Simply.com vs Bluehost (2024 Comparison) which should you choose?

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Winner: Bluehost
In this Simply.com vs Bluehost comparison, our extensive tests on both providers cover everything from pricing and performance to customer feedback. We find out which one stands out. This comprehensive analysis gives you a clear picture of why Bluehost is often the preferred choice for website owners.

Detailed Comparison: Simply.com vs Bluehost

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Pricing

Starting price
$ 0.00 / month
$ 2.95 / month
Free domain
No
Yes
Coupons
Coupons 1

User Ratings

User Friendly
2.7
2.8
Support
2.7
2.7
Features
2.5
2.9
Reliability
2.7
2.8
Pricing
3.2
2.9

User Reviews

Latest positive review
nicolai sennels
nicolai sennels
4.6
Super fast and very helpful support
I regretted the domain and wanted to buy another one instead. Simply.com's support answered almost immediately, did ALL the work of transferring my ho...
mepage to the new domain and suite and even gave me some tips on how to increase the performance of my homepage. All in 1 day, all for free. I am amazed!
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Taylor Rogers
Taylor Rogers
5.0
Good service!
I requested consultation, they attempted to call me several times but I never answered(totally my fault) but they definitely did try to reach me. Time...
differences just always had the calls coming in in the middle of the night for me. I figured out what I had needed. Thank you
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Latest negative review
Linus Lorentzen
Linus Lorentzen
1.0
Misleading pricing on domains
Misleading pricing for domain registration. Price for domain is shown as the final price, but when you proceed and want to pay the price has changed. ...
They don't let you bye a (.DK) domain without their DNS and they charge you for creating it. The issue has been there for years. I filed a complaint to the danish authorities back in 2017. Simply.com support is rude and ignores the obviously facts.
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Tom C
Tom C
1.0
Do not even consider
I cannot warn people away from Bluehost enough. In the short time I've looked after a client who uses them I've seen: - The VPS server they use go...
down for days without any support - Support is clueless on tech support and just reverts to scripted responses or sending through help articles - No idea on plans, pricing and upgrades. Our plan was apparently legacy and we weren't able to upgrade without starting up a whole new account. We would then apparently get no refund on the old plan (which was only half through its term) and also no assistance migrating to the new account. Our account ran out of storage space and they offered us no solution to increase it. - Server constantly crashes and can't run our website with no explanation or help from support as to why. There's much more but these are the highlights. Even if you're just looking for simple hosting I would steer well clear and give your money to a hosting company that actually cares about its customers.
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Shared Hosting

Under $4

Basic

$2.95 / month
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1

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Under $8

Choice Plus

$5.95 / month
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 3

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Over $10

Online Store

$9.95 / month
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 3

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VPS

Under $4
Under $8
Over $10

Standard

$31.99 / month
  • Space: 120 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Dedicated Server

Under $4
Under $8
Over $10

Standard

$91.98 / month
  • Space: 1 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Cloud Hosting

Under $4
Under $8

Starter

$6.95 / month
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Over $10

Performance

$8.95 / month
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Website Builder

Under $4

BASIC

$2.95 / month
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Under $8

CHOICE PLUS

$5.45 / month
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Over $10

ONLINE STORE

$9.95 / month
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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CDN

Under $4
Under $8
Over $10

Data Centers

North America
Europe
Asia
Oceânia
South America
Africa & Middle East

CMS support

WordPress
Joomla
Drupal
Magento
Softaculous
PrestaShop

OS Support

Windows/ASP.NET
Linux

Language Support

PHP
Java
Python
Node.js
Django
Perl
Ruby on Rails
ASP.NET

Database Support

MongoDB
MySQL
PostgreSQL

Payment Types Support

PayPal
Credit Card
Skrill
Wire Transfer
Webmoney
Bitcoin

Services Support

Live Chat
Phone Support
Email Support
Forum Support
Video guides
Knowledgebase
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