Squarespace vs JustHost

It can be difficult to decide on which web host to use, since there are so many out there to choose from. Reading up on comparisons can really help narrow down your options. The following will compare Squarespace hosting with JustHost hosting.

Similarities:

  • 24/7 customer support

Major Differences:

  • JustHost uses the industry-standard cPanel
  • JustHost has a 30 day money-back guarantee, while Squarespace offers a 14 day free trial
  • Squarespace is known for their aesthetically pleasing design templates
  • Squarespace does not offer phone support
  • Squarespace functions as an all-in-one website builder
  • Squarespace  is ideal for designers, portfolios, photographers, boutique businesses, online shops and bloggers

Plans:

Squarespace hosting:
  • Personal
  • Business
  • Basic
  • Advanced
JustHost hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress available for installation

Prices:

JustHost is far cheaper, with shared hosting plans starting at $3.95/month. Meanwhile, Squarespace’s cheapest plan costs $12.00/month.

Conclusion:

We’d recommend using JustHost over Squarespace for your hosting needs. While Squarespace is a popular site-builder, their performance as a web host is subpar. JustHost has superior uptime reliability and faster page-loading speeds. JustHost is also very beginner-friendly and comes equipped with an uptime guarantee. To top it off, JustHost is significantly cheaper than JustHost.

For more information on Squarespace and JustHost, check out the videos below: