Q: What does the web site migration service consist of? Will my site be secure?
A: The website migration service that our company is offering is free of cost (within a certain limit). We’ll migrate your web site(s) to our high–performance cloud hosting platform without you needing to do anything. We know from personal experience that swapping hosting providers can lead to lost info and unwanted network downtime. That is the reason why we’ll accomplish all that for you for free!We have skillful administrators whose only task is to make sure that your web site works precisely as it did on your previous web hosting platform. Our administrators are experts in migrating custom–made web sites, as well as web sites that are based upon famous web applications like Joomla™ and WordPress.
Q: Website migration sounds like a lot of work. Just how long does it take?
A: We strive to implement all website migrations ASAP. However, we do not have a set time frame for web site migrations. There are certain factors that you need to take into account – the very size of your website and the workload of our website migration team, etc. We constantly strive to implement each migration within 48 hours. With smaller sites, our staff typically manages to finish within 24 hours.
Q: Do you require anything from me before you begin transferring my site?
A: We will require the login details for your old hosting provider’s Control Panel and the site’s name (domain name).
Q: The login details for my hosting account are sensitive. How can I rely on you?
Q: Will there be any downtime for my web site?
A: While we migrate your web site, it will be available both in your web hosting account with us and in your account with your former hosting provider. After the migration is complete, we’ll ensure that everything is functioning correctly and that the integrity of your data is not jeopardized prior to notifying you that the transfer is done. After that, we’ll instruct you how to transfer the domain name over to your web hosting account with us and how to change the DNS records.
Q: Will my present web hosting provider have to do anything?
A: Nope. Apart from your login info for the Control Panel, we won’t require anything. We will never contact your web hosting provider. They won’t know anything about the migration either.
Q: Does it matter what platform my present provider is using?
A: We support all Linux–driven hosting platforms. Generally, if we can acquire access to your Control Panel, we will be able to migrate your site.The only platforms that we do not support are closed–source site creation platforms like Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square, Mr Site, etc.