Someone asked about this, so here’s a quick one. It’s fine to run your website off your home DSL, as long as you configure your webserver correctly. This is an extension of the “virtual hosting vs. dedicated IP doesn’t matter” idea. As long as Google can load your web pages, it doesn’t really make a different whether the pages load in half a second or 5 seconds.
Myth busting: delays in page loading
Posted November 14, 2006 in Google/SEO