A hosting is one of the main facts which decide the success of your site. But most of the website owners usually spend much time on utilizing websites and build content, they don’t really pay time for choosing their website hosting carefully. Some of them failed in business just because of this tiny reason.
Therefore, in this post, we support some recommendations for you to have the most suitable Magento 2 host for your online store.
- Magento 2 Compatibility
If your website applies Magento 2 platform, it has to support all the system requirements to run smoothly and fluently such as:
- Apache web server 2.2 or 2.4
- PHP 5.5.x or PHP 5.6.x
- PHP extensions: PDO/MySQL, mbstring, mcrypt, mhash, SimpleXML, curl, xsl, ImageMagick 6.3.7 or later, gd, SOAP, intl.
- MySQL 5.6.x
- SSH access
- Hosting performance
The speed of your website hosting is one of the most crucial facts for an e-commerce website like Magento so you must put it to the first concern when choosing a hosting. We suggest that you should choose the provider who can support isolated hosting environments.
- Dedicated support
There are many errors which will appear during your business and you must ask for help from your hosting company. So, you should invest to a Magento hosting provider with excellent technical assistance to solve your problem whenever you need.
- Web security
The security problem is also important. You should choose a server with high level of securing in order to save your site as well as your customers. We advise you to find out a firewall and filter IPs with high-risk countries you don’t intend to sell to and then create a firewall and filter IPs with.
You have to expect to the ability to expand your business so choosing your hosting provider so that it can fit into your requirements in the future. It has no matter if the present server is larger compare with your website.
That’s all you have to concern before deciding a hosting for your Magento website. Hope that this post will help you give a smart decision for your business and get the success. Refer to more tips and tricks for your Magento store in our website if you want.