This host offers budget and enterprise Minecraft hosting, plus other kinds of game hosting, web hosting, Budget and Premium VPS hosting, Discord Bot hosting, and associated services (such as domain registration). Sparked Host also offers Hytale hosting for immersive role-playing games.
To date, Sparked Host has sold more than 20,000 servers, has accumulated over 2,000 active clients, and has answered 20,000+ support tickets. While its website is in English, its WHMCompleteSolution-powered client site supports many more languages.
Features and Ease of Use
Sparked Host offers two shared hosting plans (Starter and Unlimited). These two shared hosting plans provide you with:
- cPanel control panel
- 4 to unlimited addon domains
- 5 GB to unlimited SSD storage
- 20 GB to unmetered monthly bandwidth
- 10 to unlimited email accounts
- Unlimited FTP accounts
- 4 to unlimited MySQL databases
- DDoS protection
- Free SSL
- 24-hour automatic backups
Since this host provides the Softaculous auto-installer, you can easily install popular applications like WordPress, Joomla, and PrestaShop without having to be (or hire) a website designer or developer. For something more specialist, you can get NamelessMC (to host a Minecraft website) or SSH shell access (to control your website hosting).
The use of SATA SSD with RAID-10 ensures performance, reliability, and resilience, and you get SLA-backed 99.99% guaranteed network availability.
Pricing and Support
Sparked Host’s shared hosting plans are cheap. You can pay for them via Paypal and Paymentwall on monthly to annual billing cycles. There is a 24-hour money-back guarantee that refunds you, if you have a valid reason. This guarantee sounds too restrictive to me, and it is too short to accurately assess the services.
24/7 customer support is available via telephone, support ticket, email, or live chat. Although I had to wait a while, I finally got the answers I needed via the live chat channel. I asked if they provide a free trial and I was advised that they don’t. I also wanted to make sure about their 24-hour refund policy, but I didn’t get an answer:
Anyone seeking self-support resources can refer to Sparked Host’s knowledge base, frequently asked questions, or YouTube channel.