Q: What does the website migration service include? Will my website be secure?

A: The website migration service provided by AFC Hosting is totally free of cost and involves moving all your website files, databases and emails from your present provider to your new web hosting account with us. We will also fine–tune all the configuration settings needed for your web sites to be fully functional on our cutting–edge cloud hosting platform.Our technicians are fully capable of moving just about any web site. With years of work experience in this field, they’re well–versed in the specificities of our hosting platform, our Control Panel and all other commonly used Control Panels. For them, moving a custom app with multiple custom libraries is as easy as moving a plain WordPress–based weblog.

Q: What does the website migration service include? Will my website be secure?
Q: How long will the web site migration procedure take?

A: There are a lot of factors to keep in mind – the total amount of web files, the physical size of the database, the complexity of the website itself and the present workload of our web site migration experts, etc. Even so, we do our best to implement all web site migrations within a 48–hour window. Smaller web sites are transferred much faster – usually in under 24 hours.

Q: How long will the web site migration procedure take?
Q: What info will I have to provide to your Website Migration Department?

A: We will need the login details for your current web hosting provider’s Control Panel as well as the website’s name (domain name).

Q: What info will I have to provide to your Website Migration Department?
Q: The login details for my hosting account are delicate. How can I trust you?

A: Our Privacy Policy is an indivisible part of the agreement that we’ll have with you as a client. We are focused on protecting the security of the personal data gathered from the customers. To do this, we use technical safety measures to prevent the loss, the misappropriation, the alteration or the unauthorized leak of the information under our control. The security measures include, but are not limited to: physical, electronic and administrative methods to safeguard and secure the details that we gather on the web. When we request clients to supply financial info (for instance, a credit card number), this info is shielded using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption method.

Q: The login details for my hosting account are delicate. How can I trust you?
Q: Will my web site be offline during the migration?

A: Your web site will work exactly like it did before with your previous hosting provider. Once we have completed the transfer, your website will be configured to work on our hosting platform and we will alert you to preview it. If it is working properly, all you will need to do is change the name server resource records corresponding to your domain name. Your site will be migrated to us with no downtime whatsoever.

Q: Will my web site be offline during the migration?
Q: Will my old hosting provider have to do anything?

A: While we move your web content, your web hosting provider won’t be aware of the migration at all. We will not touch base with them in any way.

Q: Will my old hosting provider have to do anything?
Q: Does it make any difference what platform my current hosting provider is using?

A: Yep. We support all common Linux–based hosting platforms. We don’t support Windows–based hosting platforms, since we do not provide Windows web hosting services ourselves.In addition, we do not support proprietary site creation and management user interfaces like Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square, Mr Site, etc.

Q: Does it make any difference what platform my current hosting provider is using?