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Site5 vs WireNine

Comparison
Compared options Visit Site5 Visit WireNine
Pricing
13 hosting plans 6 hosting plans
Starting price $4.95 / month $5.00 / month
Free domain Yes Yes
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.6
2.7
Reliability 1.6
3.4
Pricing 1.8
2.7
User Friendly 1.6
2.7
Support 1.4
1.4
Features 1.7
3.4
User Reviews
153 reviews 3 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...
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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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Was good. But support getting worse and worse
Vince Xu,
4.4
About 4 years ago I switched from kvchosting to wirenine. The performance improvement is so huge that I was extremely happy. So I not only renewed the plan but also upgraded to high level plan at $45/month. However the suppor... More t is getting worse and worse, high priority tickets are not answered in time. Email server refused my connection now and then, which is never fixed at the root. When it happens, my tickets usually takes hours and hours to get a short response asking more info, which has been in the original ticket because of many times of previous occurrence.
Good speed, bad support trends down. Moved my website away although there are 7 months of hosting left (worth over $300).
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Shared Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $11.95 2 plans from $5.00 to $14.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8

hostBasic

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

Essential

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: 5 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Essential plan
Over $10

hostPro

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

Plus

$14.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View Plus plan
VPS
7 plans from $55.00 to $325.00 4 plans from $60.00 to $300.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

VPS2

$55.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View VPS2 plan

VPS 1

$60.00 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View VPS 1 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 2 of 6
North America Yes Yes
Europe Yes Yes
Asia Yes No
Oceania No No
South America Yes No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
5 of 6 5 of 6
Live Chat Yes No
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support No Yes
Video guides Yes Yes
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
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 1 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No No
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
2 of 7 4 of 7
PHP Yes Yes
Java No No
Python Yes Yes
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl No Yes
Ruby on Rails No Yes
Database Support
1 of 3 2 of 3
MongoDB No No
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 1 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card Yes No
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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