Now-a-days pretty much everyone and their hipster grandmother is blogging, publishing web articles or sharing some sort of digital content with free online services such as Google, Facebook, Flickr and Youtube. These are all great no cost options for putting content online, but a poor substitution for a feature rich web server.
If you’re looking to setup a website or go beyond the basics, paying a hosting provider is usually the way to go. But there is a cost associated with doing so.
How would you like to escape the monthly service fees of web hosting or gain full control over features, data and privacy? Well, one solution would be to host your own Web Server.
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