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Announcing hhurl.io – The Hugoton Hosting Free URL Shortener!

Announcing hhurl.io – The Hugoton Hosting Free URL Shortener!

Today we’re delighted to announce the launch of our very own free URL shortener service – hhurl.io The Hugoton Hosting URL Shortener (hhurl.io) is simple, powerful and easy to use, at its core it shortens URLs and turns them into easy to remember links. But the Hugoton Hosting is so ...

Introducing Managed Google Ads

Introducing Managed Google Ads

Google Ads is a very powerful tool when used correctly! However, if not configured to target the right audience, you could find yourself with an expensive monthly bill, and very little return on investment (ROI). That’s why we’re excited to launch our offering of Managed Google Ads! Our service is ...

Launching our Help Center!

Launching our Help Center!

Today we’re extremely pleased to announce the launch of our brand new Help Center! The new help center is home to our advice articles covering frequently asked questions from how to set up an e-mail address to how to add an SSL to your website. We made the URL simple ...

Who are EIG Hosting? And why do you need to know?

Who are EIG Hosting? And why do you need to know?

In this blog post, we talk about the broadly unknown fact that a large proportion of web hosting companies are owned by one giant conglomerate, called the Endurance International Group (EIG). Below we talk about who EIG are, how many web hosting companies/brands they own and why you should know ...

Announcing our free hosting programs for startups & charities!

Announcing our free hosting programs for startups & charities!

Today we’re delighted to announce the launch of our free hosting programs for startup businesses and registered charities! We believe new business startups & new entrepreneurs should be given the chance to succeed. So starting today, newly registered companies formed officially in their country of origin, can apply to join our startup ...

We now run on Intercom!

We now run on Intercom!

We’re excited to announce that we now run all of our live chats via Intercom. Intercom is the leading customer messaging application and clearly stood out from the competition when we looked around for a world-class live chat solution. Intercom now lives in the bottom right-hand corner of our site, ...

How to avoid summer web hosts!

How to avoid summer web hosts!

With Spring officially underway, it’s time to expect “summer hosts” to start popping up. In this post we will explain what a summer web host is, why you should avoid them and of course, how to spot them.   What is a summer host? A summer host is an industry ...

Compare us to other hosts!

Compare us to other hosts!

We know that choosing a web host can be daunting, whether you’re looking to host a website for the first time or you’re looking to transfer your existing website, with so many web hosting companies around the world to choose from the decision on who to host your website with ...

Announcing our partnership with Cloudflare – Including Railgun™!

Announcing our partnership with Cloudflare – Including Railgun™!

Today, Hugoton Hosting is excited to announce our partnership with Cloudflare, the website performance and security company! Cloudflare is a content delivery network (CDN) that increases the performance and security of every website on its network, protecting from a broad range of threats and attacks. Over 13,000,000 websites run on ...

All new status page

All new status page

Trust and uptime are at the heart of everything we do. Unfortunately, over the past 2 months, our previous status page was reporting issues when service was completely stable, painting a false picture of our availability. Our new status page, powered by Uptime.com, is now much more reliable than the old one ...

New Year. New Website

New Year. New Website

Is 2019 the year for your new website? Use coupon code HugotonNewYear for 25% off all services for a limited time only!

Merry Christmas From Hugoton Hosting!

Merry Christmas From Hugoton Hosting!

2018 has been a wonderful year for Hugoton Hosting, we’ve seen so many new customers join us and have continued to expand our services worldwide! It’s been busy, fun & exciting and we wouldn’t change a thing! None of this would have been possible without our valued customers – we ...

Our biggest Black Friday deal ever!

Our biggest Black Friday deal ever!

Here it is, our best Black Friday deal ever! … Use coupon code “HHFRIDAY” at checkout for 50% off all of our services!! The offer will be valid until midnight on Friday 23rd November 2018 only.    Oh, here are some fun facts about Black Friday: It Attracts More People Than Disneyland ...

We’re in the Christmas spirit!

We’re in the Christmas spirit!

With just 42 days to go until Christmas is here, we’ve dusted off our holiday-themed logo and let in the snow on our website. Oh, and in the festive spirit, we’re offering 20% off all our services when you use coupon code HUGOTONCHRISTMAS at checkout!

5 Top Tips To Get Your Website Ready For The Holidays

5 Top Tips To Get Your Website Ready For The Holidays

With just days until the start of November, now is the perfect time to get your website ready for the Holiday traffic surge. Nearly half of an average retailer’s sales for 2017 occurred in November & December according to Deloitte, so preparing for this critical sales period has never been ...

6 Steps To Speeding Up Your WordPress Website – Infographic

6 Steps To Speeding Up Your WordPress Website – Infographic

Following on from our very first Infographic published earlier this week (Launching Your First Website) we’re pleased to share a brand new one, this time focusing on how to speed up your WordPress website. No one likes waiting for websites to load, so our 6 simple steps will help ensure ...

Launching Your First Website – Infographic

Launching Your First Website – Infographic

We’re excited to share our new infographic below to help you launch your first website! We will be producing many more of these in the coming weeks. If you have a specific topic you’d like us to cover please let us know via our Contact Us page! You can also download ...

Why your website should be mobile friendly and how to make it so!

Why your website should be mobile friendly and how to make it so!

According to Statisa mobile traffic to websites globally has increased from 31% in Q1 2015 to 51% in Q2 2018. This 20% increase shows the clear need for your website to be mobile friendly, when your visitors open your website on their phone or tablet they want to be able to ...

Independent review from ReviewsPilot

Independent review from ReviewsPilot

We’re really excited to share the new independent review of Hugoton Hosting from ReviewsPilot. ReviewPilot’s Pranay walks through our various offerings from WordPress to VPS’ to Reseller Hosting and analyses how we stack up to the competition in many different ways! With quotes such as “I don’t think there is ...

An Insight Into Our Pricing & Infrastructure

An Insight Into Our Pricing & Infrastructure

As we continue to grow our business and more consumers start to become aware of us, we’ve been asked the same question a few times recently: “How can you offer low pricing while maintaining quality?”, so we thought we’d take some time to explain our pricing and infrastructure here. We want to start ...

How to secure your WordPress website

How to secure your WordPress website

If you currently own or will soon be owning a WordPress site you will no doubt have considered security at some stage. Our guide will help you secure your WordPress site so you can rest assured your content is safe!   Install Two Factor Authentication (2FA) for site admins 2FA ...

What is a CDN and why should you use one?

What is a CDN and why should you use one?

If you’ve read our “What is website caching and why should you use it?” blog post you will remember that we mentioned using a Content Delivery Network (CDN) to improve the performance of your website even more after you finished configuring caching.   What is a CDN? A Content Delivery Network ...

What is website caching and why should you use it?

What is website caching and why should you use it?

Web caching is an amazing technology that every website should be using in one form or another, at least that’s what we think here at Hugoton Hosting! Web caching speeds up site loading times to end users which not only increased user satisfaction, as let’s face it – who likes ...

Avoid “Not Secure” Message On Your Website

Avoid “Not Secure” Message On Your Website

Visiting a website to see “Not Secure” in the address bar is the worst thing you could hope for as a website owner. Since late 2017 Google Chrome, and all other mainstream browsers such as Firefox, Internet Explorer/Edge, Safari and Opera have been warning visitors that the website they are ...

Check Out Our New Video!

Check Out Our New Video!

Video marketing can be a challenge for web hosting providers, but we think we’ve cracked it with our brand new video. Over the past week, we’ve been working with a fantastic creative artist to produce the video above which showcases all of our offerings from website hosting to web design ...

Softaculous Now Available On All Web Hosting & Reseller Hosting Packages!

Softaculous Now Available On All Web Hosting & Reseller Hosting Packages!

Today has been a very busy & exciting day for us with the launch of our new domain marketplace website HugotonDomains.com and now the launch of Softaculous apps installer on all our web hosting and reseller hosting packages! New and existing customers can now, with just one click, install any web ...

Announcing the launch of HugotonDomains.com!

Announcing the launch of HugotonDomains.com!

We are really excited to announce the launch of our brand new premium domain name marketplace HugotonDomains.com! Over time we accumulate domain names and will now list them for sale on our new Hugoton Domains website, Hugoton Domains offers all of our available domain names at competitive prices for purchase ...

New Domain Extensions Now Available!

New Domain Extensions Now Available!

Whether you’re looking for a .com or .co.uk or something more bespoke like a .blog, .eu or maybe even a .me Hugoton Hosting has you covered. We’ve recently expanded the list of domain extensions available to purchase on our site, allowing you to secure the website URL you’ve always wanted! Don’t see ...

All New Members Area!

All New Members Area!

We’re really excited & pleased to announce the launch of our all-new Members Area … Our new Members Area brings with it a wealth of new features including: Support PIN – Your security is paramount, so we will now require a Support PIN when you contact us via live chat ...

We’re an “A” on Pingdoms Website Speed Test and 94/100 on Google Page Speed!

We’re an “A” on Pingdoms Website Speed Test and 94/100 on Google Page Speed!

After some recent optimisations to our site, we’re pleased to share that we’re now rated “A” on Pingdom’s Website Speed Test and 94/100 on Google Page Speed. You can see our results below from Europe, USA, and Australia, so no matter where you are in the world www.www.hugotonhosting.co.uk will always load blazingly ...

Now accepting Cryptocurrency!

Now accepting Cryptocurrency!

We’re pleased to announce that we’re now accepting Cryptocurrency payments for all orders, securely provided by CoinGate. Just select the ‘CoinGate (Cryptocurrency)’ option on your invoice when paying to choose this new method. We of course continue to offer payments via PayPal and Stripe too!

Build your site with Weebly!

Build your site with Weebly!

We have now fully integrated Weebly into our website hosting offerings. Just add a Weebly plan when checking out and you can use it straight away to build your website! Weebly’s drag and drop website builder makes it easy to create a powerful, professional website without any technical skills. Over 40 ...

Find us on Yelp!

Find us on Yelp!

You can now find us on Yelp – https://www.yelp.com/biz/hugoton-hosting-dallas As continue to expand our customer base, it’s more & more important that people can find us quickly online. By advertising on Yelp, we can ensure we’re found with ease when needed! Head over to our Yelp listing today to see our ...

Now listed on Trustpilot

Now listed on Trustpilot

We’re now listed on Trustpilot to make our reviews transparent to everyone! Established in 2005 Hugoton Hosting remains committed to providing fantastic service, support, and pricing to all our customers. By using Trustpilot to showcase our customer’s experiences with us we’re confident you will see why more people are making the ...

Free SSL Certificates!

Free SSL Certificates!

We’re pleased to announce that we have fully integrated Let’s Encrypt™ into our platform!  When customers create an order for any of our Shared Hosting & Reseller plans they can quickly & easily generate a free SSL certificate via their Control Panel by selecting the “Let’s Encrypt™ SSL” option shown below: ...

Our Website Is Now Served Via A CDN!

Our Website Is Now Served Via A CDN!

As our customer footprint grows, we are seeing more and more customers visit our website from across the globe. To ensure we always deliver an optimum experience wherever the visitor is located, we have now deployed our site across the StackPath Content Delivery Network (CDN). Using StackPath allows us to ...

We’re now offering Linux & Windows VPS’!

We’re now offering Linux & Windows VPS’!

Performance is at the heart of all our VPS offerings so you can be sure your server is always online & always available with our newly available Hugoton Hosting VPS’! All our Linux and Windows VPS’ are owned and managed in-house, hosted on our hardware. That means we are not ...

Now accepting Stripe payments!

Now accepting Stripe payments!

In addition to our existing PayPal checkout option, we are pleased to announce our new secure Stripe gateway. Stripe allows you to pay with your credit or debit card in just one secure click. Try it today on your next order!