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Self Hosting

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by ruworth, Aug 30, 2010.

  1. ruworth

    ruworth BANNED BANNED

    May 17, 2010
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    I was thinking about Self Hosting a website or blog on my home PC, it is already setup for it but i was wondering what the benefits/ drawbacks there are as i have never done this before.

    Your help would be greatfully recieved.
  2. howlinghawk

    howlinghawk Registered Member

    May 18, 2009
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    Your monthly bandwidth will be used up a LOT faster and unless you have a fast internet connection, your pages will be loaded slowly for the visitors. And you will have to do a lot of maintenance
    You can get hosting for $3 a month to save yourself the trouble

    I'd use a self hosted site simply for displaying information or light weight mini-sites rather than blogs or web 2.0 platforms
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