Starting a Web Hosting Company in Kenya
Buying individual server is more expensive than settling for a reseller one which is what we advise you to do in this article as severs are expensive to run and you need experts to run them. Being a reseller will not cost you much as the up way provider shall do all the work required and guide you to run your business. The business requires cPanel and WHMCS that they shall provide for you. Be careful choosing the reseller company to engage in your venture and this are among the things you should look out for.
1. Control Panel Software
The control Panel is the most essential thing that you ought to be careful about as you choose a reseller package. This is the core of your business as it where you will set up accounts do your planning, bill customers and administrate your business from. Go for a first control panel that saves you money and help you run your business efficiently.
The disk space and bandwidth are essential as they effect the growth of the business.
The domains that you will settle for will determine the number of plans you can sell on one account. Settle for one that can allow you to create domains and sub domains and one that allows for the creation of unlimited emails.
4. Level of Support
Go for a web host that supports you so that you can in turn support your clients. Your support system ought to be an active one.
Your plan is important.
You need to plan well before getting to the reseller business. This includes identifying the market that you want to attract and identifying the market gaps to be able to attract more customers and provide to them what other businesses have failed to provide. You can also decide to partner with another person who you can grow the business together with and meet your goals. It is a business that will take you places if you manage it well and make the right decision on the same.