May 2014

This week AlbanyWeb has launched a new email hosting service, in addition to our very affordable and fast website hosting.

What is the difference between email and website hosting?

Website hosting provides a place for your website to live and a means for the website to be visible to the outside world.  This will include a domain, and sometimes will include a simple email address on that domain that simply forwards to your 'real' email address (say, if you have an email address using Yahoo or Gmail or any other email provider). 

Email hosting is similar.  Email hosting offers a place for your emails to live, and an easy way for you to view them.  So if you have an email address on your domain, with email hosting, you can keep those emails separate from any other email addresses that you have, and check them separately too (or you can...