Dotster vs. Helio Host - Jun 2018

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Dotster (dotster.com) has been added on Jun 01, 2005 and last updated on Feb 21, 2017.
Helio Host (heliohost.org) has been added on Jul 07, 2007 and last updated on May 25, 2017.

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Total Reviews: 37
Average Rating: 2 of 10
Good Reviews: 5
Bad Reviews: 32
Official Responses: 0
2 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
37 user reviews
heliohost.org
Total Reviews: 30
Average Rating: 4 of 10
Good Reviews: 12
Bad Reviews: 18
Official Responses: 1
4 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
30 user reviews
 
8100 NE Parkway, Suite 300
Vancouver, WA 98662
US
Part of Endurance International Group
7018 117th Pl NE
Kirkland, WA 98033
US
Emailinfo@d...ashoat@g...
Phone800-401-5250+1 425 739 9380
RanksAlexa Rating88,815▼-1826 (lower is better)
Domains103,057▼-41 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in US 26,247
Alexa Rating140,305▲47731 (lower is better)
Domains678▲6 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in IN 23,305
Languages en-USen-gb
InfoDotster has established itself among the world largest domain name registrars with more than 3 million domain holdings under management and servicing hundreds of thousands of customers worldwide.

Additionally, the company provides a feature-rich line of value-added services such as web hosting, design, and online security.
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HelioHost is an industry-leading free webhost. With an extensive feature set and three years of experience under our belt, we are looking to change the entire web hosting industry by offering a plan that beats out even paid webhosts.

HelioHost was started and continues to be operated and supported by djbob. Kyougi helps around the forums and is our number two. If you want to contact either, please PM them on our support forums. Note that support is operated exclusively through forum threads [...]
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EstablishedDecember, 1999March, 2005
Site speedAverage, load 2.9 sec. 28% sites are slower
SEO Links count 1,606
Very slow, load 4.3 sec. 12% sites are slower
SEO Links count 257
Socials Info
Social Media
User Shares
dotster.com Icondotster
Started from: February, 2009
  • Tweets: 3,686
  • Followers: 2,268
  • Friends: 1,503
  • Last activity: May 24, 2018
heliohost.org Iconheliohost
Started from: March, 2010
  • Tweets: 1,119
  • Followers: 444
  • Friends: 5
  • Last activity: Jun 05, 2018
dotster.com IconDotster
  • Likes:1
  • Talking peoples about them: 1
  • Last activity: May 24, 2018
heliohost.org IconHelioHost
  • Likes:1,568
  • Talking peoples about them: 6
  • Last activity: May 28, 2018
Dotster
  • Followers:242
  • Entity type: Privately Held
  • Founded: 2000
  • Employee Count: 51-200
  • Industry: Internet
Helio Networks
  • Followers:3
  • Entity type: Non Profit
  • Employee Count: 1
  • Industry: Internet
dotster.com IconDotster
  • Circled accounts:126
  • Last activity: Jan 15, 2018
heliohost.org IconHelioHost
  • Circled accounts:960
  • Last activity: May 01, 2012
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Shared Hosting - 6/1
Plan NameBasic Hosting [Linux]Tommy [Linux]
Price$ 3.75/mo.$ 0.00/mo.
Disk Spaceunlimited1 GB SAS
Data Transferunmeteredunmetered
Hosted domains1unlimited
Free Domain01
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelvDeck, WebsitePanelCPanel
Server LocationUnited StatesUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Plan Features

Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 100
FTP Logins 5
MySQL Databases 10
Free Cloud Storage 1GB
Email Accounts 100
INFO (mouse over)Tommy | HelioHost

Our flagship production server that supports pretty much everything that HelioHost has to offer all on one server. PHP 5.4, PHP 5.5, PHP 5.6, PHP 7.0, and PHP 7.1 and you can choose which version you want to use through cPanel. ASP.net which is compatible all the way up to .NET [...]
Date PlanMar 2018May 2017
Plan NameDeluxe Hosting [Linux]-
Price$ 6.75/mo.
($ 7.99 after first term)
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Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelvDeck, WebsitePanel-
Server LocationUnited States-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Plan Features

Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 250
FTP Logins 25
MySQL Databases 25
Email Accounts 250

Compare plans at http://www.dotster.com/dotster/hosting/
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Plan NameUltra Hosting [Linux]-
Price$ 13.75/mo.-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelvDeck, WebsitePanel-
Server LocationUnited States-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses UNLIMITED
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases UNLIMITED
Free Cloud Storage 1GB
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP5
Perl/Python

POP/SMTP Support Yes
Webmail Yes
Anti-Spam Filter Yes
Email Anti-Virus Yes
Email Forwarding [...]
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Plan NameBasic Hosting [Windows]-
Price$ 4.75/mo.-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains1-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelvDeck-
Server LocationUnited States-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Window Hosting

Build your website today using one of Dotster's ultra-fast hosting plans. Monthly, quarterly, and annual plans are available.

Features
Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 100
FTP Logins 5
MySQL Databases 10

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics [...]
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Plan NameDeluxe Hosting [Windows]-
Price$ 7.75/mo.-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelvDeck-
Server LocationUnited States-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 250
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases 25

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP5
ActivePerl

POP/SMTP Support
Webmail
Anti-Spam Filter
Email Anti-Virus
Email Forwarding
Auto-Responder

$100 Google AdWords Bonus
$100 Bing Ad Credit
Free [...]
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Plan NameUltra Hosting [Windows]-
Price$ 14.75/mo.-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelvDeck-
Server LocationUnited States-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses UNLIMITED
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases 50

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP5
ActivePerl

POP/SMTP Support
Webmail
Anti-Spam Filter
Email Anti-Virus
Email Forwarding
Auto-Responder

$100 Google AdWords Bonus
$100 Bing Ad [...]
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Domains - 1/0
Plan Name.com-
Price$ 9.99/yr.-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)SALE! .me $9.99,
SALE! .mobi $11.99
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Supported Operating Systems
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Linux
List of products
  • Shared Hosting
  • VPS
  • Domains
  • SSL Certificates
  • Web Design
  • Shared Hosting
Support Options
  • Email
  • Phone / Toll-Free
  • Live Chat
  • Available 24/7
  • Email
  • Help Desk
  • Phone / Toll-Free
  • Forum
  • Live Chat
  • Online via Skype, YM, ICQ...
  • Available 24/7
Payment Options
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
  • Skrill (Moneybookers)
Last positive / negative customer reviews
 
will (webhostreview@c...)
on Feb 14, 2012
Dotster good for the price
Registered through 000domains which is part of Dotster. The only thing that makes me nervous about Dotster are all the bad reviews. But I've had no major issues with their service. Customer support has been fine for the few questions I've had and [...]

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on Apr 21, 2017
Dotster wrote off my card money without my consentDotster have withdrawn from me money for service which I didn't order.$17.49. Card **** 0530I renew domain names at the price about $8.59. But not $17.49.I didn't read the letter which [...]
-anonymous- (-no email-)
on Jul 17, 2014
Heliohost is the best
Heliohost is the best host ever seen.They offer Ruby, ASP.NET, and Java on Johnny, which is their experimental server. The uptime of Stevie is a lot much nicer.

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on May 15, 2017
Don't trust HelioHost!
Don't trust HelioHost! They hacked my own website and then violated my privacy!There customer relations are terrible!
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