Jul 272016
 

Order hosting to fit your needs 

Once logged in you will be able to to order hosting for your domain and website. From the main menu, click on the ‘Services’ tab to open it’s sub-menu and select ‘Choose Hosting Package’

There are currently 4 Hosting packages: Starter, Pro, Enterprise and Enterprise XL. Each package offers a set of features to suit a variety of hosting needs.

Select the hosting package that fits your case best and click on the Order Now button within that package.

How to order hosting from the client area

 

Associate a domain with the hosting

In the next step you will be asked to associate a domain name with your hosting package. There are 3 options:

  • Register a new domain
  • Transfer a domain from another registrar
  • Use my existing domain and update my nameservers

Select the option that suits your requirement – type in the domain you wish to associate with your hosting package select the domain TLD (.com .net etc.) from the popup menu on the right. Finally submit your choice by clicking the button on the right.

Configure Hosting

Checkout and Payment and Invoices

 

In the shopping cart verify your order information is correct and finally click the orange ‘Checkout’ button on the bottom right corner of the page to continue.

Next you will be prompted to confirm the order details, personal information, and billing address. Once you are happy that all is correct click on the ‘Complete Order’ button at the bottom of the page to continue to payment gateway.

Payments can be done using any credit/debit card, or directly from a PayPal account. We use PayPal Payment Gateway because it is trusted as a highly secure and safe payment platform. Please be patient this step may take time! 

When you reach PayPal Payment Gateway you will see the following screen with the 2 payment options:

  • The top part is used only if you want to pay using a PayPal account (if you have one) Just fill in your PayPal account email address and password and click the blue log in button.
  • To pay with debit or credit card click on the bottom light grey button. (The red border is added here for clarity you will not see it in PayPal Payment Gateway)

Follow the screen instruction to complete the payment process.

Notifications and invoices

When you make an order from your zigzagweb account, our automated billing system will generate and send a number of emails confirming your order, including invoices and receipts. Both invoices and a record of emails sent to you, can be viewed from your zigzagweb account:

  • Invoices appear under the ‘Billing’ tab in the menu bar and your account
  • ‘Email history’ can be found under your profile menu bar right hand tab.

If you did not follow through to pay for your order in the first instance – the invoices will appear in your account as unpaid and you will get reminders by email to pay them. 

You can pay individual invoices directly – open an invoice and click on the PayPal button, which appears at the top right corner of the invoice. For more information on  please visit How to pay invoices from your client area