Crucial "Performance" Plan
- AU$599 per year
The Crucial "Performance" Plan is a good high end shared web hosting plan suitable for large, complex or high traffic websites.
Remember to allow space for backups and emails stored on the server which both count towards the 50 GB limit.
WordPress and Joomla run fine on this web hosting plan.
Crucial is an experienced web hosting company that was founded in 2003 and is based in Sydney.
Crucial was acquired by Digital Pacific in 2015 who were then acquired by Hostopia in 2017 although Crucial still operates under it's own brand.
Crucial has a commitment to sustainability and offsets carbon emissions through their Evergreen program.
Crucial Acceptable Use
The Acceptable Use Policy and Terms of Service can be found at:
Crucial Server Location
Crucial server and network infrastructure is hosted in Sydney.
Crucial offer 24/7 phone and online support using a local Australian support team. Response times for support and quality of support are excellent.
Websites hosted by Crucial load quickly.
CloudLinux on Crucial shared hosting ensures resources are even distributed and not hogged by a few inconsiderate users.
Crucial offer a 99.9% uptime guarantee on their services. For details see:
Discounts and promotions seem fairly rare with Crucial. Check their announcments page for any current promotions: