Wanna host music? So let's check out how you can do that and also starting from the website to hosting music we will check them out so that right from a basic user to an advanced user everybody can learn on how to host the music.
The first and the foremost thing which is important in hosting not only music but anything is the website, so all you need is to think a simple and powerful musical website name and create the website on that name.
The second most important thing is to go to a domain registrar who basically creates the website or in short you can buy the website from the domain registrar. But make sure that you get a best deal; you can compare and research about the prices online.
Next comes the Music hosting, music hosting will be the key for your website and also the other contents like images, music and videos will be comprising the hosting space, so its better to use the hosting space very wisely as it's a limited resource which you will have to pay for it. The hosting plans range from monthly to yearly which can be then renewed. Also, initially it's recommended if you are getting into the music hosting then its better to at least have a space of 10GB of hosting.
Now, you will be given a website provider name which is called as an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) address so that you can start uploading the music. Now you can choose your ftp name like ftp://yourmusicalwebsitename.com.
For uploading the music it is recommended to use Windows based PC, to start uploading open My Documents folder and on this page of the address bar, if you can't see the address bar then go to View option and click on word. When the menu drops key in the toolbars in the address bar click on it and you can find the address bar at the top.
Now, you just need to enter your ftp server address and click on Go. Once you get an access to the server it will ask for username and password, enter it and then log on. Once the window loads it may be blank or it may have some miscellaneous files already there, but don't worry if there are some files there already. Don't close the window but you can just minimize the same.
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