Hub8 Review? Do you know you can host your dream website on WordPress.org for free without paying a dime for this domain registration and hosting service provider, HUB8?
After analyzing all these domain registration companies and hosting providers. It has come to my notice that ng.hub8.com have grown and taken the lead in Nigeria within this short time.
The UK based company which previously have no business with Nigeria have seen the opportunities in establishing their business in our beloved country.
At this time they didn’t just come to make money in Nigeria. On like other web hosting and domain registrars I have met in Nigeria (DomainKingNG) and the rest you buy a domain at a higher rate than hub 8 and hosting at your own expenses. Whereas, with Ng.Hub8.com you are getting a domain at a cheap rate and free hosting for life.
Hub8 NG offer free web hosting for starters except you have the need to make vast your business.
Do you plan to start a small business website or blog? Are you considering the cost of web hosting and not able to afford that? Then, Hub8 NG is here.
They are a growth partner indeed with services, fast and reliable.
Ones in a while good things do come to Nigeria.
Hub8 Nigeria is one good thing that has happened to Nigerians.
“Considering the amount of money that was spent on the internet as released by a press. Recent data released by Nigeria Interbank Settlement System states that about 5.5 million transactions worth about N46.7 billion were carried out through online sales in the first quarter of 2017 only.
This probably explains the influx of tech companies into the Nigeria technology sector in recent times.”
Table of contents
- 1 Brief History of Hub8 web hosting and domain registration company
- 2 1) Cheap Domain Registration
- 3 2) Free Web Hosting Powered by cPanel
- 4 3) Easy Payment Gateway
- 5 4) Free 100GB Bandwidth and 500 Disk Space for a single website
- 6 5) 24/7 Customer Support
- 7 6) One click installation of apps through softa-Cous
- 8 7) Reliable Team build on local location
- 9 8) Fast and Reliable
- 10 9) Free Domain Transfer from other Registrars
Brief History of Hub8 web hosting and domain registration company
Hub8 is a UK based web hosting company with company extension to over 6 continents including Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America etc. Their primary domain is at hub8.com and has sub domain in all the countries that they are currently established.
They recently launched into Nigeria sometime in 2017 and really fast growing.
With the look of things now regarding the future, chances are that Hub8 is going to be the top leading domain registration and hosting providers in the world.
Chances are that they offer domains even in a local extension like .com.ng which is currently not available in Nigeria but they promise to bring that feature soon.
Key Features of NG.HUB8.COM
1) Cheap Domain Registration
This is one feature that draws my attention. You get as cheap as N3000 for a top level domain like example.com etc.
Even a top leading domain registrar now in Nigeria charges more than that.
2) Free Web Hosting Powered by cPanel
An amazing feature that makes Hub8 a completely different web hosting and domain registrar in Nigeria is their ability to offer free web hosting. Which means you are only paying N3000 for your domain registration and all set to go on wordpress.org.
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3) Easy Payment Gateway
Many Domain registrars and hosting providers offer payment through PayPal and other foreign Gateways. But Hub8 in order to make it easier for users, they enable payment with MasterCard, Visa and Verve Card without extra charges.
As we all know that PayPal is currently disabled for Nigerians and Indians but with payment made easy by HUB8 you can pay for your domain registration and renewal online with any local card.
4) Free 100GB Bandwidth and 500 Disk Space for a single website
Hub8 offer woofing 100GB free Bandwidth and 500 disk space for a single website. Huh! Are you kidding me?
No, am not. You get it completely free while other hosting providers in Nigeria offer 10GB bandwidth for N600/month.
5) 24/7 Customer Support
I suppose since it’s a free hosting there are less free in providing customer support to their clients, but I was all wrong. They offer complete customer service to their clients to check and attend to all challenges clients may be facing.
6) One click installation of apps through softa-Cous
They support the fastest installation of popular apps to access your website like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, PHP etc.
7) Reliable Team build on local location
Hub8 like every other online company is a UK based company with an extension in Nigeria and other countries around the globe.
They don’t just feel like controlling the affairs of their company sitting in the UK but discovered the needs to establish a team in local locations where their services are been established.
With this, your queries will be attended to on time without an excuse of too much load on them.
8) Fast and Reliable
They are very consistent in providing the fastest service. You can even play around your cPanel without difficult load time. They offer completely super fast service.
9) Free Domain Transfer from other Registrars
Huh! Our dear Hub8 for Nigerians is absolutely good in this field; providing you quick and free service in transferring your domain from other registrars to their own name servers for free in 2 different steps.
a) Order Hub8 Hosting – b) Send Details of the previous hosting to their technical support team and wait for as few as 10-24 hours for it to be integrated with their server at no extra costs.
10) Free Website Builder + Hosting
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