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How Hosting in UK is Different to Web Hosting Abroad

One of the many questions that gets asked when it comes to hosting UK is how hosting in UK is different to web hosting abroad, and that is the very question we will be answering today in this one of a kind article. Other than hosting in the UK being quite self-explanatory as one hosts a website in the United Kingdom and obviously abroad is outside of the United Kingdom. There is more to it than just the difference in countries and names.

Hosting UK Performance Benefits

One of the many benefits that some people might have figured out but for many it won’t be the case are the search engine optimisation benefits. If you have a business which is located in the United Kingdom and your website is located in the United Kingdom then you will rise in the search results for in the United Kingdom.

Sufficed to say if your website is hosted in the UK you will rank better in than etc.

To understand servers in a simpler way you need to understand that if you want to target a UK audience that hosting in UK is the best option. As, basic functionality of the internet runs through wires, even though we all think of being wireless the data is picked up by a data centre which converts the data through wires to its destination. In laments terms, the shorter the journey from one area to another, the better.

Data Protection Benefits

Another of the many benefits in this country are the data protection laws that any individual in this country who lives here benefits from. As you might be or might not be aware of, any server that is based in the United Kingdom through hosting in UK is subject to the Data Protection Act of 1998. Which in laments terms is a piece of legislation that protects your personal data in the United Kingdom.

Deciding not the host in the UK will mean that your data is governed by the law within that territory of the world. In some ways this could be advantageous but it would be worth researching this before making a decision.

Why Choose UK Box As Your Hosting in UK Provider

UK Box takes cheap website hosting to a whole new level as our packages start from as low as £2.99 and go up accordingly which you can view on our website. You also get numerous benefits from coming on board with us as your hosting in UK provider. So, let us go through the many benefits we can give you when you come on board with us here at UK Box.

  • Host Multiple Domains
  • Optimised for WordPress
  • Unlimited Storage
  • Ultra-Fast Cloud
  • Unlimited Data Transfer
  • 1 Primary Domain & Up To 6 Add On Domains
  • Unlimited Email Accounts
  • Online Pro Webmail
  • 1 Click Easy App Installer
  • cPanel Control Panel
  • SSL Certificate
  • Backup / Restore Wizard
  • UK Data Centre
  • Unlimited Support

So, with all that in mind when you’re next thinking about hosting in UK or hosting abroad for your business in the United Kingdom, you know that the best option is definitely the United Kingdom and that you should host your website with us!

Get in Touch with Us and Start Your Hosting in UK Experience!

There are many ways to get in touch with us here at UK Box and begin your hosting in UK experience. First you can always send us an email at and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Sometimes this can take up to a few hours to reply during peak times of the business.

The second way to get in touch with us is to give us a call on 03333050175 and one of our helpful team will pick up the phone and answer any questions that you might have. These can either be about the service we provide, it’s benefits and what you ultimately get or about the business itself, it is entirely up to you. Our staff are dedicated to helping you however they can and will always be here to help.

The third and final way of getting in touch with us here at UK Box and beginning your hosting in UK experience is to use our contact form. Which you can find on our contact us page of our website, this will be forwarded to our emails and we will get back to you as soon as we can just like our normal email. Luckily, we get a notification about this and it is also stored in our website which lets us know that the email has been received.