A2hosting vs. Host Mantis - Oct 2019

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A2hosting (a2hosting.com) has been added on Feb 04, 2006 and last updated on Apr 10, 2019. Trusted and verified by WHTOP on 2016.
Host Mantis (hostmantis.com) has been added on Feb 23, 2011 and last updated on Sep 14, 2018.

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Total Reviews: 140
Average Rating: 9 / 10
Good Reviews: 127
Bad Reviews: 13
Official Responses: 11
9 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
140 user reviews
hostmantis.com logo!
Total Reviews: 5
Average Rating: 3 / 10
Good Reviews: 2
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
3 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
5 user reviews
 
PO Box 2998
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
US
Auburndale
Livonia, MI 48154
US
Emailsales@a...sales@h...
Phone888-546-8946, Fax: 1-734-527-6565
(734) 386-0446
RanksAlexa Rating12,458▲5,091 (lower is better)
Domains133,446▲744 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in IN 4,228
Alexa Rating186,778▼-210,708 (lower is better)
Alexa Rank in US 73,763
Coupons1 active coupons codesUse coupon code WHTOP for 51% off Shared Hosting plans!
1 active coupons codesUse WAIT25OFF coupon code to save 25% for life!
Languages en-US es-MX en-US
InfoA2 Hosting is a green company started by CEO Bryan Muthig in 2003. This comes with a great range of product options: Shared Web Hosting; Reseller Hosting; VPS or Dedicated Servers. They have won recognition in the industry for their hosting solutions, such as the title for the Fastest Hosting.

The feature they praise the most on their website is the speed (they even come with a Turbo Server option that assures fast load pages). A2 Hosting provides the customers with a free account [...]
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HostMantis entered the hosting industry as Plexihost (plexihost.com). We changed our name/brand to HostMantis in September of 2010 to position ourselves to become a major presence in the web hosting industry.

We provide the best web hosting rates, features and support in the industry and promise to do so for the life of your account. To prove this to you, you can order HostMantis services, risk-free with our 30-day money back guarantee!

HostMantis Data Center Features (Canada, Singapore [...]
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EstablishedMay, 20032005
Site speedAverage, load time 2.8 seconds 28% sites are slower
SEO Links count 1,280
Average, load time 2.1 seconds 37% sites are slower
SEO Links count 159
Social Media
Social Media
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a2hosting.com Icona2hosting
Started from: April, 2008
  • Tweets: 9,985
  • Followers: 11,028
  • Friends: 1,500
  • Last activity: Oct 17, 2019
hostmantis.com Iconhostmantis
Started from: August, 2010
  • Tweets: 2,488
  • Followers: 1,878
  • Friends: 1,707
  • Last activity: Oct 18, 2019
a2hosting.com IconA2 Hosting
  • Likes:48,518
  • People talking about them: 30
  • Last activity: Sep 26, 2019
hostmantis.com IconHostMantis
  • Likes:583
  • People talking about them: 1
  • Last activity: May 22, 2019
A2 Hosting
  • Followers:96
  • Entity type: Privately Held
  • Founded: 2003
  • Employee Count: 11-50
  • Industry: Internet
HostMantis
  • Followers:6
  • Entity type: Privately Held
  • Founded: 2005
  • Employee Count: 2-10
  • Industry: Internet
A2hosting Blog
  • Blog Posts:364
  • Software Wordpress version 5.2.4
  • Blog added on: Dec, 2011
  • Language: en-US
  • Last written post: Oct 17, 2019
Host Mantis Blog
  • Blog Posts:119
  • Blog added on: Feb, 2012
  • Last written post: Sep 26, 2019
Shared Hosting - 3/4
Plan NameLite [Linux]Entry [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 3.92/mo.
($ 7.99 after first term)
$ 2.29/mo.
Disk Spaceunlimited SSD2 GB SSD
Data Transferunmeteredunmetered
Hosted domains15
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanelCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)1 Website
5 Databases
cPanel Control Panel
Free SSL & SSD
Free & Easy Site Transfer
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Fastest Shared Web Hosting

At A2 Hosting, it really is "Our Speed. Your Success." Those aren't just words but actually something we strive for everyday.

We strive to be [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $3.25/mo

Parked Domains 3
Subdomains 5
FTP Accounts 1
MariaDB Databases 2
Email Accounts 5

LiteSpeed
LSCache
SSD Drives
CloudLinux
DDoS Protection
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NameSwift [Linux]Starter [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 4.90/mo.
($ 9.99 after first term)
$ 3.49/mo.
Disk Spaceunlimited SSD15 GB SSD
Data Transferunmeteredunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanelCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Unlimited Websites
Unlimited Databases
cPanel Control Panel
Free SSL & SSD
Free & Easy Site Transfer
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Fastest Shared Web Hosting

At A2 Hosting, it really is "Our Speed. Your Success." Those aren't just words but actually something we strive for everyday.

We [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $4.25/mo

LiteSpeed
LSCache
SSD Drives
CloudLinux
DDoS Protection
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases
ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of PHP
Perl
SSI
Cron [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NameTurbo [Linux]Advanced [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 9.31/mo.
($ 18.99 after first term)
$ 5.49/mo.
Disk Spaceunlimited SSD30 GB SSD
Data Transferunmeteredunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanelCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Our fastest service yet.

Unlimited Websites
Unlimited Databases
Free SSD
Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
A2 Site Accelerator
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Fastest Shared Web Hosting

At A2 Hosting, it really is "Our Speed. Your Success." Those aren't just words but actually [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $7.25/mo

LiteSpeed
LSCache
SSD Drives
CloudLinux
DDoS Protection
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases
ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of PHP
Perl
SSI
Cron [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan Name-Expert [Linux/Windows]
Price-$ 7.49/mo.
Disk Space-50 GB SSD
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-CPanel, Plesk
Server Location-GermanyUnited States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $9.25/mo

LiteSpeed
LSCache
SSD Drives
CloudLinux
DDoS Protection
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases
ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of PHP
Perl
SSI
Cron [...]
Date Plan-Sep 2018
Dedicated Hosting - 6/0
Plan NameSprint Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 99.59/mo.
($ 119.99 after first term)
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Disk Space1000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer10 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel 3.1+ GHz 2 Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)From 2X500 GB Storage
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Are you a developer needing more resources than a VPS, but want the same control? Our Dedicated Flex Servers provide the perfect solution! Your Server comes hosted on our blazing fast SwiftServer platform. Our Turbo Server Boost will load your [...]
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Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameSprint [Linux]-
Price$ 141.09/mo.
($ 169.99 after first term)
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Disk Space1000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer10 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel 3.1+ GHz 2 Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)From 2X500 GB Storage
Free SSL
Free cPanel Control Panel
Free & Easy Site Transfer
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Best Managed Dedicated Server Hosting

We care about hosting speed. We hope we've been able to show you exactly how important it is for us to make sure you get the fastest page load [...]
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Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameExceed Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 165.99/mo.
($ 199.99 after first term)
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Disk Space1000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer15 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel Xeon 2.4+ GHz 4 Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameExceed [Linux]-
Price$ 207.49/mo.
($ 249.99 after first term)
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Disk Space1000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer15 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPUIntel Xeon 2.4+ GHz 4 Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameMach Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 248.99/mo.
($ 299.99 after first term)
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Disk Space2000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer20 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU2x Intel Xeon 2.1+ GHz 8+ Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)​From 2X1000 GB Storage
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Are you a developer needing more resources than a VPS, but want the same control? Our Dedicated Flex Servers provide the perfect solution! Your Server comes hosted on our blazing fast SwiftServer platform. Our Turbo Server Boost will load your [...]
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Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameMach [Linux]-
Price$ 290.49/mo.
($ 349.99 after first term)
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Disk Space2000 GB SSD-
Data Transfer20 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU2x Intel Xeon 2.1+ GHz 8+ Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)From 2X1000 GB Storage
Free SSL
Free cPanel Control Panel
Free & Easy Site Transfer
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

Best Managed Dedicated Server Hosting

We care about hosting speed. We hope we've been able to show you exactly how important it is for us to make sure you get the fastest page [...]
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Date PlanFeb 2019-
Reseller Hosting - 4/4
Plan NameBronze [Linux]Reseller Entry [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 13.19/mo.
($ 19.99 after first term)
$ 7.25/mo.
Disk Space30 GB SSD25 GB SSD
Data Transfer400 GBunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel, WHMCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)30 GB Storage
400 GB Transfer
40 Accounts
Free SSL & SSD
WHM Control Panel
Free eNom Reseller Account
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

All The Reseller Web Hosting Features You'll Need!

Your Reseller account is fully white-labeled so you can promote the services offered to your own customers. [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $7.25/mo

LINUX:
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cPanel Accounts 50
LiteSpeed
LSCache
CloudLinux
White-label
DDoS Protection
Overselling
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases

ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NameSilver [Linux]Reseller Starter [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 18.47/mo.
($ 27.99 after first term)
$ 8.95/mo.
Disk Space75 GB SSD50 GB SSD
Data Transfer600 GBunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel, WHMCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)60 Accounts
Free SSL & SSD
WHM Control Panel
Free eNom Reseller Account
Anytime Money Back Guarantee
Free WHMCS

All The Reseller Web Hosting Features You'll Need!

Your Reseller account is fully white-labeled so you can promote the services offered to your own customers. Promote features like [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $12.25/mo

LINUX:
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cPanel Accounts 75
LiteSpeed
LSCache
CloudLinux
White-label
DDoS Protection
Overselling
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases

ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NameGold [Linux]Reseller Advanced [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 24.41/mo.
($ 36.99 after first term)
$ 20.95/mo.
Disk Space150 GB SSD70 GB SSD
Data Transfer1 TBunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel, WHMCPanel, Plesk
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)80 Accounts
Free SSL & SSD
WHM Control Panel
Free eNom Reseller Account
Anytime Money Back Guarantee
Free WHMCS

All The Reseller Web Hosting Features You'll Need!

Your Reseller account is fully white-labeled so you can promote the services offered to your own customers. Promote features like [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price:$26.25/mo

LINUX:
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cPanel Accounts 125
LiteSpeed
LSCache
CloudLinux
White-label
DDoS Protection
Overselling
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases

ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NamePlatinum [Linux]Reseller Expert [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 40.91/mo.
($ 61.99 after first term)
$ 35.95/mo.
Disk Space200 GB SSD100 GB SSD
Data Transfer2 TBunmetered
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel, WHM
Server LocationGermanyUnited States
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)100 Accounts
Free SSL & SSD
WHM Control Panel
Free eNom Reseller Account
Anytime Money Back Guarantee
Free WHMCS

All The Reseller Web Hosting Features You'll Need!
Your Reseller account is fully white-labeled so you can promote the services offered to your own customers. Promote features like [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $44.25/mo

LINUX:
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cPanel Accounts 175
LiteSpeed
LSCache
CloudLinux
White-label
DDoS Protection
Overselling
Free SSL
Money Back Guarantee
Full Daily Backups
JetBackup
99.9% Uptime
Domains Allowed
Parked Domains
Subdomains
FTP Accounts
MariaDB Databases

ImageMagick
CGI
Choice Of [...]
Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
VPS - 7/1
Plan NameEntry Unmanaged [Linux]Entry [Linux/Windows]
Price$ 5.00/mo.$ 14.95/mo.
Disk Space20 GB SSD40 GB
Data Transfer2 TB1 TB
Hosted domainsunlimitedunlimited
Free Domain00
CPU1 Core1 CPU
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel
Server Location
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Free SSD
Root Access
Anytime Money Back Guarantee

At A2 Hosting, you design your perfect VPS. Just choose the amount of RAM, disk space, and data transfer you want. Pay only for the resources you need! Your VPS also comes provisioned with your choice of Linux OS. Reload a different version of [...]
INFO (mouse over)Windows price: $24.95/month

Included With All VPS Plans

The following features are included with every VPS hosting plan at no extra charge!

Connectivity

Our network is powered by high-speed Cisco cores, with built-in redundancy with an emphasis on stability and performance.
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Date PlanFeb 2019Sep 2018
Plan NameMid Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 10.00/mo.-
Disk Space30 GB SSD-
Data Transfer2 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU1 Core-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NameTop Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 15.00/mo.-
Disk Space50 GB SSD-
Data Transfer2 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU4 Core-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control Panel -
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)50 GB Storage
4 Cores
2 TB Transfer
1 GB RAM
Free SSD
Anytime Money Back Guarantee
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Plan NameElite Unmanaged [Linux]-
Price$ 15.00/mo.-
Disk Space50 GB SSD-
Data Transfer2 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU4 Cores-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NamePower+ [Linux]-
Price$ 32.99/mo.
($ 49.99 after first term)
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Disk Space75 GB SSD-
Data Transfer2 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU4 vCPUs-
Dedicated IPs2-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)Need more resources than a Web Hosting account, but aren’t quite ready for a Dedicated Server? Our high performance Managed VPS Hosting is the perfect solution. Experience the power and isolation of a VPS expertly combined with the easy-to-use cPanel control panel. Choose our Turbo Boost VPS [...]-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NamePrestige+ [Linux]-
Price$ 46.19/mo.
($ 69.99 after first term)
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Disk Space100 GB SSD-
Data Transfer3 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU6 vCPUs-
Dedicated IPs2-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Plan NamePinnacle+ [Linux]-
Price$ 65.99/mo.
($ 99.99 after first term)
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Disk Space150 GB SSD-
Data Transfer4 TB-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU8 vCPUs-
Dedicated IPs2-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionSame as previous plans-
Date PlanFeb 2019-
Cloud - 1/0
Plan NameAce [Linux]-
Price$ 25.00/mo.-
Disk Space25 GB SSD-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU2 Cores 600 MHz-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control PanelCPanel-
Server Location-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)1 GB RAM
25 GB HDD Storage
Unlimited Inbound Transfer
2 Cores
600 MHz CPU Speed
Anytime Money Back Guarantee
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Date PlanMar 2018-
Supported Operating Systems
  • Linux
  • Linux/Windows
List of products
  • Shared Hosting
  • Dedicated Hosting
  • Reseller Hosting
  • VPS
  • Cloud
  • Domains
  • SSL Certificates
  • Shared Hosting
  • Reseller Hosting
  • VPS
Support Options
  • Email
  • Help Desk
  • Phone / Toll-Free
  • Live Chat
  • Available 24/7
  • 11 WHTop support responses
  • Email
  • Help Desk
  • 0 WHTop support responses
Payment Options
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
  • Skrill (Moneybookers)
  • Wire Transfer
  • Check Payments
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
Last positive / negative customers review
 
-anonymous- (creativeconceptsbymike@g...)
on Jan 06, 2019
Top notch service, awesome help, these guys take the time and explain allowing you to have a great understanding without all the confusion that most hosting companies out there come with!

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on May 03, 2019
Started off ok, but support was practically useless.But then around April 23 they claim they hit by a malicious attack. And since then, it's been horribly terrible.All windows hosting servers were brought offline. My 16 sites were down for [...]
-hidden- (-hidden-)
on Sep 14, 2018
HostMantis is great!
I've used HostMantis for quite a few years and they are the best, fastest host I've used. Best of all they're the least expensive!

-anonymous- (-hidden-)
on Apr 30, 2017
Like I see most of the Hostmantis reviews are bad.I'm sorry I didn't read them before I signed for an account...All the people are right - I also say: Don't host at hostmantis.comHostmantis are scammers and amateurs There are a lot of down [...]
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