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Sorry for the long message, but I hope one of you can help me.
I am the creator and the manager of four websites of non-profit organizations and I am looking for a free hosting for them. These websites are non-profit projects with the purpose of increase the interaction and discussion among environmental researchers (a very serious project). Some of these sites are new, but the oldest one is working since 1998 and have already helped a lot of people.
I am intending to renew the old sites and make the new ones in a new format. The new websites are intended to work basically as collaborative systems, so they will require some basic features like a news system (maybe a blog with comments), a forum and a wiki. I am not asking you to have these features pre-installed in the system, I am just emphasizing It because more than bandwidth, I will certain need php and a good flexibility with the mysql databases.
The websites are intended to be mostly text-based and light weight - everything to make the system fast and accessible everywhere. The system will not be used to store and redistribute files, but for discussion and sharing opinions and comments. On this way, the websites will not require too much of your system in terms of bandwidth and storage space. Actually, compared to gaming or graphics sites, my websites will be much lighter.
Unfortunately one of the essential requirements of the service to be offered is not to have any type of advertisement in the website. I know that you guys just can offer the free services because someone pays for that, by means costumers or advertisement systems. However, as these sites are for non-profit organizations, which in their essence are intended to have neither governmental nor commercial links, the absence of advertisement is an essential point in order to keep its impartiality behaviour. But it does not mean we are not thankful! All the credits and acknowledgement to the host provider will be ensured in the website – all the supporters must be remembered in this type of initiative.
Please, be aware that I am not intending to move the websites from one host to another anymore. These are projects intended to be permanent, so I need a host which is prepared to supply the free service for many years.
In the end, the service I am looking for has the following characteristics for EACH website: Domain and Subdomain hosting, PHP, CGI and MySQL, and, of course, free of charge. Other extra features like CPanel and Fantastico are welcome!
The service donated by you will be reflected in the serious work that these websites are intended to do. I am also a professional donating my time in support of a worthy project.
I sponsor only personal sites, band sites and Albums, Artist sites, Personal blogs, and Sports Related forums.
I am not a free hosting provider. This means I do not make a living from this. “I sponsor” means I give space and site for free.
All Sponsorships come with a fully operational Cpanel and Installatron.
If you think you meet my requirements for sponsorship. Please e-mail me at at email@example.com
Note: I do not run my server off my local PC. I own a VPS with WHM/Cpanel
I'll be more than happy to host your site. I dont run a free hosting company but like to get involved in the community.
Your Hosting Plan would include all options that Cpanel provides.
Contact me through my site at: http://www.three-point-o.com
You will find our service to be top notch. Visit our site and see for your self. If you need any help just post in our forums. If you want to activate an account please post in our forums under free hosting. We will set you up with in 12 hours.
All accounts are FREE and come with Full CPanel. Ftp access, unlimited email accounts ect.
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Sorry for the late in response!
Thank you all very much for the support! I am very glad you recognize the worthy cause of my projects offering me these opportunities.
I will evaluate each proposal and try to contact you as soon as possible.
In the meantime, if someone else has any other proposal, please feel free to post here!
I couldn't reach your site Crumbs (shinkaze or Ice-Webs). Is your site online?
I would like to thank all the people who offered me places to host my websites. I found a good host here.
However, I know people who may be interested in hosting their domains with the same conditions I listed above. So, if someone has another offer, I would be glad if you could post It here.
Originally Posted by Crumbs
What kind of promises do you require from people that request free hosting?
Were you taling to me then ??Originally Posted by HMarker
I ask in general
If you still need hosting just PM me.
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