Bandwidth Bandits

Information which can be loaded to or from servers makes use of web bandwidth to push information alongside the community at numerous speeds. Each time you add a file to your ISP, surf the online or use an audio software, you’re utilizing bandwidth. 
Bandwidth is a bunch of wires or fibers connecting servers to a community. Relying on the grade of the wire it determines how a lot information is coming throughout the community the place your web-site is hosted. When somebody makes an attempt to get extra information than may be dealt with by the community, the entire community slows down.
ISP’s can put a limitation on bandwidth at sure occasions throughout peak intervals or cost you a flat payment per 30 days for bandwidth utilization. Should you go over the flat payment, then they cost you further for utilizing further bandwidth. Some ISP’s will shut down the transmissions till site visitors is extra steady on the community.
You possibly can load most information (photographs, sound information, movies and flash scripts and different applications) in your website online. This excludes, in fact, banners and pop ups and particular paperwork and pictures that are speculated to be loaded from a central server. 
Bandwidth bandits hyperlink to pictures and different information on to another server as a substitute of placing them on their native server. There are numerous causes as to why they do that however one purpose is to get as a lot bandwidth as potential to indicate their hyperlinks and pictures. So that they “steal” photographs or audio information every time the location is initialized that means that they steal the bandwidth. 
There’s sure methods you could cease the particular person from stealing your bandwidth allocation. If they’ve an e mail, I’d contact them personally or undergo Community Options and do an IP lookup which gives you info on the particular person and who the location is registered to. You possibly can all the time get in contact with the corporate that hosts their website too.
Bandwidth may be costly and the very last thing that you really want is somebody stealing it.