BlueHost vs Arvixe

With so many web hosts out there, it can be difficult to choose which to use for your site. Detailed hosting comparisons can really help you narrow down the web host that will be best for your needs. The following will compare BlueHost hosting with Arvixe hosting.

Similarities:

  • Linux-based plans
  • 24/7 customer support
  • Wide range of hosting plans

Major Differences:

  • Arvixe has a 60 day money-back guarantee, while BlueHost offers a 30 day money-back guarantee
  • BlueHost has more reliable uptime and has faster page-loading speeds
  • Arvixe has both Linux and Windows-based servers
  • BlueHost does not offer month-to-month payment plans

Plans:

BlueHost hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress
Arvixe hosting:
  • Personal
  • Business
  • Reseller
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress

Prices:

If you’re willing to agree to a 3-year plan, then BlueHost will be slightly cheaper than Arvixe. With current discounts, you can get shared hosting with BlueHost for as low as $2.95/month. With Arvixe, the cheapest plan you can get will run you $4.00/month. However, BlueHost is known for excessive upsells, and you also need to commit to longer plans in order to get low prices.

Conclusion:

We like BlueHost here. BlueHost has excellent uptime and is more reliable than Arvixe. On top of that, BlueHost can also be cheaper, if you’re willing to commit to a longer plan.

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