Started in 1999, Apollo Hosting, located in the high-tech Austin, Texas, has been growing steadily, and today, the company serves about 30,000 satisfied customers from all over the world. Completely committed to its customers, Apollo Hosting offers products and services that other hosting companies have not even thought about. Powerful web hosting tools are provided to each of its valued customers, and most importantly, customer service is provided, twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, and three hundred and sixty five days a year. The top quality technical support that Apollo Hosting offers is completely local, that is, the company does not believe in outsourcing personnel for this purpose, and therefore, the customer would be able to avail of better and quicker service.
Price and Cost Effectiveness
Apollo Hosting offers two plans for its customers: Window based hosting, and Linux based hosting. In the Windows hosting plan, customers can choose from either Windows Plus, or Windows Pro. While for the former 2000 MB storage and 75 GB transfer is offered, at $ 36.96/-, with the latter 4000 MB storage with 100 GB transfer is the plan, at $ 20.96/-. When opting for the Linux hosting plan, customers can choose from a Value Plan at $ 6.96 per month, or a Business Plan at $13.96 per month, or an E-Commerce Pro Plan at $ 20.96 per month. While the Value Plan offers customers 3000 MB storage and a 100 GB transfer, the Business Plan offers 5000 MB storage and a 150 GB transfer. The E-commerce Plan would give the customer a 10,000 MB storage and a 200 GB transfer.
Advantages and Guarantee
All the shared hosting plans offered by Apollo Hosting can be set up in a matter of a few minutes, and this can be a great advantage for the customer. Toll free support through the telephone, twenty-four hour live chat and support, and an additional thirty-day money back guarantee are some of the special features available. This means that customer support is a given, and the customer can be reasonably sure that his questions and doubts would be handled immediately. Furthermore, the customer could avail of free site design, search engine submission, banner impressions, and free newsletters and he could also make use of the upgrading facility that Apollo Hosting offers, in which he could start off with a small plan and purchase a larger hosting plan as his business grows. Support for PHP, ASP, Perl is a part of the plan. The best part is the ‘Price Freeze Guarantee’, according to which the rates or prices will not change with time, and the customer pays only what he has signed up for at the very outset. When this is combined with the 99.99 % uptime guarantee, the customer gets a great deal indeed.
Recognition and Awards TopHosts has ranked AplloHosting as one among the Top 15 web hosting companies of the world, in 2005. FindMyHost.com has chosen Apollo Hosting as an “Editor's Choice" in E-commerce Hosting for the month of December 2005. The WebHost Magazine and Buyer’s Guide awarded Apollo Hosting the ‘Highest Level of Recommendation’ for 2004, and interestingly enough, Apollo Hosting has been able to maintain its status as ‘Free from any Complaints’, according to the Better Business Bureau Online, from 1999 onwards.
Apollo Hosting has been chosen as one of the ‘100 Most Dynamic Web Hosting Companies’ by Hostpulse, and this fast growing and extremely successful hosting company is not only cost effective but customer friendly as well. Serving the customer well is one of the firm mottos of this company, and one could indeed be completely satisfied with the product and the after service.
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