GreenGeeks vs HostPapa

GreenGeeks

HostPapa

Rating
Plan in review Ecosite ProBusiness
Price before discount $5.95/month$12.99/month
Price (12-mo) $5.95 / month$12.99 / month
Price (24-mo) $2.97 / month$4.95 / month
Website https://www.greengeeks.comhttps://www.hostpapa.com
Special Discount 60% discount on first bill$3.36/mo
Promo Code TAKE60OFFWHSR
Review
Summary

GreenGeeks is Bonneville Environmental Foundation (BEF) certified green hosting company. They are very affordable (signup at $3.95/mo) and performed well in our server speed test.

HostPapa started business in 2005/06 and is one of the earliest that goes green in its hosting operations. At time of writing, Hostpapa operates business from both Niagara Falls, United States and Oakville, Canada. Should you host your site at HostPapa? Check it out in this review.

Basic features

Data Transfer UnlimitedUnlimited
Storage Capacity UnlimitedUnlimited
Control Panel CpanelCpanel
Extra Domain Reg. $13.95/year$10.99/year
Private Domain Reg. $9.95/year$9.99/year
Auto Script Installer Fantastico & SoftaculousSoftaculous
Custom Cron Jobs YesYes
Site Backups Yes$19.95/year
Dedicated IP $48/yrYes
Free SSL Let's Encrypt$19.99/year
Built-in Site Builder YesYes

Quick Review

Pros
Reliable - Hosting uptime 100% at most times
Reasonable price - Shared hosting starts at $4.95/mo
Reputable company with good business track record
Green hosting service - Energy usage offset by renewable energy certificates
Responsive live chat support
Exclusive signup discount - Promo code: WHSR
Cons
Expensive after first term - 120% price hike during renewal
Lack of server speed features
North America based data center only





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