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Site5 vs RockHoster

Comparison
Compared options Visit Site5 Visit RockHoster
Pricing
13 hosting plans 13 hosting plans
Starting price $4.95 / month $1.99 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.6
4.7
Reliability 1.6
4.8
Pricing 1.8
4.7
User Friendly 1.6
4.7
Support 1.4
4.7
Features 1.7
4.7
User Reviews
153 reviews 101 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...
A place to host any kind of web site... Good job!
Silverstrio Valdez,
10
Very happy. The kind of host i've been looking for a long time. Rockhoster is the most reliable site I have been with. Pricing was good and the account was setup promptly with everything I needed. Any questions I had were ans... More wered within a couple of hours. It is easy to manage all the files with PHP scripts in combination with MySql, offering audio streaming, podcast and downloading of audio files.
Glad I've found them!
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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.
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All positive reviews is lie.
Eddie Attaway,
3.6
Has overdue on 6 days my bill for prolong my server - they had delete everything and wrote it after payment was done (with prolong fee).
At now they are did not answering in support tikets for several daysand fully ignoring m... More y refund ask. And in 2019 the most newest OS that they have on OpenVZ is Ubuntu 16.04 or debian 8...
Terrible hosting and support
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Shared Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $11.95 2 plans from $1.99 to $3.99
Under $4 No

BRONZE

$1.99 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View BRONZE plan
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
No
VPS
7 plans from $55.00 to $325.00 8 plans from $4.99 to $51.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No

Basic

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Over $10

VPS2

$55.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Premium

$8.99 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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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
Resellers
No
3 plans from $8.99 to $17.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

BRONZE

$8.99 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View BRONZE plan
Data Centers
4 of 6
North America Yes
Europe Yes
Asia Yes
Oceania No
South America Yes
Africa & Middle East No
Support Services
5 of 6 2 of 6
Live Chat Yes Yes
Phone Support Yes No
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support No No
Video guides Yes No
Knowledgebase Yes No
CMS support
5 of 9 6 of 9
WordPress Yes Yes
Managed Wordpress No No
Joomla Yes Yes
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento Yes Yes
Fantastico Yes No
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No Yes
Zen Cart No Yes
OS Support
1 of 2 2 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No Yes
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
2 of 7 4 of 7
PHP Yes Yes
Java No Yes
Python Yes Yes
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl No Yes
Ruby on Rails No No
Database Support
1 of 3 1 of 3
MongoDB No No
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No No
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 3 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card Yes No
Moneybookers No Yes
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No Yes
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