We’re happy to announce that effective immediately all of our Semi-Dedicated web hosting plans will get a IO speed boost for free! Now every plan will have an IO limit of 10MB/s which means you shouldn’t ever be running into IO limitations!
This change should already be in effect so if you’re not seeing this change reflected in your control panel please contact our support department and we’ll get everything squared away in a jiffy!
Enjoy the upgrade!
Good news, everyone! We’re quite pleased to announce all of our hosting plans now offer memcached support. Even better, it’s 100% free! For those unfamiliar, memcached is a general purpose memory caching system. Its primary benefit is to cache your database requests and reduce (or eliminate) the need to hit your database for common queries. For a number of sites (especially those that run WordPress), inefficient queries are one of the most common causes for site slowdowns. Caching those queries and serving them from memory will show some drastic performance improvements for even your busiest sites.
Save the poor databases!
We’re really feeling the holiday spirit this year at Hawk Host! For the past week we’ve been running our first daily holiday special promotion where we posted a different special each day. Now that our specials week is coming to a close, it’s time to unveil our largest discount yet! For the next 48 hours you can save up to 75% on your new shared hosting order. It’s a Christmas miracle!
Bumble says Happy Holidays!
It’s that time of the year where everyone is shopping and looking for a bargain! While not many people receive web hosting as a gift perhaps we can lighten your monetary burden and give you some amazing deals for this holiday season.
How old is this chocolate anyway?
You may be familiar with the ever so popular Twelve Days of Christmas song or those amazing chocolate advent calendars (the chocolate always tasted funny, didn’t it?). Well we’re going to do our own spin on this with the
Twelve Seven Days of Web Hosting Specials!
Everyone enjoyed our Black Friday specials so much we’ve decided to extend the sale through Cyber Monday! If you missed out on our Black Friday specials, don’t worry, it’s not too late to take advantage of these great discounts to sign up for our awesome web hosting! You can save up to 75% on our hosting plans and that includes our shared, reseller, semi-dedicated and VPS hosting plans. But don’t wait too long, these specials will only be valid through Monday!
Hawk Host Cyber Monday
Welcome to the 2015 edition of our Black Friday hosting discounts and specials! We’re extremely happy to offer these fantastic discounts once again this year to celebrate our customers favorite shopping holiday, Black Friday! This year, just like years past, we’ll be offering large one time (up to 75% off!) and recurring discounts on our shared, reseller, semi-dedicated and VPS hosting plans.
2015 Black Friday Hosting Specials
Our client area just got a face lift! The new theme and layout is fully responsive, 100% mobile friendly, cleaner, and easier to navigate. You can now manage your billing, support, cPanel and more from right through the client area!
For nearly two years now we’ve offered unlimited bandwidth on our shared and semi-dedicated hosting packages, and the customer feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. The success of those plans, combined with recent network upgrades and expansions, has led to this exciting announcement: effective immediately, all new reseller hosting packages will also include unlimited bandwidth!
But that’s not all we’re changing! As part of our continued efforts to provide customers with the most competitive hosting available, we’ll be introducing new shared and semi-dedicated plans that include both unlimited bandwidth and unlimited disk space!
One of the most common questions we get from our customers is “How do I speed up my website?”. A large majority of these customers rely on WordPress to power their websites. As many of you are aware, WordPress is an extremely flexible platform, able to power sites ranging from a personal blog to a high traffic e-commerce website. Whether you’re running a hobby site or a business it’s important to keep your site tuned up and performing as fast as possible.
If you have not been following PHP development recently PHP 7 is fast approaching with the first beta having been released just over a month ago. As is tradition here at Hawk Host we’re always pushing the envelope when it comes to shared web hosting. That is why as of today we officially support PHP 7 even though it’s currently beta.