Review – Dreamhost

According to the users that use the Dreamhost web hosting servers for hosting their sites, it receives the following marks for its services

  • 3.3/5 for reliability
  • 3.7/5 for support
  • 4.4/5 for pricing
  • 3.6/5 for the overall services

Dreamhost has a number of clients and they recommend that its shared servers should be used for those operating personal or small business websites. The product is easy to use and they provide you with a number of resources at very reasonable price on their products. Currently they have revamped their customer support and respond better than when they started operation way back in 1997. They now have a 24/7 customer service that can handle the problems and also keep clients informed about their status and what they are doing to solve the problem during the downtime for their sites.

Dreamhost is shared hosting and for this reason, certain kinds of applications can be run, while certain kinds of applications can’t be run on the servers. This information is given lucidly in their ToS. They also have a great cPanel. They also have top-notch User panel and installation plugins (for WordPress) and streaming QT.

As of now Dreamhost is also offering unlimited storage, bandwidth domain names, full shell access, unlimited mail accounts, unlimited MYSQL databases and even a Linux operating system for many of the packages. These are just some of the resources that the customers can take advantage of.

It also gives many options to the customers in which they can get the traffic targeted directed directly to their sites as well. As new customers of Dreamhost, they provide $75 in Google AdWords credits. Google AdWords helps sites to advertise through the search engine for the products and the services that they are offering.

For newcomers and even experienced web designers, the automatic one step installation of WordPress, ZenCart, PhPGedview and many other applications makes it quite seamless and trouble free to get their sites up and running really fast. Without one click installation, many web users can tell you that it creates a lot of problems to get their sites up and running.

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Blue Host has a pretty clear and visually pleasing web site design. It has also won a number of awards for the web hosting solutions that it provides that are very genuine. Unlike other web sites, the content matter is clear, precise and grammatically correct as well. It also provides a demo of it’s own control panel that shows how the cPanel works. This is a rare thing that most web hosting solutions providers don’t give.

For beginners, it gives them an opportunity to see how the cPanel works, when they want to create and upload their own websites. As a web host Blue Host provides the standard features that include cPanel, multiple database support, FTP, email etc. Though it provides limited number of databases, 100MYSQL and Postgre. When you opt to use Blue Host, it also gives you the option of unlimited add-on domains, sub domains and parked domains.

Blue Host has discontinued the 3 and 6-month packages. However pricing for 12, 24 or 36 months will now cost the customer the same amount of money. The package pricing is fixed at $6.95 and there is no set up fee.

The cPanel has a number of standard features and is very easy to use. The special features are domain manager, site builder and other features that allow the user to log into the billing system. Blue Host also has ‘Fantastico’ and the cPanel really runs fast. To enable the SSH/Shell access, you will have to fax them a copy of your id (drivers licence, passport etc.), as it doesn’t give the user default access.

They have a great support team and the response time is very fast. Whether you decide to call their data centre or send them an email, the tech support team will be able to help you. This means that as a web hosting company, you can be pretty sure that your websites will run smoothly and if there are any problems, they will get up and running within a few minutes. They know that the downtime can cost your business valuable clients. They can be labelled as among the top 10 companies providing this service.

Fat Cow Delivers What It Promises

Fat Cow was founded in 1998 and is a perfect web hosting solution provider for small and medium sized businesses. It has daily server backups to ensure that the critical data of its clients aren’t lost. Even if there were some problems with the hosting of their websites, then they have the least amount of downtime and are able to get it up and functioning. Fat Cow also has a 24-hour monitoring system that ensures that the system is running smoothly and efficiently.

Fat Cow also gives unlimited disk space, bandwidth, add-on domains and many more for its customers. It also has very reasonable prices for hosting the domains. The hosting costs as little as $3.67/ month for 12 months. This is very reasonable as compared to the other web hosting companies. It has tools that allow you to point and click. Even those that have no experience in website design can use the tools since there are a number of dynamic themes and templates available for use. Users can create professionally designed websites with the tools that are provided by Fat Cow.

Other marketing features provided by Fat Cow include Google WebMasters Tools, Google Adwords and Yahoo search credits. They offer a 24/7-customer support system for all their clients. Clients can contact them via phone, email and live chat. They have also included a FAQ library to answer all the potential questions that you may have. The customisable control panel makes it really easy for website design. You don’t need to know any HTML        or programming skills to build the websites.

Fat Cow also offers “Web Analytics Tools” and offers FTP access as well for the clients. They are already pretty reasonable and also offer a 30-day money back guarantee in case the clients aren’t happy with the services that they provide. However the add ons that they provide will come at an additional cost to the clients. However they have been in the business of web hosting for the past 12 years and this speaks for the reliability and the technological support that is provided by Fat Cow to its clients.