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6 best web hosting companies in 2018

by Adedolapo Olisa

October 17, 2018


Companies and businesses that rely on their websites to reach and service their customers, require a web hosting service, which is different from the website itself.

A web hosting service works like an office space, on the internet, and it requires maintenance as a real office space would. 

There are dozens of web hosting companies, that gives you an allocation to host your website, and they provide you with tools that allows your website function appropriately, and here is a list of the top 10 web hosting companies, that rank well in 2018



Bluehost ranks as one of the very best hosting platforms for your website. Bluehost allows very easy WordPress integration, and offers you a free domain name for up to a year.

Bluehost is ranked as first in uptime by hostingfacts, and it has a page loading record of 427ms. Bluehost offers a very impressive range of security options, to help protect user informations, including easy integration of ecommerce features, alongside a 24/7 tech support. BlueHost is also recognised to be the best for WordPress

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HostGator Cloud

HostGator is equally a solid choice for hosting your websites, because HostGator offers you a great speed time average of 424ms as well as an impressive uptime, and compatible with WordPress. But what’s more?

HostGator allows you some free extras. Free daily backup, Global content delivery issue, and free migrations, unlike BlueHost that charges $150 per migration.

HostGator supports life chats, and offers a 24/7 tech support. Offered at $2.99 per month with a 45-day money back guarantee. Begin here.


A2 Hosting

A2 hosting has the reputation of being the fastest hosting company at 413ms, and also supports live chats just as HostGator.

A2 hosting also has a reliable uptime according to hostingfacts, and offers a free Hackscan to keep your website safe and secure, including free site migrations. If you covet speed, A2 hosting is your best pick. Offered at $3.92 per month with a 30-day money back guarantee


Another recommended hosting company by WordPress, and rated by hostingfacts to have a 99.9% uptime, although it has a load time of 716ms, SiteGround offers easy ecommerce installs, and free transfers for existing websites. You’ll also get free CDN (Content Delivery Network) and SSL (Secure socket layer) certificates, which is a huge bonus.

SiteGround also supports live chats, and if billed at $3.95 per month, with a 30-day money back guarantee.



Hostinger isn’t just any hosting site, it is fast, stable and offers tons of technical support options, to keep you running round the clock.

Hostinger also lets you build your website with their free template designs, and has a super simple user interface.

Another big bonus is it’s incredibly cheap at $0.80 per month, with a 30-day money back guarantee.



Also similar to Hostinger with its website builder, Web.com is an alternative, because it also supports WordPress, Joomla and a dozen others. Offered at $1.95 per month, Web.com gives you an unlimited bandwidth with a storage capacity of up to 300GB.




Thinking of getting the BlueHost kind of service at a cheaper rate, then Ipage is your pick, although it has a drawback in speed at 821ms, and an uptime of 99.97% as observed by hostingfacts.com. Ipage is hosted at $1.99 with a 30-day money back guarantee, making it a very effective and cheap hosting platform for many.


Adedolapo Olisa

Adedolapo Olisa

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