Review Archives: Shared Hosting

Just Host Web Hosting
June 2, 2012 6:20 pm|Comments (7)

Overview 
Just host which is in the list of top position in web hosting industry has been providing reliable and efficient services to its customers. This web hosting company has got three branches in United States, United Kingdom, and Australia. They provide services almost 100,000 customers across the world. The company was found in 2008, since then the company has risen remarkably. Just host is still trying to make adjustments and necessary improvements to stay on top of the list with other competitors.

Features and Control Panel
The advantage of having two web hosting plans is that, the company is now being able to offer unlimited features to their existing customers. Customers get unlimited web space, hosted domains, monthly transfers, MySQL databases, and e-mail accounts. The basic difference between two hosting plan is that, the premium service offers three domain registrations for free for lifetime, whereas the basic plan offers only one.

In case of control panel, the web hosting company has tried to make it as simple as it can be. The control system helps to manage both files and email accounts with relative ease. Besides, users can easily include new domain accounts and to custom made scripts install within quick time. However, control panel has got Fantastico script which enables webmasters to install web applications. All Just host clients feel safe as the company offers the 99.9% uptime guarantee. This type of guarantee will assure that, the company will credit your any of the hosting account if they fail to produce 99.9% uptime.

Performance and Reliability 
In case of performance and reliability, Just host is providing their best efforts in every sector. With the assurance of 99.9% uptime guarantee, clients can be certain that, their websites will be suffered less than 9 hours throughout the year. If the company fails to do so, they will pay the refund if the customer asks. Besides, Just host also offers the “Anytime” money back assurance to their customers. If any of the customers is not satisfied with the performance, they can easily cancel their hosting accounts and ask for the refund.

Price 
Just host offers two different types of pricing plans for customers. The first package is named as the Just Plan. It has been offered with a price of 3.95$ with no extra credits for setting up. This plan has got additional features like unlimited hosted domains, disc space, bandwidth, SQL databases, and one free domain.

Second pricing package is the Just Plan Premium which comes with a price of 8.95$. It has also got most of the features like Just Plan package. With additional options like three domains for lifetime, the package looks incredibly good for webmasters.

Customer Support
In case of customer support, Just host provides the best in the business. This web hosting company has got an entire section for customer services with any sort of issue related with web hosting. Clients will also get video tutorials, articles and some other features in one location. The company also offers the live support through live chat or phone call by which customer can share their problem any time day or night. Customers can also email customer care to get the definite solution.

Conclusion 
Just Host has got several features to attract customers for web hosting solutions. With several unlimited features, and lower pricing packages; the company’s packages are worthy enough to try.

IX Web Hosting
June 2, 2012 6:15 pm|Comments (4)

Overview
In terms of quality and duration of the service,  IX Web Hosting will be one of the most preferable ones for the website owners. According to estimation, it has found out that, IX Web hosting company has already hosted more than 494,000 domains. Besides, the company has got more than 110,000 clients whose have already hosted more than 480,000 websites with them. This web hosting company owns 1% share of US Stock Market. They have also got a sister company known as the Hostexcellence that offers similar type of hosting packages like IX Web hosting. Since 1999, IX Web hosting has been offering the best possible service to their clients. With their success rate, it can be assumed that, the company didn’t let down any of their customer expectation while providing the support.

Features and Control Panel
IX Web hosting has offered numbers of advantages, and some of them have listed here:

  1. Unlimited Bandwidth.
  2. Unlimited Disk Space.
  3. Unlimited Domains.
  4. Free Website Builder.
  5. Easy One Click installer.
  6. 99.9% Uptime Guarantee.
  7. Dedicated Customer Support.
  8. 30 Day money back guarantee.
  9. 24/7 customer support.
  10. 7 day free trial.
  11. It does offer various types of hosting services such as Shared web hosting, cloud hosting, VPS hosting, SSL certificate, web design service, and website moving service.

IX Web hosting offers full access to the hosting account with an easy control panel system. Everything you will be able to control with great ease. Users will be able to control all settings within the control panel as well as the websites. As a customer, you can easily upload files to your website’s directory, and use the tool for publishing them through the control panel system. With adjust payment settings, creative invoices, helpdesk ticket and billing options changing system, IX Web hosting creates amazing support for new comers.

Performance and Reliability
IX Web hosting offers 99.9% uptime guarantee like other top web hosting providers. But, not of all them can manage to do so even with their own databases. IX Web hosting has got their own data centers; therefore, they can easily operate their client’s databases with less down time. If any of their clients’ servers get bogged down, the hosting company tries to keep the website running, so that their clients do not lose business.

Price
From 1999, IX Web hosting has been providing web hosting services that can make their clients projects successful. With this motto, they have tried to fix a price that can be afforded by the mass clients. Pricing plan is a big issue both for service providers and clients. With great supporting features, IX Web hosting also provides reasonable pricing plans for their existing packages. Their basic web hosting plan starts with $6.95 and the “Unlimited Pro” package has got a price of $12.95. Besides, the company also offers promotional prices where the basic price goes down to $3.95 and unlimited only $7.95 per month.

Customer Support
IX Web hosting company offers 24/7 customer supporting lines, support tickets and support chat system. Toll free lines may irritate clients as they may have to wait for few minutes to get customer service officers. With the supporting tickets, customers will be replied soon after getting respective web hosting complaints. They also offer email based supportive system by which customers will be mailed as reply to their solutions.

Conclusion 
With 11 successful years in web hosting business, IX Web hosting has been modifying their services to make it more acceptable to their existing and potential clients.

Host Monster Web Hosting
June 2, 2012 6:08 pm|Comments (5)

Overview
If you are searching for a powerful and superior support providing web hosting company, then Host Monster should definitely be included in your choice list. With a cost as low as $4.95 a month, you will be served unlimited space, bandwidth, domains, emails and other attractive features by which you can easily create your business or personal website without any hassle. If you are looking for a web hosting service that can provide you the adequate support while running your business websites, Host Monster can easily make it possible for you. Host Monster can also provide you the opportunity so that you can have an affordable but technically good web hosting service.

Features and Control Panel
Host Monster offers one of the most flexible hosting options for their existing and future customers. The company offers the best control panel in the web hosting industry. This CP has the Fantastico script installer. However, there are some additional features like unlimited numbers of domains, free domain name registrations, a hundred My SQL Databases, and Ruby on Rails support. If you are willing to run more than single website, then you can try out this company’s web hosting packages. One of the most crucial and significant features they offer is their uptime guarantee for the customers. With 99.9% uptime guarantee, this feature makes them more than reliable as a web hosting provider.

Performance and Reliability
Host Monster has got numerous positive reviews about their remarkable services. With their proficient and effective services, customers have been benefitted immensely. The company offers quite a number of beneficial features which eventually help the customers in case of presenting their websites in a better manner. However, they also assist customers through making their websites search engine friendly. They have also offered great customer service system. Thousands of customers have already showed their satisfaction with the customer care as the company provides 24/7 customer support. However, the company has been really lucky in case of having long term customers. Even though, it would not be possible if they were not being able to offer the world class performance and reliability.

Price 
Host Monster has offered just one package for their customers. This one package has got every type of feature that would require by the customers. This package has come with a price of 7.95$ per month with the minimum signup time of 3 months. However, there are numbers of beneficial features have been offered for a longer period of time if the customers continues to work with the company’s package. With long term use, the price gets dropped down to only 5.95$ per month. Customer will need to pay the set up of 30$ that comes up with the plan. So, the package offers a package of 300 GB disc space, 300 GB bandwidth, a website building tool and a free domain name.

Customer Service
You will not have to get concerned about the web hosting problems as the company offers the highest caring customer support. Host Monster has been offering superior services since their starting time. In the customer care department, customer will get any sort technical solution or any solution to sort of error while hosting their websites.

Conclusion 
With amazing pricing plans and great features, you can try the packages from this hosting service provider. For new comers, it will be great as they will not have to get concerned about confusing technical aspects while hosting the websites.

FatCow Web Hosting
June 2, 2012 4:55 pm|Comments (1)

Overview:
One of the crucial roles for a web hosting company is to provide you the best possible web administrative tools and the internet connection, so that you can establish your website on your requirements.

FatCow Hosting is one such hosting company established in 1998 that excels in service quality and affordability. Both commercial and non commercial users can avail the services from FatCow Hosting service as their service plan has a wide range of variety. The customers can expect to get a complete control and seamless and flexible user experience in terms of web hosting experience.

Features and Control Panel:
There are tons of interesting features offered by FatCow Hosting service. The servers employed in the FATCOW network ensures that the customers can avail a super fast internet download or upload service since the connection between the servers are basically of multi GB connection speed. And this speed is offered redundantly allowing reliable multi GB data transfer with a maximum speed and bandwidth allowance for the customers without much of a problem. The control panel provided by the hosting service is user friendly and let the users manage their accounts comfortably and efficiently. They support most of the script languages and have a number of in built facilities like Joomla, wordpress for the benefits of the customers.

Performance and Reliability:
FatCow Hosting service has a system for maintaining daily sever backups so that they can make sure that if any data is lost, that can be retrieved at some point. And this backup system is not actually provided by other budget hosting services. And in first place, to prevent data loss, this hosting service arranges a backup generator in case of power failure. And there is also an active monitoring system that continues to work round the clock to make sure that there is no problem with the servers or the infrastructure system. Their 99.824% server uptime shows their performance as a hosting provider and proves them as a highly reliable one.

Price
In FatCow Hosting, you will get an unbelievable package of unlimited space, unlimited bandwidth and unlimited domains and the price for suc an amazing process will cost you only $44 for an annual subscription period.

Customer Support: 
The courteous and polite support team members welcome the customers with any query. The 24/7 toll free telephone availability has made their customer service department quite available. The highest level of politeness and courtesy of this specific department is simply one of a kind and the customers are expected to get an answer within a real short time. The customer service department at FatCow Hosting is famous and loved for their super fast response turnaround and their in-depth knowledge about the solutions to the customers’ problems.

Conclusion:
Anyone looking for a fast, reliable, yet cheap hosting service to host their websites, this is going to be the best choice for them as no other budget service is able to offer such a wide range of benefits to the customers at such an unbelievable price.

Dot5Hosting
June 1, 2012 10:58 pm|Comments (1)

Overview
EIG (Endurance International Group), the owner of a couple of dozens of powerful brands such as IPOWERWEB and Powweb had started another venture named Dot5Hosting sometime in 2002. Since their inception, this unique domain provider has paved their way towards ultimate success by putting together hosting plans that can cater to the needs of people from all ranges.

Features and Control Panel 
Dot5Hosting network provided by this hosting company based on attached storage, which is an enabler of accessing the data of any customer using any machine. All the machines in the network is clustered in a way that each of them work as if they are identical to the others and in case of any of them crashed, the identical machine can take charge of that. Besides, all the machines have their mirror storage system which can provide data back in case of the primary unit fails to serve. The service speed of the servers is about 5.5 GB per second. Dot5Hosting has a NextGen hosting management system named vDeck . This type of control panel is considered to be the state of the art solution for hosting. The breed system technology is the best served in this control panel and it is also well known for its unprecedented performance as a virtual eBusiness manager. The website building, publishing, script installation, email management, shopping cart set up and website marketing- all are at the finger tips of the customers with this amazing vDeck control panel.

Performance and Reliability  
Dot5Hosting works with two data centers. One of the data center is in Boston. Both the data centers have a combined space of 2400 sq. feet. There are about, 800 Servers which has a storace capacity of half a Petabyte. Security is assigned in both the centers for: 24×7. Both A/C and D/C power systems are available for these centers and they run on similar network architecture and with the same type of network equipments. The pooled environment enables any one of the server to access files in a site, when a request comes. This makes the whole website loading process really fast. The servers architecture is efficient and each machine can be customized to the performed services. Therefore the density per box is higher referring to the quicker and more dependable services. And not a single rack serves to a pool. So in case the switch of a rack is devoid of power, the service pool will not be let down.

Price
Over the last decade after they started their business journey, their unparallel service had been able to win a number of recognized awards. A few to name are Hosting Review’s Best Budget Host and Top-10-Web-Hosting’s Best Web Host.  Their service range starts from as low as only 5.99 USD/month.

Customer Support
The best quality service provided by Dot5Hosting for its customers is not expensive at all. And with this affordable hosting facility, the customers are also entitled to the world class support and service offered by the company. Dot5Hosting has made their call centers available for 24×7 for their customers so that the customers can get any sort of technical help whenever they need.

Conclusion
This company is very serious about technical and customer support as they believe that if they do not take good care of the customers, these customers will be taken by someone else in the industry.

HostPapa Web Hosting
April 12, 2012 8:27 pm|Comments (1)

Overview
HostPapa is one of the popular web hosting companies which have offices in Niagara Falls, New York and Toronto. HostPapa has been showing excellent performance since its inception, and it is offering an uninterrupted web service. Therefore, this service is much more desired than any other competitors. Customers can easily count on them in case of their performance and service quality. The company has always valued the customers and all the employees of HostPapa always try helping their customers in every possible way. The company is based upon the motto “Let Papa take care of you” which is reflected on its performances and services. Every customer is treated here like a family member. So, people do not complain about their services as customers always get the privileged services from the company.

Features and Control Panel 
One of the significant features of HostPapa is the convenient control panel features it offers. The control panel features are so easy that even any new webmaster can easily work with it. The customers can easily access all the available web hosting features as well various types of templates through the cPanel. And the good news is that SohoLaunch is still free for the HostPapa customers. This application provides a smooth handling capacity for running a website, and as a result, webmasters do not need to know any advanced tactics for their web design and development.

Performance and Reliability 
Users of HostPapa can rely on the service features all the time. More significantly, most of the available hosting plans are usually backed up by a 99.9% uptime guarantee. HostPapa has already taken all the essential initiatives that may be needed by customers of different levels. All the newest technological features have been implemented by this company in the server side; therefore, customers always have the chance to update their technical structures whenever a new update has been included in the system. HostPapa uses numbers of bandwidth services, and a Cisco network to tighten the security system. The company truly depends on quality servers, and it has got an excellent backup power system. Their data backup facility is one of the best you can get. Besides, they monitor the whole network has 24/7 to make sure all clients are getting top class performance.

Price 
HostPapa offers unlimited disk space and data transfer facilities to their customers. Customers have the facility to host a maximum of 11 domains with just one hosting package. Besides, customers are offered a number of free marketing applications and a single domain for lifetime. Moreover, there are different types of multimedia and e-commerce based applications available with all the hosting packages. You can get all of these special features at pretty reasonable pricing packages. For a three year hosting plan, users will need to pay only $5.95. At such a low price, customers have been offered 3000 GB of bandwidth every month month and 300 GB disk space too. Apart from this special offer, HostPapa also provides an opportunity where customers can get a free Yahoo search marketing worth of $25.

Customer Support 
HostPapa has an excellent customer supportive system. They have such a reliable and friendly customer service, so that customer can ask help for any issue related to their website hosting. Customer support of HostPapa is available 24/7. Customers can contact with the respective officers of customer care through telephone and e-mail. There is also a troubleshooter option where customer can check out for the common questions of web hosting and their answers set by the authority.

Conclusion
HostPapa can be a great option for small and medium businesses. Their hosting service is very much reliable and does not offer any scam offer. So, if you are looking for a reliable web hosting solution that can offer great technical facilities along with awesome customer support, then try out this web hosting provider.

iPage Web Hosting
April 12, 2012 8:16 pm|Comments (5)

Overview
iPage is not just another type of web hosting companies that you might see to pop up every other day. This company is not meant to disappear just like that; rather they are trying to create their own identity to compete with the best in the business. With their amazing supportive team backing up for the professional performance, their success rate is much higher than before. Along witht heir expansive list of hosting service packages, iPage also offers you all types of tools that you may require to build up a website. All of their available features are pretty standard, and it also gives you the opportunity to advertise in most of the popular marketing websites to promote your website easily, and quickly. Most of their current clients are also satisfied with their present performances, and they are also recommending their services to others. Therefore, the  service line of iPage is pretty impressive, and promising than its competitors.

Features and Control Panel 
iPage is no different in case of special features and control panel supporting system than the leading hosting service providers. It offers unlimited bandwidth, disk space, emails to make them enlisted in top charted web hosting companies. The company does not take any set up fee, and you can start working just on the moment, after the activation is done. All of their additional features are offered for free, but their collective value is more than $400. With extensive level of experience and excellent reputation, they are heading towards the top of the list. With their packages, all major search engines to social media websites can be used for marketing purpose. Therefore, their special features help to make your website popular and eventually successful. The control panel offers customized applications, so that when you work with your website relating you will get all the latest available applications. You can manage any type of website management without any additional assistance.

Performance and Reliability
Performance of iPage is thoroughly professional. The up-time is 99.9%; therefore, you will not have to face difficulties after hosting your websites with their available hosting packages. The uptime procedure has been standardized accurately. There are thousands of customers who did not primarily host their websites with this service provider, but transferred their databases without facing any problem. Besides, iPage offers the money back guarantee, so you can ask for your money if you think you are not getting the desired outputs from them.

Price
iPage offers affordable price plans to their potential clients. Their hosting packages are reasonable for any new comer, as they will not have to spend too much credit. However, you can select packages of 12, 24 or even 36 months as it depends on your needs. 12 months’ hosting plan costs about $3.50 per month, 24 months and 36 months package costs about $2.95 per month. So, you can see that all the pricing plans from iPage are really affordable for all types of customers.

Customer Support:
Customer supporting system is one of those shiny features from iPage. All staffs from customer care try to provide excellent and professional services to their existing and future clients. If you have any problem with your website hosting, you will be able to get answer as quickly as it will be possible for them. Besides, you can also contact with them through emails, telephones or chatting system.

Conclusion
With better pricing plans, professional customer support and efficient control panel system; iPage will be a great choice to try for hosting your website.

 

BlueHost Web Hosting
April 12, 2012 6:26 pm|Comments (3)

Overview 
Bluehost web hosting company has started their journey in 1996. Since then, this web hosting company has been performing amazingly. The aim of this company is to establish themselves as one of the popular choices to customers from various levels. Besides, they also like to offer their professional services at the most affordable prices. To accomplish their goal, they have been continuously working with innovative tactics and updating their services every now and then. At the same time, they have been trying hard not to force any additional cost to their valuable customers. This company always tries to secure their customers’ database with all their might. In fact, this company has been a top choice for thousands of web masters from different countries around the globe. Continue reading

HostGator Web Hosting
April 12, 2012 2:57 am|Comments (6)

Overview 
There are not many web hosting services that offer both shared and dedicated as well as reseller web hosting services other than HostGator. All of their hosting packages are affordable and offer a reasonable price plans to their customers. All hosting packages offer substantial disk space and bandwidth speeds. The customer support of HostGator is pretty professional and they offer 24/7 customer service to their clients. HostGator also provides support through email, live chat support and telephones. Besides, they also guarantee a 99.9% uptime. With all these excellent qualities, HostGator is regarded as one of the best web hosting companies around the world and they host nearly over 4 million domains in the cyber space. The company has got young and motivated staffs that always look forward to work with complete professionalism in their specified jobs.

Features and Control Panel
HostGator’s Hatchling and Baby hosting packages are shared packages, and they require Linux operating system to run on. Both of these hosting packages are pretty good compared to packages from other web hosting service providers. However, the number of domains to host in the cheaper HostGator packages is limited, like for HostGator Hatchling, you will get just 1 domain. Therefore, most customers prefer to sign up for the Baby host package as it is more flexible than HostGator Hatchling.

HostGator offers better control panel system. All potential customers can use demos of the control panel to know more about the technical features needed to host with HostGator. Customers do not experience difficult phases to control their web hosting features. The control panel has 52 scripts of different types, and these scripts are not at all difficult to install.

Performance and Reliability 
As a popular web hosting service, HostGator is pretty reliable due to their present performance. All websites that are hosted with HostGator run through dual Xeon servers. This type of server helps to create instant backups; therefore, webmasters do need to be concerned much about their present databases and data backup processes. HostGator offers great support with their latest technical facilities, and the updated data center. And they can offer negligible down time period for all of their hosted websites. All of their data centers have got generators, special cooling systems and other essential equipments to ensure the topmost level of security, and performance. HostGator also uses a special network that basically offers 10 different types of backbone providers for its clients to choose from.

Price
HostGator offers different hosting packages, and they are pretty much affordable. One of the lowest rated hosting package starts from $3.96 in the name of HostGator Hatchling package. This hosting plan also includes unlimited bandwidth and disk space. Other special features such as PHP, CGI, MySQL, Frontpage, and SSI are also offered with this package.

The HostGator Baby package starts with $6.36, and you will get unlimited disk space and bandwidth in it. This special hosting package offers all those features that are available in Hatchling hosting package. In addition to that, customer will get unlimited numbers of domain and sub domain names to host in their space. Besides, this plan also offers unlimited numbers of FTP accounts. One of the most expensive web hosting packages from HostGator is the Business plan that costs about $10.36. This plan offers not only unlimited bandwidth and disk space, but also has a toll free number for customer service and has lots of free and special services for the clients.

Customer Support 
HostGator has got excellent reputation with their customer care system. They offer email, telephone, and live chat support system for their potential clients. Besides, the telephone support is available for 24/7. Therefore, customers from different areas can ask help from the customer care at any time. The entire customer supporting team always tries to sort out all the issues related to website hosting of their clients.

Conclusion
If you are working individually or having a business website, you must look for a reliable and secure web hosting service. HostGator provides the exact features that you look for, and they are available at reasonable prices. The downtime is pretty low, so it is really a good decision to check out their service, at least for once.

VEXXHOST Web Hosting
April 12, 2012 2:53 am|Comments (5)

Overview
Vexxhost.com is one of those professional web hosting providers who believes in quality service. After their business inception in 2006, they have been trying to offer the top notch customer support presented in a very friendly manner, so that customer can rely on them. They know that today’s customers want to get up-to-date with the newest available technological features and this why they always try to use the latest technology to cop-up with the situation. They have been offering quality services to different levels of business websites with great features. Besides, individuals are also getting benefitted through their hosting packages.

Features and Control Panel
With their skill and experience, Vexxhost is considered to be one of the leading hosting service providers in the service industry. They are well known for their superb support system and hardly failing uptime. The network established by them and their amazing infrastructural facilities have pushed their success journey forward as the customers take them as a quality service provider. Their cPanel supports all the available scripting languages and comes up with an extremely friendly interface for the users. Any technical novice can use the cPanel and if anyone is stuck with the cPanel at any time, he can ask for help from the super active customer support system and there are also demo and tutorials for the clients to get used to the services.

Performance and Reliability
They have two different data centers where they own the network and also the equipment, giving them the full control over the network and quality. They are in fact a serious company providing serious services to their clients. The average uptime of the servers is 99.989% and they have been reviewed very positively by the users that already had used their services.

Price
Vexxhost has all sorts of packages and price plans for their customers. From a basic shared hosting plan to a fairly complicated, dedicated service plan, you will find everything in their service spectrum. They also have VPS or Virtual Private Servers. This company allows the customer to start with a basic level hosting package and upgrade it at any time if they think they need to. The affordable service packages at Vexxhost can start from as low as USD 2.49 per month.

Customer Support
Vexxhost’s is a company dedicated to provide a service standard that surpasses all the competitors and is one of a kind in the industry. With their special, 24/7 available service team replying to customer queries round the clock, they intend to be the most liked providers in the industry. SO far the customer have welcomed their effort and appreciated their services open heartedly.

Conclusion
Vexxhost is a reliable company fully aware of what they are doing and where they are heading. They had been working hard to improve their services gradually so that they can perform well above the expectation level of the customers. So, if you are looking for safe bait, Vexxhost should definitely be in your selected list of providers for their excellent service quality and the promise they have made to the customers for the industry best experience.