January 15, 2022

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A 2018 Apple MacBook Air laptop computer with a Gold finish, taken on November 19, 2018. (Photo by Neil Godwin/T3 Magazine)

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Both Bluehost and A2 Hosting allow you to host your WordPress website with ease. However, here we’ve giving a comparison of the duo in case you may want to make a choice between them.

Bluehost currently hosts over a million websites from all around the globe. With every hosting plan, Bluehost provides a free domain name and a free SSL certificate. They also offer a 30-day money-back guarantee to try out their service, risk-free. On the other hand, A2 Hosting allows you to choose your preferred data center when signing up for their hosting services. Also, it provides an anytime pro-rated money-back guarantee if you’re not fully satisfied.

On hosting, the two offer Shared Hosting, Cloud Hosting, VPS Hosting, Dedicated Hosting, and Domain Registration. They also specialize in hosting WordPress and WooCommerce solutions. However, A2 Hosting offers Reseller Hosting, while BlueHost doesn’t. The Reseller Hosting is perfect for users who are looking to launch their own hosting business or host their own customers. In addition, A2 Hosting offers both Unmanaged and Managed VPS. While the Unmanaged VPS is basically for experienced developers, the Managed VPS is the perfect upgrade from a Shared Hosting account for users who need more power and resources. This is to say they target the needs of every one of their customers.

For managing web hosting accounts, both Bluehost and A2 Hosting provide cPanel access to users. Plus, their 1-click installers help you quickly install popular website scripts such as WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc.

On support and documentation, Bluehost provides 24/7 support via live chat and phone. Whereas, A2 Hosting provides 24/7 support via 3 modes: live chat, phone, and email.

Also, when it comes to pricing, A2 Hosting is slightly more expensive than Bluehost.

Furthermore, with Bluehost, you can get all the essential features you’ll need to start your website including unmetered bandwidth, 1-click installers, a free domain name, and SSL. Also, with their starter shared hosting plan, you can host 1 website, and with it’s more expensive plan, you can host unlimited websites and avail free marketing credits. In contrast, A2 Hosting provides a wide variety of hosting options. For example, with their VPS plans, they offer an unmanaged server, managed server, discount SSD server, core server, etc. Also, with every web hosting plan, A2 Hosting provides free site migration.