Web Hosting FAQs
Q. What are your web hosting packages?
A. RVHWD offers three distinct packages for various types of personal and business web sites. These are in order from smallest to largest; Starter, Advanced and Enterprise web hosting packages. For more information about RVHWD’s web hosting packages or to begin hosting your web site, please visit the Web Hosting page.
Q. Which web hosting package do I need for a blog/shopping cart web site?
A. You will need, at the minimum, an Advanced Web Hosting Package in order to properly host a blog, bulletin board or an eCommerce web site such as WordPress, Drupal, phpBB, ZenCart or OScommerce, however the Enterprise Web Hosting Package is highly recommended.
Q. Can you host a __________ (your favorite script) type of web site?
A. RVHWD’s web server supports any PHP-based script that is compatible with PHP5, it is also backwards compatible with some older scripts using PHP4.x as well. This includes but is not limited to WordPress, LifeType, WebCalendar, Drupal 6/7, Joomla, Mambo, PHP-Nuke, Magento, ZenCart, Moodle, Wikka and too many more to list! If you are not sure, please Contact RVHWD for more details.
Q. How do I set up my web hosting account?
A. After your subscription payment has been verified, you will receive several email notifications with a subscription payment receipt, instructions as well as another email with your web hosting account details. Follow the instructions and your web hosting account will be set up in no time at all. RVHWD also offers this as a service for a nominal fee.
Q. How do I get my web site uploaded to my web hosting account?
A. There are two ways in which this can be accomplished; one is using the File Manager from your cPanel and the other is using a FTP Client. This is explained in more detail in the FTP FAQs.
Q. I set up my account and uploaded my web site; why is it not showing up?
A. As is explained in the DNS FAQs, it can take as much as 24-48 hours until your web site is visible throughout the entire web. If it has been longer than 48 hours, please Contact RVHWD with the issue and it will be investigated promptly.
Q. What is included with each web hosting package?
A. For a side-by-side comparison and most of the main features of each web hosting package and pricing, please visit the Web Hosting page.