Danish hosting provider cHosting started life in 2011 with the aim of providing solid web hosting services at competitive prices. They provide shared hosting, VPS, DDoS protection, and reseller hosting solutions to businesses of all sizes. This Danish vendor, which is in the list of top twenty hosting companies in Denmark by market share, also has a significant presence in the former Danish colony of Greenland. The cHosting website is available in Danish.
Features and Ease of Use
This vendor provides hosting solutions that help you create and manage your website using customized features. Their hosting services include the following features as standard:
- Free DNS
- DDoS protection
- Dedicated IP address
- cPanel control panel
- One-click installer with 400+ scripts
- SSH access
- PHP Memory
- MySQL databases
- Free SSL certificates
- Advanced troubleshooting and administration
Hosting services are provided from several Tier 3 data centers located in Denmark. All servers operate on the latest version of LiteSpeed Web Server which is up to 40 times faster than other web servers, and you can choose between Windows and Linux operating systems. In November 2018, cHosting announced that they had upgraded from PHP 5.x to the latest PHP 7.2 which is faster, has additional features, and is more secure. Customers are therefore enjoying even faster load times.
Daily data backups of clients’ accounts are kept for 90 days, which is pretty impressive compared with this company’s competitors. What’s more, customers can restore their data directly from the control panel.
Pricing and Support
The web hosting solutions offered by cHosting are competitively priced in euros or Danish kroner, and they offer flexible payment options including monthly or yearly billing. Their refund policy includes a 30-day money-back guarantee as well as partial refunds after the 30th day based on certain set-out criteria. You also get a 99.9% network uptime guarantee with a downtime compensation plan that pays out up to a month’s worth of free hosting.
You can contact cHosting’s 24/7 technical support team via their support email or by opening a ticket. Although they have not provided a support phone number or live chat, their satisfactorily-skilled support staff respond very quickly. For those of you who like to help yourselves, they also provide a knowledge base that contains helpful tutorials, an FAQ section, and video guides.