Q: Why should I move my site? What does website migration entail?

A: The website migration service on offer at Martfro Hosting is entirely free of cost and involves moving all your web files, databases and emails from your present web hosting provider to your brand–new hosting account with us. We will also update all the configuration settings needed for your web sites to be completely functional on our next–generation cloud hosting platform.Our technicians are completely capable of moving any type of website. With years of experience in this field, they are experts in the specificities of our web hosting platform, our Control Panel and all other well–known Control Panels. For them, moving a custom–built web app with many custom libraries is as elementary as moving a plain WordPress–based blog.

Q: Why should I move my site? What does website migration entail?
Q: Just how long will the website migration process take?

A: We try to accomplish all website migrations as fast as possible. Yet, we do not have a fixed time frame for web site migrations. There are certain facets that you have to take into consideration – the mere size of your website and the workload of our website migration team, etc. We constantly strive to implement each migration in under 48 hours. With smaller–sized websites, our staff typically manages to finish in less than 24 hours.

Q: Just how long will the website migration process take?
Q: Do you need anything from me before you start transferring my website?

A: We don’t request any sensitive info. We will need, though, the login information for your current hosting account and the name of the website that you’d like to migrate.

Q: Do you need anything from me before you start transferring my website?
Q: The login info for my hosting account is sensitive. How can I trust you?

A: Our Privacy Policy is an inseparable part of the agreement that we’ll have with you as a customer. We’re dedicated to safeguarding the safety of the private data gathered from the clients. To achieve this, we employ technical security measures in order to prevent the loss, the abuse, the alteration or the unlawful leakage of the personal info under our control. The measures include, but are not limited to: physical, digital and administrative procedures to safeguard and secure the information that we obtain on the web. When we ask clients to supply financial info (for example, a debit card number), this info is shielded using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology.

Q: The login info for my hosting account is sensitive. How can I trust you?
Q: Will my site be unavailable during the migration?

A: While we move your website, it will be available both in your web hosting account with us and in your account with your previous web hosting provider. As soon as the migration is complete, we will ensure that everything is functioning correctly and that the integrity of your data is not affected before telling you that the migration is done. Then we will explain to you how to move the domain to your hosting account with us and how to change the DNS settings.

Q: Will my site be unavailable during the migration?
Q: Will my present web hosting provider know that I’m leaving them?

A: No. We’ll never touch base with your hosting provider about anything at all. They won’t be aware of the web site migration either.

Q: Will my present web hosting provider know that I’m leaving them?
Q: Does it matter what platform my present hosting provider is using?

A: We can migrate your website from any web hosting provider or any Linux–based hosting platform given that we can receive access to the Control Panel and there is File Transfer Protocol access available.The only web sites that we cannot migrate are those based on closed–source software applications such as Wix, BaseKit, Jimdo, Website Tonight, Four Square and Mr Site.

Q: Does it matter what platform my present hosting provider is using?