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Do You Need a Dedicated Server?

I could make this article really, really short and just write this:

No.

A slightly more accurate version would be:

Probably not.

Most web sites will never need a dedicated server. More than most. The vast majority. There are over 300 million web sites out there and far fewer than a million require a dedicated server. So, no, you probably don’t need a dedicated server.

That said, there is a chance that you fall into that small group that does. There are legitimate reasons for getting a dedicated server and they do deserve examination.

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