Web hosting

Our industry-leading web hosting products and services continue to raise standards. Our web hosting plans are perfect for websites of all sizes, so whether you're building your first website, looking for powerful and flexible web hosting without limits, or advanced ecommerce hosting, we have a solution to make your website a success.

Starter
Starlite
Starburst

Our range of web hosting plans have been designed to suit all budgets and requirements, so whether you're looking for cheap web hosting or the ultimate in professional web hosting, we have something to suit. With web hosting from Hostar you can take advantage of hundreds of features including web hosting tools, generators and a huge library of one-click install scripts – all at no extra cost.

Package Starter Starlite Starburst
Price (monthly) £4.99 £9.99 £12.49
Web Space 1,000Mb 10,000Mb UNLIMITED
Monthly Bandwidth 30,000Mb 60,000Mb UNLIMITED
Free domain name - - Yes
Email Features
Webmail Yes Yes Yes
400MB Mail Boxes (POP3 & IMAP) 1 100 500
2GB Premium Mail Boxes (POP3 & IMAP) £10 per year £10 per year £10 per year
10GB Microsoft Exchange Mail Box £10 per month £10 per month £10 per month
Autoresponders 1 10 500
Mailing Lists 1 10 500
Email Forwarders 1 10 500
Catch All Email Yes Yes Yes
Junk Mail Filters Yes Yes Yes
Email Summary Yes Yes Yes
Email Filter Logs Yes Yes Yes
Virus Scanning £19.99 £19.99 £19.99
Website Statistics

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Error & Access/Referrer/Agent Logs Yes Yes Yes
Google Sitemaps Generator Yes Yes Yes
Webalizer Graphical Statistics Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
Access Features

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1 1 1
- 10 500
Yes Yes Yes
- - Yes
Database Features

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- 2 500
- Yes Yes
Advanced Features

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Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
- 1 500
- Yes Yes
£x £x £x
Mobile website builder £3.99 per month £3.99 per month £3.99 per month
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
- - Yes
£19.99 £19.99 £19.99
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
FTP Locking Yes Yes Yes
Programming Features

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PHP4 Yes Yes Yes
PHP5 with SOAP Support Yes Yes Yes
Perl Yes Yes Yes
Python Yes Yes Yes
RealAudio Yes Yes Yes
Ruby Hosting Yes Yes Yes
Rails Yes Yes Yes
ImageMagick Yes Yes Yes
Ghostscript Yes Yes Yes
Zend Optimizer Yes Yes Yes
GD Yes Yes Yes
Ecommerce Features

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Shared Secure Server Access - Yes Yes
osCommerce Shopping Cart - Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
OpenCart - Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
- Yes Yes
£49 £49 £49
Free Web Tools

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- Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Huge Graphics Archive Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes Yes
50 Flash Banners Yes Yes Yes
100+ Company Logos Yes Yes Yes
100 Banner Templates Yes Yes Yes
22,500 Photos Yes Yes Yes
75,000 Web Art Images Yes Yes Yes
Massive Web App Library

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Joomla CMS 1.6, 1.5 & 1.0 - Yes Yes
WordPress Blog - Yes Yes
Concrete5 CMS - Yes Yes
bbPress - Yes Yes
BuddyPress - Yes Yes
Drupal Content Management System - Yes Yes
phpBB 2 & 3 Online Discussion Forum - Yes Yes
Elgg Social Networking System - Yes Yes
Vanilla Forums - Yes Yes
Pligg Social Networking - Yes Yes
Moodle - Yes Yes
CMS Made Simple - Yes Yes
Piwik - Yes Yes
Simple Machines Forum (SMF) - Yes Yes
Zenphoto - Yes Yes
StatusNet - Yes Yes
LimeSurvey - Yes Yes
Open Web Analytics - Yes Yes
Guestbook Yes Yes Yes
Geeklog Blog - Yes Yes
Nucleus Blog - Yes Yes
Mambo CMS - Yes Yes
Locked Area Lite Password Manager - Yes Yes
Eblah Online Discussion Forum Yes Yes Yes
Typo3 Content Management System - Yes Yes
Crafty Syntax Live Help - Yes Yes
PHP Coin Web Hosting Billing System - Yes Yes
Openads - Advert Banner System - Yes Yes
dot Project - Project Management System - Yes Yes
osTicket - Ticket System - Yes Yes
Postcards Yes Yes Yes
Form to Email with CAPTCHA Yes Yes Yes
Custom 404 and 500 Error Pages Yes Yes Yes
Search Engine Yes Yes Yes
Free For All Links page Yes Yes Yes
Banner Advertising System Yes Yes Yes
Online Auction - Just Like EBay Yes Yes Yes
Domain Name Checker Yes Yes Yes
Coppermine Online Photo Gallery Yes Yes Yes
Web Calendar Yes Yes Yes
Web Survey Yes Yes Yes
Internet Countdown Yes Yes Yes
Random Text Displayer Yes Yes Yes
Random Images Displayer Yes Yes Yes
Tell-A-Friend Yes Yes Yes
Web Ring Yes Yes Yes
Trouble Ticket Express Yes Yes Yes
Classified Adverts Yes Yes Yes
Java Clock Yes Yes Yes
Gallery2 Yes Yes Yes
RoundCube Webmail - Yes Yes
MediaWiki - Yes Yes
SugarCRM - Yes Yes
Data Centre Features

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Cloud Technology Yes Yes Yes
Multiple 10Gb Connections to the Internet Yes Yes Yes
10 Gigabit Network Yes Yes Yes
Diverse Fibre Networks Yes Yes Yes
Hosted on Dell Super Servers Yes Yes Yes
Load Balanced Storage Systems Yes Yes Yes
Redundant Data Backup Yes Yes Yes
Redundant Power Feeds Yes Yes Yes
Redundant Uninterruptible Power Supplies Yes Yes Yes
Redundant Standby Generators Yes Yes Yes
Redundant Cooling Systems Yes Yes Yes
24 X 7 X 365 Onsite Manned Yes Yes Yes
Fire Suppression Yes Yes Yes
CCTV and Smart Card Access Yes Yes Yes
JavaScript Generator

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Break Frames Yes Yes Yes
Bookmark Us Yes Yes Yes
Set Home Page Link Yes Yes Yes
Logo Branding Yes Yes Yes
Frameless Popup Yes Yes Yes
Browser Entry Yes Yes Yes
Language Yes Yes Yes
Avenue Search Yes Yes Yes
Popup Page Yes Yes Yes

Although we offer cheap web hosting, we don't compromise on quality. All our servers are hosted in our state-of-the-art UK data centre, so you get all the benefits of UK web hosting and plenty of support for your web hosting account.

Looking for advice and tips?

Hostar founder, Oliver, has set up a free website to help anyone setting up or managing a website.

Clictu.com contains articles, advice and tips on all aspects of managing and marketing a website. He welcomes suggestions from you about the topics you would like to see and best of all - its all FREE.

Free conference calls

Save yourself the time, hassle and cost of going to meetings and have a conference call instead. Minglur are a free conference call service.

With no contracts or billing you simply pay for the local rate call through your exisitng phone provider. The best bit though is they give you reward points for all the minutes you use and they even give you points for all the others on the call too. These points can then be redeemed for iPads, restaurant vouchers, cinema tickets, wine or even a car! minglur.com