Q: Why should I move my site? What does web site migration entail?
A: The web site migration service that we are offering is free (within a certain limit). We’ll move your web site(s) to our first–rate cloud hosting platform without you having to do anything. We know from personal experience that changing web hosting providers can result in lost info and undesired downtime. This is why we will accomplish all that for you at no cost!We’ve got qualified administrators whose principal responsibility is to make certain that your site works exactly as it did on your old hosting platform. Our administrators are experts in migrating custom–built websites, as well as websites that are based upon popular scripts like Joomla™ and WordPress.
Q: Web site migration sounds like a lot of work. Just how long will it take?
A: We try to perform all web site migrations as fast as possible. Nevertheless, we don’t have a set time frame for web site migrations. There are several variables that you need to consider – the very size of your web site and the workload of our web site migration team, etc. We constantly try to carry out each migration in under 48 hours. With smaller–sized web sites, our staff typically manages to finish in under 24 hours.
Q: My personal privacy is crucial to me. What details do you need to have?
A: Yes. We will need to have the name of the web site that you wish us to migrate. We’ll also require a way to log in to your current web hosting account so that we can get the files pertaining to your site.
Q: My old web hosting account has sensitive info inside. How can I rely on you?
Q: How about downtime? Will my web site be unavailable?
A: Your website will continue to work just like it did before with your former hosting provider. As soon as we are done with the migration, your web site will be configured to work on our hosting platform and we will alert you to preview it. If it is functioning correctly, all you will have to do is change the name server resource records corresponding to your domain name. Your site will be transferred over to us without any downtime whatsoever.
Q: Will my present hosting provider find out that I am leaving them?
A: While we move your website content, your hosting provider won’t be aware of the transfer at all. We won’t contact them in any way.
Q: Which hosting platforms do you support?
A: We can migrate your website from any web hosting provider or any Linux–based hosting platform given that we can obtain access to the Control Panel and there is File Transfer Protocol access available.The only web sites that we are unable to migrate are those based on closed–source software apps like Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square and Mr Site.