Arvixe vs HostMonster

Arvixe and HostMonster are two relatively similar Web hosts. Below, we will compare and contrast these hosts and then at the end, we will decide which host is superior. Let’s get started —

Similarities:

  • 24/7 customer support
  • Industry-standard cPanel
  • One free domain
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee

Major Differences:

  • Arvixe has a 60 day money-back guarantee, while HostMonster has a 30 day money-back guarantee
  • Arvixe has Linux and Windows-based servers, HostMonster only has Linux
  • Arvixe has a more reliable uptime and has been proven to be faster than HostMonster
  • HostMonster’s customer support has a better reputation

Plans:

HostMonster hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress available for installation
Arvixe hosting:
  • Personal
  • Business
  • Reseller
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress available for installation

Prices:

It’s tough to give an advantage in pricing either way. For example, while Arvixe has slightly cheaper shared hosting, HostMonster has cheaper VPS plans available.

Conclusion:

In the end, we have to give the advantage to Arvixe. Since their pricing is relatively similar, it simply comes down to which one performs better. With slightly faster speeds and more reliable uptime, we like Arvixe over HostMonster, plain and simple.

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