When you use a script-driven application for your website, any data which both you and the site users generate shall be stored inside a database - a collection of information, which is organized in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by using special software called database management system and one of the most well-known ones worldwide is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are built to work with MySQL as it is convenient to use, it performs exceptionally well on a hosting server and it's also universal as it can perform with common web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on several server Operating Systems (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are loads of scripts which use MySQL, including extremely popular ones such as WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting

Setting up or editing a MySQL database will be easy with any of our shared website hosting. That can be done through our feature-rich Hepsia CP through which you can set up or delete a database, create a backup with just one click or employ the effective phpMyAdmin software tool in order to change cells and tables or import a whole database if you are moving a script-driven site from another hosting provider. You can even enable remote access to any database in your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, as a way to ensure the security of your data. If you choose to take advantage of any of the script platforms which we offer with our script installer, you won't have to do anything simply because our system will create a whole new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you experience any difficulties to control your databases, you can check our help articles and educational videos or communicate with our tech support team.