a. Your ISP may not allow servers such as this.
b. It can strain most owners.
c. Most can't figure out how to get www.mysite.com or such to resolve.
d. Many are incensed over item c when they learn more.
e. Those that keep researching (learning) get over items c and d.
f. They quickly learn that any security issue can result in the machine running the web server being hijacked to send spam, house prono or simply get wiped out.
g. They may not realise that backup is not optional.
a. Web content servers are plentiful.
b. They already learned all the lessons.
I have want to know the pros and cons of hosting a site in a home vs going thru an external site such as GoDaddy.
The in-home site would be mainly for family pics and shared files and such. Nothing fancy, just something to play round with.