Webhosting is not so expensive these days as it used to be previously. Lots of free hosting can be found but for a professional looking sites paid hosting is must. In context of Nepal, there are different Nepal targeted sites that provide paid webhosting services. Webhosting providers with server in Nepal are hard to find. Even if you find one it is expensive, after all server has to be maintained at the time of load-shedding as well. Most of these sites has server based in foreign countries. These sites who provide webhosting service, also provide domain registration service. There are also some sites that provides only domain registration service only. Lets have detailed information on these domain and webhosting providers:
Merchantile Communication is first web hosting company of Nepal. It is authorized .NP ccTLD registrar of Nepal. Free. .np domain are available for free for personal and official use . For more information read this post Free. Np domain registration . It provides both windows and Linux hosting. It has Kathmandu and US based server options and provides popular cPanel hosting. The price for webhosting and toplevel domain registration are not provided in its websites. For details regarding price and packages, you have to contact them.
Another domain registration and webhosting service provider in Nepal. It provide .com/.net/
.mobi or any other toplevel domain registration at Rs 700
.This is the cheapest price by any Nepal based sites. It also provides different hosting packages listed below:
Package – @ Nrs1000
50 MB Space
Package – @ Nrs1500
100 MB Space
Package – @ Nrs3000
500 MB Space
It is another oldest webhosting provider in Nepal. It provides both domain registration and webhosting
Services. The cost of toplevel domain is around Rs 1100 per year. It also provides java hosting and virtual private server hosting. There are different hosting package . Among them, festival offer package is as follow
Unlimited Web Space
Host Unlimited Websites
FREE Domain Registration
Unlimited Data Transfer
Unlimited Database / FTP
Hosted in SDD Storage
Install Software in a click
100-day Money Back
For others package visit Nepallink.net
Which one to choose between these domain registration and webhosting providers
1. For, domain registration weblinknepal is providing it at cheap rates.
2. Regarding webhosting for blog, educational and organisational purpose, festival package is the best one as it comes with a free top-level.
3. For high traffic sites , get vps either from nepallink or merchantile communication.
Advantages of these web hosting providers
1. As all have office in Nepal, any customer from nepal can enquiry easily regarding any matter through single call.
2. Easy payment methods like cheque transfer, bank deposits for nepali customers.
Disadvantages of these webhosting providers
1. Relatively expensive than any foreign webhosts.
2. As servers are located in foreign countries, so these providers maynot have total control over servers.