FastHosts

4.2 /10 HRank
Uptime, 30 days
99.962%
Response Time, 30 days
795 ms
Shared IPs, today
162 +2
Hosted Websites, today
58,193 -286
FastHosts Uptime, %
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
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FastHosts Response, ms
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
FastHosts IPs / Sites in Rating
Shared IPs Sites
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
Total FastHosts IPs / Sites
All IPs All Sites
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
This provider is out of our top list. We can recommend you the best options.
Worst Shared IPs by Uptime
The domains from these shared IPs (5 random domains are being checked every 5 min from 1 IP) showed the worst uptime results for the period of the last 30 days.
Shared IP 23.97.186.98 88.208.222.39 88.208.252.32 185.116.214.165 88.208.252.214
Uptime, % 96.262 99.144 99.155 99.294 99.317
Response, ms 357 547 693 799 1099
Hosted Sites 78 154 107 116 546
Downtime ~ 26h 55m ~ 06h 10m ~ 06h 05m ~ 05h 05m ~ 04h 55m
Bad Shared IPs Count By Date
Here is the list of shared IPs where domains experienced downtime for the previous 7 days. The statistics is presented for each day, with the number of shared IPs and their domains' downtime data.
Date Total Shared IPs Bad Shared IPs Total IPs Downtime Affected Sites
2019-10-20 162 3 ~ 45m 1393
2019-10-19 162 2 ~ 15m 827
2019-10-18 162 6 ~ 35m 2592
2019-10-17 162 11 ~ 04h 10m 3491
2019-10-16 162 5 ~ 40m 2358
2019-10-15 162 7 ~ 55m 4280
2019-10-14 161 13 ~ 03h 25m 7597

Last 6 Months Performance Values

Month HRANK # in TOP Uptime, % Response, ms Sites, +(-) Shared IPs, +(-)
Sep 2019 4.9 141 99.928 854 +88 +1
Aug 2019 5.2 130 99.937 905 +778 +2
Jul 2019 3.3 175 99.785 905 +3,536 +1
Jun 2019 3.3 182 99.712 956 -261 +1
May 2019 3.3 198 99.865 903 +1,155 +6
Apr 2019 3.9 168 99.911 917 -1,560 0

FastHosts.co.uk Review

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Background

Business Name: Fasthosts Internet Limited

Year of foundation: 1999

Location: Gloucester, UK

BBB Accreditation: No

Market Size: > 50K websites (#24 HRank list)

Growth Status: (by websites quantity): Decreasing

Created in 1999, the UK-based single source hosting service FastHosts.com, claims to maintain over 1,4 million Internet domains and ensure secure arrival of over 2 million emails daily. The company provides the customers with the resources for full control and intuitive management of their online space.

FastHosts.co.uk is known for delivering cutting-edge hosting, web and cloud services for an effective and productive experience using new-generation cloud platform.


Offers and Pricing

Shared Hosting Plans
Name Domains Disk Bandwidth Min Price Billing Term
Ignite 1 10 Gb Unlim $6.5 1 Mo
Momemtum 3 20 Gb Unlim $12.99 1 Mo
Ultimate 100 120 Gb Unlim $25.98 1 Mo

There are 3 shared plans on offer.

Prices for shared hosting plans start with £2.50/mo (promo) / £5.00/mo (renewal). Prices are in GBP only, which may not be very convenient for international customers.

However, prices above in the table are in US dollars, and they are the only payment option to choose from – monthly. Well, this is ok as far as we can say, no confusion or indecisiveness here: take it, or leave it.

Also, don’t forget “20% VAT” – if you turn this option on at the top of the main page, you’ll be able to see the full price, which is higher. Keep that in mind.

FastHosts.co.uk also offers a variation of services:

  • WordPress hosting,
  • Decicated and cloud servers,
  • Domain registration and transfer,
  • 3d party website builder (powered by BaseKit),
  • Email services, to name a few.

Support

Instant Technical Live Support: No

The provider offers a variation of support options, such as an email, phone (general and sales) and a support center.

No live chat has been detected on the pages of their website.

But they promise: “Less than 10% of our customers need to contact us about technical issues. That’s because our services are reliable and easy to use. But, if you do need help, rest assured we have experts on hand 24/7/365”, – let’s hope they are sincere here.


Report for 2018

HRANK# in TOPUptime, %Response, msSites, +(-)Shared IPs, +(-)
4.611899.906959-2296+2
  • However, the provider was not ranked highly in our chart for 2018 – 4.6 and appeared on the 118th position).
  • Its performance wasn’t bad but it wasn’t very impressive either since we started monitoring (June 2018) till December 2018, especially if you take the number of domains hosted into consideration. They had only one serious case of downtime in December (97.729%), other cases were not lower than 99.9%; yet, its general downtime chart can’t be called perfect.
  • Their response time was slower than the average, and some of the Shared IPs wasn’t responding for many hours (the data for the last 30 days, as of January 4, 2019).
  • They lost a number of domains and reduced the number of Shared IPs throughout the summer, however, since then and till December not much changed.
Last updated July 30, 2019
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