(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Fasthosts Internet Ltd, (www.fasthosts.co.uk), a leading web hosting provider, today launched a brand new range of premium-quality web hosting packages. Priced from only £4.99/month+VAT, and currently offered with up to 70 per cent discount for the first 3 months, the new packages combine generous or unlimited web space, inclusive .uk domains, web building and monitoring tools, MS Exchange 2010 email and unlimited bandwidth. There is also the ability to host multiple websites in the higher end packages. As the market for hosted solutions continues to grow, the new hosting range is designed to exceed the growing technical demands of businesses and IT professionals.
Fasthosts continues to invest heavily in developing powerful and resilient Business web hosting packages. The new range scales to accommodate a wide range of business needs including ecommerce and multiple websites. The range comprises of: Business Bronze Package (50GB web space), which is priced £3.49/month+VAT for the first 3 months and £4.99/month+VAT thereafter. The Business Silver Package (unlimited web space and hosting for 2 websites) is priced at £3.49/month+VAT for the first 3 months and £6.99/month+VAT thereafter, and is designed to cope well with complex websites. The new flagship Business Gold Package (unlimited web space, professional mailbox and hosting for 3 websites) is priced at £2.99/month+VAT and then £9.99/month+VAT thereafter.
Furthermore, the Business Gold Package delivers Fasthosts’ most powerful shared hosting feature set to date, and is optimised for hosting multiple and ecommerce websites. Users benefit from unlimited FTP accounts and unlimited MYSQL databases – raising performance and allowing multi user access. All hosting packages are available in either Linux or Windows operating systems at no additional cost. For the more advanced user, Linux packages provide over 60 OneClick Installers for applications such as WordPress, Drupal and SugarCRM. OneClick installs deliver greatly simplified and quicker activities such as building a website, database creation, ecommerce and blogging.
As online advertising and Search Engine Optimisation continues to be an important consideration for all sizes of UK business, Fasthosts continues to support these areas. Included within the Business Silver and Business Gold packages, is the TrafficDriver tool for effortless search engine optimisation and automated submission, with guaranteed Google placement. Fasthosts also helps online marketing efforts with £105 of Ad Voucher credits with all its business hosting packages.
In addition, the SiteBuilder eShop, included within the Business Gold Package and available as an upgrade on others, offers the functionality of ecommerce software with the ease of use and convenience of the SiteBuilder tool. eShop features include unlimited product categories, 2-click PayPal integration, multiple currency support and advanced image handling.
Today, Fasthosts also launches a new Personal Package, ideally suited to beginners who require a reliable yet easy to use web hosting solution. Priced from £2.49/month+VAT, the package provides all the tools needed to design and maintain a professional-quality website. The package includes 5GB web space, 10-page SiteBuilder, £50 Google Ad Vouchers, 5 FTP accounts, 50 starter mailboxes and MS Exchange 2010, including the Outlook web app.
Claire Lewis, Marketing Director, Fasthosts Internet Ltd., said, “Our latest range of business hosting packages is designed to support the key stages of business growth, from a start-up to a complex IT operation. The solutions are robust and well equipped to comfortably handle multiple websites, heavy ecommerce, and large customer traffic. With wholly-owned and managed secure UK data centres, 24/7 support and a team of experts, Fasthosts are dedicated to supporting businesses every step of the way”.
As a leading web host, Fasthosts is well placed to deliver a high quality service. Customers receive 24/7 technical support by phone or online. All data is hosted in Fasthosts’ state-of-the-art UK-based data centres. Fasthosts offers a comprehensive range of web solutions including domain name registrations, Exchange email solutions (including mobile email services), shared web hosting, virtual private servers, dedicated servers, online storage and backup, reseller web hosting and feature-rich broadband packages.
Full details of the new web hosting range can be found at http://www.fasthosts.co.uk/web-hosting/