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Use our comparison tool to compare through a wide list of hosting companies. You can compare up to 3 hosting companies at once and it lists out all the details you need such as our rating, pricing, basic features, and also a quick pros & cons review.

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Market Study: How Much to Pay for a Web Host?

hosting prices based on our market study (2020)

Hosting prices have changed drastically over the last 10 to 15 years.

In early 2000, a $8.95/mo package with basic features was considered cheap. Then the price dropped to $7.95/mo, then $6.95/mo, $5.95/mo, and lower.

We studied recent market trends and found that, on average...

  • Entry level shared plan costs $3.40/mo at signup & $4.94/mo during renewal,
  • Entry level VPS plan costs $17.20/mo at signup & $20/mo during renewal, and
  • The highest shared and VPS hosting plans sould not cost more than $25/mo and $170.

In case you wonder how much you should pay for web hosting...

Read Our Study in Website Hosting Cost

 

 

Web Hosting Discounts & Deals

 

GreenGeeks Coupon Code

  • Coupon
  • By Jerry Low
Coupon Code: 10YEARSGREEN For those signing up GreenGeeks for the first time, use this coupon code to save up to 70% on shared hosting (click here to order). Disclosure: WHSR receives referral fees fr…

Interserver Coupon Code

  • Coupon
  • By Jerry Low
Coupon Code: WHSRPENNY Interested in Interserver shared hosting? You can now try them out for just $0.01 for a month with the promo code “WHSRPENNY” (click here to order). Disclosure: WHSR…

GlowHost Coupon Codes

  • Coupon
  • By Jerry Low
Coupon Code: WHSR30 For those making their purchase for the first time at GlowHost, use this discount code to get 30% off on GlowHost web hosting plans (click here to order). Disclosure: WHSR receives…

 

 

More on Website Hosting

 

Best Registrars to Search and Buy a Domain Name

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jerry Low
The complexity involved in choosing a domain name is twofold. First, you must think of a suitable name. Most people start websites with a specific purpose or theme. If you are hoping for a domain name…

How Vulnerable is Your Web Hosting Provider?

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jerry Low
Hacking attempts on websites are far more common than you might think. While many of us don’t see them, silent attacks are always underway everywhere on the net. A good portion of attacks are targeted…

10 Outstanding Alternatives to Cloudways

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jason Chow
Cloudways is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider. It acts as a conduit between users and various Cloud providers like Digital Ocean, Linode, and Vultr. Offering fully managed accounts, it is a dec…

Is True Cloud Hosting like Digital Ocean Cheaper? A Deep Dive into Cloud Pricing

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jerry Low
Cloud Computing has only really been more highly commercialized over the past ten years or so. Technically however, the concept has been in existence for much longer. The term ‘Cloud’ is mainly in ref…

10 Cheaper Alternatives to SiteGround Hosting

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jason Chow
SiteGround has a formidable reputation in web hosting but recent price hikes have prompted some to look towards cheaper alternatives. With plans now starting at close to double in price, users might c…

Where to Host Your Next Project? Best Django hosting services

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Timothy Shim
Django is a bit of an enigma because niche as it is, love for this framework seems to be torn between two interesting rivals – the United States and Russia. Still, there is a lot to like for dev…

7 GoDaddy Alternatives for Domain & Hosting

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jason Chow
GoDaddy may be the ‘big daddy’ of hosting services but the biggest isn’t necessarily the best. Established in 1997 as Jomax Technologies, this Arizona-headquartered behemoth today serves over 18 milli…

Best Cloud Hosting Providers in 2020

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jerry Low
The best “Cloud” hosting providers today offer users more than just a collection of resources. They often differentiate themselves in an already saturated market. With web services becomin…

Best VPS Hosting Providers to Consider (2020)

  • Hosting Guides
  • By Jerry Low
The best VPS hosting plans often give users the perfect balance of performance – fast speeds, strong uptime, dependable customer support, and sufficient resources. Packaged neatly with competiti…

WHSR Blogging Guide

Building a Successful Blog

How to create your first blog using WordPress? How to make more money blogging? How to actively grow your blog traffic? What are the right blogging tools to use?

Learn everything - from basics to advanced blog marketing tatics from probloggers who have "been there and done that".

How to Start a Blog in 2020

 

 

WHSR Blogging Tips

 

How to Make Money in the Affiliate Marketing Business

  • Blogging Tips
  • By Jerry Low
Affiliate marketing can be an incredible business to get into. It’s a major part of the digital marketing ecosystem. In the United States alone, the affiliate market is expected to reach a value of $8…

21 Productivity Tips for Travel Bloggers: How to Do More While You Travel the World

  • Blogging Tips
  • By Jerry Low
Many dream of starting a blog and make decent money while travelling around the world. There is no denying it: It’s a fun thing to do. Whether you’re hiking through Torres del Paine in Patagonia or un…

How to Start a Mommy Blog using WordPress (and Grow to a Thriving Business)

  • Blogging Tips
  • By Gina Badalaty
If you want to start a mom blog, you’ve come to the right place! I’m Gina Badalaty of Embracing Imperfect and I’ve been a mom blogger since 2002. While my blog has gone through many phases, I’m now a …

Everything you need to start a new website online

Running Your Business Online

Every business needs an online precense - You need an online space to build your business, sell products or get your name out there.

You don’t have to be a tech geek nor a programmer.

Follow the right method. Select the right platforms. Use the right publishing tools. You will be 100% fine.

Three Ways to Create a Website / 50 Online Business Ideas

 

 

Online Business & Website Guide

 

50 Free Professional Designed Logos

  • Website Design
  • By Jerry Low
We are tired of crappy logos on the Internet so we are making some cool ones and giving them out for free. You are free to use these logo designs for your businesses, websites, blogs, or anywhere you …

Best Email Marketing Services for Business in 2020

  • Online Business
  • By Jerry Low
Whether you do not have direct access to people or are not in direct contact with them at the time or if you’re just unable to reach them directly at any point of time, email marketing is what helps k…

Top 10 Best SSL Certificate Providers

  • eCommerce
  • By Jerry Low
With Google Chrome browser now labeling all websites using HTTP encryption as “not secure”, installing SSL and implementing HTTPS on your website is no longer an option. Sites without SSL …

The Best Online Store Builders for Newbies & Small Business

  • eCommerce
  • By Jerry Low
Online retail sales across the globe amount to $2.3 trillion in 2017 and the revenue in 2021 are projected to grow to $4.88 trillion (source). In 2019, eCommerce comprise more than 13% of all retail r…

How to Outsource Your Website Development Work

  • Website Design
  • By Jerry Low
You might just be starting out you web presence and need a new site. Or perhaps you are an existing site owner wishing your website could be better. There are many situations through which I’m certain…

Best Cloud Storage and File Sharing Service for Small Business

  • Online Business
  • By Timothy Shim
Because of these reasons and more, Cloud storage services have sprung up and are growing like weeds. The quality and speed of Internet lines have made them a seriously viable option both for personal …

Online Shopping, eCommerce, and Internet Statistics (2020) You Should Know

  • eCommerce
  • By Jason Chow
WHSR is committed to providing readers with the most accurate information possible. In the course of our research we collect much data used to back up our articles. This is to ensure the highest level…

11 Best Free Invoice Templates (And Where To Get Them)

  • Online Business
  • By Jason Chow
If you’re starting an online business, there are lots of things you need to take care. Besides making a website, buying an SSL certificate or choosing a small business hosting, one of the things you n…

Best Free eCommerce Website Templates

  • eCommerce
  • By Jason Chow
Free templates can help users get a quick start to the design of their websites but can also be a great source of inspiration to help spark hidden creative talents. Just because they are free doesn’t …

Protecting Your Online Security & Privacy

In today's Information Age, data is the new currency. Your personal data has become one of the single most valuable assets available online today and just like anything, it can be stolen and traded or exchanged.

Companies are trying to gather more data on their users to the extent that it is becoming overly intrusive while countries are divided on how to manage the situation.

So, what can we as individual do to protect our privacy online? The answer leads us to VPNs.

How VPN Works / Top 10 VPN Services to Consider

Learn how to protect your privacy online.

 

 

More Online Privacy Guide

 

10 Simple Tricks to Protect Your WordPress Website From Hackers

  • Security
  • By WHSR Guest
Having your site hacked can be one of the worst nightmares of all website owners. Being open-source and the most popular content management system (CMS) in the industry (accounting for 38.1% of the we…

Everything You Need to Know About Cloudflare (and Some You Don’t)

  • Security
  • By Timothy Shim
Cloudflare is most well known as a Content Delivery Network (CDN). Today it has grown past that and offers a range of services mostly covering networking and security. Their stated mission: To help bu…
NordLynx

NordLynx Boosts NordVPN Speed Considerably

  • Security
  • By Timothy Shim
NordLynx is a protocol by NordVPN built adaptively around WireGuard. The latter has been touted by many initial testers to be the next generation in communications protocol. However, since WireGuard i…

Beware: Not All VPN that Works in China are the Same

  • Security
  • By Jerry Low
It has been over four decades since China opened up its economy. Over that period of time, the nation has spread its wings over everything from oil exploration to technology. At the same time however,…

ExpressVPN vs NordVPN: Which VPN is the Better Buy?

  • Security
  • By Timothy Shim
In the world of Virtual private Networks, there are many famous names. None more famous perhaps, than NordVPN and ExpressVPN. These two behemoths have lorded it over the field for ages. For those who …

Essential Cyber Security Guide for Small Business

  • Security
  • By Timothy Shim
While you may not want to dedicate time to understand the complexities of cyber security, the future of your business may well depend on you doing so.  This guide is meant for small business owners wh…

The People Behind WHSR

WHSR publishes articles and develops tools for users who help in hosting and building a website.

The hosting market is crowded with thousands of providers, each with different options. Our aim is to clear the smoke screens and get you to the core of the quality and value these companies offer.

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Jerry and Jason at WordCamp KL 2017

 

 

Jerry and Mike, CEO of Interserver