There are literally thousands of hosting providers out there where you could host a website, blog, or server. How can you ever know which host to choose? Well, we’ve been in the hosting business for a long time, and here’s our top recommendations for hosting companies that don’t suck. Any of the three hosts below will not let you down. If you have questions about specific hosts, feel free to send us a message. We’d be happy to help you out.
Best For: Quick deployment of VPS servers. Digital Ocean has good prices (as low as $5/month) and they have excellent customer service. If you need to spin up a reliable server quickly then this is your best choice.
Best For: VPS or dedicated servers with WHM and cPanel already installed. If you are looking to setup a hosting server for multiple clients then this is our vote. WiredTree is what we use to host this blog. Servers are fully managed which also offers piece of mind, and the customer service and support has been fantastic so far.
Best For: Single WordPress website hosting. WP Engine specializes in WordPress hosting and the sites they host are fast, and with good reason. Their servers are optimized for WordPress, and they also utilize content deliver networks for even more of a speed boost and maximum uptime. They provide a staging area for your WordPress installation which is a really nice feature. If you have a high traffic WordPress installation, or if you want a managed WordPress setup, then WP Engine is the way to go.