Hosting is the physical computer where your website resides. It’s the servers that deliver your files to your site visitors. Basically, you can’t have a website without a host.
In order to use WordPress, you’ll need a Linux hosting account, which is available with most of the popular web hosting companies. For more information, check out our free ebook on How to Find Quality WordPress Hosting.
We recommend Site5 and Siteground because they offer excellent customer service, affordable prices, our products work great on their platforms and in the event of an issue, they are committed to helping our mutual customers.
–Cory Miller, founder, iThemes