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Web Hosting FAQs

What is Web Hosting?

Web Hosting is a Service which lets your Website go Live. Simply, Web Hosting Service provides you some amount of Resources that are required to run a Website from Expensive Cloud Powered Baremetal Servers. All your Data’s that you wish to have your Visitor see should be Hosted on these Web Hosting Servers. As a Website Admin, You will get Access to Upload file, Configure your Server and Etc., through our State of Art Control Panel. Moreover, a Web Hosting from Cenmax also comes with eMail Hosting. So there would be Absolutely 0 Needs for Purchasing Separate Mailing Solutions.


How reliable is your Web Hosting?

Our Web Hosting offers high reliability. Our Web Hosting automatically distributes three mirrored copies of your data across multiple Drives to ensure safety and protection. The website is hosted on a virtual partition which draws its resources, such as disk space, from an extensive network of underlying physical servers. Moreover, our Servers are Backed up on Jet Backup’s Servers to ensure a Step Higher level of Security. It lets us to offer much better Security on Data and much better Reliability on your Web sites.


Do you offer Free Migration?

We do offer you Free Transfer Service once you Purchase one of our Cheapest Web Hosting Plans. You may consider a Server Transfer is Hard & Complex One. Yes, it’s Hard, Stressful & Complex Job to be done. But, This Reason should not stop you from Transferring from your Previous Web Hosting Provider. We’ve made it simple for you. In other words, Very Simple for you. All you need to do is to Create a Support Ticket or Initiate a Chat with our Supportive Agents and Request Regarding this then you can Sit Back and Relax. That Support Agent will forward your Request to Transfer Executive. The Transfer Executive will transfer all your files including your Uploaded Images, Databases, Emails, Files, FTP Accounts from your Previous Web Hosting Provider to our Web Hosting Servers within few Hours of Request. Once he makes it Done, You will be notified through either Support Ticker or Direct Mail. Once he intimates, You need to change the Nameservers of your Domain. So this service will cause your Domain “Zero Downtime”. Since that no one else (Either your Client or Visitor) may know about your Host Change. This is just a Courtesy Service for our Web Hosting Products. For now, We support only cPanel to cPanel Transfers. We will soon launch support to Plesk, DirectAdmin to cPanel Transfers.

What type of Web Hosting Do I need?

The clear answer is, It depends on what you need Exactly. In case If you are going to Host only a Single Website or Blog, Then our First Plan is more than Enough. If you need to host 3 Websites on your Web Hosting Package, Then Second would be Fine for you. If you have numerous number of Websites to be hosted, Even 200 Sites, 3 rd Plan is crafted for you.

Moreover, Type of Hosting depends on what Platform and Language you’re using. In case if you’re using ASP.NET, You should go with Windows Hosting. If you have made your Web Page with JSP Technology, You should buy Java Hosting. If you haven’t used these two things, Linux would be the Perfect one. Linux is Preferred by top CMS Developers.


Do you offer Dedicated IPs with Web Hosting?

Yes we do offer Dedicated IPs with our Web Hosting Products as An Addon Product. Dedicated IP is actually not Required for Everyone. It’s required if your Softwares is Specially Designed and if it will work only on an Interface which has an Dedicated IP. Anyhow, Before Purchasing Dedicated IP, Consult with your IT Team or Developer. If you don’t have a team and if you’re a Solo Blogger, Please Chat with us. We will be Happy for Assisting you. Dedicated IPs involves Additional Costs.


Can I upgrade Plan after Purchase?

Yes, you can do. Our Network & Platform that is used in our Shared Hosting is Fully Scalable and you can upgrade to Higher Plans whenever you grow. For this, You just need to create a Ticket or Initiate a Chat. Our Supportive Executives will send you an Invoice for upgradation. Once you pay, Your Service will be Automatically Upgraded.


I Have Purchased a Web Hosting, What’s Next?

After you make a Successful Payment, You will receive your Web Hosting Server Details almost Instantly. What you need to do is Login to your Domain Control Panel. Click on Manage Nameservers. (With Some Providers you should Hover your Mouse on Manage Domain and Click Nameservers). Erase all Default Entries and update it with the Nameservers you have Received through the Mail. Click Update. Sit back and Relax for 24 Hours. Your Website will start functioning. Add, Erase or Modify your Contents, Mail IDs and etc., If you have any issues with this Process, Let’s know about it. We will be happy for Helping you out.


What’s the Difference between VPS & Shared Hosting?

VPS has many other features to list that Shared Hosting Doesn’t have. I’m listing a few of them. VPS Has Root Access. In some other words, You have the Ability to choose the Software or Framework or Languages that you want. VPS Provides Good Networking Speed. This is the reason that most of the Game Providers & Top Websites (Including FlipKart) have chosen VPS. You will have whole Control. Even Hosts will not have Access to it.
But there’s more, There are few Demerits too. That you should consider before Purchasing it.

VPS needs some Technical Knowledge. (Including but not limited to Linux Commands or Windows Commands). You need this in order to manage your Server in a Most effective Way. In some Circumstances, You will be in need to know these for Performing minimalistic Actions like Reboot.


What’s the Difference between Ordinary Shared Hosting & WordPress Hosting?

WordPress Hosting is a Specialized Hosting that will Pre-Install WordPress Automatically after you make a Payment. WordPress hosting will be provided with Correct Resources that are Required for Running a WordPress without any Issues. But, In WordPress Hosting, Most of the Providers won’t allow you to Access FTP and they will not provide FileManage. Since You cannot upload any files other than that of WordPress. Moreover, There are few Plugins Blacklisted by WordPress Hosting Providers. For Example, WP-Cache is blacklisted with 98% of Providers. Whereas in ordinary Web Hosting you will get all Access & No Plugins will be Blacklisted by our System.


Do I need Web Hosting?

Most often, People think that a Domain is enough to make their Website LIVE. What they fail to think about is Hosting. A Domain is just like your Name. A Name by which others may Recognize it’s you. It’s not complete without you. Right? Just like that, Domain will not serve Peoples without Hosting. It is not worth for Any Purposes without Hosting. Having a Webhosting account is a must in order to Make your Website Live. Technically, By Purchasing a Web Hosting, You get Some Resources on an Expensive Cloud Powered Servers.


Do you need hosting for WordPress?

  1. You need Hosting if you go with WordPress.Org
  2. You don’t need a Hosting Package if you go with WordPress.com

Of Course, The Number of Merits is Higher on Self-Hosted WordPress (WordPress.org). You can Customize it to the Core and the Costs are Absolutely Low in Self Hosted WordPress when compared to WordPress.com.


What is Load Balancing in Web Hosting?

Load Balancing is an Advanced System Introduced by a Premium Solution Provider. It Enables us to Deactivate/Suspend a particular Account If the Contents consume more than 35% of Resources. It Enables us to Provide Services without any Problems to other Clients without Reboot of Server. In Short, It enables us to Provide a Service that’s Reliable to the Core.

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