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Host Department LLC has decided to offer .co domain at just $ 14.95 (actual price$29.99) for the first year only for new registrations. Now let us know what are the key benefits of it.

These days, branding your online presence is more important than ever before. Whether you run a start-up in your basement, a personal blog in your spare time or a multi-billion-dollar corporation – you need a credible domain name that tells people who you are and what you’re all about.

Associated globally with the words “COmpany,” “COrporation” and “COmmerce” – the co-domains domain is easy to recognize, simple to remember and flexible to use. And that makes it the perfect platform for today’s socially networked individuals and entrepreneurs to create communities, share content, and to connect, communicate and collaborate online.

The Key Benefits of .co-domains 

  •  .co-domain is a truly global, recognizable and credible domain
  • . co-domain gives businesses and brands the chance to create a worldwide footprint
  • .co-domain is relevant to individuals, businesses and organizations
  • . co-domain is meaningful, memorable and intuitive to use for people around the world
  • . co-domain appeals to today’s socially-networked individuals and entrepreneurs

Please  confirm whether the offer is available or not from our online 24×7 support before signing up.

There are many aspects of website security. One such aspect is password which is overlooked by many of us. Internet security is based on weakest link principle and that weakest link could be your password which hackers may use to hack your site. If you have secure password then you need not worry about hackers.

Host Department LLC. suggests you to keep your password as strong as possible, don’t reveal it to any one, change your password regularly, always log out in case you use a shared system.

There are a number of dos and don’ts when creating and managing your passwords, but there are some basics guidelines you can follow.

  • Use both upper- and lower-case letters
  • Incorporate numbers or punctuation marks
  • Use at least one of these special characters: ! @ # $ % * ( ) – + = , < > : : “ ‘
  • Make it at least 8 characters long.
  • A strong password does NOT, in any way, use your personal information, such as name, phone number, Social Security number, birth date, address or names of anyone you know.
  • Come up with something you can remember easily, but would be virtually impossible for anyone else to guess.

A web hosting company is considered as one of the best web hosts if it posses the following qualities.

  • Reliability

  • Support

  • Easy to Use Interface

  • Affordable

  • Good Reputation

Host Department has all the above given qualities. So it is considered as one of the best web hosting company. In our last post you have read about the awards and achievements of host department. Now let us see each of the above qualities in detail.

Reliability:

Host Department is reliable because it supplies the best for its clients with cutting-edge hardware, software and technology. Our custom built, state-of-the-art, space-saving blade servers allows better heat dissipation, better server administration and a great scalability factor. When there is a need for increased processing prowess, it is as easy as adding more hardware resources into the blade chassis.

Support:

We provide 24/7/365 chat and telephonic support, apart from this we have decided to start support through twitter which is already in testing phase. Our support executives are very experienced and dedicated.

Easy to Use Interface:

The CP provided by us is very easy to use. It could be used by any one regardless of their skills. We provide one click installations enabling everyone to install the applications by just clicking on the application.

Affordable:

When ever you think about affordable web hosting then host department’s name will flash in your mind as we provide most affordable and cheapest plan on earth. We have many plans like $0.99 plan, Unlimited web hosting plan, Cheapest VPS Plan on earth along with this we also provide discount which could be availed from our support(in case of availability).

Good Reputation

For Host Department, good reputation is nothing but customer’s satisfaction and we are happy to have this fame that our customer’s are very much happy and satisfied by our services.

No doubt Host Department LLC is one of the best web hosting companies and it always compete with top hosts. Mentioned below are some of the achievements of  Host Department.

American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN – member)

Being a member of ARIN means we are a provider which already has our own assigned network address space directly from ARIN. We are not using a third party IP Address Space, we operate our own. We take every single abuse report very seriously.

Web Host Magazine (Excellent Enterprise Hosting Solutions an Editors’ Choice Award)

Host Department is commented as a marriage of customer service, quality hardware, and feature-rich plans for both Web developers and Resellers alike. Utilizing both FreeBSD and Windows based operating systems; Host Department offers multiple Web Hosting solutions to accommodate even the pickiest of Web Developers.

Web Hosting Stuff (#1 Verified Gold Member and 99,99% Server Uptime Monitored)

Host Department has earned the highest rating for good and affordable web hosting services from Web Hosting Stuff. Host Department is a verified member of The Hosting Code of Ethics� Program which promotes service excellence by adopting strict best practices in Web Hosting Stuff business conduct.

Web Hosting Herald (#1 Reviewed Web Host)

Host Department has been reviewed as the #1 web host by the panel of editors at The Web Hosting Herald, the online publication for web hosting users.

Top Host Review (#1 Reviewed Web Host)

Host Department has been reviewed as No. 1 web host by tophostreview.org twice consecutively.

American Host Review (listed under top 10)

Host Department has been rated as one of the top 10 web hosting companies by American Host Review.

GeoTrust True Business ID (GeoTrust – member)

Being a member of the GeoTrust True Business ID, you can rest assure that you are doing business with a respectable company whose identity has been well verified by a well known security company – GeoTrust.

Safe Shopping Network (SSN – member)

Safe Shopping Network is an independent organization who verifies online businesses safety of doing online transactions. They have tested and verified our secured ordering system and how we store sensitive information on our facilities. They rate our safety 100 out of 100.

The above mentioned are some of the achievements of Host Department. Apart from this we have achieved many awards and certifications which could be seen at our website.

Host Department’s excellent prices are not the only reasons why our customers rave about our services! According to our customers Host Department is best and they prefer it because of the following reasons.

Our customers appreciate:

  •   Industry-leading Customer Care program
  •   Rock-solid network – 99.99% uptime guaranteed
  •   100% customer satisfaction guaranteed
  •   Unmatched reliability
  •   Lightning-fast network connectivity
  •   Custom hosting environment
  •   Innovative support technology

Rock Solid Network 99.99% Uptime Guaranteed

We’ve taken great strides to provide reliable access to you. Our bandwidth saturation average (a measure of how crowded our systems are) is less than 30%. We have redundant DS-3 (capable of 45Mbps each) lines with diverse routes to the Internet Backbone, ensuring our servers always have an active connection to the Internet. BGP Peering allows us to automatically re-route traffic away from “Internet Traffic Jams.” This means when one part of the Internet slows down your site will not be caught in the bottleneck. All of our servers are fast Dual Pentium III based technology with 512+ MB of RAM. We keep our servers at less than 50% capacity so even when traffic peaks, our servers won’t overload.

100% Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed

While our competitors force half or full year commitments, here at Host Department you can pay month-to-month. All our server packages come feature-rich and competitively priced. Our starter Linux Hosting Plan starts at only $2.95 per month, which includes a domain name for life, 24/7 live chat, ticketing and dozens of useful CGI scripts to enhance your site. You even have the option of pre-paying 1 year in advance to receive a hefty discount. Because of this guarantee to customer satisfaction, Host Department has grown quickly to hosting sites for businesses in over 170 countries since 1997. If your site requires secure server, FrontPage 2000, .NET 4.0 framework or any of our other cutting-edge features then Host Department is the only choice for your web hosting needs.

Unmatched Reliability

Host Department supplies the best for its clients with cutting-edge hardware, software and technology. Our custom built, state-of-the-art, space-saving blade servers allows better heat dissipation, better server administration and a great scalability factor. When there is a need for increased processing prowess, it is as easy as adding more hardware resources into the blade chassis.

Lightning-Fast Network Connectivity

Host Department has chosen five of the best backbone providers to relay all traffic. This means that all our clients have a 99.99% uptime guarantee. The network is designed around redundancy and efficiency. BGP4, five DS3 lines and one OC3 connection to diverse backbones and a fully 100 Mbps Cisco Switched network make the Host Department network top-notch.

Custom Hosting Environment

We strongly believe that the environment where the servers are located is as important to our client’s websites as the services our clients are receiving. The Host Department Data Center is geographically located near an Internet Exchange Point to minimize traffic hops and optimize performance. Our Data Center features a Power Management System which includes 2.5 megawatts premise power, a customer dedicated power backed up by an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), a 235,000 watt diesel generator, customer dedicated circuit breaker protection and scalable customer power. We also have fire zones above the ceiling and below the floor, specialized heat/smoke sensors and automatic fire department notification. Our Mainframe Style Construction includes HVAC, separate cooling zones, and seismically braced racks. Our server hosting facility also uses scalable areas; cabinets, full open racks, shared open racks, and are secured by motion sensors, key-card access, video camera surveillance, a security breach alarm, and 24/7 police monitoring. Our Network Operations Center is a high security facility, and no customer is permitted to enter this area. Certified technicians are monitoring the equipment 24 hours a day.

Innovative Support Technology

Host Department is currently hosting over 550,000 customers whose skills range anywhere from novice-level to experts. They range from personal websites to Fortune 500 corporations. The Host Department customer service center is staffed 24 hours a day to offer assistance in any area. When the technical support and call center staff cannot resolve a customer’s issue, the dedicated Executive Team steps in. They will provide the resolution to any problem, whether billing, technical or administration. At no point does a Host Department customer feel alone; they know that we are standing by waiting for their call. With 24/7 toll-free call center, 24/7 online support chat and dedicated online Executives, Host Department is constantly rated in the Top 10 of any list for its support and dedication.