Hostabulous Web Hosting Review
Hostabulous had been operating since 2001 although they were under the name of fusionX. They changed their name in 2013 but are still offering the same quality of services. As of today, they are offering CloudLinux, Windows, Reseller, and VPS hosting. Their servers are located in US, Canada, and Germany although the company itself has its main office in Canada.
The company offers an "almost 100%" uptime guarantee for their clients. Their servers also are closely monitored 24/7 and with CloudLinux, users are guaranteed sufficient web space and avoid overloading.
All of Hostabulous' plans contain the following features: LiteSpeed webservers, CloudLinux hosting, daily remote backups, cPanel, CloudFlare, Atomicorp Web Application Firewall, ASSP anti-spam engine, various scripts such as Ruby on Rails, Python, SSI, Perl, etc., RVSitebuilder, Softaculous, and the latest PHP ad MySQL databases.
Their cPanel web hosting service is offered in four plans. The Starter Plan has 1 GB RAID10 web space, 1 domain, 10 GB monthly bandwidth, 10 email accounts, and 2 MySQL databases. The Starter+ Plan, has 5 GB web space, 5 domains, 50 GB monthly bandwidth, 50 email accounts, and 10 MySQL databases. Their cheapest, which is the Budget Plan, has 10 GB web space, unlimited domains, 100 GB monthly bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and unlimited MySQL databases. Their Fabulous Plan has 60 GB of web space, unlimited domains, 600 GB of monthly bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and unlimited MySQL databases.
Their Interworx Hosting plan includes unlimited subdomains, free set up, free migration, and a lot more.
For Windows hosting, they also offer four plans. Windows 10 has 10 GB web space, 10 domains, 100 GB monthly bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and 10 MySQL or 10 MSSQL databases. Windows 20 has 20 GB web space, 20 domains, 200 GB of monthly bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and 20 MySQL or 20 MSSQL databases. Windows 40 offers 40 GB web space, unlimited domains, 400 GB of data transfer, unlimited email accounts, and 20 MySQL or 20 MSSQL databases. Lastly, there is Windows 100 which has 100 GB web space, unlimited domains, 1024 GB monthly bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and unlimited MySQL or MSSQL databases.
Their Reseller hosting is also available in four options. Reseller 10 has 10 GB of web space, 100 GB of monthly bandwidth, unlimited accounts, unlimited domains, email accounts, and MySQL accounts. They also allow for overselling. Reseller 20 has 20 GB of web space, 200 GB monthly bandwidth, unlimited accounts, unlimited domains, emails, and MySQL. Reseller 40 has 40 GB web space, 400 GB monthly bandwidth, unlimited accounts, unlimited domains, emails, and MySQL databases. For Reseller 100, you will get 100 GB of web space, 1000 GB of monthly transfer, unlimited accounts, domains, emails, and MySQL databases.
They also offer Business web hosting. You can choose from Small Business, which has 10 GB web space, free and instant setup, free cPanel migration, free domain, and priority support; Medium Business has 30 GB web space; Large Business has 60 GB of web space; and Corporate Plan has 100 GB. All of these plans have unlimited domain, subdomains, unlimited transfer, unlimited email accounts, and unlimited databases.
Hostabulous only offers unmanaged VPS hosting. They offer the 1 GB Plan, which has 1 GB dedicated RAM, 60 GB disk space, 1 CPU core, 2 IP addresses, and 2 TB monthly bandwidth. The 2GB plan contains 2 Gb of dedicated RAM, 120 GB disk space, 2 CPU cores, 4 IP addresses, and 3 TB of monthly bandwidth. 4GB plan has 4 GB of dedicated RAM, 240 disk space, 2 CPU cores, 6 IP addresses, and 4 TB of monthly transfer. All of these plans feature full root access, 100 Mbps of uplink, and web access through client portal.
The prices for the Stand CloudLinux web hosting plans costs $10 annually for the Starter Plan, $25 annually for the Starter+, $4 a month Budget Plan, and $8 a month for the Fabulous Plan.
For Windows hosting, the rates are as follows: $5 a month for Windows10, $10 a month for Windows20, $15 a month for Windows40, and $30 a month for Windows100.
Their Reseller Hosting packages have the following prices: $5 a month for Reseller 10, $7 for Reseller 20, $14 for Reseller 40, and $30 for Reseller 100.
Business Plans range from $15 a month for Small Business, $30 for Medium Business, $50 for Large Business, and $70 for the Corporate Plan.
For VPS Hosting, the prices are $10 a month for 1GB, $20 for 2GB, $40 for 4GB, and $80 for 8GB.
Technical support is available in various platforms. There is knowledgebase, phone, email, and live chat support. Clients have also reported excellent support with short waiting periods. The company itself promises a response within 60 minutes.
Hostabulous offers a wide range of security features including anti-spam and anti-virus engines, daily remote backups, Atomicorp Firewall, and SiteLock security.
Hostabulous definitely offers one of the best web hosting packages in the market with their full features and affordable prices. Aside from that, they also have one of the most reliable and highly efficient technical support system today. For that, I think they deserve a 9 out 10 rating.