Hosting Coupons 2016
Bluehost is one of the operating brands of Endurance International Group (EIG), the leading webhosting stable in the world. It is one of the top 20 website hosting service providers with more than 1.5 million registered domains. The company is the brainchild of Matt Heaton who founded it in 1996 then served as the CEO from inception until 2011, just one year after EIG bought the outfit. Recent developments and company restructuring that followed have seen the company offer all manner of website hosting products including shared, VPS, dedicated and WordPress hosting as well as domain registration and cloud sites.
Shared website hosting plans
Bluehost has three shared webhosting plans. Basic, which is the lowest tier plan, costs $7.99 per month and offers space for hosting a single website, five parked domains and 25 sub domains. This plan comes with 50 GB web space, unmetered bandwidth and five email accounts, each having 100 MB of email storage space.
Bluehost touts its Plus plan as the most popular. This plan costs $10.99 per month, provides space for 10 websites, 150 GB web space and unmetered bandwidth. The plan has provisions for up to 100 email accounts, each with 500 MB of storage space. The top tier plan, Business Pro, costs $23.99 per month, which includes provisions for unlimited websites, unmetered web space and bandwidth, unlimited email accounts and storage and unmetered domains and parked domains.
VPS and dedicated server hosting
Bluehost offers four tiered VPS hosting plans that fit all kinds of business needs. These start from $29.99 per month. The lowest tier plan, Standard, provides speeds of 2 cores, 30 GB web storage space, 2 GB RAM, 1 TB in monthly data transfers and a single dedicated IP address. The top tier plan, Ultimate, costs 119.99 per month, which includes provisions for speeds of 4 cores, 240 GB web storage space, 8 GB RAM, bandwidth of 4 TB and up to two dedicated IP addresses.
Businesses that want unrivalled uptime can consider Bluehost’s three tiered dedicated server plans. The lowest tier plan costs $149.99 per month, which includes provisions for 1 TB of mirrored storage, 4 × 2.5 GHz CPU speeds, 5 GB RAM and 5 TB in monthly data transfers. The plan also offers up to three dedicated IP addresses. The top tier plan, Premium, costs $ 249.99 per month and offers speeds of 4 × 3.3 GHz CPUs, 1 TB mirrored web storage, 16 GB RAM, monthly data transfers capping at 15 TB and up to 5 dedicated IP addresses.
Managed WordPress website and blogs hosting plans
Bluehost has four optimized hosting plans for WordPress that offer simple, fast and secure options with unique architecture to help bloggers make the most of what is the most popular CMS. The lowest tier plan, Blogger, costs $24.99 per month and is appropriate for websites that anticipate web traffic of up to 100 million monthly visits. This plan has 30 GB storage space and backup of a similar size, 2 GB RAM and space for five managed WordPress sites. The top tier plan, Enterprise, costs $169.99 a month, which covers unlimited website visitors, 240 GB of storage and backup each, 8 GB RAM and 30 managed WP sites.
Bluehost powers more than 2 million websites. This is a testament to the quality of their products, which are diverse enough to cover the entire spectrum of individual and business hosting needs.