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Website Hosting: Who Are You In Bed With?

So you’ve just spent lots of money on a new website and are looking to keep costs down. Hosting is not only essential to having a website, but it needs to remain safe, secure and fit for purpose. As such, price is not the only thing to consider. Our series of blogs will help you better understand your website’s hosting by asking three key questions:

  • Who are you in bed with?
  • Have you locked the door?
  • Are you ready for the party?

Who are you in bed with?

Many hosting solutions, the cheap ones in particular will see your website on the same server as hundreds if not thousands of other websites. Many other webmaster and website owners, looking for price-driven hosting solutions, will place their websites on the same server as you, at the same IP address. Maybe all these other websites are ok, maybe they match your values, maybe they won’t get blacklisted for spamming, maybe it will be ok. Maybe it won’t impact the security, reliability and optimisation of your website? Maybe it won’t already be resulting in website error messages and reduced speed.

We know who is on our server, at our address, we work closely with them and they share our values and we are happy to be associated with them.

If you would like us to assess your current hosting or find out about our affordable hosting packages then please contact us using the contact form 

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Look out for our next blog: Have you locked the door


We provide an affordable range of secure hosting solutions, starting from just £15 per month. Our servers are based here in the UK, have bullet proof security and scaleable capacity so we can give resources to sites when they are unexpectedly busy.


Graham Stacey

Graham Stacey

Graham's wide experience across our disciplines of design, ux, development and marketing makes him the perfect bridge between what a client is hoping for and the technical know-how of what is possible, and sometimes impossible. Although we only deal with the impossible on Tuesdays!