Originally Posted by SonWebHost
lets see how it goes I never give up....
that is the key NEVER GIVE UP!. i could have walked away in 2005 when i had a host bail out and i lost 90% of my clientbase. i had a great business and was only using a master reseller account which was good and working for me over 4 years (i was thinking of a VPS) but as business was good and as they say if it does not need fixing then just leave it alone. then all of a sudden the sites go down and 3 days later i get a message that they had a hard drive failure and need to change this and my IPs etc would change ( strange for a HD failure) but at least i was back up and running and no lost clients. about 3 weeks later i wake to angry client messages to say their sites were down, so i checked and yes all was down again. after 5 days of constantly trying to contact the host as their site was also down they told me they suffered a hard drive failure and would be back up and running in a couple of days ( strange 2 HD fails in a month) a weeks later and still no sites and nothing from host and many of my clients jumpped ship ( could not blame them) so i managed to find a temp host so i could get what client i had left back online ( this host did not have everything i needed for some clients sites to work 100%, but at least clints were back online. It is then i decided would be the time to look at VPS so i was in charge. I found 1 and i wished i had done this years before. been at this point since and even managed to get some old clients back.