Q: What exactly does web site migration imply and what does it entail?
A: The website migration service that our company is offering is free of cost (within a certain limit). We will migrate your web site(s) to our top–class cloud hosting platform without you needing to do anything. We know from personal experience that switching hosting providers can lead to lost info and unwanted downtime. This is why we’ll accomplish all that for you at no cost!We have highly qualified administrators whose principal responsibility is to make certain that your site performs precisely as it did on your previous web hosting platform. Our administrators are well–versed in transferring custom–built sites, as well as sites that are based on famous web applications such as WordPress and Joomla™.
Q: How long will it take for my website to be moved over to your platform?
A: There are lots of variables to take into consideration – the total amount of files, the physical size of the database, the complexity of the web site itself and the current workload of our web site migration professionals, etc. Nonetheless, we do try to implement all web site migrations in a 48–hour time window. Smaller websites are transferred much faster – usually in less than 24 hours.
Q: What info will I need to provide to your Website Migration Department?
A: We don’t collect any private details. We will need, though, the login info for your current hosting account and the name of the site that you wish to transfer.
Q: The login details for my hosting account are delicate. How can I rely on you?
Q: Will there be any downtime for my website?
A: Your site will work exactly like it did before with your previous web hosting provider. As soon as we are done with the migration, your web site will be configured to work on our hosting platform and we will alert you to preview it. If it is functioning properly, all you will have to do is modify the NS records for your domain. Your website will be transferred to us with no downtime whatsoever.
Q: Will my present hosting provider need to do anything?
A: No. Aside from your login credentials for the Control Panel, we don’t need anything. We’ll never contact your hosting provider. They will not know anything about the migration either.
Q: Which web hosting providers can you transfer web content from?
A: We can migrate your site from any web hosting provider or any Linux–driven hosting platform given that we can acquire access to the Control Panel and there is File Transfer Protocol access available.The only sites that we are unable to migrate are the ones based on closed–source software applications such as Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square and Mr Site.