Today we are going to review a new web hosting company Hostwinds.Hostwinds is founded on 2010 and mainly focus and delivers enterprises solutions and small business solutions.
Hostwinds offers various hosting solutions like shared hosting, business hosting, VPS hosting, dedicated hosting and reseller hosting so that everyone can choose Hostwinds to host their website. Hostwinds has 2 data centers in the world one in Dallas and another is in Seattle.
Hostwinds Products/Services Overview :-
Hostwinds unlimited shared hosting to their customers they offer unlimited transfer on a solid network seamlessly connected to their world class data center. Hostwinds also offers high-performance, high-scalability web server on all of their shared plans.
If you have a website and want to try Hostwinds then Hostwinds transfer your website from your old host to them absolutely free. In there shared hosting plan they provide various features like softaculous auto-installs, unlimited disk space, nightly backups, unmetered bandwidth and 24/7 customer support.
Currently Hostwinds offer 3 plans in there shared web hosting Basic ($4.50/mo), Advanced ($5.50/mo) and Ultimate ($6.50/mo).
What's Good About Hostwinds :-
Hostwinds uptime is good infact we get around 99.88% of uptime in one of our client website due their fast and reliable server in two data center.
Hostwinds uses litespeed webserver which delivers fast loading speed to your website so that your website visitors will never want to wait more for website loading.
Hostwinds provides various services along with their web hosting plans like SSL Certificates, Windshield, Windspeed and Shoutcast.
Hostwinds customer support is very good they provides complete and detailed articles on everything from setup to successfully running your website they also provide video tutorials for some complex task. You can contact to Hostwinds support via phone, email and live chat.
What's Bad About Hostwinds :-
Hostwinds is very expensive as compared to other web hosting provider you have to pay $4.50/mo to get your website live for just one domain. You can easily get this kind of hosting with more features in around $3.90 and they are all industry leaders of web hosting business.
No Wordpress Hosting
Hostwinds provides not a single service for wordpress website it is one of the biggest disadvantage of Hostwinds.
Final Verdict About Hostwinds :-
No we do not recommend Hostwinds just because of the price it is too expensive to host your single website although they offer some basic features with good uptime, speed and customer support. Now the choice is yours if you want to try this or not.