How to Host a Site Locally
This is usually done in one of two ways. You can pay for hosting with a service provider or you can host it yourself at your own server — we will look into both methods in this article. Using a service provider is the simplest way of hosting a website. You can pay a small monthly fee and rely on the service provider to take care of all your equipment, infrastructure, and other associated needs. Dynamic sites are mainly application-driven and make use of scripts, databases, and other tools to generate some portions of the site on the fly.
How to Host a Site Using a Hosting Provider
This document will show you how to use Alibaba Cloud Web Hosting in order to set up a new website, complete with a domain name. If you follow the steps here you will have a new website up and running, accessible worldwide using the name of your choice, and hosted on the Alibaba Cloud platform. This document assumes that you already have a working Alibaba Cloud Account and that you know how to access the Alibaba Cloud console. If you don't, then you need to create an account before you go any further.
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