Uptime and ReliabilityWebHostingPad guarantees a network uptime of 99.999%. That is pretty bold of them - our own uptime measurements showed one of the worst records of all reviewed web hosts (98.19% wich is very poor).
Hosting Plans and Tech Features
|#||Hosting Type||Plan Name||Storage||Bandwidth||Price/mo||Renewal|
|1||Shared||Power Plan mini||5 GB||100 GB||$3.00||$3.00|
|3||Shared||Power Plan Plus||unlimited||unlimited||$4.99||$7.99|
|4||WordPress Unmanaged||WP Basic||unlimited SSD||unlimited||$2.99||$7.99|
|5||WordPress Unmanaged||WordPress Pro||unlimited SSD||unlimited||$3.99||$9.99|
|6||WordPress Unmanaged||WordPress Premium||unlimited SSD||unlimited||$5.99||$12.99|
Plans, Apps and Features Rating:
Control Panel and SoftwareWebHostingPad.com provides their customers with the industry-leading cPanel. Every aspect of the web hosting account can be managed with this easy-to-learn software. Its orderly arranged, large icons make it convenient to create a new email address, database, manage file backups or see statistics, such as how much storage space is used.
Integrated right into cPanel is Fantastico, a 1-click-installer that helps to deploy more than 50 great web applications like online shops, community systems, forums, blogs or galleries.
cPanel is a most respected choice among hosting experts. It is an excellent control panel.
Support PerformanceWebHostingPad provides 24/7 support through a toll-free telephone number, live chat and by email ticket system. An extensive knowledge base helps clients, who want to help themselves and gives answers about every web hosting related topic one can think of. Additionally, there are video tutorials to help the customer.
Something special about WebHostingPad's customer support is, that every customer gets a free 30-minute consultation with a support expert to help them get their web project up and running. Additionally, they help with first search engine listings and offer their customers to evaluate their web sites.
Pricing, Value and Renewal FeesWebHostingPad.com cheapest hosting plan starts at $1.99 /month (if signed up as a 4-year plan). The plan provides unlimited disk space, unlimited bandwidth and a free domain name. The package includes $200 worth in bonuses, such as free marketing credits for Google, Yahoo and others.
Additionally, the plan offers unlimited email accounts, unlimited databases, unlimited subdomains and the possibility to host an unlimited number of additional domains. To help creating a website, a free sitebuilder is part of the package, as well as Fantastico, wich is a 1-click-installer for more than 50 application like Blogs, Forums, Galleries, Community systems or online shops.
Programers will be happy to hear, that the package supports PHP, Perl, Python, mySQL, SSI, FrontPage Extensions and CGI-BIN. Multimedia features of the hosting plan provide Streaming Audio/Video, Flash, Shockwave and MIDI files. SSH Shell Access and an SSL certificate are not part of the plan, however a higher plan includes that. This higher plan has a higher monthly price, however.
WebHostingPad's hosting plan provides an extraordinary high price value.
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Conclusion: Do we recommend WebHostingPad?
In conclusion it can be said, that WebHostingPad.com achieved their goal of offering the highest price value by outstanding low prices, but a very high level of features and performance.