Q: What does the web site migration service entail? Will my web site be safe?
A: The web site migration service provided by New York Cheap Hosting is entirely free and consists of transferring all your web files, databases and e–mails from your present hosting provider to your brand new hosting account with us. We will also edit all the settings necessary for your sites to be fully functional on our innovative cloud hosting platform.Our techs are fully capable of transferring any sort of web site. With years of experience behind their backs, they are experts in the inner workings of our cloud hosting platform, our Control Panel as well as all other widely used Control Panels. For them, moving a custom–made app with numerous custom libraries is as easy as transferring a simple WordPress–based weblog.
Q: Website migration seems like a lot of work. How long does it take?
A: There are a lot of variables to bear in mind – the total amount of web files, the size of the database, the complexity of the site itself and the present workload of our website migration experts, etc. Nevertheless, we do try to carry out all website migrations in a 48–hour window. Smaller websites are transferred much faster – typically in less than 24 hours.
Q: Do you need anything from me before you begin transferring my web site?
A: We don’t need any sensitive info. We’ll require, however, the login information for your current hosting account along with the name of the web site that you’d like to transfer.
Q: My current hosting account has delicate info inside. How can I rely on you?
Q: Will my site be unavailable during the migration?
A: No. Your website will continue to be accessible online during the transfer. As soon as everything is completed on our end, we will notify you so that you can examine it and check for problems. If everything’s alright, all you will have to do is edit your domain’s DNS resource records.
Q: Will my old hosting provider find out that I’m leaving them?
A: Nah. We will never touch base with your hosting provider about anything at all. They will not be aware of the web site migration either.
Q: Which web hosting platforms do you support?
A: We can migrate your website from any web hosting provider or any Linux–powered web hosting platform given that we can access the Control Panel and there is File Transfer Protocol access available.The only web sites that we can’t transfer are those based on closed–source software apps like Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square and Mr Site.