograph, or .mp3 music file. Though, website files are also .php files or .html files, which are PHP scripts or html pages respectively. The web-hosting server knows how to read these files, which explain how the webpage looks or instruct the server to do a series of computations. These computations are things like figuring out what blog article it’s supposed to send back to the viewer, or what forum post .
• Stand/plot of land = (Hosting) • Address = (Domain Name) • House = (Website)
Monthly hosting price depends on the space needed on the server for your website
You need a *Stand/Plot of Land* = Hosting to attach to the *Address* = Domain before you can build your * House* = Website
The web-hosting or server is much like the space that you rent out to have your business in. It’s merely the space itself. It does not include furnishings like shelves for your products, just as the web-hosting account doesn’t include a site for you to sell your products.
Luckily, in the web-hosting world, it’s very easy to furnish the space provided by your host
Without the hosting services, you won’t have a place for your files to reside, so your domain would then become like a disconnected phone number in the phone directory, and your site files would have nowhere to stay.