Site5 vs Linode

Comparison
Compared options Visit Site5 Visit Linode
Pricing
13 hosting plans 30 hosting plans
Starting price $4.95 / month $5.00 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.6
3.3
Reliability 1.5
3.5
Pricing 1.5
3.5
User Friendly 1.5
3.0
Support 1.5
3.0
Features 1.5
3.5
User Reviews
166 reviews 34 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...
Best I've used
Robert Evinger,
10
I've been running a personal and business website for myself and wife for over 20 years. Tried a number of providers and switched to Linode about 3 years ago. Best price and stability than prior providers I've used.
I'm using... More a Nanode as all my sites are low volume. If you are comfortable with Linux administration its a good deal. Less
Latest negative review
They are shit , dont use send a emaik
sajesh p,
3.6
PLEASE DON'T USE SITE5.
THEY ARE FRAUDS... THEY ARE NOT GIVING PROPER SERVICES
Since 3 days my site is down, they are not able to provide the recent BKP
Misleading regarding traffic usage
Sergio M,
2.0
Users must be very careful regarding how overall traffic usage is prorated. I lost $68 as consequence of the confusing and misleading explanation regarding traffic usage and no warning at all after closing my account. A theft
Shared Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $325.00 2 plans from $5.00 to $4,000.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8

hostBasic

$4.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View hostBasic plan

Shared 1

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Shared 1 plan
Over $10

hostPro

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

Shared 2

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 80 GB
  • Bandwidth: 4 TB
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Shared 2 plan
VPS
7 plans from $4.95 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
13 plans from $5.00 to $4,000.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

Dedicated CPU 4GB

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 80 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Dedicated CPU 4GB plan
Cloud Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $325.00 15 plans from $5.00 to $4,000.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No

Shared Linode 1GB

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB
View Shared Linode 1GB plan
Over $10

Plus

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: 102.4 GB
View Plus plan

Shared Linode 2GB

$10.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: 2 TB
View Shared Linode 2GB plan
Data Centers
4 of 6 4 of 6
North America Yes Yes
Europe Yes Yes
Asia Yes Yes
Oceânia No Yes
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 Yes
Video guides Yes No
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
CMS support
4 of 6 2 of 6
WordPress Yes Yes
Joomla Yes No
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento Yes No
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
OS Support
1 of 2 1 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No No
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
2 of 8 4 of 8
PHP Yes Yes
Java No No
Python Yes Yes
Node.js No Yes
Django No Yes
Perl No No
Ruby on Rails No No
ASP.NET No No
Database Support
1 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB No Yes
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 1 of 6
PayPal Yes No
Credit Card Yes Yes
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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