Article by Jerry Low
Geek dad, SEO data junkie, investor, and founder of Web Hosting Secret Revealed. Jerry has been building Internet assets and making money online since 2004. He loves mindless doodling and trying new food.
In connection with comparing different web hosting services, this article will attempt to identify the similarities and differences in Apollo and Hostmonster services.
Both are very well known names in the web hosting circles with a huge clientele, i.e. Apollo hosts +165,000 domains and Hostmonsterâ€™s account is credited with +350,000 domains hosted with it. Since web hosting is a very competitive industry, any host with +100,000 hosted sites can be considered as one of the industry leaders.
Before we go any further in comparing the two, let’s have a look on Apollo and Hostmonster hosting features and package pricing.
|12 months plan (Prepaid)||$7.96/mo|
|24 months plan (Prepaid)||$6.97/mo|
|Free Domain Name||No|
|12 months plan (Prepaid)||$7.95/mo|
|24 months plan (Prepaid)||$6.95/mo|
|Free Domain Name||Yes, forever!|
Apollo Hosting offer 50GB disk storage along with 500GB bandwidth transfer; while Hostmonster’s offering unlimited disk storage space and bandwidth transfer.
The reasons are actually different, yet simple, and hereâ€™re some of them:
Hostmonster is different, but that doesnâ€™t mean Apollo isnâ€™t. Apollo also comes with some distinguished features like, free and variety of paid website marketing and site move services. Apollo is an equally good choice for ecommerce sites, but if your site is looking for audio and video streaming with best multimedia functionalities, then thereâ€™s no comparison of Hostmonster.