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 Do I have to change my domain if I signup with MC Hosting?

No. Provided that the domain is registered in your name, (as it should be) you can simply...

 Drupal vs Joomla vs Wordpress

Drupal: Drupal is the granddaddy of CMS systems on this list – it was first released in...

 How can I pay for web hosting?

We accept credit cards and PayPal

 How do I register a domain name?

Registering a domain name is very easy. First you will have to make sure that the domain you...

 How do I track how many hits my website gets?

There are a few things that need to be cleared in terms of terminology: Hits - this...

 How do I upload my site online?

Uploading your site can be done in many ways, but the most popular is FTP. When your hosting...

 I am currently paying $35/yr in renewal fee's for my domain name. I saw that you sell domain names for much less. Can I renew my name through you?


Yes you can. We charge from just $11 for a domain renewal depending on the domain. Just go to...

 I am using too much bandwidth! Is there anyway for me to make it less?

In most cases, yes. You should first try to optimize the graphics on your website. Many...

 I bought my domain name a long time ago and haven't really used it, can I sign up with you and activate it?


Yes you sure can. We can give you login access to your web space within a few hours of signing...

 I have a fast internet connection (DSL/cable) - can I just host my own site?

You could, but that's definitely not recommended. First of all, most ISPs have clauses that...

 If I move from another hosting company to MC Hosting, will my web site be down or will I lose any email?


As a rule your site will not go down and you won't lose any email. You will have full access to...

 Is there a charge to transfer my domain from another hosting company or to have it repointed to MC Hosting?


No there is not. There is no charge for moving your site from another company to our servers...

 What are PHP, ASP, perl, etc?

These are all programming languages which are referred to by their acronyms. PHP - PHP:...

 What are subdomains?

Consider subdomains as an extension of your domain. For example, your site is...

 What do I need to do to put Flash on my website?

Flash is a client side feature - it runs on the user's computer, not on your web host. As...

 What exactly is space and bandwidth/data transfer?

Diskspace is the size your website can be. Every single letter on your website has to be...

 What is Domain Parking?

Domain parking lets you buy a domain and then have a 'coming soon' page on it. This is not...

 What is MySQL?

MySQL is a database systems usually used to store important data from your website such as...

 What is PayPal?

Simply put, PayPal lets anyone with an email address send money to anyone else with an email...

 What is SEO?

SEO is abbreviated for Search Engine Optimization, which is the practice of optimizing a...

 What is Web Hosting?

Web hosting is the act of renting space and bandwidth through a company so that you may...

 What is a domain name?

A domain is your identity online. It separates you from everyone else - once yours, as long...

 What is uptime?

Uptime is literally what it means - it is the amount of time your site is online throughout...

 What is virtual hosting?

Also known as shared hosting, this form of web hosting should suffice for most everyone....

 Why would I need a dedicated IP?

For most people, a dedicated IP is not required. But for people that want to provide a...

 Will there be forced advertising on my site - things like banner ads or popup ads?

Not at all. All our plans are dedicated to you and your site we will not allow any...