Q: What precisely does web site migration mean and what does it entail?
A: The website migration service that our company is offering is free of cost (within a certain limit). We’ll migrate your web site(s) to our high–performance cloud hosting platform without you having to do anything. We know from personal experience that changing web hosting providers can lead to lost info and unwanted network downtime. For this reason, we will do all that for you at no cost!We have seasoned administrators whose chief assignment is to make sure that your web site works exactly as it did on your old web hosting platform. Our administrators are well–versed in migrating custom–made sites, as well as sites that are based upon famous apps like Joomla™ and WordPress.
Q: Web site migration sounds like a lot of work. Just how long does it take?
A: While we cannot give you an exact time interval, because there are many factors, including the physical size of the web files and databases, the location of the present host’s server, the complexity of your site and the current workload of our Website Migration Department, etc., we will give our best to move your site within 48h, and in some cases – within 24h (if the content is not very large).
Q: My personal privacy is essential for me. What info do you need to have?
A: Yeah. We’ll require the name of the site that you’d like us to migrate. We’ll also need a means to log in to your old hosting account so that we can get the files pertaining to your website.
Q: My present hosting account has delicate info inside. How can I rely on you?
Q: Will there be any outage for my site?
A: Your website will continue to work exactly like it did before with your former hosting provider. Once we are through with the migration, your website will be configured to work on our platform and we’ll ask you to preview it. If it is working properly, all you will need to do is edit the name server records associated with your domain. Your site will be transferred over to us with no downtime.
Q: Will my present web hosting provider have to do anything?
A: Nah. Aside from your login credentials for the Control Panel, we will not require anything. We’ll never touch base with your web hosting provider. They won’t know anything about the transfer either.
Q: Does it make a difference what platform my present hosting provider is using?
A: We can migrate your web site from any web hosting provider or any Linux–based hosting platform on condition that we can get access to the Control Panel and there’s File Transfer Protocol access available.The only websites that we’re unable to migrate are the ones based on closed–source software apps such as Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square and Mr Site.