With so many Web hosts out there, it’s an excellent idea to look at side-by-side comparisons in order to find the one that works best for you. The following will compare and contrast A2 hosting with Network Solutions┬áhosting. At the end, we’ll even give our personal recommendation.

Similarities:

  • Linux-based servers
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • WordPress
  • 24/7 support

Major Differences:

  • Network Solutions has no Windows based servers
  • Network Solution is primarily a domain registrar
  • Network Solutions has a more complex and inconvenient interface
  • Network solutions has custom and advanced hosting options
  • A2 is faster and has more reliable uptime
  • A2 has the option for Turbo servers that can load pages 20x faster than standard servers
  • A2 has better security features
  • A2’s customer support has a better reputation

Plans:

A2 hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • Reseller
  • WordPress
Network Solutions hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • WordPress

Prices:

Shared hosting with A2 starts at $3.92/month, while Network Solution’s shared plans start at $9.96/month.

Conclusion:

We’ve got to give the nod to A2 here. Since Network solutions is primarily a domain registrar, their features don’t match up well with A2, that specializes in long-term hosting. A2 is superior in reliability, speed, plan features, and customer support. It’s no contest, really.

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