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The web hosting industry is one of the most crucial in the world, particularly given the increased reliance most of us have on the internet and various online platforms on a day-to-day basis throughout our lives. If you’re one of the increasing number of people who maintain a website for personal or business purposes, then you’ll be only too aware of how important and crucial web hosting is. Many factors go into choosing a web hosting company. Many people don’t worry too much about where the hosting company is actually based, and instead look at the price and the sort of value they believe they are getting based on what they pay.
However, the location of a web hosting company can make a big difference to the performance of a website, which in turn can affect user experience, which then feeds into SEO and other areas. It is not an exaggeration to say your choice of web host can make or break your website or business. This infographic brings displays the top 10 countries around the world in terms of the number of hosting companies, so if you’re in an area with few companies at least you can see where the market is strong and get the best support for your website.