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A Complete Certified Hosting Review

The concept of the World Wide Web is achieved through efficient and reliable network connections, powerful servers and website hosting companies. Without any one of these elements, the Internet would not exist. There are many website hosting firms that help clients to create and maintain a strong online presence, and Certified Hosting in one of them. Below is a review of this web hosting firm.

Hosting Packages

Certified Hosting offers three hosting plans: Dork, Geek and Nerd. These packages are ideal for different types of individuals.

Dork: This is a simple plan designed for low traffic websites, such as blogs. The dork hosting package comes with unlimited disc space and bandwidth as well as hosting for a single domain. While users may share a single IP address, the service is affordable, hence suitable for startups. If users need more features or a dedicated IP address, they can always upgrade to a more powerful hosting plan.

Geek: This is a hosting plan for sites that are well-established. It comes with all the standard basic features, including; unlimited disc space and bandwidth. In this package, clients can host an unlimited number of domains in the same account. This is a very popular package for business, where the main site and several blogs can be hosted in the same account. Upgrading is also possible.

Nerd: In addition to unlimited bandwidth and storage space, the nerd hosting package also comes with unlimited domains and a dedicated IP address. After signing up for this plan, clients are given one free IP address. They also get a free SSL, which means that the package offers better security. Websites that handle sensitive user information, such as names, addresses and credit card information of customers are best hosted through the nerd hosting plan.

All these packages come with free FTP accounts for easy management of website content. New clients can benefit from the 30-day money back guarantee offered by Certified Hosting if they are not satisfied with the service within one month.

Other Features

Many website hosting firms can guarantee 99.9% server up-time nowadays, and Certified Hosting is no different. This means that Internet users are able to access these websites throughout with little chance of getting an error message, unless their network connection is poor. This is achieved through continuous server monitoring both day and night. Each plan also comes with a free site builder and website templates. On top of that each account comes with an easy to use, user-friendly control panel. Customer support is available 24/7/365. This means that clients can always get assistance from experts whenever they need it. Support is available through a ticketing system (email), phone and live chat. Like all Linux-based hosting plans, clients can use PHP, Perl, Ruby on Rails, Python and CGI among other programming languages. Certified Hosting also offers unlimited MySQL databases. Each account also comes with unlimited email accounts. According to, each client is offered one free domain registration after signing up.

Dedicated Server Hosting

Large organizations requiring a hosting service that is more secure and offers a high level of security can hire a managed dedicated server from Certified Hosting. The service comes with no restrictions and enterprise-grade hardware. The dedicated servers come in three packages; entry-level, mid ranged and pro-series managed servers (the features and resources of these servers increase in that order). Dedicated servers give clients root access to the server. Clients also get automatic security upgrades and regular data backups. Certified Hosting provides clients with the ever-popular cPanel control panel for easy configuration and management of websites.


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