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Choosing the right hosting provider is a serious task. We’ve created a resource of reviews, tips, and guidance suitable for any WordPress user.

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WP Mayor-Recommended hosting providers

Kinsta has made its name as one of the best-managed WordPress hosting providers due to its excellent performance and customer support. 

Kinsta is a performance-obsessive hosting provider that uses Google cloud platform as its servers.

WP Engine is known for its blazing fast website performance, 24/7 support, and advanced security.

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Servebolt is a fast, secure, and reliable managed WordPress hosting service that guarantees 99.9% uptime. Their main focus is speed, security, reliability, and scalability.

Servebolt has also partnered with Cloudflare to provide features that include APO, Web Application Firewall, and CDN.

Managed WordPress Hosting Compared

In this post we take a look at companies offering managed WordPress hosting. These companies have in-house WordPress experts and have built their hosting system from the ground up to be tailored for the specific needs of a WordPress site.

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The Murky Waters of Free Web Hosting

Everybody likes a bargain and that’s one reason free web hosting attracts business owners who want to stretch their resources. But is it really a bargain? There’s a lot about free web hosting you should know before jumping on the bandwagon.

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WordPress.com Business Plan Review: A Worthy Self-Hosted Alternative?

If you’ve ever read a WordPress.org vs WordPress.com comparison post, you know that one of the common complaints against WordPress.com is that it’s not “real” WordPress.

That all changed in August 2017 when WordPress.com announced that Business plan users would be able to install their own themes and plugins, putting that tier of plans somewhere between the WordPress.com of old and self-hosted WordPress.

So…should you consider ditching your self-hosted WordPress site and hopping on one of WordPress.com’s Business plans?

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Why WooCommerce Requires Specialist Hosting

WooCommerce is, of course, a WordPress plugin but, like almost any form of e-commerce, a WooCommerce site requires far more resources than a regular Wordpress content site. We explain why that is, and how the subsequent poor performance and errors are far more damaging to an online store.

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Best WordPress Hosting 2018: The Facts

It is almost impossible to slash your way through the jungle of marketing and misinformation to find the tiny number of hosts who provide a competent, conscientious service. So, to find the very best WordPress hosts, we look at the results of the biggest WordPress hosting studies ever, with 830 respondents hosting 11,736 websites.

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Kinsta vs. WP Engine: Finding the Best Managed WordPress Hosting Provider

There are several hosting providers that offer managed hosting, but it could be tough to tell which is best based on their own marketing. Regardless of your WordPress experience, choosing managed hosting can be a minefield.

With this in mind, we’re going to take a look at two giants of managed WordPress hosting and compare Kinsta vs. WP Engine. We’ll pit the two against each other, comparing their pros and cons, in order to help you choose the option that works best.

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