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Big Rock Hosting Review

(Last Updated On: March 23, 2017)[review]

Big Rock Review:-

BigRock Review


BigRock is one of the famous web hosting and domain seller service from India, in this Big Rock Review will try explain why they are famous for their affordable hosting plans, they are also one of the prominent leading domain registrars and web hosting companies in India.

BigRock was the subsidiary of the Directi group founded by Bhavin Turakhia in 2010.

Currently BigRock belongs to EIG company which also holds HostGator, BlueHost etc hosting companies.

Though BigRock belong to EIG, they differ in their services, BigRock offers web hoting as low as RS 179/Month.

BigRock Hosting is famous for their easy website builder, with all hosting plans you can create your website with BigRock’s easy website builder.

Another advantage with BigRock Hosting is you can choose your web hosting server location between US or India during signup, this is helpful if you wanted to target geographic specific customers.

Big Rock guarantee’s 99.9% uptime, however you can’t claim any credits in case if BigRock Hosting misses to maintain the web hosting server uptime.

You get 30-day Money Back guarantee with all Big Rock web hosting plans, incase if you feel their web hosting plan is not suitable to host your website.


In domain and web hosting Registrar services, BigRock Hosting is one of the ICANN accredited domain registrars in India.

BigRock Hosting motto is to ensure un-interrupted web hosting service for small commercial enterprises, professionals and individuals.

BigRock Hosting offers web hosting service in both windows and Linux platforms, currently BigRock has over 6 million customer’s domains with 4.7 million subscribers around the globe.

Of all the web hosting registrars in India, BigRock Hosting is the most powerful, award-winning ICANN accredited domain name registrar. It, being one of the reputed web hosting providers in India offers a wide range of web hosting services and even more.

BigRock, with its features of domain services at highly affordable rates, can benefit the customers to access the unlimited domains, email and disk space along with a guaranteed 99.9% uptime.

Along with the domain registration, Big Rock Hosting provide the value-added services involving the website design and web site building services.

BigRock Hosting also offers email hosting, shared web hosting, virtual servers, cloud servers, reseller web hosting, and even the dedicated servers.

Almost all famous CMS software’s and online applications are supported by Big Rock web hosting services.

BigRock also provides e-Commerce solutions, digital certificates and much more.

With BigRock’s Pro web hosting plan, you get unlimited resources, Pro web hosting plan cost you around RS 399/- per month for 3 years contract, still is cheap compare to other web hosting services.

BigRock do have VPS and dedicated server hosting plans if you wanted to upgrade once you reached their shared hosting limit, so there is no issue in scaling if your business grows in the down the line.

Big Rock also supports one click installation for around 300 applications not limited to WordPress, Joomla and Drupal etc.

Big Rock Review : – Web hosting services

BigRock, being the one of the most trusted domain and web hosting registrars in India offers five types of web hosting services such as the Shared web hosting (Linux & Windows), Reseller web hosting (Linux & Windows), Specialized web hosting (WordPress, CMS, eCommerce), VPS web Hosting and Dedicated servers.

BigRock Hosting offers the web hosting services in both Windows and Linux platforms, so you can choose either Windows or Linux web hosting platform as per your web hosting requirement.

With windows web hosting plans you will be provided Plesk control panel to manage your web hosting space.

Linux users get  CPanel as control panel to manage their web hosting space, both Cpanel and Plesk control panels are industry standard control panels, so you no need to worry about the managing your web hosting space.

Big Rock, in addition with this web hosting services also provides other web services including the Domain Name Registration and Renewals,  Domain Name Transfer,  Do It Yourself Website Builder, DesignXchange Program to design your custom website based on your requirement, Digicerts & SSL, SiteLock, CodeGuard.

The BigRock offers its customers to avail the premium domain registration services along with premium web hosting services upon request, and other web services in addition.

Big Rock Review : – Web Hosting Plans

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BigRock offers the shared hosting plans as follows,

BigRock Starter Hosting Plan starts at Rs. 59/Month, especially for the customers to setup personal websites. The pricing of this plan is very cheap when compared to the other hosting registrars in the race.

For the customers looking for the simple and small websites with the lesser email accounts, BigRock offers the Starter plan, which is the ideal option to use.

Next comes the Advanced hosting plan that suits the web designers to develop websites for the clients upon request

Finally, the Business web hosting plan. It is especially meant for all types of businesses, start-ups and for the web developers.

BigRockoffers the VPS web hosting plans as follows,

Big Rock Review :- Fully Managed VPS web hosting

Virtual Private Server web hosting services offer you the best features of both dedicated servers and shared web hosting.

Without any additional charges, VPS takes care of all the functions and features of a dedicated server.

In Big Rock VPS web hosting plans, the customers get access to the complete root access and other resources access which usually only  dedicated web hosting users get.

The BigRock named its VPS Web hosting plans as V1, V3, V5 and V7.

The features of all these VPS Web hosting plans involves

  • Free Backups and hardware redundancy
  • 9% Uptime
  • Fully Managed VPS
  • Enterprise Level Storage
  • Reliable 24/7/365 Support

BigRock, together with the Windows and Linux based Web hosting, also offers Dedicated web web hosting packages that comes in 4 configurations named as Mach-1, Mach-2, Mach-3 and Mach-4.

BigRock’s dedicated web hosting plan has unique, excellent features with attractive pricing.

The customers can make use of Big Rock’s Powerful dedicated web hosting to enjoy the highly secure, powerful and Efficient Super Micro Blade servers.

  • Dedicated web hosting services are offered by Instant Provisioning.
  • Powered by latest Intel Xeon processors.
  • Equipped with  RAID 1 Hard drives, CentOS and cPanel (cPanel),
  • Award winning customer support for 24*7*365 and
  • Ensures the guaranteed 99.9% Uptime.

Next comes the Big Rock’s reseller web hosting plans.

BigRock Review : – BigRock’s reseller web hosting plans


BigRock reseller web hosting plans for both Windows and Linux Web hosting solutions includes 4 different web hosting plans.

Reseller web hosting plans are named as Starter, Economy, and Deluxe and Premium plan.

The pricing of the BigRock Reseller Web hosting plan starts from Rs. 549/mo. with attractive features.

Big Rock Review : – Reasons to choose BigRock’s reseller web hosting plans! 


Feel free to Choose BigRock’s reseller web hosting plans as it offers the value-added services such as,

  • Allow customers to avail the Best Control Panel (CPANEL/WHM)
  • Easy Account Management
  • Award winning Free Customer Support
  • Maintain the State-of-art Infrastructure
  • Choice of Windows and Linux Platform selection.
  • Makes App Installation easier
  • Varnish Web Accelerator

Big Rock Review : –  Amazing Features

As we know earlier, the BigRock aims at providing the broad range of services including the shared web hosting, email hosting, web design, domain name registration, digital & SSL certificates and even more on Linux and windows.

The Key features of Big Rock,  that makes it stand out are affordable, reliable, secure, which are the main factors of a good web hosting company.

The other factors that make it even more special are as follows,

  • Big Rock provides the features such as Unlimited Domains, Email & Web Space at affordable prices.
  • It ensures the Guaranteed 99.99% Uptime
  • It also ensures the 30 Days Money Back Guarantee, when not satisfied with the their web hosting services.
  • All web hosting services are Fully Equipped With cPanel / Plesk Control.
  • Even customers without technical knowledge and resources can built a website with this feature, 1 Click WordPress Installation with cPanel Platform.
  • BigRock’s web hosting plans supports the Programming Languages such as PHPv5, Perl, Python CGI.
  • All web hosting plans also support the databases namely MySQL Database – You can have Unlimited databases.
  • In addition, to web hosting services, you can avail Rs.2000* worth Google AdWords Credit.
  • You will Free WHMCS Billing System with all reseller web hosting plans.
  • BigRock works on the WHM Control Panel with Private Name Servers.
  • All web hosting plans include Unlimited FTP Accounts.
  • An award-winning customer support 24*7 through Live Chat / Phone / Email and well qualified technical support.
  • The customer support also works 24*7 for Website Monitoring.

Big Rock Review : – Few more reasons to BigRock.

The reasons to choose BigRock Hosting, the domain and web hosting registrar over the other competitors on the same race are as follows,

  • Quick and user-friendly Domain registration and the reliable web hosting services at affordable prices.
  • BigRock Hosting, with its wide range of affordable website design selections can attract the customers globally.
  • Big Rock offers the services which are backed-up by 30 day money return guarantee.
  • All Big Rock web hosting plans include website builder software, which ensures to build the hassles free websites at our convenience.
  • Building up websites and maintaining the same is done without the extensive technical knowledge or resources.
  • Customers can avail multiple Email accounts associated with their website.
  • The prominent thing we look for is the Privacy Protection and in this case, it is well protected by this domain registrar.
  • BigRock provides latest Antivirus and Malware tools to prevent hacking of your Websites and Server.
  • BigRock also offers the Domain Theft Protection at affordable prices.
  • If you just want to do mail forwarding then don’t worry, Big Rock offers the mail forwarding services that plays a significant role in building up the business from a website.
  • You can easily do a domain forward using Big Rock domain forwarding services.
  • The services of Big Rock are inclusive of ICANN Fees.
  • To build a responsive, user friendly website, Big Rock offers the Simple web building tools.
  • Obviously, Big Rock extends its support for 24 hours of all 7 days over phone, live-chat & email to grow your business.


Big Rock Review : – Pros & Cons of BigRock Web hosting Services

BigRock, even though it has more attractive features such as accessibility, affordable and so on, it has its own pros and cons as follows,

Let’s go through pros and cons of Big Rock web hosting services.

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  • Cheap and affordable web hosting service.
  • BigRock provides the wide range of attractive web hosting plans at affordable prices.
  • Big Rock supports multiple and easy payment methods.
  • The web hosting plans are affordable and meet all the client’s requirements.
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee.
  • Excellent website builder
  • Single click installation for most of the applications.
  • 30-day money back guarantee
  • Able to choose different datacenters based on your customer’s location during signup.
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  • Though the features are affordable, Big Rock lacks some prominent features in the basic plans.
  • Not courteous support team.
  • Can’t change datacenter once you sign up, you need to cancel and choose new datacenter location.
  • No monthly tier.
  • The customers avail average support regarding the issues faced by them.
  • No free advertisement credit or website migration etc.
  • Better options are available if you wanted to host your website on server located India in-case if you are targeting India customers (HostGator or Bluehost).
  • Customers may face issue with service uptime, and often websites may run at low speeds than expected.


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