How to transfer your Web Hosting services to Web4Africa

This write-up presupposes that you have an existing web hosting service elsewhere. Depending on what type of existing web hosting platform you are on, order for Web Hosting with Web4Africa at web4africa.com by choosing the relevant platform: Linux or ASP.NET (Windows). If your current web hosting account is powered by […]

How to transfer a .co.za domain name to Web4Africa

Web4Africa is an accredited .co.za domain registrar and thus uses a modern technology [known as EPP] to connect to the .co.za registry. There are two types of .co.za domain transfers: Registrar Transfer: This involves transferring your .co.za domain name from another accredited .co.za registrar to Web4Africa. Simply order for a […]

Domain Name Restrictions for .ng

The .ng registry forbids the registration of domain names containing the following words/phrases: .*allah.* .*arse.* .*ass.hole.* .*asshole.* .*bestiality.* .*blow.*.job.* .*bondage.* .*clit.* .*cock.* .*cunt.* .*dick.* .*faggot.* .*fuck.* .*incest.* .*molest.* .*nude.* .*porn.* .*pussy.* .*sex.* .*slut.* .*wanker.* .*whore.* Where legitimate domains are blocked, we can make a case with the .ng registry to lift the restriction temporarily, […]

Free Domain Names explained

How to qualify We do remove the cost of domain registration or transfer from your invoice automatically when you order for annual web hosting on our Linux hosting platform, or Plan C on our Windows platform. However, the domain name must be included in the web hosting order, to qualify. Also, […]

I have paid but my domain name is still Pending

Did you pay online? Our order system is fully automated and domain name registration and hosting services are processed in real time for most domain extensions and hosting packages. If your order is still in PENDING status after online payment, it could be due to one of the following reasons: […]

Where are Web4Africa servers located?

Web4Africa offers hosting solutions from its own hardware (servers and network equipment) spread across 4 datacentres in Accra, Ghana Lagos, Nigeria Johannesburg, South Africa Clients have the option of choosing any of the data centre locations during the order process.

How Do I Pay for your Services?

Web4Africa accepts payment online for all services via the following methods: Paypal Interswitch Verve, Visa Naira & Naira Mastercard (in Nigeria) Mobile Money wallets: MTN MobileMoney, TigoCash, Airtel Money, Vodafone Cash (in Ghana) MPesa (in Kenya) PerfectMoney bitcoin & dozens of other cryptocurrencies altcoins Credit / Debit card Online bank payment […]

What uses up the bandwidth in my Web Hosting account?

Websites sometimes display the error message Bandwidth Limit Exceeded. This is because the bandwidth allocated to the hosting account has been used-up. Web Traffic Please be informed that bandwidth gets consumed by the amount of traffic your website gets from your online visitors. In other words, bandwidth is the amount […]

How to add an addon domain in cPanel

Kindly follow the steps below: Log into cPanel Under “Domains” click on “Addon domains” Next, you will need to fill out the details of the add-on domain:- * New Domain Name: Enter the domain name you are adding to your cPanel. * Ftp Username: When adding a new domain to […]