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💡Piyush Kesarwani
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5 Best Sites for FREE Web hosting

[Not Sponsored Content] For developers, especially beginners and students, web hosting services are quite expensive and have a high budget. Yes, web hosting services charge money to host your websites on to their servers. So, for learning and testing purposes, you don't want to spend a whole bunch of money on web hosting services, right? So what's the solution? Aren't there any free sites where I can host my websites for FREE so that I can showcase my projects on my resume? The answer is YES, there are free sites where you can host your web development projects for FREE.

Before moving further, let's have a brief introduction to Web Hosting. Web Hosting is the service in which storage space on a server is provided for your website. When your website is uploaded on such servers then it can be accessible to the users through the internet. The users need to enter the web address or domain name of your site into the web browser. The computer will then connect to the server and display the web pages to the users.
So, let's get started and know each one of them.

000webhost

This is the free web hosting service, provided by Hostinger [Not Sponsored]. You can easily deploy your static websites, single web-page applications, fully-responsive websites, and many of your incredible web development projects as well. In 000webhost free hosting, you will get a cPanel, a WordPress auto-installer, a website builder tool, etc. The hosting platform supports PHP, MySQL, CSS, JavaScript, etc., and also, there is no need to place unwanted ads by the service provider (i.e., Ad-free hosting).

Netlify

This is another free site for your hosting your websites for FREE. You can deploy any of your websites, whether that be your static websites, ReactJS websites, single-page applications, web apps, or any other projects as well. Netlify is the platform developers love for building highly-performant and dynamic websites, e-commerce stores, and web applications. By uniting an extensive ecosystem of technologies, services, and APIs into one workflow, Netlify unlocks new levels of team productivity, while saving time and money.

Vercel

Another free web hosting service on the list is Vercel. It is the platform for front-end developers, providing the speed and reliability innovators need to create at the moment of inspiration. With Vercel, you can freely host your websites, have a free certificate, and can get the maximum speed for a better User experience on your websites. You can use Vercel to host your websites for FREE as long as you want. Or you can also upgrade to their premium plan to get more web hosting benefits in Vercel.

FireBase

Firebase hosting allows free, fast, and secure web hosting services for your web applications, static websites, and other microservices. Firebase is a set of hosting services for any type of application. It offers NoSQL and real-time hosting of databases, content, social authentication, notifications, or services, such as a real-time communication server. to be more specific, Firebase provides detailed documentation and cross-platform SDKs to help you build and ship FREE apps on Android, iOS, the web, C++, and Unity.

Heroku

Heroku is a container-based cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS). Developers use Heroku to deploy, manage, and scale modern apps. The platform is elegant, flexible, and easy to use, offering developers the simplest path to getting their apps to market. It offers low-cost plans to help you learn and get started on the platform. Heroku Buttons and Buildpacks are free, and many Heroku Add-ons also offer a free plan.


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Boubroulithras

I think you can also buy a server and then never think about paying monthly subscriptions to host your site. Although, you must have a lot of technical knowledge to do this and if you have, I would suggest it to use.

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Gamerseo

Free hosting is not a good choice

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💡Piyush Kesarwani

yes, not always. But it's worth when you are just starting as beginner and no want to spend money on paid hosting plans.

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Andi Ismail

Cool

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💡Piyush Kesarwani

Glad you like it.

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Catalyst

Did someone say 'Web hosting for free'? You can try Catalyst by Zoho, as well.

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