Due to the fact that script-driven applications collect their info within a database, adding more info to this sort of site will not cause a larger size of the app files, but in a larger size of the database your site employs. If you run a WordPress blog, for instance, the disk space which its database uses will grow every time you add new posts and visitors leave comments beneath them. An increasing database can become an issue if the hosting account you use has limited space and sometimes even plans with unlimited space in general still have limited database space. Once you reach the limit, you shall not be able to add new info. Other potential consequences are that your website may not perform the way it ought to or that it may not appear online at all, which could result in lost potential customers.

MySQL Database Storage in Shared Web Hosting

If you buy a Linux shared web hosting through us, we will never restrict the development of any MySQL-driven site that you host in the account because our plans include unlimited database storage space. Even though huge databases could influence the functionality of a site whatever the type of web hosting, we don't have a limit both for the total space all databases may take and for the total size of a single database. You may run an Internet based store with as many products as you wish or a forum without worrying that you will have to delete old posts or limit the number of registered users which you can have. Our Hepsia hosting Control Panel shall also allow you to import or export databases within your account regardless of their size. If you encounter any issues with the latter, our technical support is available 24/7 to help you.

MySQL Database Storage in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The Linux semi-dedicated hosting which we provide use a custom cloud platform in which the files, databases and e-mails are managed by their own clusters of machines. Put simply, if you use this type of plan, you’ll no longer need to worry about the size of your databases as there's essentially no restriction for the database space - we may keep adding as many HDDs or whole web servers to the cluster as needed. Consequently, any MySQL-based Internet site which you host in the semi-dedicated account can easily develop without any limitations. With the phpMyAdmin instrument, which could be accessed through the Hepsia Internet hosting CP, you'll be able to import or export your databases with a few clicks regardless of how massive they are. If you don't have previous experience with such matters, you could always ask our technical support for assistance.