Last updated: February 27, 2017
eHost is affordable webhosting company established in 1999. The company has a reputation for its simplicity, making it possible for beginning web developers to start building sites immediately. In 2015 has eHost been rebranded: got a new logo, new control panel, and new site design.
eHost is currently owned by Endurance International Group, Inc.
Unlike many hosting companies, eHost has not branched out into Virtual Private Server and Dedicated Server technologies. It only offers low-cost shared hosting, which means your website’s information is kept on a server with the sites of many other people and companies.
Although eHost likes to stick to the basics, it offers features that many webmasters consider essential. Some of the most useful features include:
• cPanel control panel
• Drag & drop site builder
• Free domain for the life of your hosting plan
• Easy CMS installation
• Unlimited email accounts
• Virus monitoring
If you want to add an ecommerce store to your site, you will want to take advantage of eHost’s PayPal integration and variety of shopping carts.
eHost Customer Service Options
Customers can contact eHost customer service via phone, email, or live chat. The customer service center is open 24/7. eHost says that it aims to answer all calls within two minutes.
eHost also has a knowledgebase center where you can use guides and tutorials to learn more about using hosting features. The site has tutorials that will take you through each step of using some of the most basic features. This helps ensure that beginning developers know how to take advantage of the features included in an eHost plan.
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