Reseller Web Hosting
Reseller hosting is when you act as a web hosting provider by leasing space on your leased sever to another party. This is done through reseller hosting accounts where you lease a dedicated server, or virtual dedicated server that costs you a set price for the alloted disk space, and then lease shared hosting accounts to other individuals where the combined income from numerous shared hosting accounts add up to more than your expense.
Reseller hosting is a great way to start a web hosting company as it doesn't require extensive knowledge and resources to get started. The web hosting company that you lease your reseller account from usually has all the necessary programs and interfaces necessary to run the whole operation.
Reseller web hosting is also a great way for web developers to earn extra income. In addition to being the source for the creation of a clients web site, you can also provide their web hosting and management for an additional fee.