A lot of people have considered getting into the reseller web hosting business because they heard it was an easy way to make a lot of money. If we’re thinking along these lines ourself, keep reading.Reseller web hosting is easy. With the various control panels available, even those who are practically phobic about technology can run their own reseller web hosting business.
Once the monthly fees from our customers cover the monthly fee we pay our hosting company, everything else is profit. So all we have to do is sit back and watch our bank account expand as the money comes rolling in. After all, we’re working for ourself, not somebody else, so we won’t have anyone on our back.
If that is what we think it is like to run a reseller web hosting business. Anyone who owns their own business will tell us that it is a lot of hard work, and that there is no such thing as fast, easy money. Owning a reseller web hosting business is no exception to this rule.
If someone we know is planning to go into the web hosting reseller business, and seems to think it will be a lot less work than whatever they’re doing now, we might want to hand them this article in addition to that one.
There are a lot of misconceptions about what is involved in running a reseller web hosting business.Our fledgling company will have a much better chance to take wing if we wipe these false notions out of our head.
Graphical user interfaces have been around for a long time, and they have proven their worth for people who are not quite as technologically inclined as our average.
The company offers a Web Host Manager control panel from which a user can handle more than fifty separate tasks for his business and his clients. It also offers a control panel for end users so that they can make some changes on their own accounts without bothering us, which should make our life a little easier.
one of the tasks the WHM letsus do is install Perl modules. Unless we know what they are, why we would want to install them, and what effect they will have, to know that we can do it isn’t particularly helpful.
One problem with GUI interfaces in general is that they can prevent us from doing things that we really do want to do, or make it more difficult than it needs to be. A control panel is simply a tool. It is not a be all and end all.
We find a hosting company from which we can get a reseller web hosting package for about some dollars a month. The package includes some GB of hard disk space, which is not exactly the easiest thing to find, but not impossible .We may decide to resell this space in 25 MB blocks at some dollars per month.