What is Web Hosting for Students?
As the number of computer science classes and online education opportunities are on the rise, students now often require a web hosting service to create their projects. Whether you’re learning how to code, want to communicate with students online, or need to build your professional online presence, you would need a server to upload your project files to so that they are publicly accessible worldwide.
If you are a student, the chances are that you most likely cannot afford the price for purchasing a Premium Hosting Plan. To help you get started, we are offering not just an affordable hosting plan, but one that is FREE to use during the first year!
As long as you are enrolled in an educational program, you will be able to use our student hosting plan cost-free during the first year. You must be able to provide documentation to support enrollment in the university.
The best thing about the Web Hosting for Students plan is that even though this service is cost-free during the first year, you will still receive the same features and service quality that come with our premium hosting plans.
Web Hosting for Students Features.
99.9% network uptime
Easy to get started
Web based file manager
Help & Support
Our customer support team is here to help
24/7 Customer Support.
If you feel that you need real human help, you can reach our dedicated support team. We are here for you 24/7 through trouble tickets, emails and live chat and ready to help! You are welcome to ask us any tech questions in case you are facing problems.We are here to assist you with the installation of your website or any technical issues you may encounter so that you can focus on your course essentials.
Advantages of Web Hosting for Students.
Free services to those in education
Promoting Hosting for Education.
The good news is that finding a hosting home for your website doesn’t mean you need to invest in an expensive hosting plan!To support those who are currently focusing on education we are offering our premium hosting service without any costs for the first year of your studies! You will be able to use our fully-featured hosting plan and create your dream site free of charge without sacrificing the number or quality of features that come with all our paid hosting services. If you are currently working on your professional development, you can quickly create online portfolios to show prospective employers, as well.
Last but not least, can freely use this service to create a commercial project with our web hosting for students plan, so you can also use this service to make earnings to support your studies.
The only requirement for you to benefit from our dedicated web hosting for students plan is to sign up using an email address from a known university or educational institution. Our web hosting for students plan will enable you to have the best of both worlds – premium hosting service, free of charge!
Web Hosting for Students FAQ.
This service is aimed at students who are just starting to create their website or web-based project or are looking for an affordable hosting service. You will receive a premium hosting plan to build your website, your coursework, create your own email account and much more.
Any current or future student at a known university can apply for free for the web hosting plan for students. You must be able to provide documentation to support enrollment in the university.
Yes! With the web hosting for students plan of AwardSpace, you can create a MyName@mysite.com email. Using an email account with your own domain will make it look professional, and you can use it for your CV.
You will be able to host up to 5 websites distributed among two domains and three subdomains. Each subdomain will enable you to create a separate website to use for a different purpose.
This hosting plan can maintain the same type of websites (technology-wise) as every other web hosting plan.
In a word, yes. You’ll be able to use WordPress or Joomla for your website creation tool. In fact, you’ll be able to use a one-click installer to install the CMS you like most.
Yes, every hosting plan with AwardSpace has access to our custom CMS installer – The Zacky Installer -.
This tool will enable you to install a rich variety of popular CMS website platforms such as WordPress, Joomla, SuiteCRM; Concrete5, Elgg, Drupal, MediaWiki, phpBB, Moodle, SimpleMachines, ZenCart, VTiger, OpenCart, OSCommerce, ZenPhoto.
You will have many options to choose between when it comes to CMS installation. These options are the following: WordPress, Joomla, SuiteCRM; Concrete5, elgg, Drupal, MediaWiki, phpBB, moodle, SimpleMachines, ZenCart, VTiger, OpenCart, OSCommerce, ZenPhoto.
You can still use every other CMS, but you won’t be able to install it through the Zacky Installer.
Yes, you can monetize a website on an web hosting for students plan!
If you want to make money online, the two most important things to make money online are a good product and enough traffic. It is essential to show what you sell to a large enough audience.
But even if you don’t have a product to sell, you can monetize your website with ads, affiliate marketing, or whatever creative way you’ve figured out.