Minecraft became a legend even though the graphic side of the game is "terrible" in comparison with nova days first person shooters or arcade games. The success is based on open world with almost unlimited possibilities. Many players starts playing on their private servers hosted on their home computers. Because the game is quite addictive, your friends demand 24/7 access to the server and you also need to do something else, there is a way to host your Minecraft world at specialised hosting.
It is possible to use common server hosting, but there is the need to custom configuration, testing the environment and it could be quite a time consuming to manage the server in long term.
Because Minecraft is so popular and there is constant demand for new “Minecraft servers” – many hosting companies offer specialised Minecraft hosting. These hosting are highly customized for Minecraft players and admins. These servers are ready to use with new world or cloned worlds from players home server. Their often come with preinstalled services like TeamSpeak or Mumble for comfort communications between players. The offer FTP connection and control panel for the administrator. Backup of the database is in tarrif, usually once per day.
The hosting plans are based on number of players, so you can rent as “big” server, as many is your friends or as many public players would you like to invite to play with you.
The prices are not so high as dedicated servers for business purposes and some of them can be even funded by players trough SMS donate system.
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