An Introduction to Web Hosting
A web hosting service is a type of internet hosting service that allows individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the internet. Hosting websites on the cloud helps you leverage full server capacity with no downside or any upfront investment cost.
By harnessing, and improving on, the latest cloud technology and security systems, Alibaba Cloud web hosting solutions can power your personal website and empower your online business. We provide increased site security and stability with quick deployments while reducing your cost on development and IT maintenance.
Web Hosting eBook
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With 16 products available for free trial and over 20 always-free products, test the power of Alibaba Cloud. Start with the essentials for web hosting.
Alibaba Cloud Web Hosting Solution
Are you a small to medium-sized business? View our recommended solution architectures and learn how we can help solve your business challenges.
Web Hosting For Small & Medium Websites
High peaks and oscillating traffic lead to either under-provisioning or over provisioning of resources on conventional data centers. This solution demonstrates how to create Elastic Compute Service server instances, and how to leverage the power of the ApsaraDB RDS service to move power-hungry database functions away from a primary web server in order to increase performance and reduce maintenance requirements.
Recommended Products for Web Hosting
Products and services that can take your website to the next level.
Deploy Your Website on Alibaba Cloud ECS
I/O-optimized instances with fast memory.
99.999999999% data reliability and the latest Intel CPUs.
Manage all regions from a single global account.
Safeguard your data with free Anti-DDoS Basic service.
Unrivaled performance for China & ICP Support
Start Building & Creating Websites
Migrate Websites from AWS to Alibaba Cloud
Ready to migrate? Speed up web hosting migration and minimize errors with migration tools or work one on one with our engineer team by using our migration service.
Key Products and Services Recommended for Migration
This solution architecture describes how you can migrate a WordPress website hosted on AWS to Alibaba Cloud, and is applicable to most websites and web applications.
- Elastic Compute Service (ECS)
- Alibaba Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN)
- Server Load Balancer (SLB)
- Auto Scaling
- ApsaraDB for RDS
- Object Storage Service (OSS)
Customer Success Stories
"With Alibaba Cloud’s built-in and easy-to-follow ICP application process, it has helped with our user experience a lot. With more and better services provided from Alibaba Cloud, more and more startups can just focus on the product and leverage the latest technologies more easily than ever."
By implementing Alibaba Cloud’s CDN and WAF services and working with Alibaba Cloud’s security professionals, AirAsia identified 90 percent of the traffic as Bots. Now, Alibaba Cloud provides Air Asia with weekly security reports and regular updates.
Tokopedia currently runs 20+ full-stack core applications with close to 1000 VMs and various kinds of managed services in a reliable, scalable, and cost-effective IT infrastructure on Alibaba Cloud. Besides that, Tokopedia is also leveraging the end-to-end big data solutions.
Alibaba Cloud provided us a comprehensive and tailor-made hosting solution for our needs, along with a robust and stable architecture that radically reduced the load speed of our website and supported thousands of concurrent users with minimal response time.
The benefit of working with Alibaba Cloud is that they have one of the most sophisticated hosting solutions for mainland in China which was essential for our customers.