Here is my review on 1&1 Hosting
Name and URL of hosting company: 1&1 hosting (www.1and1.com
Hosted URL(s): www.telcohosting.com
Description of service(s) used: Shared hosting (starter plan).
How long have you been using the service(s): Used it for about 4 months
Detailed review: Had lots of issues with this hosting company. Including; Bad customer service, Customer Service reps didnt seem to comprehend/type English very well, Periods site was down and slow other times. Domains through them are just as bad, once i decided to change hosting i could not change nameservers myself i had to contact customer service and they change them for you after you go through a few security questions to verify it is you.
Pros: Lots of features, Reasonable pricing
Cons: bad uptime, slow at times, Bad customer support, Hard to change things like nameservers.
Would you recommend this company to your best friend? No.