Web design & hosting forum: Low cost hosting that offers support for multiple domains?

by: HelpessOnTheInternet July 26, 2012 11:07 AM PDT

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by HelpessOnTheInternet - 7/26/12 11:07 AM

Hello everybody.

My situation:
I have recently closed my account with WebHost4Life, which was working fine for me until they wanted to charge me an additional 50$ for renewal of my account. The control panel was great for me and allowed me to host all of my domains very easily with their server. They also didn't force you to have a root domain to use the server, so I could utilize folders for each of my websites which was a quick and easy way to update each site.

2 weeks ago I purchased a 2 year plan with InMotionHosting, and I have just realized that the "Launch" plan that I purchased only allows 2 "Add-On Domains" to be hosted through their server. Aka you can only HOST 2 domains, the rest of your domains have to be "Sub-Domains". It is a pain because they require a root domain to use the server, and all of the additional domains have to go through the root. This is a problem for me, because navigating through the FTP is a nightmare with so much clutter!

All of my websites are hosting some sort of multimedia image/sound and feature creative commons free downloads, so none of them are commerce.

My question:
Is there a service similar to WebHost4Life (but not as crappy) that allows you to host multiple websites, offers unlimited webspace, and does not require a root domain? If there is someone please speak up so I can get on with the show here! Appreciate any replies

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