Unlimited Linux Hosting Plans – Not always what they promise

There are some extremely cheap website hosting packages available on the internet. But be careful – you could cost yourself a fortune trying to save a few bucks. These ‘miracle’ offers of shared linux hosting do not always tell you the full story of what you are getting – or rather, not getting – for the rock bottom price. If your website experiences regular technical glitches that drive your customers nuts, or if the site crashes for days, your business could be severely damaged.

At Suncoast Hosting, we stand by our quality servers and years of excellent customer service. If you need web hosting that doesn’t cost the earth and gives you the flexibility you need with reliable technical support, our hosting plans are amongst the best affordable Linux hosting plans available.

We can provide affordable Linux hosting plans to meet the requirements of most website owners needs without being on a server that is overcrowded or stretched past its true capabilities. Contact Suncoast Hosting today for shared linux hosting at affordable prices here in Australia or anywhere around the world!

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Disk Space (MB)

Disk Space

Suncoast Hosting will provide you with the allocated limits mentioned in the column relevant to the plan you are wanting to have setup.

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Monthly Traffic (MB)

Monthly Traffic (MB)

Monthly Traffic (also known as Bandwidth) is the amount of data that you are able to transfer between your website account and the visitors of your website.

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E-mail Support

E-mail Support

Email Support tells you whether you can have your own E-mail addresses associated with your domain names. An example of this would be yourname(at)yourdomain.com.au.

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Daily Backups

Daily Backups

Suncoast Hosting will take daily, weekly and monthly backups of your shared hosting account. It is recommended that you still take your own backups regularly.

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Control Panel

Control Panel

A hosting control panel comes with your shared hosting package. This enables you to easily create and manage your website. This is one of the server sided tools that allows you easy management of your domain and associated services.

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99.9% uptime

If the server your site(s) is stored on is not contactable by at least 1 computer outside of our network we will give you a pro-rated credit covering the period of time it is not available for. We guarantee that our servers will be online! The 99.9% Uptime Guarantee applies to the network.

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Free Virus Protection

Free Virus Protection

If you are worried about viruses getting in to your computer we can deploy a free virus protection software package that will scan all the emails that come through to your computer as they arrive on our servers.

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Free Spam Protection

Free Spam Protection

If you have a lot of spam coming through to your inbox you can use the free spam filtering software that comes with your shared hosting package. This does require you to give it some training so that it can clearly identify what is spam and what is not. If you do not give the software training it may not be as effective as it could be.

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Email Accounts

Email Accounts

Each shared hosting package comes with the ability for you to have an allocated amount of free E-Mail Accounts. More are available at a later date if required. Costs may apply for the extra addresses.

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Webmail

Webmail

If you are away from your computer a lot of the time and frequently use Internet Cafes to check your E-Mail you can login to the free webmail service that comes with your shared hosting package. From here you will be able to send and recieve emails no matter where you are located.

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Autoresponders

Autoresponders

Autoresponders allow you to have people recieve an automated response when they send you an E-Mail. This is particularly handy if you are away on holidays or are getting a high volume of E-Mails and you want to notify people that you have recieved their important message.

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Email forwarding

Email forwarding

Email Forwarding </b> If you have a general account that people will E-Mail you through and you want multiple people in your office to get the E-Mail sent to that account you can opt to forward it to multiple recipients automatically.

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Sub Domains

Sub Domains

A Sub Domain gives you the ability to put a prefix before your domain name. An example of this would be photo.yourdomain.com.

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FTP Accounts

FTP Accounts

FTP (File Transfer Protocol) are supported at Suncoast Hosting. FTP provides a quick and reliable way to both upload or download files both to and from your website.

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MySQL Database

MySQL Database

MySQL is the webs most popular open source database engine, and powers the vast majority of web applications (blogs, forums, shopping carts and more).

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phpMyAdmin

phpMyAdmin

phpMyAdmin is a web based tool that allows you to remotely manage your web application database via your web browser. This is a very popular and useful tool that a lot of developers use to manage and maintain MySQL databases.

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CGI

CGI

CGI is a standard that defines how web server software can delegate the generation of web pages to a stand-alone application or an executable file. A common convention is to have a cgi-bin directory at the base of the directory tree and treat all executable files within it as CGI scripts.

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PHP

PHP

PHP is a general-purpose scripting language originally designed for web development to produce dynamic web pages. This language is what popular Content Management Systems like WordPress and Joomla.

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SSI

SSI (Server Side Includes)

The most frequent use of Server Side Includes is to include the contents of one or more files into a web page on a web server.

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File manager

File manager

A file manager is a program that provides a user interface to work with file systems. The most common operations performed on files or groups of files are: create, open, edit, view, print, play, rename, move, copy, delete, search/find, and modify attributes, properties and permissions.

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E-Mail Manager

E-Mail Manager

Managing E-Mail accounts can be difficult if you do not have the right skills. The VPS packages we offer have a E-Mail Manager integrated in to CPanel so that you can add, edit or delete E-Mail accounts for your domain without needing any technical skills.

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Password Protect Directories

Password Protect Directories

If you want to protect particular folders within one of your websites you can by password protecting them within the CPanel control panel.

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Cron jobs

Cron jobs

Cron is a time-based job scheduler in Unix-like computer operating systems. Cron enables users to schedule jobs (commands or shell scripts) to run periodically at certain times or dates.

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Custom Error Pages

Custom Error Pages

If you want to have custom messages or layouts for visitors to your website you can easily manage and create your own within our hosting control panel. This will mean that they do not see a standard Page Not Found error message that they will not understand.

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Web/FTP Statistics

Web/FTP Statistics

If you want to see who has visited your website the server can generate reports that are easy to understand and read. These statistics can be very helpful when you are wanting to know how your website is performing.

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One Click Script Installs

One Click Script Installs

Using the power of the Fantastico script package, Suncoast Hosting is able to help you install any number of popular third-party scripts that you can install with a single click.

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Choosing a Provider for Linux Hosting

With Suncoast Hosting, you know you will get affordable Linux hosting, plus the support you need, with benefits like:

  • 1Technical Support via Phone during normal business hours
  • 2Create your own backups as well as us taking one each day
  • 3Install popular website applications and build your own website at your own rate
  • 4Reliable Hosting Technology
  • 5World Class Connectivity from each of our servers
  • 6Most Payment Methods & Options in the industry
  • 7Easy to understand support team

Our servers use Linux cpanel hosting. CPanel is one of the most popular hosting control panels available, due to its user-friendly interface. Linux cpanel hosting comes with features like one-click “install software” which allows you or your web developer to easily install different software like Joomla, WordPress or Drupal.

Differences between Windows Hosting Plans & Linux Hosting Plans

You might be wondering which is best: Linux hosting or Windows hosting? The decision of which hosting platform to use hinges on your own needs and preferences. Both Linux and Windows hosting offer viable solutions for your website. Some people believe that Windows servers are more prone to security problems, but the grim truth is that Linux servers are vulnerable to security breaches too (as are all servers). The main thing to do to protect your website from hackers is to choose a reputable, established hosting provider like Suncoast Hosting. With a proven track record of success and the latest in innovative security, Suncoast Hosting is an Australian-based business that has served the needs of website owners more than six years.

If shared Linux hosting in Australia (or anywhere else) is something you are, check out the top-of-the-line hosting provided by Suncoast Hosting. The reliability, functionality and security of your website will make or break you in the world of ecommerce, so don’t trust your website to anything less than the best! Contact Suncoast Hosting today for affordable Linux hosting here in Australia or anywhere around the world.

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