When you outgrow your shared hosting plan, a VPS hosting plan is the next logical step.
VPS, which stands for Virtual Private Server, is a dedicated server that has been divided into multiple partitions. Each partition is setup as as a VPS and sold to customers. For example, a dedicated server may be configured to host fifteen VPS plans.
VPS plans grant access to advanced hosting control panels such as cPanel's Web Hosting Manager (WHM). This gives you much more control over how your hosting plan is set up.
Crucial is an Australian website hosting company that has been doing business since 2003. They sell shared hosting, reseller hosting, and VPS hosting plans.
Their unmanaged VPS hosting plans start from $29.90 per month while their managed VPS hosting plans retail from $249.90 per month. Their plans feature daily backups, DDoS protection, and 24/7 support.
A UK website hosting company that was founded in Rotherham in 2008.
They offer unmanaged VPS servers from £16.99 per month and managed servers from £29.99 per month. That gives you eight CPU cores, 2GB of RAM, and 100GB of storage. They also offer unmanaged dedicated servers from £54.99 per month.
HostXNow is a UK hosting company that offers shared hosting, reseller hosting, and VPS hosting. They also have an online backup service.
Customers can choose to host their websites at one of four data centres across the globe: USA, UK, Germany, or Japan. They sell managed and unmanaged VPS hosting plans.
Their unmanaged VPS hosting plans start at £10 per month for 1GB of RAM, 15GB of storage, and 500GB of bandwidth. Their managed VPS hosting plans start at £40 per month for 2GB of RAM, 40GB of storage, and 1,000GB of bandwidth.
I moved to KnownHost in June 2013. Their VPS hosting plans are very competitive, starting at only $25 per month. They have a great reputation for uptime and I was always been pleased with the quality of support I have received from them.
I eventually left them because they did not offer anti-DDoS protection.
MyLaunchKits are a website hosting company that offers additional services such as domain registration, SSL certificates, and website design. They offer shared hosting, reseller hosting, cloud hosting, VPS Hosting, and dedicated hosting plans.
Their VPS hosting plans start from $29.99 per month for one CPU core, 40GB of storage, 500GB of bandwidth, and your own choice of control panel.
Be sure to use the coupon code KevinMuldoon at checkout in order to get a 25% discount on any hosting plan except dedicated hosting.
A USA based website hosting company that has been operating since 2001. Although they do offer shared hosting and dedicated hosting solutions, their main focus is on VPS hosting solutions.
RoseHosting have a range of Linux VPS plans, custom SSD VPS plans, and VPS hosting stacks. All of their servers are fully managed and are connected to a gigabit network to improve performance. All plans feature website backups and a thirty day money back guarantee.
Their cheapest SSD VPS package only costs $19.95 per month. This gives you 2 CPU cores, 1GB of RAM, 30GB of storage, and a whopping 2TB of storage.
StableHost are a popular hosting company that sell shared hosting, reseller hosting, and VPS hosting plans. Their VPS hosting plans are competitively priced.
Their $9.95 VPS hosting plan offers 1GB of Ram, one CPU Core, 40GB of storage, and a healthy 2TB of bandwidth. Upgrading to the $14.95 plan increases these resources to 2GB of RAM, two CPU cores, and 60GB of storage.
Opting for the $29.95 per month plan will increase resources further to 4GB of RAM, four CPU cores, 100GB of storage, and 4TB of bandwidth.
Be sure to use the coupon KevinMuldoon40Percent when purchasing a plan from them in order to receive a 40% discount.
Launched in 2012 in Lithuania, Time4VPS is a good choice if you are looking for a vps server. They offer Linux VPS, Windows VPS, Container VPS, and Storage VPS hosting plans.
Their pricing is highly competitive. For example, for €3.99 per month you can get a plan with one CPU core, 2GB of RAM, 20GB of SSD storage, and 2TB of bandwidth. The company also offers VPN services from €1.99 per month