Safaricom is a big name on matters Telecommunication.
Their entry into the web hosting market was met with high expectations.
Their service, however, is not convenient for webmasters, but domain owners only interested in simple landing pages and a few professional email accounts.
Safaricom Domain Prices
The domain registration cost for all domains available at Safaricom is Ksh 999. with an annual renewal cost of the same amount.
Safaricom also charges the same amount for any domain name transfer to their web hosting packages.
Safaricom Web Hosting Prices
Safaricom has a Free web hosting package with 50 MB disc Space, 5 Email Accounts and Unlimited Bandwidth. You must first buy a domain to enjoy this offer.
If 50mb is too little for you, you can still upgrade to a web hosting package of your choice, with a 100Gb plan costing Ksh 9,000/yr.
All Safaricom web hosting plans come with unlimited bandwidth and Free Email Security.
Safaricom Hosting Pros
Fast Load Time. Free hosting plan available with unlimited bandwidth and 50Mb webspace.
Unlimited Bandwidth. 99.9 %Uptime Guarantee.
Free domain transfer. FREE Site Building Tools. One-click Script Installer.
Very Limited disc space for all hosting plans.
Limited FTP accounts. Limited Email Accounts.
Unresponsive online customer support.