Weebly vs Media Temple

The following will compare two high-rated web hosts: Weebly and Media Temple. We’ll break down their similarities and differences, and then at the end decide which host we prefer. Let’s get started.

Similarities:

  • 24/7 support
  • 30 day money-back guarantee

Major Differences:

  • Weebly’s technical support has a very poor reputation
  • Weebly offers a free plan that comes with 500mb of storage and all the basic necessities for website building/hosting
  • Weebly’s mobile sites are not customizable
  • Weebly offers both Linux and Windows-based options, while Media Temple only uses Linux
  • Media Temple offers fully-managed WordPress hosting plans
  • Media Temple’s plans are far more expensive
  • Media Temple performs better in speed, uptime reliability, and customer support

Plans:

Media Temple hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • Managed WordPress
Weebly hosting:
  • Free
  • Starter
  • Pro
  • Business
  • Performance

Prices:

Aside from Weebly’s Free plan (detailed above), their hosting starts at $8.00/month. Meanwhile, Media Temple’s shared plans start at $20.00/month.

Conclusion:

Despite their high prices, Media Temple is the clear winner, in our opinion. Media Temple is a premium web host and is one of the best hosts out their in terms of features and performance. Although Weebly has solid uptime and fast page-loading speeds, Media Temple is on a different level. However, if you are on a budget, Weebly is a solid web host in their own right, especially if you can make use of their Free plan.

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