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.
For a limited time only, Kinsta, one of our top recommended WordPress hosts, is offering unlimited free migrations from WP Engine, Flywheel, Pantheon, Cloudways and Dreamhost for those wishing to move to Kinsta’s services. This offer is valid until the end of February 2019 (extended from the original September 2018 offer, so jump on it while it lasts now).
This article will walk you through the plans offered by the WordPress hosts who scored highest for customer satisfaction in a major poll published last week – you can view a summary of the results in our “WordPress Hosting: The Facts 2018” article.
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.
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.
Kinsta becomes the first managed WordPress host exclusively powered by Google Cloud and container technology. At Kinsta we feel this cutting-edge technology will offer us a huge edge over rivals. Staging and developer tools like Git, SSH, WP-CLI are standard on all our hosting plans.