The India based HostGoi might only have opened their doors in 2018, but they already offer fantastic web hosting products with enticing free services and cutting-edge new technologies.
HostGoi officially started offering web hosting services in 2018. They have used their position as a new web hosting company to make exciting and valuable products and technologies, such as Cloudflare, Lite Speed, etc. an integral part of their offering. They are based in the India with Jaipur, California & London data centers.
Features and Ease of Use
HostGoi offers these features that will be incredibly handy:
- cPanel Hosting Manager
- Wildcard SSL Certificate
- Daily Website Backups
- Free Website Migration
- Free AdWords Credits
Most of their more advanced features are aimed at making their hosting solutions faster and more available. They use a number of popular technologies and software platforms that they call their “Included in Every Plan”, such as:
- SSD Raid 10 secured storage: This type of storage is ultra fast and highly redundant to serve your data to users quickly and to keep it safe.
- Cloudflare with railgun: Cloudflare optimizes your content to load faster as well as protects your server from DDOS attacks.
- One-click WordPress install: You can get WordPress up and running quickly as well as choose a managed WordPress hosting service.
- LiteSpeed web server: This is one of the most popular types of web server software and is supposed to be much faster than Apache.
You might feel a bit out of your depth using HostGoi in the beginning just because it offers some advanced features. However, these software programs are popular because they are relatively easy to use. Between their tutorial articles, help center, and tech support you should be able to have no trouble figuring it out. Being able to work with either cPanel or WordPress is a blessing as it makes managing your solution easy and gives you full control.
Pricing and Support
The pricing plans at HostGoi are pretty straightforward. They offer solutions for shared hosting, reseller hosting as well as VPS hosting, for those with more advanced needs, as well as dedicated server for E-commerce stores. You can choose from a monthly to a tri-yearly billing cycle and there are a few upsells like a dedicated IP, control panels, and ID Protection.
The Shared Hosting pricing structure is almost identical and include:
- Fast SSD storage
- Premium bandwidth
- One or Unlimited websites as per plan
- Varying amounts of Email & MySQL
- Awesome Features: Free SSL, LiteSpeed, SSD Raid 10, and Cloudflare
Reseller hosting plans differ in the amount of allotted bandwidth (between 200-2,000 GB) and the amount of SSD storage (20 – 100 GB). You have access to all Awesome Features with all plans.
Their VPS Hosting is for those with enterprise or large business needs. There are five plans and all come with custom OS, 1 Dedicated IP, and their Awesome Features as well as being non-managed:
- 25 GB SSD: 1 CPU, 2 GB RAM
- 40 GB SSD: 2 CPU, 4 GB RAM
- 60 GB SSD: 2 CPU, 6 GB RAM
- 80 GB SSD: 2 CPU, 8 GB RAM
- 100 GB SSD: 4 CPU, 12 GB RAM
They provide 24×7 hours quick support via Ticket, Email, Phone, Live Chat and Social Media. The knowledge & tutorials are some of the better ones so you can find the help you need yourself.
- Exciting and powerful third-party features
- Valuable free services such as SSL and domain migration
- Reliable uptimes
- SSD storage and Raid 10 redundancy
- Might be hard for beginners to take advantage of all features