SiteGround is Better for Europe Based Web Hosting

In the web hosting world, there are a few well-known names - Hostgator, Bluehost, SiteGround, and GoDaddy being the most recognizable. Out of these, we GoDaddy from serious discussion, because of their web hosting is seriously lacking without an SSL certificate, for example. That leaves the other … [Read more...]

An Africa CDN Can Actually Hurt Your Site!

Africa has a CDN problem. It's unique in that almost every CDN company has a server in Africa but using it will probably slow down your site! We're so used to the idea of "needing a CDN", that we never pause to consider the exceptions. And Africa is an exception. Finding cheap web hosting for … [Read more...]

SiteGround Cloud Hosting is Really Their VPS Offering!

If you search SiteGround's packages for VPS hosting, you won't find any. Instead, you'll find their cloud hosting plans, and their incredibly good "GoGeek" plan. The truth is that SiteGround cloud hosting is the substitute for VPS hosting. In fact, SiteGround blurs the line between VPS and shared … [Read more...]

Want Free Domain Hosting? Here’s What You Lose!

You want the cheapest web hosting. Who doesn't? So you look at which web host has the lowest total cost - namely the cost of hosting + the cost of domain registration. There are many, many hosts that give you a free domain on signup. But there's no such thing as a free lunch. Free domain hosting … [Read more...]

Not Ready for a VPS? Try SiteGround’s “VPS Like” Hosting

I've been saying for years, that SiteGround is unlike any other web host. WP-Tweaks itself uses them. If you're looking to get started, here are all SiteGround coupons in one place. The quality of their shared hosting plans is higher than any other comparable provider. And here's why. The Problem … [Read more...]

Hostgator’s WordPress Plan is Surprisingly Good

I was recently asked a question on Twitter about which web host has decent WordPress plans. This guy had been disappointed by web hosts like GoDaddy, that promise "optimized" WordPress hosting, which ultimately turns out to be nothing by regular shared hosting with WordPress pre-installed. I told … [Read more...]

3 Things SiteGround Did Before Anyone Else

People often ask why SiteGround costs more than other hosting providers. In the linked article, I've shown why this is the case - features, customer service, and reliability. But what we should remember is that SiteGround has always been a pioneer in the field of web hosting technology. They adopt … [Read more...]

Hostgator SiteLock Worth it? Free Alternatives

Hostgator SiteLock security is an option on each of the shared hosting packages. You can already get extremely cheap hosting with this Hostgator coupon list, and their SiteLock add-ons are extremely affordable as shown here (at least the starter plans!). Hostgator SiteLock Plans & … [Read more...]

The In-Built Hostgator CDN is Good Enough

Hostgator is known for its affordable hosting plans. At the starting levels, they're pretty basic, but solid - nothing fancy. So it's reasonable to ask whether or not it includes a Hostgator CDN, and if not, should you pay for a separate CDN service? After all, if it's vanilla web hosting, you might … [Read more...]

Why Pay for a CDN if Cloudflare is Free?

I've often called Cloudflare the best CDN, even though it's free. And honestly, it's not easy to refute. Cloudflare works so well and with so little setup, that they dominate the CDN space like no other. So why would even bother paying money for a CDN like KeyCDN or BunnyCDN when Cloudflare is … [Read more...]