XOOPS Hosting

Feature rich shared web hosting packages

Our XOOPS hosting provides fast, reliable and secure hosting for your websites.

99.9% Uptime

Lightning Fast Speeds

24/7/365 Support

XOOPS is a highly regarded Content Management System within the open source scene. To clarify the name, XOOPS stands for eXtensible Object Oriented Portal System – a CMS that is built on the ever popular combination of PHP and MySQL database.

As a CMS, it can be used for a wide range of sites from small to large, blog sites to a fully managed corporate site. To experience the added benefits, as with any popular CMS, is through the ability to extend through plugins or, in this case, modules.

All XOOPS hosting plans are on lightning-fast servers based in the UK,
and come with best in-class support

Our servers are in a tier IV data center in the midlands (tier IV is the fastest tier)




£24 yearly to save 16%

  • 10GB Disk Space
  • 100GB Data Transfer
  • 2 Websites
  • 10 Email Accounts




£48 yearly to save 16%

  • 25GB Disk Space
  • 500GB Data Transfer
  • 5 Websites
  • 20 Email Accounts




£72 yearly to save 16%

  • 100GB Disk Space
  • 1000GB Data Transfer
  • 10 Websites
  • UNLIMITED Email Accounts




£96 yearly to save 16%

  • UNLIMITED Disk Space
  • UNLIMITED Data Transfer
  • UNLIMITED Websites
  • UNLIMITED Email Accounts

Extending Your Site

There are a multitude of modules that are not just limited to blog sites. Initially XOOPS can be used as a small blog site, though it can scale to a news site or forum, or even an enterprise level site such as eCommerce.

XOOPS comes preloaded with a wide range of core modules to get you started, though you can download additional add-ons via the admin area’s Modules section. These files are usually compressed files that can be downloaded, uncompressed then reuploaded accordingly.

Similar to extending your site through modules, you can also customise the appearance of your site. XOOPS uses the Smarty template engine – web templates written in PHP. Thankfully, if you are not so savvy with creating your own custom template directly with PHP, there is an abundance of user created templates available either free or at a premium on the marketplace.

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Excellent web hosting support 24/7/365.

With every shared web hosting plan, you’re backed by a dedicated team of hosting support professionals, ready to assist you. Phone, ticket and live chat.

Our team of experts offer round the clock support to ensure that you get the help that you need, when you need it (including bank holidays).

No long delays, no outsourced support and no jargon – whenever you want a hand, we’re always here.


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Our XOOPS hosting is perfect for…

XOOPS is an excellent Content Management System solution for anyone seeking a small, medium or large scale website. As a general rule, any decent CMS should come with a wide variety of methods to extend and XOOPS is no exception – there are plenty of modules at your disposal to make this a very viable option.

XOOPS is relatively easy to use and intuitive when it comes to user management. Administrators can search for individual members, moderate their posts, send email, private message and ascertain which groups and what permissions they have assigned – for example, whether they are a moderator or not.

With the built in messaging system, administrators can contact individual members or groups without the need of manually copy and pasting from address books. Particularly useful if you aim to address groups – it can all be done through the messaging system.

All of our web hosting packages promise high performance, super fast web hosting with a 99.9% uptime guarantee. We ensure your site is fast, reliable and secure.

Quick and easy setup

Set up a new site in minutes


One-Click Install

Install WordPress, Joomla, Drupal and over 200 web applications. Fast installation, and no advanced technical knowledge required!

Free Migration

FREE Migration

Our experts will migrate any existing shared web hosting account, seamlessly and free of charge

Fast Migration

FAST Migration

If you switch to us, we’ll migrate your entire web hosting account from your old provider within 24 hours.


Secure hosting for your website

DDOS Protection

All your websites will be protected by 1,000Gbps of DDOS protection from attacks.

SSL Encryption

SSL Encryption

Enable secure connections with unlimited 2048-bit Comodo SSL certificates

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The price you purchase today is guaranteed for life. That means we’ll never increase your fees. This offer is unique to hosting.co.uk – many other hosting providers increase fees at renewal!

Money Back Guarantee

100% Money-Back Guarantee

We’re so confident in our service that we offer a full 30 day money-back guarantee on all web hosting packages. That’s unconditional, no quibbles. Happy customers are our priority. Did you see our reviews?

Shared Web Hosting Plans




Pay £24 yearly to save 16%

Disk Space 10GB
Data Transfer/MoUnique Web Sites 100GB
Unique Web Sites 2
cPanel view demo
Email Accounts 10
MySQL Databases 5
Account Migration
Dedicated IP Address £20/year
1-Click Software Installers
99.9% Uptime Guarantee
Price Freeze Guarantee



Pay £48 yearly to save 16%

Disk Space 25GB
Data Transfer/MoUnique Web Sites 500GB
Unique Web Sites 5
cPanel view demo
Email Accounts 20
MySQL Databases 10
Account Migration
Dedicated IP Address £20/year
1-Click Software Installers
99.9% Uptime Guarantee
Price Freeze Guarantee



Pay £72 yearly to save 16%

Disk Space 100GB
Data Transfer/MoUnique Web Sites 1000GB
Unique Web Sites 10
cPanel view demo
Email Accounts UNLIMITED
Account Migration
Dedicated IP Address £20/year
1-Click Software Installers
99.9% Uptime Guarantee
Price Freeze Guarantee



Pay £96 yearly to save 16%

Data Transfer/MoUnique Web Sites UNLIMITED
Unique Web Sites UNLIMITED
cPanel view demo
Email Accounts UNLIMITED
Account Migration
Dedicated IP Address FREE
1-Click Software Installers
99.9% Uptime Guarantee
Price Freeze Guarantee

XOOPS hosting features

All of our web hosting plans include valuable additional features and constant support. See for yourself:


24/7/365 hosting support

Our team of experts offer round the clock support to ensure that that you get the help you need, when you need it. Whenever you want a hand, we’re always here.


99.9% uptime guarantee

Our tier IV UK data center ensure that you receive the reliable hosting that you deserve, keeping your account online for your customers. 100% uptime is the norm.

Fast and reliable servers

You won’t find faster servers anywhere else in the UK. Our infrastructure is fast, reliable and secure to ensure your website always has quick page load time and no downtime.

cPanel control panel

Our web hosting plans include cPanel as standard to ensure that you benefit from easy web-based management of your host for easy web-based management of your hosting account.

Full programming support

You’ve got your language, we’ve got the support. PHP, MySQL, Perl, HTML, CSS, HTML5, JavaScript, Python, Ruby on Rails and more are all supported in our web hosting plans.

Private email

Our web hosting packages include secure and private email, accessible through your phone, webmail and desktop.

Automatic Daily Backup

Make sure you always have a copy of your website in case anything goes wrong. Choose how much space you need at checkout, with 5GB starting at only £15/year, going up to 200GB for £375/year.

Web Hosting FAQs

Do I need hosting?

If you want your website to be on the internet, then you need web hosting! If you’re unsure of how to get started, our friendly customer support team are always on hand and happy to help.

By hosting with us, you can also always rest assured that you’re able to upgrade or downgrade at any time to meet your changing needs.

Read our beginners guide to web hosting to find out more.

What is shared hosting?

With this type of hosting, there are more than one websites using a server and its resources. Often, each user will have a certain amount of resources allocated to them, but this can also be impacted by the use of the other sites in the server.


In general, shared hosting is a great option for people and sites that are just starting out. The maintenance and important tasks are all taken care of by us. You can concentrate on making your website the best it can be.

Do I have to know lots of technical information?

The short answer to this question is: no. We have a great customer support team who can help you through this process, from deciding what is the best option for you, all the way up to troubleshooting issues you might be having.

Obviously having some technical knowledge will help you out, but it’s by no means a necessity.

Do I need a domain name?

With Hosting.co.uk, you can continue to use your current domain name and website design and simply buy a web hosting plan to suit your requirements. Equally, if you don’t yet have one, you can register a new domain through us.

If you need a new domain name, this guide to choosing the right domain name might help.

What are the benefits of shared hosting?

There are multiple upsides to this format. The first is the cost savings, this is the most economical model. The second is the ease with which this form can be upgraded to a larger package. Thirdly, you will not need any technical knowledge.

Are there any negatives?

There are some points to consider if you are looking at this package. If load speed is vital, VPS and dedicated packages will be able to provide a faster service. Secondly, there is the potential that other users of the server can impact on your sites performance. Alongside that, if your traffic levels increase, there could also be a decrease in the performance of your site. Lastly, there is not much potential to customise the server towards your own particular needs.

Technical Information

Beginner Advanced Business Ultimate
Multi Language cPanel
Shell Access (SSH)
FTP Accounts Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
IP Deny Manager
DNS Zone Management
Password Protect Directories
Cron Jobs
Hotlink Protection
SSL Certificates from £7.5/year from £7.5/year from £7.5/year from £7.5/year
Dedicated IP £20 per year - Optional £20 per year - Optional £20 per year - Optional free
Daily Backups
SpamAssassin AntiSpam Technology
Operating System CloudLinux CloudLinux CloudLinux CloudLinux
Our one-click script installers
View Server Status
Index Manager
File Manager
Error Logs
Raw Access Logs
URL Redirect/Forwarding
Email Features
Email Accounts 10 100 Unlimited Unlimited
Mailing Lists Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Auto responders Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Email Forwarders Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Email Aliases Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
MX Record Modification
Spam Free Email
Personal Mail Servers
Personal Mail Servers
Catch-all Facility
Database Support
MySQL Databases 5 10 Unlimited Unlimited
Server Side Scripts
PHP Selector (5.*, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2)
Perl 5+
Zend Optimizer
Image Magick, GD, cURL
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
TCL, Python and Ruby
Server Side Includes (SSI)
Multimedia Support
HTTP Streaming
Flash Compatible
Shockwave Compatible
Security Features
Virus Scan Feature
Hardened Web Servers
Secure Datacenter Environment
Technical Support
24x7 Ticketing Support
24x7 Live Support
Online Manuals
Billing Management
Billing Management Area
Online Invoice Statements
99.9% Uptime or higher
30 Day Money Back Guarantee
Same-day Setup
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