the Desk of: Rick Marrs
As a website owner, you will face many challenges when it comes to
hosting your blog, website, and online business presence.
because you are relying purely on your web hosting company to support
What happens when you get bigger, in terms of receiving lots of
when you launch a product or service and you get a flood of traffic
that will crash your server?
happens is that your website slows down, and your user experience
becomes painful and visitors just leave.
worse, your web hosting company decides to terminate your account
because you’re using too many server resources, or they ask you to pay
for a dedicated server which can cost you $150-$300 extra per month.
afford to lose money due to a minor oversight that would’ve taken just
a few hours of your time.
prevent this from happening, you typically want to host your files on
an external server. However, the problem with this is that those costs
will add up fast and you’ll simply run into the same situation.
So, in other
words, we recommend that you host your images, large video, audio
files, or other files on Amazon S3.
allows you to host very large files and utilize their global reach and
super-fast speeds for a very low cost.
problem with this though is that if you read their technical
documentation, it is very difficult to understand for someone who is
just getting started.
if you don't have hours to spend wading through the text, we've decided
to create a video course that will allow you to understand how to do
all of this in less than a couple of hours.
Soon you will be on your way to hosting your big files and protecting
9 Part Video