Why is great hosting necessary?
Not all website hosting is created equal. There are a few different types of hosting available. Prices can start a few dollars per month and go up to hundreds or even thousands per month.
Common Types of Hosting
- Shared Hosting
- Managed/Cloud Based Hosting
- Cheap/Affordable prices
- Perfect for brands with small audiences
- Easily vulnerable
Managed/Cloud Based Hosting
- Updates are handled for you
- Great support
- Can be expensive
What to look for when choosing a website host?
- Excellent Customer Service Reviews
- Fast Site Speeds (not just the promise, but the actual speed)
- Great Value (Not Just Price)
Our Trusted Hosting Companies
We have used both Flywheel and A2 Hosting for a number of years. They have been excellent partners and have never dropped the ball with a single site we developed on their servers.
To me, that is the mark of a truly great web host. If I have ever made a mistake while setting up a new website, their team has been available with a quick solution every time.
The value these two platforms bring is huge as well. Both offer single-site or bulk plans that are perfect for getting started or growing a freelance web development company of your own.
We would love to hear your web hosting stories in the comments below. Let us know if you agree, disagree or just want to chat about these two awesome web hosts.