Namesco vs. Web Faction - Jul 2020

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Namesco (names.co.uk) has been added on Jun 01, 2005 and last updated on Apr 22, 2020. Trusted and verified by WHTOP on 2016.
Web Faction (webfaction.com) has been added on Nov 19, 2006 and last updated on Apr 18, 2020. Trusted and verified by WHTOP on 2016.

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names.co.uk logo

Total Reviews: 10
Average Rating: 2 / 10
Good Reviews: 1
Bad Reviews: 9
Official Responses: 0
2 / 10VISIT WEBSITE

10 user reviews
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Total Reviews: 1
Average Rating: 9 / 10
Good Reviews: 1
Bad Reviews: 0
Official Responses: 0
9 / 10VISIT WEBSITE

1 user reviews
 
Acton House, Perdiswell Park
Worcester wr3 7gd
UK
Part of REGISTER
5TH FLOOR, THE OLD VINYL FACTORY
Hayes UB3 1HA
UK
Part of HEG
Emailsales@n...webmaster@w...
Phone0345 363 3630+44.8458620318
RanksAlexa Rating32,527▼-11,476 (lower is better)
Domains127,321▼-110 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in GB 1,542
Alexa Rating35,158▲10 (lower is better)
Domains48,049▼-122 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in IN 8,434
Languages en-GB en-GB
InfoWith an experience of over 18 years in the hosting field, Namesco has web hosting solutions and services for individuals, businesses or developers. They are proud to have over 650, 000 websites hosted with their company.

Among the products provided by Namesco, we can mention: Shared Hosting; Virtual Private Servers; Dedicated Servers; Reseller Hosting Email Hosting; Website Builder SSL Certificates; Domain Registration;

Shared hosting plans come with a free domain name (you can [...]
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WebFaction is part of the Paragon Internet Group Limited and they have currently joined up with GoDaddy, a massive hosting company on the web. They offer hosting mainly for developers and claim to host more than 200,000 apps at the moment.
They provide customers with shared hosting and cloud servers. Among the features they include in their servers, we can find the following: SSD storage, the latest versions of tools, such as Ruby, PHP, Python or Node.js. Their hosting system is fully [...]
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EstablishedAugust, 1996September, 2003
Site speedFast, load time 1.5 seconds 63% sites are slower
SEO Links count 885
Fast, load time 1.7 seconds 56% sites are slower
SEO Links count 810
Social Media
Social Media

User Shares
names.co.uk Iconnamesco
Started from: August, 2009
  • Tweets: 6,915
  • Followers: 3,525
  • Friends: 1,616
  • Last activity: Jul 8, 2020

webfaction.com Iconwebfaction
Started from: October, 2008
  • Tweets: 2,045
  • Followers: 5,659
  • Friends: 5,586
  • Last activity: Nov 30, 2018

names.co.uk Iconnames.co.uk
  • Likes: 7,030
  • People talking about them: 12
  • Last activity: Sep 29, 2019

webfaction.com IconWebFaction
  • Likes: 1,418
  • People talking about them: 1
  • Last activity: Sep 19, 2019

Namesco Limited
  • Followers: 693
  • Entity type: Privately Held
  • Founded: 1996
  • Employee Count: 51-200
  • Industry: Information Technology & Services

company/webfaction
Namesco Blog
  • Blog Posts: 292
  • Software Wordpress version 5.4.2
  • Blog added on: Feb, 2012
  • Language: en-GB
  • Last written post: Jul 10, 2020

Web Faction Blog
  • Blog Posts: 25
  • Software Wordpress version 5.4.2
  • Blog added on: Feb, 2012
  • Language: en-US
  • Last written post: Jul 8, 2019

Shared Hosting - 3/1
Plan NameStarter [Linux/Windows]Shared 1GB [Linux]
Price£ 4.12/mo. VAT 20% exc$ 10.00/mo.
Disk Space50 GB100 GB SSD
Data Transferunmetered1 TB
Hosted domains1unlimited
Free Domain10
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel[In-house]
Server LocationUnited Kingdom
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Databases 2 x 500MB
Email Accounts 10
I/O (KB/s) 1024
Processor 1vCPU
RAM (MB) 512

VAT: Business EX 20%
Personal INC 20%

All packages include:

FREE domain
Get online immediately with a free domain name. Choose from the most popular extensions including .co.uk, .uk, .online & many [...]
INFO (mouse over)2 days TRIAL !
1GB RAM
3.5Ghz shared CPUs
Extra diskspace +$5/month per 50GB or get another plan on another server and spread your storage over multiple servers
Extra dedicated IP address +$5/month
60-day money back guarantee !
Date PlanApr 2020Apr 2020
Plan NameProfessional [Linux/Windows]-
Price£ 9.16/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space300 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains5-
Free Domain1-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Databases Unlimited x 1GB
Email Accounts 100
I/O (KB/s) 1024
Processor 1vCPU
RAM (MB) 1024
SSH Access
VAT: Business EX 20%
Personal INC 20%

All packages include:

FREE domain
Get online immediately with a free domain name. Choose from the most popular extensions including .co.uk, .uk, .online [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Plan NamePremium [Linux/Windows]-
Price£ 11.91/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain1-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Databases Unlimited x 2GB
Email Accounts Unlimited
I/O (KB/s) 2048
Processor 2vCPU
RAM (MB) 2048
SSH Access

VAT: Business EX 20%
Personal INC 20%

All packages include:

FREE domain
Get online immediately with a free domain name. Choose from the most popular extensions including .co.uk, .uk, [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Dedicated Hosting - 3/0
Plan NameStartup [Linux]-
Priceon request-
Disk Space1000 GB-
Data Transfer10 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel Xeon E3-1270 v6 @ 3.8GHz 4 Cores-
Dedicated IPs1-
Control PanelPlesk-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)16GB DDR4
2 x 1TB Storage
RAID 1
Plesk Web Host Edition
Dual Redundant Network
Internet Connection - 1Gbp/s Port
RapidSSL
1st year FREE

Plesk Control Panel
With access to full reseller controls, you have the flexibility to utilise your server whenever you like. You can control firewalls and [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Plan NameBusiness [Linux]-
Priceon request-
Disk Space4000 GB-
Data Transfer20 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel Xeon Silver 4114 @ 2.2GHz 10 Cores-
Dedicated IPs1-
Control PanelPlesk-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)32GB DDR4
4 x 1TB Storage
RAID 10
Plesk Web Host Edition
Dual Redundant Power
Dual Redundant Network
Internet Connection - 1Gbp/s Port
RapidSSL
1st year FREE

Plesk Control Panel
With access to full reseller controls, you have the flexibility to utilise your server whenever you like. You can [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Plan NameEnterprise [Linux/Windows]-
Priceon request-
Disk Space8000 GB-
Data Transfer30 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUDual Intel Xeon Silver 4114 @ 2.2GHz 20 Cores-
Dedicated IPs1-
Control PanelPlesk-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)64GB DDR4
4 x 2TB Storage
RAID 10
Plesk Web Host Edition
Dual Redundant Power
Dual Redundant Network
Internet Connection - 1Gbp/s Port
RapidSSL
1st year FREE

Plesk Control Panel
With access to full reseller controls, you have the flexibility to utilise your server whenever you like. You can [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Reseller Hosting - 1/0
Plan NameReseller [Linux/Windows]-
Price£ 29.16/yr. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Spaceunlimited-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Databases Unlimited x 100MB

Hosted Accounts - Unlimited

Email Accounts - Unlimited

Limitless Web Hosting

Easy account management

Re-sell hosting & email

Customise pricing & packages

No administration fees

Rebrandable Control Panel

Intelligent SSD hosting

Create a regular income [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Exchange Hosting - 1/0
Plan NameExchange [Windows]-
Price£ 5.49/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space50 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control Panel -
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Webmail with calendar
Antivirus / spam
Unlimited email addresses
Calendar & contact sync

Secure backup
Emails are stored on our secure servers or in the Cloud for Microsoft Exchange users so even if you lose your mobile, you won't lose your emails.

Virus & spam protection
Keep your [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Website Builder - 2/0
Plan NameStarter-
Price£ 5.83/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space5 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain1-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control Panel -
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Web Pages - Up to 5
Professional Templates
Free Domain Name*
Free Email - 5GB
Free SSL Certificate
SEO Tools

Packages also include:

FREE customised email

FREE domain name*

FREE SSL certificate
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Plan NameProfessional-
Price£ 7.49/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space5 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain1-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control Panel -
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Web Pages - Unlimited
Professional Templates
Free Domain Name*
Free Email - 5GB
Free SSL Certificate
SEO Tools
Developer Tools
Edit By Device
Website Personalisation
Website Backups
Multi-language
Scheduling & Bookings
Password Protected Pages
Blog

Packages also include:

FREE [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Emails - 2/0
Plan NameProfessional [Linux]-
Price£ 2.99/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space15 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
Control Panel -
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Webmail with calendar
Antivirus / spam
Unlimited email addresses

Secure backup
Emails are stored on our secure servers or in the Cloud for Microsoft Exchange users so even if you lose your mobile, you won't lose your emails.

Virus & spam protection
Keep your inbox safe from malicious [...]
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Date PlanApr 2020-
Plan NameStarter [Linux]-
Price£ 2.99/mo. VAT 20% exc-
Disk Space5 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
Control Panel -
Server LocationUnited Kingdom-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanApr 2020-
Cloud - 0/5
Plan Name-Cloud 2GB [Linux]
Price-$ 20.00/mo.
Disk Space-15 GB SSD
Data Transfer-1,500 GB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-1 CPU Core
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-
Description-INFO (mouse over)Extra diskspace +$5/month per 50GB or get another plan on another server and spread your storage over multiple servers
Extra dedicated IP address +$5/month
60-day money back guarantee !
Date Plan-Apr 2020
Plan Name-Cloud 4GB [Linux]
Price-$ 30.00/mo.
Disk Space-45 GB SSD
Data Transfer-2 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-2 CPU Cores
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-
Description-Same as previous plans
Date Plan-Apr 2020
Plan Name-Cloud 8GB [Linux]
Price-$ 60.00/mo.
Disk Space-90 GB SSD
Data Transfer-3 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-4 CPU Cores
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-
Description-Same as previous plans
Date Plan-Apr 2020
Plan Name-Cloud 12GB [Linux]
Price-$ 120.00/mo.
Disk Space-180 GB SSD
Data Transfer-4 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-6 CPU Cores
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-
Description-Same as previous plans
Date Plan-Apr 2020
Plan Name-Cloud 24GB [Linux]
Price-$ 240.00/mo.
Disk Space-360 GB SSD
Data Transfer-5 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-8 CPU Cores
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-
Description-Same as previous plans
Date Plan-Apr 2020
Supported Operating Systems
  • Linux/Windows
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Linux
List of products
  • Shared Hosting
  • Dedicated Hosting
  • Reseller Hosting
  • Exchange Hosting
  • Domains
  • SSL Certificates
  • Website Builder
  • Emails
  • Shared Hosting
  • Cloud
Support Options
  • Email
  • Help Desk
  • Phone / Toll-Free
  • Available 24/7
  • 0 WHTop support responses
  • Email
  • Help Desk
  • Phone / Toll-Free
  • Forum
  • 0 WHTop support responses
Payment Options
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • Wire Transfer
  • Check Payments
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
Last positive / negative customers review
 
Andy Walters (andy@a...)
on Dec 14, 2009
Choose the right account and you get what you pay for. Recommended. as far as I am concerned. Have been with Namesco since they took over my old host Smartchoice back in 1998. Have a Designer Plus account with around twenty Linux hosted domains. As [...]

-anonymous- (-hidden-)
on May 13, 2020
We have been with Namesco since putting our business online in 2007. We had all our domains with them, as well as Dedicated Server service.Technical Support is great but nowadays Customer Service and Billing could not find their own arses with [...]

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on Apr 04, 2012
They have one plan now which makes signup simple. The price is right on the mark and support has been helpful so far. In total I think it is a great service and I intend to stay. I

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