FatCow vs JustHost

Below, we’ll compare FatCow hosting with JustHost hosting. While they are quite evenly matched, we’ll give our best recommendation at the end.

Similarities:

  • 24/7 customer support
  • Windows and Linux-based servers
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • 30 day money-back guarantee
  • Unlimited disk space, bandwidth, and domains
  • Wide-range of hosting plans

Major Differences:

  • JustHost uses the industry-standard cPanel, while FatCow uses the vDeck control panel
  • JustHost offers one free domain for life, while FatCow offers a free domain for a year
  • FatCow offers a ‘MiniMoo’ plan that can be used for domain parking and only costs $5.00 a year
  • FatCow has more reliable uptime

Plans:

FatCow hosting:
  • “MiniMoo” plan
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress
JustHost hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress available for installation

Prices:

With current discounts, JustHost is able to keep up with FatCow’s cheap prices. FatCow’s shared hosting costs a little over $4.00/month ($49.00/year), while JustHost is currently offering a first-term sale for $3.95/month. However, their regular shared plan prices start at $9.49/month.

Conclusion:

We’ll give FatCow the advantage over JustHost. With current discounts, their prices are similar, but FatCow is more reliable than JustHost. Also, their MiniMoo plan is a great option for domain parking, and they have WordPress plans readily available.

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