Q: Why should I transfer my site? What does website migration consist of?

A: When your present web hosting provider can no longer fulfill the necessities of your web site, or if you go through continual downtime, or if you are made to wait for hours for the customer service team to reply back to you, it may be a smart idea to switch your web hosting provider, i.e. to move all the files for your sites along with your databases from your current provider to your future provider. At UNIKA Hosting, we understand that this can be difficult and time–consuming. That is why we’ll accomplish all that for you at no cost!Our proficient technical staff reps will migrate your site content from your current web hosting provider to us. Our technicians have got a lot of experience migrating web sites and are able to take care of everything – from a typical WordPress–driven blog or Joomla CMS–powered site, to an extremely elaborate, custom–built app.

Q: Why should I transfer my site? What does website migration consist of?
Q: Just how long will the website migration process take?

A: There are many variables to take into consideration – the overall number of web files, the physical size of the database, the complexity of the web site itself and the present workload of our web site migration professionals, etc. Nonetheless, we do try to accomplish all web site migrations within a 48–hour window. Less sizeable web sites are migrated faster – usually in under 24 hours.

Q: Just how long will the website migration process take?
Q: What info will I need to provide to your Website Migration Department?

A: We’ll require the login information for your old web hosting provider’s Control Panel along with the site’s name (domain name).

Q: What info will I need to provide to your Website Migration Department?
Q: The login details for my hosting account are delicate. How can I trust you?

A: User privacy is indeed one of our greatest responsibilities – that is why, both our payment page and our CP login page are protected with enterprise–grade SSLs. We use safety measures, which include, but are not limited to: physical, electronic and managerial methods to secure the information that we gather on the web. And we also have a very detailed and rigorous Privacy Policy, which outlines the types of information that we collect.

Q: The login details for my hosting account are delicate. How can I trust you?
Q: Will there be any downtime for my site?

A: While we transfer your site, it will be available both in your web hosting account with us and in your account with your former web hosting provider. As soon as the transfer is finished, we will make certain that everything is working properly and that the integrity of your content is not compromised before informing you that the transfer is finished. After that, we will instruct you how to move the domain to your hosting account with us and how to update the DNS settings.

Q: Will there be any downtime for my site?
Q: Will my present web hosting provider need to provide any information/help?

A: Nope. Apart from your login info for the Control Panel, we will not require anything. We’ll never touch base with your web hosting provider. They won’t know anything about the transfer either.

Q: Will my present web hosting provider need to provide any information/help?
Q: Which web hosting providers can you transfer web content from?

A: Yeah. We support all traditional Linux–powered hosting platforms. We do not support Windows–based web hosting platforms, as we don’t offer Windows web hosting solutions ourselves.Additionally, we do not support proprietary site building and administration user interfaces like Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square, Mr Site, etc.

Q: Which web hosting providers can you transfer web content from?