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    Web Hosting Recomendations

    We are having to move our school website to an external host as our LEA system does not support sql/php based sites.

    Can anyone recommend any reliable web hosting companies that support sql and php and are fairly cheap.

    Thanks

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    There are so many out there you are pretty spoilt for choice. Can you not host the website in house on a server? Personally I use PipeTen Windows Hosting and they work well for me but there are tons out there like 123-Reg, GoDaddy, WebFusion, MediaTemple... The list goes on.

    As a school, we host our website on our own server.

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    CS New Media are pretty good, many members including myself use them.

    Haven't had any issues so far and all of my pre-sale questions were answered very quickly at all times of the day(even 10pm+!)

    Edit: oops, as you can see they're pretty popular around here (any chance of comission Carl )

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    Another vote for CS New Media, nothing but good service from them.

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    I hear FastHosts are pretty good ... erm ... DB ... Don't come near me with that axe!
    /me runs away fast!!!!

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    I have used Layershift for some years and they're currently hosting my employer's Moodle VLE. Andrew Cranson is MD or his right hand man is Damien Ransome

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook View Post
    I hear FastHosts are pretty good ... erm ... DB ... Don't come near me with that axe!
    /me runs away fast!!!!
    Your in so much trouble!! you best get some armour for the next conference mate! (or BETT) depending on what comes first

    and as for hosting, I recommend Carl @ CS New Media myself... Links above

    James.

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