If you are looking for a web hosting service for the first time, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with a lot of the technical jargon. Two of the terms you probably will encounter frequently are Linux hosting and Windows hosting. You probably already know what Windows is: It’s the operating system created by Microsoft that is used on about half of all computers. But what about Linux? And which hosting option is better?
Despite what all the Linux haters say, choosing Ubuntu is logical and migrating from Windows 7 & to Ubuntu is a breeze. This article summarizes the process and provides solutions to the most common beginner hiccups.