Q: What precisely does website migration mean and what does it include?
A: The web site migration service that we are offering is free of cost (within a certain limit). We will migrate your web site(s) to our top–of–the–line cloud hosting platform without you needing to do anything. We know from experience that changing hosting providers can lead to lost info and undesired network downtime. For this reason, we’ll accomplish all that for you at no cost!We’ve got competent administrators whose chief task is to make sure that your web site works exactly as it did on your previous web hosting platform. The administrators are well–versed in migrating custom–made sites, as well as sites that are based upon famous apps like WordPress and Joomla™.
Q: Web site migration sounds like lots of work. How long will it take?
A: There are lots of factors to consider – the overall amount of web files, the size of the database, the complexity of the website itself and the current workload of our web site migration experts, etc. Nevertheless, we do our very best to implement all website migrations in a 48–hour window. Smaller sites are migrated faster – usually in less than 24 hours.
Q: Do you need anything from me before you start transferring my web site?
A: We will require the login details for your current web hosting provider’s Control Panel as well as the web site’s name (domain name).
Q: My current web hosting account has sensitive data inside. How can I rely on you?
Q: Will my web site be offline during the transfer?
A: Your site will work exactly like it did before with your former web hosting provider. After we have finished the migration, your site will be configured to work on our web hosting platform and we will alert you to preview it. If everything is working correctly, all you will have to do is edit the NS resource records pertaining to your domain name. Your website will be migrated over to us without any downtime whatsoever.
Q: Will my present hosting provider need to provide any info/help?
A: No. We’ll never get in touch with your hosting provider about anything. They won’t be aware of the web site transfer either.
Q: Which web hosting providers can you transfer website content from?
A: We support all Linux–based web hosting platforms. Basically, if we can obtain access to your Control Panel, we’ll be able to migrate your web site.The only platforms that we don’t support are closed–source web site management platforms such as Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square, Mr Site, etc.