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23Dec 15

Claim Your FREE .uk Domain Name – Offer Open Till 7th January 2016

We currently have a fantastic .uk special offer running. Until the 7th January 2016,  you can sign into your client area and register your .uk equivalent domain name for FREE!

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14Dec 15

Give A Personalised Domain Name And Free Hosting As A Gift This Christmas

Christmas is a time of year that is all about giving and sharing, and here at Free Virtual Servers we are getting into the festive spirit early. Instead of giving  a gift of the usual box of chocolates, a run of the mill bottle of wine or a Christmas jumper to someone, why not give them something more personal?

During the month of December you will be able to give one of our free hosting packages to someone as a gift for Christmas! What’s more, you can also gift a personalised domain name to the recipient with this offer, such as or *.

Sign up to give a friend or loved one the gift of a free hosting package and domain, which includes a fully-fledged hosting account, access to Weebly, an industry leading website builder and the most popular control panel on the planet – all for free!

Click here to sign up and give this gift to a friend or loved one which includes all of this as standard*:

  • 75MB bandwidth.
  • 50MB web space.
  • Free Weebly website builder.
  • 1 FTP account.
  • 1 database.
  • 1 email account.

What makes this offer different?

  • Honest Hosting: we’re transparent about our offering and we’ll always ensure your hosting experience is defined by speed and support.
  • Your Very Own Email Address: with us, you own a domain from the get-go.
  • Databases: if you ever want to install other applications, our hosting package offers a database to do just that.
  • An Interconnected Experience: we offer both a stellar hosting package and an award winning site builder.

This offer is valid until December 31st 2015, so to give a unique gift to a friend or loved one for Christmas visit our Free Hosting page to find out more.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us today.

* This package requires the domain name you choose to be hosted with us. Domain names are chargeable, please see here for further details.

03Dec 15

Easy Internet Solutions Sponsors Leicestershire Law Society’s Newly Qualified Event

We are proud to be sponsors of the Leicestershire Law Society’s Newly Qualified event which is taking place next week on Thursday 10th December 2015 at College Court in Leicester. The Leicestershire Law Society comprises 500 members who are solicitors practising in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

The event, which will run from 5.30pm till 7.00pm, will comprise of networking and presentations and a short ceremony where all newly qualified solicitors will be announced.  During the event we will be showcasing Free Virtual Servers and the benefits/features this offers to legal companies.

At Easy Internet Solutions we are seeing more and more legal firms signing up to our services and are receiving additional enquiries, especially for our free hosting services offered through Free Virtual Servers.

We have strong roots in the Leicestershire local community and are proud to sponsor events such as these, having previously sponsored the Leicestershire Women In Business Awards,  the National Diversity Awards and the Go Ahead Youth Star Awards.  

If you would like us to consider sponsoring your event or community group in 2016, please give us a call on 0333 222 4080 or visit our contact us page, we would love to hear from you.

01Dec 15

7 Key Technological Leaps We’ve Seen In The Last 12 Years

Happy BirthdayToday FVS turns 12 years old. Let’s just let that sink in for a moment. That’s 12 years of changing technologies and new innovations. Over the years we’ve helped hundreds of thousands of people get online, and we’ve also been around to see how things have inevitably changed in the world of technology.

To celebrate our 12 year anniversary, here are 7 of the biggest changes in technology since we started Free Virtual Servers in 2003:

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15May 15

Starting an Online Business for Rookies

Start a BusinessBill Gates himself acknowledges the fact that if a business isn’t on the internet, then it’s likely to be buried within a few years. With the rise of smartphones, more savvy consumers are browsing the web for shopping options. Easy access and a wide customer range have lured businessmen to conquer the World Wide Web through an online business.

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09Jan 15

What is a VPN and how can it protect your privacy online?

In today’s cyber society where most of our lives and daily activities are run, managed, communicated and ultimately tracked and stored online, it can often feel like our personal privacy and anonymity is a thing of the past. However, despite the hunger from ‘The Powers That Be’ to monitor and track our every move online, there is what you might call a rebellion in the wing, a network of secret tunnels burrowing around the ‘all seeing’ eyes of the ISP firewalls and giving all those that pass through them complete online invisibility! No this is not middle earth fantasy – this is what is known as a VPN!

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12Sep 14

It’s Time To Take Online Security Seriously

ghackGmail users have been advised to change their account passwords after account details were leaked online.

An unfortunate reality of the Internet is a phenomenon known in security circles as ‘credential dumps’ which is the leaking of usernames and passwords on the Internet. This week, we saw a whopping 5 million Gmail email addresses and passwords leaked on a Russian Bitcoin forum, this was a massive hack that has left people very sceptical about their online security.

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21Aug 14

5 Tips On Choosing a Web Hosting Provider

5 Tips On Choosing a Web Hosting Provider

From the moment you set up your website it is vital that you have a web hosting company that meets your needs, or it can have a detrimental effect on your business in the future. Choosing the right web hosting company is by no means an easy task, so here are five things you should consider before making that all important decision.

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