# 1 WordPress Web Hosting

WordPress hosting refers to hosting plans with PHP & MySQL support. Sometimes can be ONLY the blog it self, customizable for a web interface.
WordPress is an open source CMS released in May 2003, very often used as blog publishing platform powered by PHP and MySQL. It has many features including a plugin architecture and a templating system. Used by a lot of websites, WordPress is the most popular blog software in use today.

We choose the best plans available on the market so you can decide which one to take, based on your needs!

CompanyHost Gator
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Total Reviews: 39
Average Rating: 5 of 10
Good Reviews: 19
Bad Reviews: 20
Official Responses: 0
IX Web Hosting
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Total Reviews: 98
Average Rating: 5 of 10
Good Reviews: 49
Bad Reviews: 49
Official Responses: 9
Blue Host
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Total Reviews: 55
Average Rating: 4 of 10
Good Reviews: 21
Bad Reviews: 34
Official Responses: 17
Price$ 4.95/mo.
($ 12.95 after first term)
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$ 19.99/mo.
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Plan NameWordpress StarterWordPressWP Standard
Produt typeCloud
Linux
Shared Hosting
Linux
VPS
Linux
Disk Space50 GBunlimited30 GB
Bandwidthunmeteredunmeteredunmetered
Free domains031
PaymentsCredit / Debit / Prepaid Cards, PayPalCredit / Debit / Prepaid Cards, PayPal, AliPayCredit / Debit / Prepaid Cards, PayPal
Control panelCPanel[In-house], H-SphereCPanel
FeaturesCDN, Fully ManagedWordpressBackup, CDN, Wordpress
Support optionsEmail, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Forum, Live Chat, Available 24/7Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat, Available 24/7Email, Help Desk, Phone / Toll-Free, Live Chat, Available 24/7
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UpdatedJun 2016May 2016Mar 2017
Read ReviewsTotal Reviews: 39
Average Rating: 5 of 10
Good Reviews: 19
Bad Reviews: 20
Official Responses: 0

Host Gator reviews
Total Reviews: 98
Average Rating: 5 of 10
Good Reviews: 49
Bad Reviews: 49
Official Responses: 9

IX Web Hosting reviews
Total Reviews: 55
Average Rating: 4 of 10
Good Reviews: 21
Bad Reviews: 34
Official Responses: 17

Blue Host reviews

Quick comparison of the top 53 plans in this category ordered by brand rating

Plan NameBrandProduct TypePlatformDiskSpaceTransferPriceHosted Websites /
Free Domains / IP's
Date Plan
WordPressaruba.itShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered€ 19.90/yr.unlimited / 1 / 02016-09-09
WORDPRESS HOSTING BASIChome.plCloudLinux10 GB SSDunmeteredPLN 5.00/mo.1 / 0 / 02016-10-25
WordPress Bloggername.comShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered$ 29.95/yr.1 / 0 / 02016-11-12
WordPress Basicstrato.deShared HostingLinux25 GB HDD 15000 RPMunmetered$ 2.99/mo.1 / 1 / 02016-08-06
Secure WordPressnetworksolutions.comVPSLinuxunlimitedunmetered$ 35.00/mo. 2016-07-23
WP Personalmediatemple.netShared HostingLinux50 GB SSDunmetered$ 20.00/mo.2 / 0 / 02017-03-17
WP Basichosteurope.deShared HostingLinux25 GBunmetered€ 4.99/mo.unlimited / 0 / 02016-09-08
WP Starterfatcow.comShared HostingLinuxunlimited SSDunmetered$ 3.75/mo. ($ 8.49 after first term)unlimited / 1 / 02016-07-18
WP Basicarsys.esShared HostingLinux1 GB SSDunmetered€ 4.95/mo. (€ 9.9 after 12 mo.)unlimited / 1 / 02016-10-29
WP Starteripower.comShared HostingLinuxunlimited SSDunmetered$ 3.75/mo. ($ 9.49 after first term)unlimited / 1 / 02016-06-16
Z.com for WordPressz.comShared Hosting 10 GB SSDunmeteredPHP 426.00/mo. / 0 / 02017-06-20
Managed WordPressinterserver.netShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered$ 8.00/mo.unlimited / 0 / 02016-06-20
WordPress Hosting at only $3.04znetlive.comShared HostingLinux/Windows20 GBunmetered$ 3.12/mo. 2015-06-15
WordPress Personalpapaki.grCloudLinux5 GB SSDunmetered€ 9.00/mo.1 / 0 / 02016-08-31
WordPress Primaryuk2.netShared HostingLinux10 GB SSDunmetered£ 9.99/mo.unlimited / 1 / 02016-09-21
WordPress Personal Planaccuwebhosting.comShared HostingLinux10 GB SSD60 GB$ 3.99/mo.unlimited / 1 / 02016-11-10
Hosting Wordpressprofesionalhosting.comShared HostingLinux2 GBunmetered$ 3.79/mo.unlimited / 0 / 02016-05-18
WP Basicwebhostingpad.comShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered$ 2.99/mo. ($ 8.99 after first term)5 / 0 / 02016-06-11
WordPresseasyspace.comShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered£ 10.00/mo.unlimited / 1 / 02016-09-20
WP BUSINESSvps.netCloudLinux5 GBunmetered$ 20.00/mo.1 / 0 / 02016-08-22
IKL WordPressikoula.comShared HostingLinux10 GBunmetered€ 1.99/mo.1 / 1 / 12016-11-24
Wordpress Starterwebhosting.uk.comShared HostingLinux2 GBunmetered£ 3.99/mo.5 / 1 / 02016-07-21
Hosting WP Basicaxarnet.esShared HostingLinux/Windows2 GBunmetered$ 5.25/mo. 2016-12-01
Wordpress Primarymidphase.comVPSLinux10 GB SSDunmetered$ 6.63/mo.1 / 1 / 02016-06-12
WordPress Starterfunio.comShared HostingLinux20 GB SSDunmetered$ 0.99/mo.1 / 0 / 02016-09-26
WordPress Hostingdaily.co.ukShared HostingLinux50 GBunmetered$ 5.83/mo. 2016-12-01
WordPress webhotel palvelunanebula.fiVirtual Dedicated HostingLinux25 GBunmetered€ 19.52/mo. 2015-06-15
Managed WordPress Domainconetix.com.auManaged HostingLinux20 GB SAS200 GBAUD 49.00/mo.1 / 0 / 12016-09-07
Wordpress Hostingnethosting.comShared HostingLinux/Windowsunlimitedunmetered$ 34.95/mo.unlimited / 0 / 02016-12-29
WordPress Hostingonlinetroubleshooters.comShared HostingLinux1 GB5 GB$ 4.00/mo. 2016-01-15
WORDPRESS DYNAMICthewebpower.comShared HostingLinux1 GB HDD 15000 RPM10 GB€ 3.00/mo.12017-04-27
WordPress Hostingaron.hostShared HostingLinux1 GB41 GB$ 0.80/mo. 2016-12-01
WORDPRESSnetcetera.co.ukShared HostingWindows1 GB80 GB$ 9.00/mo. 2014-12-01
WordPress Advancedhostirian.comShared HostingLinux1 GB1 GB$ 7.00/mo. 2014-12-01
WP Pronrhosting.comShared HostingLinux2 GB SSD40 GB$ 12.00/mo.1 / 0 / 02016-08-19
WordPressgogetspace.comShared HostingLinux10 GBunmetered$ 4.99/mo. 2016-12-01
WP Entry 2000 MBglobe.luShared HostingLinux2 GB SSD15 GB€ 3.50/mo.1 / 0 / 12017-03-26
Wordpress Hostingm6.netShared HostingWindows20 GBunmetered$ 1.64/mo. 2015-09-21
Wordpress Hostinghostbyte.inShared HostingLinux1 GB10 GB$ 1.00/mo. 2014-12-01
Shared hosting France, Europe - Wordpress hosting SSD 3Dyoorshop.frShared HostingLinux20 GB SSDunmetered€ 6.95/mo.unlimited / 1 / 02017-03-11
WP Starterbizzahost.comShared HostingLinuxunlimitedunmetered$ 2.99/mo. 2016-12-01
WP Businesshostawesome.comCloud 15 GB150 GB$ 39.00/mo. 2014-12-01
WordPress Advancednpsis.comShared HostingLinux1 GB1 GB$ 7.00/mo. 2014-12-01
WordPress Hostinganzwebhosts.comShared HostingLinux5 GB20 GBDOL 33.00/yr.12017-06-10
Managed WordPress Hostingt35.comShared HostingLinux30 GB100 GB$ 19.00/mo. 2016-01-21
Personal WordPress Hostingwizzpress.comShared HostingLinux5 GBunmetered$ 9.00/mo. 2016-12-01
WordPress Hostingcognisant-hosting.comShared HostingLinux4 GB4000 GB€ 5.00/mo. 2016-04-29
WordPress Web Hostingglobaliweb.comShared HostingLinux1 GBunmeteredINR 299.00/mo. 2016-05-14
Wordpressaxndata.fiManaged HostingLinux3 GB SSD5000 GB€ 30.00/yr. 2017-05-20
Secure WordPress Cloud Professionaleskycity.comCloudCloud10 GB SSD50 GB$ 30.00/mo.12017-03-01
WORDPRESS 1intercity.co.ilShared HostingLinux1 GBunmetered$ 15.00/mo. 2016-12-01
Hosting WORDPRESSmialojamientoweb.comShared HostingLinux25 GBunmetered$ 4.32/mo. 2016-12-01
Wordpress Hostingcrownhosting.co.ukShared HostingLinux5 GB50 GB$ 3.00/mo. 2014-12-01

About WordPress Web Hosting

WordPress Web HostingWord Press has a templating system, which includes widgets that can be rearranged without editing HTML or PHP code, as well as themes that can be installed. The PHP and HTML code in themes can also be edited for more advanced customizations. WordPress also features integrated link management, clean permalink structure, a search engine-friendly, the ability to assign nested, multiple categories to articles and support for tagging of posts and articles.

Automatic filters that provide for proper formatting and styling of text in articles (for example, converting regular quotes to smart quotes) are also included. Word press also supports the Trackback and Pingback standards for displaying links to other sites that have themselves linked to a post or article. Finally, WordPress has a rich plugin architecture which allows users and developers to extend its functionality beyond the features that come as part of the base install.

Native applications exist for iPhone/iPod Touch, Android, and BlackBerry which provide access to some of the features in the WordPress Admin panel and work with WordPress.com and many WordPress.org blogs.

Multi-blogging
WordPress supports one blog per installation, although multiple copies may be run from different directories if configured to use separate database tables.

WordPress Multi-User (WordPress MU, or just WPMU) was a fork of WordPress created to allow multiple blogs to exist within one installation that is able to be administered by a centralized maintainer. WordPress MU makes it possible for those with a website to host their own blogging community, as well as control and moderate all the blogs from a single dashboard. WordPress MU adds eight new data tables for each blog.

Lyceum is another enterprise-edition of WordPress. Unlike WordPress MU, Lyceum stores all of its information in a set number of database tables. Notable communities that use Lyceum are TeachFor.Us (Teach For America teachers' blogs), the Hopkins Blogs and BodyBlogs.

Deployment
WordPress can be deployed using various methods on a hosting environment. Users have the option to download the current version of WordPress from WordPress.org. From there, they can upload the source code and its dependencies to their hosting environment.

WordPress can also be installed via the Microsoft Web Platform Installer which installs WordPress on Windows and IIS. The Web PI will automatically detect any missing dependencies such as PHP or MySQL then install and configure them before installing WordPress.

WordPress can also be installed via package management system or deploying a ready-to-use TurnKey WordPress appliance, which does not require any manual setup or configuration.

Advanced users have the option to have WordPress downloaded to their server and consistently updated using SVN. This will allow users to remain updated easily.

Free hosting services such as WordPress.com offer users an easy way to deploy a WordPress blog on-line without having to install WordPress on your own web server. Many shared web hosting services also offer automated WordPress installation through their control panel.

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GoDaddy Boosting WordPress Security by Acquiring Sucuri - Mar, 2017 - Recently, GoDaddy acquired Sucuri in order to ensure they have great WordPress security. Sucuri will continue to run their business as normal, while GoDaddy will provide customers with Sucuri security services. No financial terms from the deal were provided. New security products are also a part of the deal. Both companies said they plan to work ...
WordPress Users Get Help from WP Engine with Upgrading to PHP 7 - Mar, 2017 - WP Engine recently announced they will help WordPress users with the adoption of PHP 7. They will be offering this environment for all of their customers, along with the PHP 7 Compatibility Checker plugin, which they launched a couple months ago. The upgrade process is pretty easy, according to WP Engine and will be seamless for all their ...
Security Issue Causing Vulnerability to Content Injection Attacks Fixed by WordPress - Feb, 2017 - Sites using WordPress 4.7 and 4.7.1 were vulnerable to content injection attacks before WordPress rolled out 4.7.2. Mark-Alexandre Montpas, a Sucuri security researcher let the WordPress team know of the vulnerability in January. The issue was a big deal for WordPress users that could have had any content on their pages or posts changed. Hackers ...