LCN.com vs Hostwinds

Comparison
Compared options Visit LCN.com Visit Hostwinds
Pricing
11 hosting plans 33 hosting plans
Starting price $5.95 / month $0.00 / month
Free domain No Yes
Coupons No 2 coupons
User Ratings
1.4
4.7
Reliability 1.5
4.5
Pricing 1.5
4.5
User Friendly 1.5
4.5
Support 1.5
4.5
Features 1.5
4.5
User Reviews
12 reviews 1155 reviews
Latest positive review
Excellent hosting company (This is how hosting should be provided for customers)
Dan Clarke,
10
Fantastic company, And the prices are too cheap to be fair. I have not been with lcn long but already have 5 domain names with them and i am currently moving everything from goDaddy to LCN. I would recommend this company to a... More nyone (Though i am UK based and can only vouch for their UK support and level of expertise but i would be confident to say this is the same around the globe). Less
Very good hosting experience!
Dene Evanson,
10
Happy using Hostwinds hosting service. They also offer other web builders for more experienced users. I've got a network of e-commerce sites that were recently developed. The most common issue I had was the ability to have se... More parate accounts, most hosts I found didn’t support this. They use Raid 10. Setting up email was quick and easy. Less
Latest negative review
the bad of the bad
paul london,
2.0
- Yes they have good prices but very bad service. Support team doesn't care about working hours
When I buy from godaddy or namecheap I get my domain quickly .but with lcn i didnt get my domain and my money . they send me this... More answer after i contact them .
Thank you for contacting us regarding your recent purchase.
As we are a responsible provider, we have an ongoing commitment to security which we take very seriously.
Unfortunately in this instance, aspects of your order caused it to be flagged by our anti-fraud checks and the order was deleted without being processed. No payment for the order has been taken and the requested services have not been setup. I have added instructions below so that you can re-apply.
For security reasons we are unable to divulge precisely what caused the order to be flagged and treated in this way.
Less
2 day after They don't refund my money. All web page go home link.
Bayram ARSLAN,
2.0
2 day after They don't refund my money. All web page go home link. VERY BAD HOSTING.
2 day after They don't refund my money. All web page go home link. VERY BAD HOSTING.
2 day after They don't refund my money. All web page go... More home link. VERY BAD HOSTING. Less
Shared Hosting
3 plans from $5.95 to $19.39 6 plans from $6.74 to $14.24
Under $4 No No
Under $8

Start-up

$5.95 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Start-up plan

Basic

$6.74 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Basic plan
Over $10

Business

$8.95 / MO
  • Space: 250 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 3
View Business plan

Advanced

$8.24 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 4
View Advanced plan
VPS
No
17 plans from $0.00 to $42.74
Under $4 No

Start for free

$0.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Start for free plan
Under $8 No

Unmanaged Linux VPS Hosting 1

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Unmanaged Linux VPS Hosting 1 plan
Over $10 No

Fully Managed Linux VPS Hosting 1

$8.24 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Fully Managed Linux VPS Hosting 1 plan
Dedicated Server
No
1 plan from $179.00 to $179.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

Dedicated Servers

$179.00 / MO
  • Space: 1 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Cloud Hosting
5 plans from $6.20 to $52.99 3 plans from $4.99 to $328.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8

XS

$6.20 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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1 CPU 30GB

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB
View 1 CPU 30GB plan
Over $10

S

$12.45 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View S plan

2 CPU 100GB

$28.99 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: 2 TB
View 2 CPU 100GB plan
Resellers
No
4 plans from $5.24 to $10.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No

Basic

$5.24 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View Basic plan
Over $10 No

Ultimate

$8.24 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View Ultimate plan
SSL
3 plans from $43.95 to $259.89 2 plans from $75.00 to $150.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Domain validated

$43.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Domain validated plan

1 YEAR

$75.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View 1 YEAR plan
Data Centers
1 of 6 0 of 6
North America No No
Europe Yes No
Asia No No
Oceânia No No
South America No No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
0 of 6 4 of 6
Live Chat No Yes
Phone Support No Yes
Email Support No Yes
Forum Support No No
Video guides No No
Knowledgebase No Yes
CMS support
0 of 6 4 of 6
WordPress No Yes
Joomla No Yes
Drupal No Yes
Magento No Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
OS Support
0 of 2 2 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No Yes
Linux No Yes
Language Support
0 of 8 4 of 8
PHP No Yes
Java No No
Python No Yes
Node.js No No
Django No Yes
Perl No No
Ruby on Rails No No
ASP.NET No Yes
Database Support
0 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB No Yes
MySQL No Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
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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