Unlock Seamless Magento Hosting Solutions with Digital Craftsmen 

Magento, also known as Adobe Commerce, represents the pinnacle of open-source eCommerce software, offering unparalleled customisability for retailers. The advent of Magento 2 heralds a new era, amplifying scalability and flexibility, empowering retailers to redefine their online retail landscapes. 

Yet, the dynamism that makes Magento a retail powerhouse also demands specialised attention, making self-hosting an intricate, complex and cost-intensive requiring agile and skilled continual support. 

Enter Digital Craftsmen, your specialised Magento hosting partner. We do more than host; we engineer tailored solutions to seamlessly fit around your business. 

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Maximising Benefits with Magento 2, Expert Partners, and Managed Hosting

Understanding the significance of Magento 2 is crucial. With its speed, agility, and user-centric design, Magento 2 offers enhanced performance and security. Partnering with certified experts ensures operational efficiency and data security, while entrusting hosting management to specialists liberates your internal IT teams to focus on innovation and transformation.

Empower Innovation with Specialist Managed Hosting Partners

In today’s dynamic fast paced digital landscape, SMEs often find their internal IT teams and resources stretched thin, balancing maintenance and security tasks alongside the push to drive innovation and digital transformation.

This is where our skills and experience become invaluable for your business as it liberates your internal IT teams from the daily responsibilities hosting management. By entrusting these crucial tasks to specialist providers, your internal teams have the bandwidth to focus on innovation and driving transformative initiatives across your business.

The Imperative of Partnering with Magento Experts

Collaborating with Magento-certified experts isn’t just prudent; it’s a strategic leap toward operational efficiency and strengthened digital infrastructure. Collaborating with our ISO27001 and Cyber Essential Plus accredited specialists ensures you have a shielded fortress for your data and operations.

With our team on your side, you’ll get streamlined implementation, ongoing cost reduction recommendations and unparalleled peace of mind knowing your business is in the safest of hands.

Unveiling Magento 2’s Significance

Enter Magento 2 is a transformative leap forward. This upgraded iteration embodies speed, agility, and enhanced user-centric design. With swift page loads, optimised checkout processes, and an intuitive admin panel, it heralds an era of elevated performance and security.

The Value of Third-Party Specialists:

Unburdened IT Resources:

Free up your internal IT teams from the complexities of managing hosting environments, allowing them to channel their energy toward innovation.

Expertise and Specialisation:

Tap into the specialised knowledge and proficiency of hosting partners like Digital Craftsmen, ensuring optimal performance and security for your online infrastructure.

Time and Cost Efficiency:

By collaborating with trusted third-party specialists, SMEs optimise time, effort, and financial resources, fostering a more agile and competitive business approach.

Seamless Business Growth:

With the foundational hosting responsibilities expertly managed, your business gains the flexibility to scale and evolve without hindrance.

In summary, choosing a third-party specialist for managed hosting isn’t just about offloading tasks; it’s a strategic move to propel your business forward into a realm of innovation and digital excellence.

Considerations for choosing your Magento Hosting Partner 

Selecting the right hosting partner for your Magento store requires a thorough understanding of your specific needs, resources and objectives.   

From product range to market insights, user requirements to competitive scenarios, each element shapes the hosting decision.  

Assessing allocated budgets, available Magento developer skill sets, agency client profiles, customer relationships, and professionalism in testing are crucial factors in this choice.  

To help you navigate these complexities effectively, our guide offers a comprehensive checklist. It’s designed to help businesses in their evaluation towards a strategic and well-informed decision when choosing a hosting partner for their Magento platform. 

Understanding Magento Hosting: 

  • Magento hosting involves server arrangements for hosting your online store to ensure web accessibility. 
  • Finding a Magento-specific hosting solution may be challenging; some providers rebrand existing plans while others offer a more tailored route.  

There are some key questions to ask before selecting the Magento hosting partner that’s right for your business.   

Server Requirements:

Ensure the provider you select meets Magento’s tech stack requirements for optimal store performance. 

Administration and Support: 

Assess the provider’s support services, including server maintenance and backend tasks.  

Managed hosting plans should offer setup, installation, security, and 24/7 support. 

Security and Reliability: 

Prioritise providers offering firewall, DDoS protection, SSL certificates, and backup services for robust security. 

ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials Plus accredited managed hosting providers brings trust to your customers and suppliers 

Scalable Infrastructure: 

Select hosts capable of handling traffic surges and accommodating international growth. 

Look for scalable servers that allow resource adjustments based on business needs. 

SSL Certificates: 

Ensure SSL certificates are provided to secure financial transactions and build consumer trust. 

Server Location: 

Choose a hosting company with servers closer to your target audience for faster website loading. Ie UK based for UK retailers 

Can the company also provide seamless hosting for international markets? 

Hosting Costs: 

Balance cost and quality, avoiding extremely cheap options that will ultimately compromise performance. 

Prioritise value over low costs to prevent long-term losses. 

Expert Tip: Consider third-party specialists experienced with in Magento to manage your hosting because your business deserves consistent, resilient, secure and always on business uptime. 

Choosing Digital Craftsmen’s Magento Managed Support Services ensures optimal performance and cost-efficiency. Contact our experts for more information. 

Navigating The Challenges in Magento eCommerce Adoption and Solutions 

Adopting the Magento eCommerce platform brings unique challenges demanding strategic solutions for seamless operations. Hosting also poses limitations due to the platform’s demand for a dedicated server. 

Key Challenges:

Performance on Smaller Servers

Running Magento on shared hosting will drastically slow page load times, impacting the user experience. That’s because with over 20,000 files and 200 database tables, shared hosting isn’t conducive to Magento’s efficiency. 


Choose a dedicated hosting service tailored for Magento and engage our skilled Magento developers to optimise server performance. 

Technical Support

Handling security threats and downtimes, you need fast responses because every minute down is money lost. Magento’s support might lack in responsiveness, causing delays in issue resolution.  


Partner with a specialist hosting partner running a 24/7 ITIL support desk, and speak to a real person, supported by a team who knows your name and your business.   

Complexity for Beginners

Magento’s extensive customisation and capabilities based on the Zend framework can easily overwhelm those less experienced. Navigating through its intricate codes poses a challenge. 


Collaborate with our trained developers proficient in Magento’s architecture. Getting it right at the beginning is crucial for a successful Magento eCommerce store launch. 

FAQs on Magento Cloud Hosting

Magento stands out for its flexibility, customisability and scalability. While other platforms may limit your ability to customise your store or struggle to handle high traffic volumes, Magento is designed to grow with your business, allowing you to adapt and scale your store as needed.

Magento VPS (virtual private server) hosting provides dedicated resources on a server where multiple virtual machines are set up, offering more control, flexibility and scalability compared to shared hosting.

At Digital Craftsmen we ensure that your Magento store is always secure, fast and reliable, so you can focus on running your business. With dedicated hosting, advanced server management

Our support team is always on hand to provide support and advice when you need it.

Digital Craftsmen’s team of experts will guide your business through the entire process of transitioning to Magento. We’ll migrate your data and provide ongoing management and support to ensure a smooth transition.

Automated backups are stored off-site, and a standby data centre is available 24/7 to restore your systems should there ever be a full data centre failure (disaster recovery).

Yes, you can. Magento cloud hosting is designed to be flexible and accommodating. You can integrate third-party extensions and plugins to enhance the functionality of your online store. However, it’s essential to choose reputable and compatible extensions to avoid potential conflicts that could affect your website’s performance.

Yes, you have the ability to host more than one store or Magento website. You’re able to run either separate Magento installations, run a single multi-store Magento installation with sites on different domain names, or even run different applications such as a WordPress blog on a different domain to your Magento store.

Now are you ready to elevate your Magento website experience? Your eCommerce success story starts with the right hosting partner.  

Contact us today for a consultation tailored to your business needs. Optimise your hosting experience—thrive with Digital Craftsmen.

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