Little Oak Hosting is a small hosting company that simply isn’t a match for big brands like Hostinger. The bigger hosting companies simply offer a better price for similar configuration.
U.S. company Little Oak Hosting was launched in 2007. It is based in Torrance, California, and it has a data center in Tempe, Arizona.
Little Oak specializes in Mac Web Hosting and RapidWeaver Web Hosting, which it sells from its English-language website.
Features and Ease of Use
Little Oak’s Mac Web Hosting comes in three flavors (Sapling Cloud, Habitat Cloud – Pro, and Chestnut Cloud – Pro) that differ in terms of storage and bandwidth. The storage ranges from 5 GB to 25 GB whereas the monthly bandwidth ranges from 50 GB up to 1 TB.
All plans come with the following features:
- 100% uptime guarantee
- Unlimited hosted websites
- Free SSL certificate
- Free website builder
- Custom “Account Manager” control panel
- Installatron installer
Little Oak’s own “Account Manager” user-friendly control panel lets you manage all your website’s files and accounts through its simple interface. It includes the Installatron installer, which, while not as Smooth as Softaculous, lets you install a number of applications, including WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, PrestaShop, Magento, and more.
An alternative for those of you who don’t have coding skills is to create your online presence with the free website builder that comes with various website designs and layout templates. Just use the drag-and-drop interface to put everything into place.
Pricing and Support
On average, Little Oak’s U.S. dollar hosting prices are affordable. You can pay by PayPal, credit/debit card, check, or money order, and you get a 30-day money-back guarantee that allows you some time to change your mind.
Although this hosting provider has a limited knowledge base, this is more than made up for by the one-to-one support that can be summoned via telephone, ticket, email, or live chat. My questions were answered very professionally via the live chat channel: