Q: Why should I move my website? What does website migration consist of?
A: The web site migration service offered by TIQHOST is absolutely free of cost and involves moving all your files, databases and emails from your present hosting provider to your brand–new hosting account with us. We’ll also edit all the settings needed for your web sites to be completely operational on our innovative cloud hosting platform.Our techs are fully capable of moving just about any site. With years of practical experience in the industry, they are experts in the specificities of our cloud hosting platform, our Control Panel and all other popular Control Panels. For them, transferring a custom–built web app with plenty of custom libraries is as elementary as transferring a plain WordPress weblog.
Q: How much time will the web site migration procedure take?
A: We strive to implement all web site migrations as fast as possible. Still, we don’t have a set time frame for web site migrations. There are certain variables that you have to take into consideration – the actual size of your website and the workload of our website migration team, etc. We constantly strive to implement each migration in under 48 hours. With smaller web sites, our team usually manages to finish in under 24 hours.
Q: My personal privacy is crucial to me. What info do you require?
A: Yeah. We’ll need the name of the web site that you would like us to migrate. We will also require a means to log into your present web hosting account so that we can get the files pertaining to your site.
Q: My present hosting account has delicate data inside. How can I trust you?
Q: How about downtime? Will my website be offline?
A: Nah. Your website will continue to be accessible online during the transfer. As soon as everything is done on our end, we will notify you so that you can examine it and check for problems. If everything is OK, all you will have to do is modify your domain’s DNS settings.
Q: Will my present web hosting provider need to provide any information/assistance?
A: Nah. We’ll never touch base with your hosting provider about anything at all. They won’t be aware of the website migration either.
Q: Does it make a difference what platform my current provider is using?
A: We support all Linux–driven hosting platforms. Generally, if we can acquire access to your Control Panel, we will be able to transfer your web site.The only platforms that we don’t support are closed–source web site building platforms such as Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square, Mr Site, etc.