You’ve probably seen plethora of ads and hard-sell commercials from hosting companies who make the ownership and creation of a website sound easy. But they don’t tell you about the upkeep and regular maintenance involved in keeping your website up to date, backed up and secure. The process of logging in, tweaking, maintaining and updating can be time-consuming and tedious. And it eats away at your precious time. Also, as technology and business strategies evolve, it’s a full-time job to keep up to date with the latest trends and developments.
Blue Elephant’s mission as a hosting provider is to deliver a hassle-free hosting experience for customers. The Blue Elephant engineered hosting platform deliver industry-leading hosting technology on LiteSpeed servers. Yes, speed is important to users! Here’s why:
47% of consumers expect a web page to load in two seconds or less.
40% abandon a site that takes longer than three seconds to load.
A One-second delay reduces conversions by 7%, page views by 11% and customer satisfaction by 16%.
As the facts show, every second really does count, “Amazon calculates that if their pages were just one second slower, it would incur a loss of $1.6 billion in yearly sales.”
Below are 10 reasons to choose Blue Elephant as your preferred hosting platform is for you:
Blue Elephant’s Cloud hosting LiteSpeed servers offer SSD storage that’s up to 20 times faster than traditional HDD hard drives.With such state-of-the-art LiteSpeed web-server and caching technologies, Blue Elephant delivers exceptional speeds for clients’ websites.
Explained another way, our server performance up to nine times faster than Apache servers, which are offered by most of the competition. So, we are way ahead of the pack. The greatest thing about Litespeed server technology is it can handle way more traffic than Apache. Another important factor that it can handle DDOS attacks more effectively.
Free 256-bit SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate, is included with all our hosted website care– plans.
It secures your site for safe browsing and gives you SEO brownie points! Google is cracking down on unsecured sites by marking them as “NOT SECURE”. When this happens, it reduces customer confidence because the information they are trying to access is deemed unsafe. The consequences can seriously reduce your web traffic and online lead generation.
Blue Elephant can move your site for you for free, with zero downtime involved.
Costs may apply to transfers comprising databases greater than 5GB of data.
Site Files – Databases – Domain records – Email* – cPanel Settings
*=Non cPanel transfers that need a manual transfer of email.
We make regular weekly backups of all your websites hosted with us. We can restore your files and folders at any point.
Note: If you need daily backups, we can easily arrange a 24-hour frequency in the maintenance care-plan.
Unlimited Web-Mail email address accounts. Set up as many as you need. Access your online email solution via cPanel. The service can be configured for IMAP, POP and SMTP with up to 50MB as the maximum attachment size.
Note: Mailbox size unlimited as long as it’s within your storage plan limit!
The power supplied to Blue Elephant data– centers is 100% renewable/clean energy. All websites hosted on our platform are therefore “carbon-reducing”. By choosing a platform that is eco-friendly, you’re helping to make a sustainable difference
Doesn’t that feel good?
The Blue Elephant maintenance care-plan is included in all Blue Elephant hosting packages. This leaves you free to focus on your own personal agenda and/or your business whilst I handle your site’s maintenance needs and keep it optimized. So, you gain peace of mind knowing all your software and security are up to date.
Optimised Blue Elephant SSD LiteSpeed servers for WordPress combine with thoroughly tested web applications to deliver lightning speeds that are faster than most standard hosts.
At Blue Elephant support is our number one priority. We constantly monitor WordPress for bugs, hacks, vulnerabilities and much more. Our expertise is always at your disposal. Just reach out when our attention is needed.