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Last reviewed Oct 8, 2014
$ 3.68 / Month
All Avahost.net plans include a money-back guarantee
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I would suggest trying out Avahost. This hosting is super easy to use, I found their support team fast, polite and detailed in their responses, ensuring my support tickets were resolved quickly and to my satisfaction. I was impressed with Avahost speed and ease of use is the best quality vs price, super fast response time always good on google, so server part is superb.
Web hosting for small to medium business and personal websites is Avahost.net’s specialty. They’ve been in business since 2001. Their North Carolina data center houses more than 20,000 Web servers.
You can access a knowledge base for self-help, as well as a library of video tutorials. You may also contact tech support any time via email, ticketing, or live chat.
Avahost.net backs its plans with generous guarantees, fail-safes, and useful features.
Shared hosting with many features for small to medium sites.
Manage many separate sites or resell hosting plans as part of your business.
More powerful than shared plans, but without the overhead of a dedicated server.
Individuals, small and medium businesses who need budget Web hosting will find something suitable with Avahost.net. The provider doesn’t offer large scale hosting solutions or enhanced support or management options. They provide simple, low-cost hosting plans with all the tools you need to create and manage a website without too much technical know-how.
Avahost.net specializes in Linux hosting, but Windows is available on cloud plans.
While it is always a good idea to read the fine print, the pricing seems straightforward. Make sure you don’t mistake discounted prices for renewal prices.
No, the company specializes in cloud VPS servers instead.
Yes, you will get a free domain on all plans, but only if you pay for six months or more.
Yes you can. Avahost offers domain registration and transfer services.
Avahost offers a 60-day money back guarantee, no questions asked. The guarantee does not cover domain registrations.
Yes, a number of configurable cloud VPS plans are available.
There is no phone support. Avahost relies on online live chat support, email and ticketing.
English is the primary language, but the site is available in more than a dozen languages, including German, Portuguese, French, Spanish and more.
The Avahost head office is in Houston, Texas, US.
The company’s primary data center is located in North Carolina, but some cloud servers are located in Europe.
All standard scripting and programming languages are supported, including Python, PHP, Perl, CGI and more.
Yes. Four different reseller hosting tiers are available. Each domain has its individual cPanel and WHM, and offers anonymity.
Yes. Affiliates can earn up to 35% on each payment a referred customer makes.
Setup is free, but you will have to transfer the sites on your own. You can expect support when you transfer domains.
Yes. Avahost offers a number of shared plans designed for startups.
Yes you can, but the entry level Starter plan supports only two sites. All other tiers can support an unlimited number of sites, provided you don’t run out of storage and bandwidth.
Yes, site builder software is available on all shared plans designed for newcomers.
There is not much information on security policies. If you have any specific needs, you may need to do some research.
Yes, e-commerce is supported on all web hosting plans. PrestaShop, Magento and OpenCart are available, along with one-click installs of osCommerce, CubeArt and Zencart.
Avahost does not mention Joomla auto transfer support in its online documentation.
There is no dedicated support for WordPress migration, but the process is relatively straightforward and you can find a lot of guides online.
Yes, you can choose to add SSL certificates on all hosting packages.
It depends on your needs. If you have a small site with a lot of images, even the Starter plan could be sufficient, as it offers unlimited storage (if you stick to “fair use” restrictions outlined in Avahost’s terms of service).
Yes. Avahost provides free professional installation and configuration for Magento, PrestaShop and OpenCart.
Avahost relies on cPanel on its shared web hosting plans.
Yes, PayPal is supported, as well as Google Wallet. Visa, American Express, Discover and MasterCard are accepted as well.
Avahost has a 99% uptime guarantee. In case of a bigger outage, the company will refund the customer’s monthly fee.
There is no mention of any special security features. Avahost relies on industry standard security.
No. Content Delivery Network (CDN) services are not available.
Yes, monthly payments on recurring plans are available. All plans can be cancelled at the end of your bill cycle.
Yes, you can get ID protection.
No. The company does not maintain backups of customer websites or email.
You won’t be able to host multiple sites on the entry level shared plan, but other plans should be sufficient, depending on your needs. The top tier shared plan could accommodate multiple sites with relative ease, unless you get a lot of traffic, or need a lot of storage.
All plans offer unlimited email accounts, so you are only limited by the amount of storage available on each package.
Entry level shared plans come with 2GB of pre-established storage, but additional disk space is allocated at no additional charge, provided existing storage was not taken up by emails, or files not used by hosted websites.
Yes, Avahost frequently offers first year discounts of up to 30% for new sign-ups. Additional software and ad credits may be offered as well.
The company offers advertising credits in in Yahoo, Microsoft AdCenter and Miva.com.
Avahost cloud VPS packages could be used for limited video streaming, but for anything serious you will need something better.
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