We know that web hosting storage of the files and databases that websites are comprised of. Several kinds of hosting solutions exist. Shared hosting, dedicated hosting, cloud hosting... Shared hosting is the most simple and most cost effective hosting solution requiring minimal skills. On a shared plan, several websites are hosted on the very same server computer and they all share its available resources.
This server is maintained by the hosting company, they take care of security, performance and updates or server software. The client only deals with matters that are specific to their website. Shared hosting is recommended for most people with lower budgets and those lacking the specific server related IT skills. Even though shared resources mean slower loading, it is still the best option for many.