Two in Three Entrepreneurs See High Costs as a Barrier to Starting an Online Business

August 20, 2009 by · Comments Off on Two in Three Entrepreneurs See High Costs as a Barrier to Starting an Online Business 

Web Hosting ToolsNottingham, UK – Entrepreneurs are being deterred from entering online markets because of misinformed attitudes towards the cost of owning a website, according to research conducted by UK web hosting company, Heart Internet. The results of a study of 1,200 internet users discovered that as many as two in three (65 per cent) are reluctant to start their own business as they perceive high costs are involved.

The survey, commissioned to provide an insight into the opportunities and barriers surrounding ecommerce, found that the majority of internet users are misinformed about what’s involved in creating their own website. Meanwhile, the average price of creating a business website is thought to be as high as £720 (the equivalent of £60 per month).

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Heart Internet Launches Reseller Hosting API

July 22, 2009 by · Comments Off on Heart Internet Launches Reseller Hosting API 

Web Hosting ServicesNottingham, UK – Heart Internet, one of the UK’s leading providers of Reseller Web Hosting, has announced the launch of its reseller hosting API. The API makes it possible for developers to plug in to Heart Internet’s systems to perform such tasks as setting up hosting packages, registering domain name as well as performing administrative tasks such as deactivations or changing a package’s limits, and more via their programming interface.

“We have always prided ourselves on being at the forefront of reseller hosting technology providing our customers with flexible white label products.” Said Heart Internet director Jonathan Brealey “Our API provides resellers with the opportunity to develop their own unique web and desktop based programs accessible directly from our hosting infrastructure, allowing them the freedom to automate their business.”

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