Tampa, Florida – (The Hosting News) – April 14, 2009 – Web hosting provider, Hivelocity.net, is promoting exclusive server deals to its Twitter.com followers, sending out daily and sometimes hourly tweets announcing short term server promotions.
Steve Eschweiler, General Manager remarked, ”Twitter is a wonderful way to not only introduce non-customers to Hivelocity but to let existing customers know of company and network news. We plan on sending out at least one tweet every day announcing a great deal on a new server or cheap way to upgrade an old server. Everyone needs to know, these promotions are exclusive to our Twitter followers and the only way to know about them is to join our tweet.”
Since their first tweet just 2 weeks ago Hivelocity has attracted over 900 followers. The Twitter phenomenon has taken the world by storm and Hivelocity is more than happy to capitalize on its success. From free secondary hard drives to $99 Core2Quad server offers, Hivelocity is making these offers exclusive to only people who have found them through www.twitter.com/hivelocity. Each of Hivelocity’s tweets to this point has been one day only and sometimes one hour only offers.
Twitter is a free social networking site that allows its users to send short bursts of information to anyone who signs up as a follower of someone else. Each Tweet is limited to 140 characters and is meant to keep each follower up to speed with user’s day to day activities. Companies like Hivelocity using Twitter to keeps its followers up to speed with the company’s day to day activity is becoming more and more common.
Recently, Hivolicity garnered a Best Unix Dedicated Host designation, by DedicatedServerDir.com for April 2009, for the third hosting award in 3 months for its dedicated servers.Â Â
DedicatedServerDir collects thousands of votes each month on a range of hosting services.Â Each month a winner is announced based on the sum of votes in each category.Â In February of this year Hivelocity achieved the Best Windows Dedicated Host at WebHostDir and was voted a Top 25 overall host by Tophosts in March .Â Â In addition to the numerous awards Hivelocity has racked up this year, they were also named Web Host Magazine’s Editor’s Choice for Best Dedicated Host in 2008.
Since its inception in 2001, Hivelocity has earned a reputation for being one of the best values in the dedicated hosting sector.Â Â With Core2Duo dedicated servers starting at $75, Core2Quads at $99 and Quad-Core Xeon dedicated servers starting at $165 they seem to have some of the most competitive pricing around.Â Considering Hivelocity uses SuperMicro hardware and boasts a 99.98% uptime track record over the last 3 years stats by Webhostingstuff while maintaining this great pricing point, these awards seem to be very well deserved.Â Â
To learn more, please visit: www.hivelocity.net.