Web hosting services are used for running web servers and the scope of these services varies to the great extent. The smallest and the most basic service is a hosting of the web page via the Web interface or a File Transfer Protocol. Major types of hosting are Shared Web Hosting, Dedicated Web Hosting, VPS Hosting
, Colocation Hosting
, Reseller Hosting, Managed Cloud Hosting
, and Cloud Hosting
. These are offered by managed service providers on the subscription basis in the form of a package generally referred to as a hosting plan. In addition to these hosting packages, clients can also avail Content Management, Secure Socket Layer encryption (SSL), CDN, and many more services as part of web hosting services.