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hostking.co.za
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Hostking
Unit 73 Millenium Business Park 19 Edison Way, Century City
Cape Town , WC
ZA
Phone +27-87-802-0155

Website language(s): en-ZA
Listed and verified since 2018

Overview

Services: Web HostingDomain Registration

About Hostking

At Hostking our mission and our passion is to provide the most affordable world-class web hosting in South Africa. We offer many different types of hosting plans and we understand the importance of choosing the right web host for your website. The following are things you should know about Hostking that will hopefully convince you that we are the right host for you.

Unlike other hosts that lock you down to two-three year contracts, we offer you affordable web hosting with monthly, quarterly or annual billing. Do you know where a host will be in 2 to 3 years? We want you to be able to get your web presence up and running without a huge upfront investment.

We don't try to be all things to all people and stretch our resources thin trying to support everything. Because of our focus, if you are looking for world-class Web Hosting Provider, we promise that everybody in our company is devoted to offering the best Web hosting solution for you.

Using powerful servers that are beefy enough to service the requirements of our customers. Our servers use 64 bit software, are dual quad-core, have 64 GB RAM, and have HW RAID 10 disk arrays. We don't skimp on our servers because we believe you deserve better.

Server locations:

Cape Town Johannesburg
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Shared - Linux/Windows Keep mouse
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PriceDisk space Transfer UpdatedFree domain /
Allowed
StarterfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : [In-house]
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
$1.87/mo. VAT inc500 MBunmetered / unlimited
StandardfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : [In-house]
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
$4.32/mo. VAT inc2 GBunmetered / unlimited
BusinessfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : [In-house]
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
$11.09/mo. VAT incunlimitedunmetered / unlimited
Shared - Linux Keep mouse
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PriceDisk space Transfer UpdatedFree domain /
Allowed
cPanel TinyfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : 50
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

Recommended Use: Personal
Websites: 50
Email Accounts: 35
1-Click Installer: Softaculous
Websitebuilder: Yes
Inodes (Files Limit): 7500
LVE Power 1 GB RAM/ 0.50 CPU/ EP 20
Emails Per Hour 100
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/web-hosting
ZAR 35.00/mo. VAT inc6 GBunmetered 0 / 50
cPanel PersonalfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : 100
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

Recommended Use: Personal
Websites: 100
Email Accounts: 50
1-Click Installer: Softaculous
Websitebuilder: Yes
Inodes (Files Limit): 10000
LVE Power 1 GB RAM/ 1 CPU/ EP 20
Emails Per Hour 200
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/web-hosting
ZAR 46.00/mo. VAT inc8 GBunmetered 0 / 100
cPanel StartupfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : 150
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

Recommended Use: Personal/SME
Websites: 150
Email Accounts: 100
1-Click Installer: Softaculous
Websitebuilder: Yes
Inodes (Files Limit): 25000
LVE Power 1 GB RAM/ 1 CPU/ EP 30
Emails Per Hour 200
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/web-hosting
ZAR 80.00/mo. VAT inc10 GBunmetered 0 / 150
cPanel Small BusinessfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : 200
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

Recommended Use: Personal/SME
Websites: 200
Email Accounts: Unlimited
1-Click Installer: Softaculous
Websitebuilder: Yes
Inodes (Files Limit): 50000
LVE Power 2 GB RAM/ 2 CPU/ EP 40
Emails Per Hour 500
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/web-hosting
ZAR 130.00/mo. VAT inc20 GBunmetered 0 / 200
cPanel Large BusinessfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

Recommended Use: Business
Websites: Unlimited
Email Accounts: Unlimited
1-Click Installer: Softaculous
Websitebuilder: Yes
Inodes (Files Limit): 100000
LVE Power 3 GB RAM/ 4 CPU/ EP 50
Emails Per Hour 1000
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/web-hosting
ZAR 184.00/mo. VAT incunlimitedunmetered 0 / unlimited
Reseller - Linux Keep mouse
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PriceDisk space Transfer UpdatedFree domain /
Allowed
Reseller LitefeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

10 Accounts

Unlimited Domains

Unlimited Email Accounts

Latest cPanel

cPanel Backup/Restore

1-Click Script Installs
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/reseller-hosting
ZAR 119.00/mo.2 GBunmetered 0 / unlimited
Reseller StarterfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

25 Accounts

Unlimited Domains

Unlimited Email Accounts

Latest cPanel

cPanel Backup/Restore

1-Click Script Installs
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/reseller-hosting
ZAR 301.00/mo.15 GBunmetered 0 / unlimited
Reseller StandardfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

50 Accounts

Unlimited Domains

Unlimited Email Accounts

Latest cPanel

cPanel Backup/Restore

1-Click Script Installs
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/reseller-hosting
ZAR 402.00/mo.30 GBunmetered 0 / unlimited
Reseller BusinessfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

100 Accounts

Unlimited Domains

Unlimited Email Accounts

Latest cPanel

cPanel Backup/Restore

1-Click Script Installs
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/reseller-hosting
ZAR 503.00/mo.60 GBunmetered 0 / unlimited
Reseller UltimatefeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 0

200 Accounts

Unlimited Domains

Unlimited Email Accounts

Latest cPanel

cPanel Backup/Restore

1-Click Script Installs
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/reseller-hosting
ZAR 775.00/mo.75 GBunmetered 0 / unlimited
VPS - Linux Keep mouse
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PriceDisk space Transfer UpdatedRAM /
Dedicated IPs
STARTERfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Self Managed
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
RAM : 2000 MB
CPU : 1 core
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 1

Management
SELF-MANAGED

Port
20 MBIT/S

Backups
Weekly

Powerful Hardware Used
Your VPS is hosted on Powerful Dual Xeon CPU Servers with 64GB of ECC Memory and SSD RAID Disks and Redundent Power Supplies.

Complete ROOT access
Full Root access [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/vps-hosting
ZAR 219.00/mo.25 GB SSD1 TB 2 GB / 1
STANDARDfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Self Managed
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
RAM : 4000 MB
CPU : 2 CPU Cores
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 1

Management
SELF-MANAGED

Port
50 MBIT/S

Backups
Weekly

Powerful Hardware Used
Your VPS is hosted on Powerful Dual Xeon CPU Servers with 64GB of ECC Memory and SSD RAID Disks and Redundent Power Supplies.

Weekly Backups
Have peace of mind that [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/vps-hosting
ZAR 539.00/mo.50 GB SSD1 TB 4 GB / 1
BUSINESSfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Self Managed
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
RAM : 8000 MB
CPU : 4 CPU Cores
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 1

Management
SELF-MANAGED

Port
100 MBIT/S

Backups
Weekly

Powerful Hardware Used
Your VPS is hosted on Powerful Dual Xeon CPU Servers with 64GB of ECC Memory and SSD RAID Disks and Redundent Power Supplies.

Weekly Backups
Have peace of mind that [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/vps-hosting
ZAR 739.00/mo.100 GB SSD1,500 GB 8 GB / 1
ULTIMATEfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Self Managed
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat
RAM : 8000 MB
CPU : 6 CPU Cores
Hosted domains : Unlimited
Free domains : 0
Dedicated IPs : 1
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/vps-hosting
ZAR 1,039.00/mo. VAT inc200 GB SSD2 TB 8 GB / 1
Domains Keep mouse
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.comfeaturesPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Control Panel : CPanel
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat

.net
R207.00
1 Year

.us
R199.00
1 Year

.info
R259.00
1 Year

.org
R227.00
1 Year

.biz
R259.00
1 Year

.name
R191.00
1 Year
Plan URL : https://my.hostking.co.za/cart.php?a=add&domain=register
ZAR 199.00/yr.
Emails - Linux Keep mouse
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Email Marketer 501-1000featuresPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat

Recommended Use: Personal

Max Contacts: 500

Max Emails: 1000

Our email marketing software is fully featured and was built specifically to help automate your follow up marketing, giving your sales team more motivated leads in the process. It will [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/email-marketing
freeunlimitedunmetered
Email Marketer 1001-2000featuresPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat

Recommended Use: Personal

Max Contacts: 1000

Max Emails: 5000

Our email marketing software is fully featured and was built specifically to help automate your follow up marketing, giving your sales team more motivated leads in the process. It [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/email-marketing
ZAR 99.00/mo. VAT incunlimitedunmetered
Email Marketer 2001-3000featuresPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat

Recommended Use: Personal

Max Contacts: 3000

Max Emails: 15000

Our email marketing software is fully featured and was built specifically to help automate your follow up marketing, giving your sales team more motivated leads in the process. It [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/email-marketing
ZAR 239.00/mo. VAT incunlimitedunmetered
Email Marketer 10001-20000featuresPayment Methods : Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
Category : Backup
Support Options : Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat

Recommended Use: Personal

Max Contacts: 20000

Max Emails: 200000

Our email marketing software is fully featured and was built specifically to help automate your follow up marketing, giving your sales team more motivated leads in the process. It [...]
Plan URL : https://www.hostking.co.za/email-marketing
ZAR 1,299.00/mo. VAT incunlimitedunmetered

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Web stats

Targeting: South Africa
Details forhttps://www.hostking.co.za/
Website DNS: MX::mail.hostking.co.za => 156.38.171.140 ( Johannesburg ) / Hetzner (Pty) Ltd - hetzner.de
cdns1.hkdns.co.za => 156.38.171.139 ( Johannesburg ) / Hetzner (Pty) Ltd - hetzner.de
cdns2.hkdns.co.za => 156.38.171.170 ( Johannesburg ) / Hetzner (Pty) Ltd - hetzner.de
Server Software: Apache
Website IP: 156.38.171.140
IP Location Country/State/City: South africa / Gauteng / Johannesburg - see top providers in South Africa, Igauteng
ISP Name / ISP URL: Hetzner (Pty) Ltd / hetzner.de

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Hostking Blog First post from February, 2013, with total 41 articles (real language en). See recent blogs summary posts:
- Plesk Server Upgrades to New Plesk Obsidian Version - We are pleased to announce that we will be upgrading Plesk Servers today to their new versions called Plesk Obsidian Plesk has released. This version brings many bug fixes we have been waiting for ...
- Credit Card Payment Gateway Moved to Payfast - We have received reports from customers with issues with SagePay Paynow payments. We investigated and found its an issue on their developers API which they will be looking into. While they attend to
- New Free and Paid Email Marketing Services Launched - We are pleased to inform all customers requiring Email Marketing Service that we have implemented a new Email Marketing Service. We have tested it for quite some time and feel its ready for customers

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