Squarespace vs Network Solutions

With so many web hosts to choose from, it can be very difficult to decide which host works best for your hosting needs. Reading hosting comparisons can really help narrow down the options. The following will compare Squarespace hosting with Network Solutions hosting. At the end, we’ll let you know which host we’d recommend.

Similarities:

  • 24/7 support

Major Differences:

  • Network Solutions has a more complex interface
  • Network solutions has custom and advanced hosting options
  • Network Solutions has the standard 30 day money-back guarantee, while NameCheap offers a short 14 day money-back guarantee for their hosting plans
  • 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
  • Squarespace is known for their aesthetically pleasing design templates

Plans:

Squarespace hosting:
  • Personal
  • Business
  • Basic
  • Advanced
Network Solutions hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • WordPress

Prices:

Neither of these hosts are known for having cheap prices. Network Solutions’ cheapest plan costs $9.96/month, while Squarespace has plans starting at $12.00/month.

Conclusion:

We’d recommend using Squarespace over Network Solutions. Although Squarespace’s hosting has received very mixed reviews, there is no doubt that they outperform Network Solutions in uptime reliability and page-loading speeds. On top of this, Squarespace is far more user-friendly, while many complain about Network Solutions’ hard to use interface. In terms of pricing, they are quite similar, so there is really no reason to prefer Network Solutions in this matchup.

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