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Best Hosting Providers?

Discussion in 'HTML, Graphics & Programming' started by DezUk, Mar 23, 2020.

  1. DezUk

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Sep 20, 2003

    Posts: 2,293

    Location: Scotland

    Arite Folks,

    My old mans hosting has come up for renewal and I thought I would ask what everyone else is using right now?

    Looking to host a few simple websites and the odd wordpress install. Ideally UK based and as cheap as possible but reliable.

  2. Biz.Kid09


    Joined: Oct 14, 2009

    Posts: 8,496

    Location: UK

    krystal hosting are very well recommended, I am with TSOHost personally.
  3. DezUk

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Sep 20, 2003

    Posts: 2,293

    Location: Scotland

    Thanks for the recommendation mate. Taking a look at krystal now.
  4. Pho


    Joined: Oct 18, 2002

    Posts: 8,990

    Location: Derbyshire

    When I was looking into it the other year both Krystal and EUKhost were well recommended. I ended up with EUKhost as it worked out slightly cheaper for my use case or something.

    Used to use Vidahost/Tsohost but they went rubbish from what I hear after selling out to GoDaddy. Shame.
  5. no idea what


    Joined: Oct 5, 2009

    Posts: 9,092

    Location: Lincolnshire

    Been with Krystal for several years now, fantastic service.
  6. WoodyUK


    Joined: Dec 29, 2009

    Posts: 6,313


    Couldn't recommend Vida/Tso/Godaddy from what our customers that migrate away from them have to say but never heard a bad word about Krystal, definitely a company that cares about reputation and will look after you though.
  7. Myfz


    Joined: Mar 29, 2020

    Posts: 9

    Hi Dez!

    Dedicated server:
    I use "Kimsufi" it's a subcompany of OVH : https://www.kimsufi.com/en/servers.xml
    I pay like 7€/month for KS-1.

    Simple Hosting :
    I also have some domain name/simple hosting directly with OVH.
    For Web Hosting (php/wordpress) and domain name it will be 40€/year.

    The only thing is, their servers are based in France or Canada.

    So if with you Website have a ".co.uk" and you mainly target people in UK, forgot OVH/Kimsufi.

    If your customers come from "everywhere" and have a .com domain name, why not ? It will didn't change much in term of SEO.

    ps : I'm based in Ireland, and they provide worldwide support. I never had any issues for probably more than 7 years.
  8. Terrier_Jimlad


    Joined: Nov 4, 2006

    Posts: 2,657

    Location: Yorkshire

    StablePoint or Krystal for basic cPanel hosting - dont think you can beat either of them. Avoid TSOHost like the plague