There are so many web hosts out there, which can make it difficult to choose which one is right for you. It’s an excellent idea to look at head-to-head hosting comparisons, in order to get a better idea of how one web host matches up with another. Below, we will compare Arvixe hosting with Network Solutions hosting, and then decide which host is superior.

Similarities:

  • 24/7 customer support
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • Linux hosting
  • WordPress integration

Major Differences:

  • Arvixe offers a 60 day money-back guarantee, while Network Solutions has a 30 day money-back guarantee
  • Arvixe has both Linux and Windows-based servers
  • Network Solutions has custom and advanced options available
  • Network Solutions is primarily a domain registrar
  • Network Solutions has a notoriously complex interface

Plans:

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

Prices:

Shared hosting with Arvixe starts at $3.92/month, while Network Solution’s shared plans start at $9.96/month. Network Solutions also has a pricey renewal fee.

Conclusion: 

Network Solutions is primarily a domain registrar, and it shows. Their hosting features/prices are misleading, they’re hard-to-use, and they lack some standard features. Though Arvixe isn’t exactly¬†the best hosting option out there, we would recommend them over Network Solutions.

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