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What is Email Hosting ?

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Email hosting is a service of providing email accounts for a registered domain of an organization or an individual. For ex: Free email services provider won’t allow you to host email accounts associated with your domain name. They usually allow you to create an email account of the type. There are many limitation with free email hosting providers as far as quality, security and offered mailbox size is concerned, there is also a limit on users concerned to number of emails sent per day.

Free E-mail Hosting vs. Paid E-mail Hosting

Although free hosting providers are gaining popularity day by day by offering great list of features, they are only beneficial for personal email correspondence. With free email service, every individual is able to create an email account however with paid email hosting service, email accounts can be created only with the associated domain name. Free email hosting service is not suited for business and corporate email needs as it cannot guarantee the security, uptime and reliability of the service they provide. Free email service also don’t offer technical support if there’s any issue.

Paid email hosting service comes with a list of features such as e-mail filters, anti-spam protection, catchall e-mails, mailing lists, SPF protection, auto-responders and more. With paid email hosting service, users can create and host their business and corporate email accounts with high level of security and reliability offered on the servers.

Its easier to get personalized email addresses and incorporating your actual name in it using paid email hosting service. Users can make use of same email addresses even if they change the hosting provider. Paid service providers are easier to reach on support issues and special features such as custom spam filters, additional e-mail accounts and mobile access.

MilesWeb Hosting’s Premium E-mail Hosting Solution

MilesWeb’s email hosting service gives you an opportunity to operate email accounts using the SMTP, POP3 and IMAP protocols. We offer full fledged email web hosting service through which you can create and manage unlimited number of personalized and business emails using your own domain name

Our email service is secure and reliable and offers Email Forwarding, Mailing Lists, a Catch-all emails option, mail filters, an Auto-responder function, as well as Anti-spam, Anti-virus and SPF protection.

To access your mailboxes you can use any of the three inbuilt Webmail clients (RoundCube, SupremeMail, Horde), or set up a local email client account using the SMTP, POP3 and IMAP servers we are providing you with. Our email service is also compatible with Mobiles, you can access your mailbox on iPhone, Blackberry and Android phones, anywhere, anytime!

Get your own personalized email ( or business email ( from, check our email hosting page to view the plans and pricing details.

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