Reviews and expert opinion Hosting.co.uk
Hosting.co.uk is a U.K.-based web hosting company founded in 2012. The firm prides itself on offering reliable hosting solutions powered by one of the most robust data centers across Europe. Its offerings range from shared web hosting, reseller hosting, dedicated servers, and Website tools that include SSL certificates, cloud backups, monitoring tools, easy website builders, among others.
Features and Ease of Use
Hosting.co.uk hosting solutions are equipped with tools and features to help enterprises launch and maintain their online presence. Some of the standard features you can expect from the vendor’s hosting packages are:
- 1-click CMS and script installer
- 99.9% uptime guarantee
- Instant setup
- Free account migration
- 24/7/365 Support
- MySQL databases
- Dedicated IP addresses
- cPanel control panel
Hosting.co.uk uses powerful hosting infrastructures that are safely hosted in a secured data center located in the United Kingdom. The data center is TIER IV+ (the highest tier) compliance and comes with redundant and dual-powered systems for servers, network links, storage, and power cooling providing the most robust, stable hosting services with less prone to failures.
To offer high-quality hosting solutions that are optimized for speed, the vendor uses the latest hosting resources powered by Intel and Dell hardware. Moreover, its VPS servers are equipped with powerful and scalable resources to match their customer’s business needs. Customers get a choice of Linux OS platforms and they also get to customize other server specs including CPU, RAM, and up to 2 IP addresses.
Although Hosting.co.uk does not offer free backup options, it provides users with backup and storage systems for their website data and files. It also offers cloud-based backups powered by the military-grade Acronis backup and recovery management console. All the backup copies are stored in Acronis data centers which are equipped with multiple security systems for the protection of data.
Pricing and Support
Hosting.co.uk offers feature-rich web hosting solutions and at a very affordable price. Moreover, all the hosting solutions come with a special offer of up to 15% off and they are billed monthly. Beyond that, customers who subscribe from a minimum contract of 1 year get up to a 17% discount. Prices are listed in British pounds.
Hosting.co.uk promises fast web hosting with an uptime guarantee of 99.9%. In addition, customers get a full 30 days money-back guarantee.
The vendor’s support system is available via its dedicated telephone numbers, live chat, and ticketing system. All the same, I did not find email support. The technical support staff is available 24/7/365, to ensure that you get the support and help you need at all times.
Hosting.co.uk has a fairly knowledge base.