It probably sounds like a scam if we say Free Web Hosting Options to Test or Run Blog or Website for free. But, it is not scam, it is real. We will write about top two Free Web Hosting companies as rated by the users. We do not have any kind of affiliation or other relationship with any of these Free Web Hosting companies.
Who provides Free Web Hosting ?
There are many companies who provides Free Web Hosting service. But, we found Helio Host and 0000free has been rated highest by the users in different third party websites. We have signed up for Helio Hosting to test the free web hosting service and we looked for oooofree too. It seemed to us, both has almost similar features and rules and regulations for usage, though oooofree seemed to have more well formed Terms and Conditions for using their Free Web Hosting.
There may be other good Free Web Hosting services as well.
What are the features of these Free Web Hosting Services?
Both of these Free Web Hosting services supports full fledged web hosting service, just like our usual paid Web Hosting.
Both these Free Web Hosting services supports these scripting languages :
Ruby & Ruby on Rails
Python & Django
Supported Database Engines by HelioHost Free Web Hosting (probably ooo0free has the same) :
System & Software provided by HelioHost Free Web Hosting (probably ooo0free has the same) :
FrontPage Server Extensions
What can be installed and what can be expected?
These are really Free Web Hosting services. You only need to sign up for the forums to get the hosting account. You can redirect your own Top Level Domain’s (.com , .net or others) name-servers to these free hosting services.
Obviously, there is cap on the monthly bandwidth usage. But, yes we have cap for our Virtual Private Server or Dedicated Server as well.
You can run literally run any major Blogging platform like WordPress. Kindly do not abuse these Free Web Hosting services. These are very novel approach in our opinion. We will update our readers after we will be running WordPress on any of these Free Web Hosting Service.
You might be interested to read our article on Shared Server as well, they starts at very low price and you can shift your Blog from these Free Web Hosting Services to them at any time.