Their "Grid" hosting package is as cheap as regular shared hosting but cloud architecture enables it to handle huge traffic spikes.
Customer list includes companies as big as: Adobe, Samsung, jQuery and AIGA.
Specialists in WordPress hosting.
A good partnership for designers that don't want to deal with the technical side of creating websites.
Good solution for developers, designers and web development companies reselling hosting to customers.
Media Temple has been providing hosting since 1998. Over 125,000 clients spread across more than 100 different countries, powering more than 1.5 million websites.
Their diverse client base includes small and big business, bloggers, web development agencies, designers – the multitude of services makes them a viable hosting choice for anybody.
Support is based in the U.S. and available 24/7/365 through: chat, Twitter, phone and support ticket.
Media Temple provide everything you would expect from a cutting-edge hosting company:
- Domain name registrations
- SSL Certificates
- Shared Hosting (scalable)
- WordPress Hosting
- VPS Hosting
- Dedicated Servers
- Managed Hosting / Custom Hosting
- Website Migration
- Virb – Site Builder
- Content Delivery Network (CDN)
- Tech Support available On-Demand or Monthly Service
Whereas some hosting companies are focussed on a particular type of client e.g. developers or small businesses – Media Temple offer the services and support levels to take a website that gets only a handful of visitors a day, to becoming one of the busiest websites on the Internet.
The tech support options means developers and other technically minded people still have the option to use support if they need it.
Businesses that want 100% support coverage and monitoring can leave it all in Media Temple’s hands and not worry about anything.
Grid - Shared Web Hosting
Media Temple's Grid hosting platform was built to handle any traffic spikes - unlike traditional shared hosting.
The disks are SSD, storage and bandwidth limits generous, and you can host up to 100 websites in a single account.
- $20 per month
- 100 GB storage
- 1 TB monthly bandwidth
- 1,000 email accounts
- SSD database storage
- Host up to 100 websites
ProCDN - Content Delivery Network
CDNs help websites run faster. They take care of static assets such as images and files - freeing up the website server.
Media Temple's CDN is distributed across multiple data centres across the world, ensuring that visitors to a website can download content as quickly as possible from the location nearest to them.
You can use the ProCDN in conjunction with a Media Temple hosting package or with a website you host elsewhere.
- $20 per month for up to 200 GB
- No storage fees
- 19 distribution location points across 4 continents
- Reduce website loading times
- Optimise bandwidth costs
- Faster website loading times helps with SEO
- Rank higher in search engines
Premium WordPress Hosting
If your WordPress powered website is starting to feel a little sluggish, or the current hosting just can't cope with the traffic - premium WordPress hosting could be the solution.
It costs $29 a month and includes: 3 separate WordPress websites, unlimited bandwidth, SSD drives and automatic backups and updates. You also get access to a number of premium themes for free.
Media Temple have configured a hosting environment optimized specifically for WordPress. Their customised all-in-one control panel integrates management of the hosting environment and the WordPress CMS engine in one easy to use interface.
Your website is protected against malicious attacks and can be instantly restored to any point within the last 30 days. Key features include:
- 20 GB of SSD storage
- Unlimited bandwidth
- Host 3 separate WordPress installations
- 30 days of backup snapshots with one-click restore
- All-in-one control panel
- Exclusive premium themes
- WordPress certification program for support technicians
- Automatic WordPress core and security updates
- Protected, load-balanced, and multiple caching points
Business-Class VPS Hosting
VPS packages are available with or without a graphical control panel to administer the server.
The minimum memory included is 1 GB but this can be increased up to 32 GB, so it's possible to start off small and expand on demand with instant provisioning.
Technical users can control everything themselves, but the "pay as you go" support means there is help there in case of emergencies.
Features available within the VPS plans include:
- Prices start from $30 per month
- 1 GB – 32 GB RAM
- Up to 3 TB bandwidth
- Powerful reseller features
- Guaranteed 99.999% uptime
- Your choice of Linux OS
- Choice of Plesk or cPanel® + full SSH root access
- Instant provisioning & scaling
- 1-click installs of 200+ apps