DirectAdmin is becoming more and more popular after the industry leader, cPanel announced they would be moving to an account-based licensing system, significantly increasing the cost of the product to the point where the software now costs more than the actual equipment it runs on. We polled our users and asked them what they wanted us to do, keep cPanel and increase the price of the service or move to DirectAdmin and keep the costs of the service the same. The answer was to move to DirectAdmin. We couldn't force this change on the users that wanted to keep cPanel so we introduced a new service for our DirectAdmin customers.
Much like cPanel, DirectAdmin provides a way to manage your website in a graphical user interface (GUI) From creating Email Accounts to managing Subdomains to installing SSL Certificates. Although DirectAdmin does not currently have as many features like Jetbackup we expect that to change in the future as more and more people move away from cPanel.
Free Instant Setup
Free SSL Certificate
Free Website Migration
99.99% Uptime Guarantee
Management Control Panel
Softaculous, Let's Encrypt
Geographic IPs In 14 Locations
DirectAdmin is a fantastic value control panel with all of the basic features you need to host and manage a website online. Managed by a clean interface on stable software DirectAdmin SSD NVMe Web Hosting is fast, responsive and comes with some great features like Let's Encrypt and Softaculous. You can host multiple domain names under one account and manage these from the control panel.
Basic User Interface
Let's Encrypt - Free SSLs
Softaculous - Instant Installs
Backup Options - Account Backups & Restores
Looking to move from your existing web hosting provider? First2Host has a dedicated migrations team who will move your website from your old provider to your new SSD Web Hosting account with us within 24 hours. Start enjoying the benefits of Mod_pageSpeed and SSD technology to bring a faster more responsive website to your visitors.
Our order system will create your requested service straight away once payment has been completed. Be setup with access to your account in under 3 minutes from now.
Our actual uptime since 2015 is 100% but we offer everyone an uptime guarantee of at 99.99%. Should the service be offline we compensate our users with credit for that period.
Our product support team are here to assist you with any questions you may have. We have an average response time to tickets of 15 minutes or less during the week and we're also on live chat.
Install and configure your favourite applications like WordPress and Joomla from cPanel. Uninstall applications and take backups with a few clicks by using softaculous.
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Manager your SSD Web Hosting from your client area. Create email accounts and sub-domains, check your usage or use single sign in to automatically sign-in to your control panel.
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