From the period Black Friday to Christmas 2019, I had signed up for many hosting services and plans. This was my first year and experience with Low End Hosting world. I went overboard with the options that were quite interesting and exciting including offers on the newly formed Low End Spirit forum.
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Deals Signed up for in end -2019:
Below list includes Deals upto Christmas 2019, from offers posted on both LowEndTalk and LowEndSpirit Forums.
List of services renewed from Black Friday 2019 VPS Deals
Following are the services from Black Friday 2019 that I discontinued
HostHatch, London – Cancelled November 2020
QuantumCore – Cancelled November 2020
Virmach (Chicago, New York) – Cancelled December 2020
HostSlick 8 GB KVM- Cancelled October 2020
MrVM Singapore NAT- Canceled July 2020
Nexusbytes NewYork (Second Plan) – Cancelled June 2020
Hostslick (IPV6 only) – Cancelled (Update March 2022: This service still seems to be mysteriously active in my Account Dashboard for Hostslick)
ExtraVM Dallas – Cancelled June 2020
Avoro Germany- Cancelled June 2020
Following are the takeaways from Black Friday-Christmas 2019 hosting offers
- I ended up cancelling some good offers (e.g. ExtraVM 2 core Ryzen, Avoro 2 vCPU Epyc based VPS. In hindsight, I had a problem of plenty- and these two should have ideally been retained).
- Good variety in the offers ranging from NAT, to KVM and OVZ to shared hosting.
- Most of the deals I signed up were from Europe or North America. Asia was sorely missing. (Black Friday 2020 made up for it)
Note that I have not included the shared hosting plans from Smallweb (Australia, Luxembourg) in this list even though I had signed up for them in November 2019.
This post was updated in March 2022.
This post was updated on 2022-03-07