There are a handful of ways in which you can touch base with the web hosting company whose services you’re using, but the one that you’ll invariably find irrespective of which company you select is a support ticket system. It is the least complicated form of correspondence for a variety of reasons. In the event that no client support staff member is available at the moment and they are all occupied, a telephone call may not be responded to, but a ticket will always be received. You can also copy/paste extensive pieces of information without worrying about typographical errors, and in case a specific problem requires more time to be sorted out or a number of responses have to be exchanged, all the information will be in the same location, so either party can always see the comments supplied by the other one. The drawback of using tickets to get in touch with your hosting company is that they’re usually separate from the web hosting platform, so if you have to supply info or to adhere to guidelines, you will need to use at least 2 separate admin consoles and this number could grow in case you desire to administer a number of domain names. Furthermore, lots of web hosting providers reply to tickets after several hours, or even once in every 24 hours, and for you as a customer, this means wasted time whilst awaiting an answer.