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# 3Bluehost
Feature 9.7
Support 9.0
Reputation 9.1
Data Center 9.2
Average Score 9.25
    Bluehost Plan Highlight
  • UNLIMITED Hosting Space (NEW!)
  • UNLIMITED File Transfer (NEW!)
  • Host UNLIMITED Domains!!!
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  • SSH (Secure Shell), SSL, FTP, Stats
  • CGI, Ruby (RoR), Perl, PHP, MySQL
  • 2000/2002 Front Page Extensions
  • Free Domain Forever!
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What Bluehost's customers have to say:
BlueHost.com's live customer support is what sets them apart from other hosting services. When I have a question, I simply pick up the phone and talk to a live, polite, English speaking, support representative.  Gone are the days automated phones system loops, 72-hour email responses, or hard to understand outsourced support.  BlueHost is a five star operation all the way around!

Matt Richards
DiscountLaptops.com

Bluehost Overview  

BlueHost has been providing hosting solutions to thousands of business and personal web sites since 1996. Their internet hosting package helps businesses and individuals get high-powered service at a fraction of the cost.

You can depend on BlueHost for highest customer service, quality equipment, maximum guaranteed uptime, highly functional tools for adminstration and secure and reliable backups

BlueHost is here to secure your business. They are confident they can provide you with the highest level of support with their friendly and patient support staff waiting to address your needs. Their veteran hosting team knows what it takes to be the best and how they can help make your site a success.

Bluehost Plan Features score: 9.7

We have been monitoring BlueHost for more than 6 months and we have been seeing that they keep changing the plan features. Every time they changed their plan features, they gave us some surprises. For example, in their most recent change in late August 2008, they increase their diskspace and bandwidth to unlimited! The best thing about the increase is they still charge it at the same low price of $7.95 per month.

Majority of the small business/ecommerce website would not need such huge diskspace and bandwidth. That is why they added another powerful feature to make the increase justifiable: They allow you to add unlimited websites in one account.

Besides basic features, their plan is also packed with e-commerce solutions (SSL, shopping cart etc), website builder and site promotion package. For site promotion package, they only include 3 general resources, that is, search engine submission, keyword analyzer and search position report. As site promotion is the core part of an online business, if they could increase more features in this category, that'll make the plan even better. However, since they are they are offering only one plan, we are quite sure that they'll keep improving the plan and give their customers the best.

For more control panel features, you can go to their cPanel demo page at http://69.89.30.141:2082/frontend/bluehost/index.html

Bluehost Support score: 9.0

BlueHost created a centralized support section where you'll be able to find your answers by using their search box. If the answer you need cannot be found, you can then open a support ticket. They offer three section to file the support queries. To get quick response, it is advisable that you choose the most appropriate department to submit the support ticket. Normally, all queries take less than a day to get addressed.

This support section doesn't have FAQ section yet. Also, at the time this BlueHost review is written, their account login feature is not available yet. This shows that this support center is still under development. We'll go to their site regularly to test the features in the support center and will update our site whenever the bugs have been fixed and/or new features are added.

One thing that BlueHost is lacking is their live chat support. If you need instant response from their sales or support team, the only way is through their phone support.

Bluehost Reputation score: 9.1

Compared to early 2007, BlueHost's marketing director has layout many aggressive plans to take BlueHost to even higher height. They have spent a lot of advertising money to make BlueHost one of the most popular host in the world.

Combined with the successful marketing campaign, excellent plan features and customer support, all their effort starts to pay off now. They are now the top 1,500 highest traffic site based on Alexa and host more than 630,000 domains.

This success would get even more long-lasting if they have got themselves listed on some very good independent review sites like Webhostmagazine and Findmyhosting.

Bluehost Datacenter score: 9.2

Your site will be hosted in high performance Xeon Servers. Their datacenters are designed to be protected from power failure, physical intrusion and network outages by extensive UPS and Diesel power back-up and cooling systems, multi-layered security, and network redundancy and diversity.

Also, their use high speed OC-48 Backbone Connection to connect your site to the internet. With their high quality redundant systems you can be sure that your data is always available for both you and your customers.

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