Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson, a WP Hosting Reviews senior editor, works from Atlanta and covers all things related to WordPress and Hosting. He graduated from Georgia Tech in Chemical Engineering, has managed hosting companies and now builds WordPress and Joomla Websites for small to medium companies full time.

GoDaddy Hosting Review

GoDaddy is known for their commercials and domain registration, WordPress Hosting is not one of their better services.

They are a well established domain registrar but they do have some drawbacks:

  • Site and control panel can be confusing
  • Severs can be slow

Read more to see if Godaddy may be a good fit for you or why you may want to look to another host.

http://www.godaddy.com

HostRocket Review

HostRocket is a famous hosting provider based in New York, USA.

Although the company was founded as a very small enterprise, it now runs over two hundred servers and hosts nearly a hundred thousand domains.

They also have many full-time engineers employed in their datacenters to make sure their infrastructure is always running at it’s highest efficiency.

HostMonster Review

HostMonster, hosts over 750,000 domains, is well established and a good choice for WordPress Hosting.

To keep things simple they offer one full featured hosting plan.

Additional benefits:

  • Phone and Chat Technical support
  • US Based Tech support
  • Free Domain Name

Hostmonster also offers SimpleScripts for 1 click WordPress install.

http://www.hostmonster.com

1 and 1 Hosting Review

1&1 is one of the largest hosting companies, hosting hundreds of thousands of websites.

They have a good reputation but users have had mixed results with WordPress Blog Hosting.

One and One:

  • Offers many levels of hosting plans
  • Has a custom control panel
  • Has helpful tech support

Read more to see and learn if 1&1 is a good fit for your next WP Blog.

http://www.1&1.com

AN Hosting Review

ANHosting is a premier web hosting provider based in Chicago, Illinois.

Although it was established as an autonomous enterprise in 2001, it was purchased by MidPhase in 2005. The company reportedly operates over a thousand servers and hosts hundreds of thousands of websites. On top of that, ANHosting is recognized as the most favored “blogging” webhost.

Bluehost Review

Bluehost is another excellent WordPress host and is home to over 1 million domains.

They have a long history of excellent service and support for open-source projects. Read our full Bluehost WordPress Hosting Review

Other Benefits:

  • One full featured plan
  • Responsive Tech Support
  • Excellent WordPress Host and Open source supporter

It is worth learning more and considering Bluehost and reading our reviews.
http://www.bluehost.com

PowWeb Hosting Review

PowWeb was founded by Andrew Te in the year 1999; the company is based in California.

Although PowWeb started out with only a handful of customers, they now host nearly two hundred thousand domains, and have been honored with numerous awards by critics in the past. The company is known widely.

Lunar Pages Review

LunarPages, has a full range of hosting plans, 3 data centers and over 160,000 customers.

If your hosting requirements may change, Lunar pages has hosting plans for you to grow with, from basic shared hosting to dedicated servers.

Additional benefits:

  • Telephone & Email Support.
  • Extensive Online Tutorials
  • Windows or Linux hosting (your want Linux)

LunarPages was established in 1998 and has an excellent track record for WordPress Hosting.

http://www.lunarpages.com

Just Host Review

JustHost has low prices and a reliable service.

Other Benefits:

  • cPanel servers, perfect for WordPress
  • Prices as low as $3.45/month
  • Lots of upgrades available

Just host has grown very quickly and now hosts hundreds of thousands of websites. Some have had issues with tech support, while we have had a good experience with Just Host so far.

http://www.justhost.com