HostMySite is a US based web hosting provider that has been in the market for more than 10 years. Once it was a great company with a very good reputation, but since the acquisition in 2011, HostMySite has received an increasing number of negative reviews due to the dramatic decline of the service quality and technical support.
Back into 2011, HostMySite was still in a quick expansion, hosting over 100,000 domains for happy customers around the world. But in the past 4 years, the company constantly lost customers – more than a half has gone. Web hosting forums and review sites are now full of bitter complaints.
Soon after becoming a division of Hosting.com, a provider of high-end managed cloud services, HostMySite planned to terminate their shared hosting and VPS solutions and tried to force customers to upgrade to a cloud, but the transformation failed as most users later turned to another provider. After realizing the failure, the company has made efforts to improve their shared and VPS services in order to get some customers back.
At present, HostMySite offers a wide series of hosting products, including:
This review focuses on shared hosting to figure out whether the company has made true improvements to their products which were popular.