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Submit Migration Request

Migrating your sites from your old hosting provider to your new Hostwinds Hosting plan is incredibly easy. Our Migration Process can usually take up to 48 hours total, provided there are no technical difficulties encountered. Migrations are reviewed on a case by case basis and we have gone to great lengths to make this as…

Business Hosting Overview

What is Business Hosting?   Business hosting is a web hosting package on a server that’s shared between other users who have purchased a business hosting package. These packages provide an affordable solution for individuals or businesses setting up their online presence. With business hosting, you share the server’s resources (CPU, RAM, Disk Space, etc)…

Shared Hosting Overview

What is Shared Hosting?   Shared hosting is a web hosting package on a server that’s shared between other users who have purchased a shared hosting package. These packages provide an affordable solution for individuals or businesses setting up their online presence. With shared hosting, you share the server’s resources (CPU, RAM, Disk Space, etc)…

Difference between a Domain and a Web Site

Domain name And Web Hosting Explained To simplify: It, is like the lease/title to your home; Web hosting on the other hand, is the space of your house where you place your furniture; Your IP address is the address to which your Domain name points/Web host listens. Instead of street name and area code, set…

Shared and Business Hosting Quick Start Guide

So you’ve purchased hosting and you are wondering what are the first steps are.  This guide will assist you on how to begin your journey by exploring cPanel and how to upload files for your website.  Prior to setting up the host, if you do not already have a domain name registered, you can check…