Not all WordPress hosting plans are created equal
WordPress was using by an ever-increasing client base with over 250,000 unique visitors every month with bandwidth capacity of 300GB.You need to go from one host to another host to choose the best hosting plan, as there are different types of Hosting are available. Different “Wordpress” providers offer different price ranges and technical specs.
There are 4 basic types of hosting accounts available from which we can choose one:
Shared Hosting : Shared hosting is a common hosting solution and it is very cheap. It allows you to share a single server’s resources with a few hundred other small sites. If you consider price as the most important factor, then it is the right way to go.
VPS (Virtual Private Server) : A VPS allows you to have more control over your site for development, and also handle higher traffic but here you’re sharing the server with few other sites only.
Dedicated Hosting : If you want absolute control over all the technical aspects of hosting your sites, and then it is the right way to go.
Managed Hosting : This means that a company takes care of all the technical details of the hosting and be ensure that your WordPress site is served in a very fast way, not more than seconds and its speed balance with high traffic loads.
As there are different types of hosting are available, then regardless of their type, you need to consider 6 major factors when considering a host:
There are so many web hosting companies which offer their respective plans, as per the need of the customers or users. It is understood that all the WordPress hosting companies plans are not created equal and this we can see here. Hostgator is very popular for their well-priced shared hosting plans. They offer three shared hosting services – Hatchling, Baby and Business. In addition, reseller plans, VPS hosting and dedicated servers, an affiliate programme are also offered by them. Its plan specifications include unlimited bandwidth, unlimited disk space, unlimited email, 1-click installs, $100 Google Ad words credit; install site templates, uptime guarantee, all for $3.96/mo. Blue host has two primary hosting plans low cost shared hosting and other is reseller hosting. They provide very good customer support .Its basic plans offer Multimedia features, World class technology, free website scripts, site promotion, CGI Databases, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited disk space, Web file manager, FTP access, Log files, Site statistics, unlimited file transfer, Custom cronjobs, unlimited email, a free domain registration, unlimited hosted domains, SSH access, domain parking, e-commerce features, one-click WordPress installs and more. Its price is $3.95/mo.
IPage : It is a web hosting provider which offers very good shared hosting plans. This host provides contain plan specifications like Phone Support, Shared Hosting, Spam Filter, Web Mail, Email Support, Gallery, Money-Back Guarantee, MySQL etc. Their hosting plan includes unlimited disk space and unlimited bandwidth.
Certified hosting : This provider offers unlimited web hosting which provide Unlimited disk Space, $100 Google Ad Words Credit, Unlimited data Transfer, FREE Site Builder, Unlimited Domain Hosting, FREE Domain, Unlimited E-Mail Accounts, FREE FFMPEG Tube Site Ready, Anytime Money Back Guarantee, FREE Easy To Use cPanel etc.It costs $3.95/mo.
Inmotion hosting : It offers variety of services, from three different shared hosting plans to VPS to dedicated hosting. Its price is $4.00/mo. Its key features are 90 day money-Back guarantee, Joomla, WordPress, PHP, MySQL, Phone Support, Free Domain(s), POP3 Support, Windows, Linux etc.
Midphase : It offers personal web hosting and business web hosting which offers Unlimited bandwidth and Unlimited Diskspace.It provide you 99.9% uptime guarantee, free setup and free domain, free static IP, free SSL Certificate, toll free 24/7 support, instant account activation, also provide unlimited e-mail accounts, e-mail forwarders, auto responders, webalizer, analog log file analysis, PayPal support, merchant account support, Self signed SSL etc.
HostMetro : This offers mega max hosting and business max hosting which offers maximum hosting Space, Bandwidth, Cloud Technology, full Money Back Guarantee, 24/7/365 U.S. Based Support, 99.9% Uptime Guarantee, Unlimited FTP Accounts, Unlimited MySQL Databases, Weekly Backups, unlimited hosting domains, free domain name, unlimited sub domains, unlimited e-mail accounts, auto responders, mailing list, web based e-mail, free shared SSL, Google checkout and PayPal supported etc.
These are the few examples of the companies or providers which offer their respective plans, as per the need of the customers or users and by the above examples it is understood that all the WordPress hosting companies plans are not created equal.