Top Launches New Shared Hosting Features

October 21, 2011 by  

Web HostingToronto, ON ─ has announced that it has launched a series of updates to its shared web hosting plans, offering new names and enhanced features for both its Linux and Windows Hosting product lines.

The Basic Web hosting plan, based on the CentOS Linux platform, has been rebranded as the Personal Website hosting plan, highlighting its popularity for personal uses such as blogging, WordPress hosting as well as Personal and Small Business use. Included with the new package a $25 credit for Bing and Yahoo! Search advertising, as well as a $25 Google Adwords credit, for a total of $50 in advertising credits.

The Premium web hosting plan has also been rebranded as the Business Hosting plan, highlighting its full feature set designed to give SMBs everything they need to get started with their online presence, from Microsoft Exchange-based email, to dual platform Windows and Linux shared hosting platforms as well as $100 in search advertising credits.

The most significant changes come with the launch of the eCommerce Hosting plan, previously known as the Professional package. This hosting package comes with all the standard features in the Business hosting plan, plus additional mailboxes and databases, as well as bundled eCommerce features that can help get businesses selling their products or services online. Included in the eCommerce features are a free installation and license for Pinnacle Cart, a leading shopping cart solution that touts a user friendly experience, designed specifically from a Marketing perspective, and offering PCI PA-DSS compliant features. Rounding out the package is a free RapidSSL Certificate which can be used with either the shopping cart or shared hosting webspace, as well as $150 in credits from Bing & Yahoo! Search advertising and Google Adwords.

“We feel that it’s important to help encourage our customers to achieve success, by providing them with the right services, products and incentives to encourage their business,” said Tim Attwood, Product Manager for “When our customers succeed, we will also succeed”.

The full range of enhanced Shared Web Hosting plans are available from are designed specifically with Individuals and Small to Medium Sized businesses in mind.

About is owned and managed by SoftCom Inc., a privately held company headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 1997, SoftCom provides reliable and cost effective Email and Web Hosting services to more than 10 million customers with support of 26 languages in 140 countries worldwide. The name and the logo are registered trademarks of SoftCom Inc.

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