BlueHost Web Hosting Customer Review & Rating
About Bluehost Web Hosting:
Bluehost, an important contributor in the growing world of web solution services. The Bluehost company began with the efforts of Matt Heaton and Danny Ashworth in the year 2003 in Provo, Utah (U.S). Later on was acquired by Endurance International Group in 2010. They have a command over 2 million websites and the number is increasing progressively. Their collaboration with WordPress is a proven advantage for the users. They are impeccable when it comes to solution for open source implementation and development. SimpleScript, an installation device is something which does not require any introduction as it is widely used. VPS protection was again an essential tool for the users. Bluehost is committed to develop latest and enhanced features, with a single aim of providing best services to its users.
What do they offer?
There product line offer a broad range of products such as Domains, Cloud Sites, Shared hosting, WordPress hosting, WooCommerce hosting, VPS hosting, dedicated hosting, etc.
The more can be checked from www.bluehost.com.
Apart from it, they have program on affiliates, education and business on Tapp.
Reseller Option – The users have got complete flexibility to control WHM, cPanel, Billing information and support for WHM clients.
Why Bluehost Hosting Services?
The experts have complete hold over backwards and forwards of WordPress, so the queries can be dealt easily through phone, email or a live chat.
WordPress installation is even extremely easy and the same can be managed from a single place. So the users will be able to build website without any delay.
They are so sure with their services and believe in their work hence they even assure money-back guarantee. Means the user is free to decide and there is no compulsion, and the level of transparency ensures no hidden charges or penalties will be imposed on the customer.
Scalability option helps users to opt for better options/plans. Just a click will transfer the account to a VPS/dedicated server.
CPanel offer an improved interface with other tools which makes it easier to handle websites, emails, domains and other services from a common location.
Bluehost is a leading provider of cloud-based platform solutions to help small and medium-sized businesses succeed online. Currently powering over 2 million websites worldwide, this hosting giant has now launched in India.
BlueHost in the news?
Websites of some of the most renowned web hosting companies were hacked which included Bluehost, Justhost, Hostmonster, etc. The hacking was supposedly done by Syrian Electronic Army. Though Bluehost has always tried and maintained complete security of all its sites, after the above said episode the company has made it sure to have more efficient security checks in order to avoid such threats in future.
Bluehost Hosting Pros and Cons:
Pros: (things I like about Bluehost hosting features)
- 10 GB of storage, 250 GB of transfer for $6.95/month price
- 6 domains hosted per account
- Excellent support (chat, ticket and phone)
- CPanel like all other hosting providers
- SSH access feature
- Awstats statistics available
- CPU overage errors don’t take down your site all day (just a few minutes usually)
- Ruby on Rails on request
- PHP 5 on request
- Separate class C IP blocks for your multiple accounts on request
Cons: (the few things I don’t like about Bluehost )
- CPU errors, with no way to pay for more CPU usage
- Can’t add domains before DNS is pointing there (you can request this over the phone, but that’s a time taken process)
- Additional FTP accounts have long names that include the name of your first domain name
Bluehost Hosting Support:
The support team consisting of more than 750 staff is there for 24/7.
Self-help service is also available where, just by typing the query there will be plethora of articles, instructions and answers, so the users will be able to resolve the issue/query on their own without any hassle. Ticket history facility is also available on Bluehost.
Also, for WordPress hosting they have an in-house team of experts is there for all related queries.
Bluehost payment options:
Bluehost India accepts payments from our customers in the following ways:
- Debit Cards/Netbanking
Visa Debit Cards (All Banks) through HDFC, MasterCard Debit Cards (All Banks) through HDFC, Other Maestro Cards through HDFC, State Bank Maestro Cards through SBIPG, CITI Debit Card through SBIPG
- Credit Cards (Visa/MasterCard/Amex/Discover)
You can pay us for any purchases using any of the following Credit Cards including discover, visa and mastercard on bluehost.
- Offline payment options
Direct Deposit into our ICICI Bank Account and Direct Deposit into our Yes Bank Account… more details about payment option you can read here on Bluehost payment option page.
In short we can say that Bluehost is a company which sticks to its commitment of enhanced services, best priced plans, updated software/applications, efficient team of experts, timely service delivery, and more importantly customer satisfaction.