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Bluehost vs VinaHost

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Pricing
16 hosting plans 65 hosting plans
Starting price $2.95 / month $2.00 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
2.4
3.8
Reliability 2.5
4.0
Pricing 2.5
5.0
User Friendly 2.5
4.0
Support 2.5
3.0
Features 2.5
3.0
User Reviews
279 reviews 2 reviews
Latest positive review
Bluehost is one of the most popular web hosting
Gagan Dias,
8.4
Bluehost is one of the most popular web hosting companies in the world, especially among people launching their first site.
They offer great rates, and a beginner-facing platform that makes every aspect of running a website e... More asy.
Most of the time Bluehost will walk you through a task the first time, like setting up a blog or email account on your site.
If you get stuck or have a problem, they have 24/7 support by phone or live chat. They list their support number and live chat options right on their site, so you can reach out for help within two clicks.
Gagan - https://www.webhostwinner.com/
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Good price
Tammy Tran,
9.6
It's very good, I was here before many things were translated to English. I would say maybe in the future offer more automatic services, so you do not need to go through to the support team so often. Thank you for the great service.
Latest negative review
Overpriced, horrible service, constant downtime
Sarah W,
2.8
Do NOT go with this service. They are part of a bundle of hosting companies which all go down at the same time, multiple times a week. The customer service is atrocious. You will spend an hour in chat with no resolution for t... More he tiniest issue.
They will charge you for migration to their servers, if you are changing hosting companies. Again, do NOT do this. There are MUCH BETTER hosting companies out there who will NOT charge you for migration. Bluehost will take a week to migrate and ask for everything under the sun to try to migrate. And then there will be issues.
Their backup system is also non-existent and problematic. SSL troubles. If you try to get a refund within the 30-day guarantee, they will dismiss you. It took me an hour and 15 minutes to get the hosting charge refunded after I left them within 30 days. And then I had to initiate a charge back on the migration fee because they kept tossing me back and forth between customer service and the migration team's email, with no resolution and no response.
Again, this company is not worth your time. Research which companies are owned by holding companies, like Bluehost, and avoid them. Go with solely owned companies that have excellent customer service.
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Limited options
Keith Nguyen,
5.6
This site came to my email asking for a review, so figured i'd comply. I have been using Vinahost for about 4 years. In all it works when it works and no real issues. I have found the biggest problems are payments, the compan... More y doesn't seem to have an accountant or are just confused on what "Payment" means. Many times we have had our site shut down and costed us large sums of money to get an email back from Vinahost saying "Sorry for the mistake we see your payment" Yet do nothing to prevent it from happening again *Happened 3 times* nor comp us for the proven lost wages we had for down time.
In all its what it is, and sadly no other options if your using .vn extensions
Goods -
Site is 90% of the time up
FTP update refresh is 5 minutes or less
Prices are good
Bads -
Horrible customer service
They don't understand that shutting down business sites cost money and they expect you to accept it when they are at fault
Their main office, in HCMC they seem very confused and most don't know the product they selling
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Shared Hosting
4 plans from $2.95 to $12.95 14 plans from $2.00 to $28.00
Under $4

Basic

$2.95 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
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W1

$2.00 / MO
  • Space: 300.03 MB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 1
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Under $8

Plus

$5.45 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
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W4

$7.00 / MO
  • Space: 1.5 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 2
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Over $10

Pro

$12.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
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W6

$11.00 / MO
  • Space: 3 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 5
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VPS
3 plans from $18.99 to $59.99 9 plans from $6.00 to $71.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No

ProSSD Start

$6.00 / MO
  • Space: 12 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Over $10

Standard

$18.99 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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ProSSD 1

$14.00 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Dedicated Server
3 plans from $79.99 to $119.99 3 plans from $185.00 to $390.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Standard

$79.99 / MO
  • Space: 5 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Xeon Quad Core E3 Series

$185.00 / MO
  • Space: 1 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Cloud Hosting
3 plans from $6.95 to $15.95 11 plans from $8.00 to $298.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8

Starter

$6.95 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Cloud 1G

$8.00 / MO
  • Space: 12 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Over $10

Performance

$8.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Cloud 2G

$29.00 / MO
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Website Builder
3 plans from $2.95 to $24.95
No
Under $4

BASIC

$2.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View BASIC plan
No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

PRO

$9.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View PRO plan
No
Resellers
No
3 plans from $34.00 to $86.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

VinaPro

$34.00 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
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SSL
No
25 plans from $10.00 to $1,172.50
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

ESSENTIAL SSL

$17.50 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Data Centers
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North America No
Europe No
Asia Yes
Oceânia No
South America No
Africa & Middle East No
Support Services
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Live Chat Yes No
Phone Support Yes No
Email Support Yes No
Forum Support Yes No
Video guides Yes No
Knowledgebase Yes No
CMS support
4 of 6 0 of 6
WordPress Yes No
Joomla Yes No
Drupal No No
Magento Yes No
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop Yes No
OS Support
1 of 2 0 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No No
Linux Yes No
Language Support
4 of 8 0 of 8
PHP Yes No
Java Yes No
Python Yes No
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl Yes No
Ruby on Rails No No
ASP.NET No No
Database Support
2 of 3 0 of 3
MongoDB Yes No
MySQL Yes No
PostgreSQL No No
Payment Types Support
0 of 6 0 of 6
PayPal No No
Credit Card No No
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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