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Site5 vs hostfactory.ch

Comparison
Compared options Visit Site5 Visit hostfactory.ch
Pricing
13 hosting plans 5 hosting plans
Starting price $4.95 / month $9.21 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.6
1.9
Reliability 1.6
2.5
Pricing 1.8
2.5
User Friendly 1.6
1.5
Support 1.4
1.0
Features 1.7
2.0
User Reviews
153 reviews 2 reviews
Latest positive review
Works great for me
Rodrigo Campos,
9.2
I have 4 years of using it and works perfect, support works, uptime works, they give me whm, etc...
No reviews yet
Latest negative review
Site5 had become a Joke
Daniel B.,
2.8
We have been with Site5 for 7years. And we started to move project by project to an other hoster.
The following start happening with our projects:
- Login stopped working
- You could not even reset the password (email not re... More ceived)
I had the most frustrating time with the support.
Less
Service sucks
FRITZ FREI,
5.6
I tried hosting an asp.net website there.
They charge you for the tiniest tips even if they are not pertinent to the functioning of your website. They are incompetent. One service clerk told me there was no DB of the name I t... More argeted linked to my website. This was after I complained about a non-authorized charge for useless service. The DB was reachable before the spat and not after. So, I strongly believe their service people screw customers at their will. Less
Shared Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $11.95 3 plans from $9.21 to $25.77
Under $4 No No
Under $8

hostBasic

$4.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View hostBasic plan
No
Over $10

hostPro

$8.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View hostPro plan

ENTRY

$9.21 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
View ENTRY plan
VPS
7 plans from $55.00 to $325.00
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

VPS2

$55.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View VPS2 plan
No
Dedicated Server
No
2 plans from $22.76 to $36.45
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

Root-server standard

$22.76 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Root-server standard plan
Cloud Hosting
3 plans from $20.00 to $36.00
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Plus

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: 102.4 GB
View Plus plan
No
Server Locations
4 of 6 1 of 6
North America Yes No
Europe Yes Yes
Asia Yes No
Oceania No No
South America Yes No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
5 of 6 4 of 6
Live Chat Yes No
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support No No
Video guides Yes Yes
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
CMS support
5 of 9 4 of 9
WordPress Yes Yes
Managed Wordpress No No
Joomla Yes No
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento Yes Yes
Fantastico Yes Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
Zen Cart No No
OS Support
1 of 2 2 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No Yes
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
2 of 7 0 of 7
PHP Yes No
Java No No
Python Yes No
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl No No
Ruby on Rails No No
Database Support
1 of 3 0 of 3
MongoDB No No
MySQL Yes No
PostgreSQL No No
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 2 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card Yes No
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No Yes
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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