iPowerWeb (www.ipowerweb.com) takes the lead by providing integrated web hosting solutions with affordable price. Serving over 500,000 active members, iPowerWeb is recognized as an industry pioneer and a trusted name in providing Web-based solutions directly to businesses and to various vertical markets.
Even iPowerWeb is famous for its data center, it doesn’t guarantee any uptime. This will be a big concerns for people to host their critical business web site in iPowerweb.
The price of iPowerWeb is very attractive. $7.95/month plan will give you 1500GB disk space, 15000GB bandwidth, marketing or promotion tools, eCommerce support, and all kinds of most popular and useful scripts.
Another concerns about iPowerWeb is its support. In iPowerWeb, you will get very useful self-service system, but when you need to have the email support, live chat support or phone support, their response is always not timely. For iPowerWeb, if it wants to keep the leader position in web hosting industry, improving its support should be the most urgent task for it.
iPowerWeb Review on Price Value:
iPowerWeb has provided a very competitive price for its web hosting plans.For just $7.95 a month, you will get 1 free domain, 1500G disk space, 15000GB bandwidth, MySQL, php, e-commerce related features, web promotion tools, all kinds of application scripts (like Blog, Image Gallery, Forum, etc). Besides all above, you will get $50 Yahoo Advertising credit and $30 Google Adword credit in the same plan. We can say that this plan includes everything one might expect from a premium web hosting account. Overall, $7.95 is an excellent price for the Linux package, and $9.95 for Windows hosting is also a great deal.
Registering domain in iPowerWeb is a great idea. With $6.5 per year, and you will get $50 credit with Yahoo, Free Domain Parking Page, Free email forwarding, and free WHOIS privacy. This is a price you won’t get from any other web sites.
iPowerWeb Review on Reliability:
When compared to other web hosting companies, iPowerWeb hosting’s servers perform well above the average. iPowerWeb possesses the best-of breed equipment and runs 4 state-of-the-art fully secure data centers with 24/7 monitoring, guards, closed circuit monitors and an alarm system.
One concerns from iPowerWeb is it doesn’t guarantee the uptime which make people hard to put their business critical web site in iPowerWeb. But it’s still a good choice from individual or small business web site.
iPowerWeb Review on Ease-of-use:
iPowerWeb use vDesk as the control panel for its web hosting plans. This is an easy to use icon-based software so you can master all the tools very quickly. iPowerweb also provides a powerful web statistics tool - AWStats for you to monitor the traffic of your web site.
iPowerWeb Review on Customer Support:
iPowerWeb had to play a little catch-up in the support department based on its fast growth. Althouthg they offer an excellent ‘Start Center’ with helpful tutorial and have a knowledgeable support team in place. There are still many complains about the late reponse support. Thing has become much better now. but iPowerWeb will need to maintain it for long to win the trust from their customers.