Both DreamHost and InMotion have solid hosting reputations. Below, we’ll break down their major similarities and differences, and at the end, we’ll let you know which host we’d recommend.


  • 24/7 customer support
  • Wide-range of hosting options
  • Very lengthy money-back guarantees (97 day for DreamHost, 90 day for InMotion)

Major Differences:

  • InMotion’s site builder, BoldGrid, is highly praised
  • Some complain about InMotion’s excessive uspelling
  • InMotion outperforms DreamHost in almost every category; InMotion has significantly faster page-loading speeds, more reliable uptime, and better customer support
  • DreamHost does not offer phone support
  • DreamHost is equipped with an uptime guarantee


DreamHost hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • WordPress
InMotion hosting:
  • Shared
  • VPS
  • Dedicated
  • Reseller
  • WordPress


InMotion is the cheaper option. Plans with InMotion start at $3.49/month, while the cheapest plan with DreamHost costs $7.95/month.


InMotion is the clear winner. While DreamHost is a solid option, InMotion is one of the top-rated hosts out there. InMotion outperforms DreamHost in uptime and page-loading speeds. On top of this, InMotion is also significantly cheaper than DreamHost, making InMotion the easy choice in this matchup.

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