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Last reviewed Jul 8, 2017

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Key features

  • Free transfer support
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • Recommended by WordPress
  • 24/7 tech support
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • Free daily backup

Great reasons to choose SiteGround

  • Over 250,000 websites being hosted worldwide.
  • WhoIsHostingThis users rate SiteGround as 4.7 out of 5 – Outstanding.

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Siteground rocks. We migrated over about six months ago and the uptime has been flawless. We run a paid membership site and have over 700 members accessing our content on a daily basis which requires a lot of resources. We haven't had any issues since our migration, which is fantastic. The support staff is always very helpful and their technical team is too. Highly recommend it for WordPress users.

 

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It was so easy to set up a site ground account! The web builder tools are dummy proof and even without any experience I managed to quickly create a professional looking website. Another excellent SiteGround feature is the quick, friendly and helpful support service. Would highly recommend SiteGround to friends. and I am considering adding a mother domain name for a 2nd business to my existing account. My business has really taken off since I have had a web presence through SiteGround and I haven't looked back!

 
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This is my very first impression about SiteGround services, just started my story with them moments ago, signed GrowBig plan to host a WordPress Blog, and I need to say that Alexander from the customer support was very helpful, nice and patient on helping me with all my doubts. It was the best first impression ever! Thank you SiteGround!

 
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I'm a complete newbie when it comes to this and you guys have been AMAZING. Seriously the best chat experience I've ever encountered. I've contacted you 4 or 5 times now, and you've been helpful, friendly and informative. Everyone has gone above and beyond to make sure I understand what's happening. I cannot recommend it highly enough!

 
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SiteGround provides solid secure hosting with all the features I need to manage my websites and emails. Also, they provide fast professional support. Would be nice to see the convenience of being able to get Google Apps, here. But, I am nit picking.
I would highly recommend SiteGround to my colleagues.

 
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I have used 3 hosting companies so far and I am yet to find one as reliable and dependable as Siteground. This has been my experience. Their support is just awesome, great personalities, great and quick solutions. And while their service are a bit pricier than the others I have used I get my money's worth every time with no regrets.
I love Siteground

 
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I've had domains and hosting from other companies, however am somewhat new to Siteground. In comparison, I am completely blown away with the difference at Siteground! From the well priced plan options/fees to the responsiveness from support personnel....I simply couldn't be happier. I'm not a tech genius. I'm a business owner. Yet, with Siteground's ease of use and stellar technical support, they are truly an extension of what makes my business successful. When I have a question, they answer immediately. A REAL LIVE PERSON! They also must have psychic abilities, as their answers are so thorough it is as if they are reading my mind. Not only do they answer the question I asked, but they walk me thru step-by-step and provide other insight/guidance that takes my websites to the next level. Kudos Siteground! I am definitely a new loyal customer!

 
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3 years with SiteGround and i am very happy being a loyal customer. I have bought 3 different servers and hosting about 10 (big) website. Everything working like a charm and running smoothly. If i need support... my problem get resolved in a matter of minutes. Also i used to have SSL within my websites. The amazing thing it's free at siteground. Wow! amazing.

 
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Once again I was faced with an issue that I thought would be difficult. Once again Sitegound support were able to make it simple. I was upgrading from Joomla to WordPress, not sure how best to make the development site live. Of course Siteground have the solution at their finger tips. Well explained, in terms I could understand easily i.e. step-by-step. Simples!

 
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Great support in very short time I just ask about a simple information on how to change the URL of current wordpress web site well, for me its not simple at all I am not really familiar with that, the technical supporter of siteground tell me how to do it and he do it fo me too which help me a lot to do the work for my client. I am not a professional web developer but using siteground service make feel so confident and in total controle of web work.

 
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He fixed my issue very quickly! I am very impressed with all SiteGround support. I have contacted them 3 times and all three were very helpful. The first time my Internet provider need to open and move some information for the admin panels to work and SiteGround helped diagnose the problem. The second time my computer has and issue and I lost connection but the SiteGround support person was working on it. And finally I had an issue WP admin panel that they needed to fix and it was done in a couple of minutes. Great Support!

 
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Siteground has made my work so much easier. I really love their support chat. Every person I've spoken to so far has always been of great help to me. As a webdesigner my clients expect me to know everything, but I can't. So having this support on my side is of great value to me. My websites are never slow and I haven't noticed any downtime yet. I advise my clients to get their websites on siteground too, because it makes working for me so much easier and their websites are just in better hands.

Thank you guys for making me love my job again ♥

 
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In the past i have used other websites/hosting services and they have been overly priced and based somewhere across the world. Then i found siteground. The advisors are always ready to help and have assisted me with minor and major website occurrences.
so far so good, keep up the good work and fingers crossed it only gets better.

 
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Their support is unmatched. Multiple times they have gone above and beyond to help me out when I was in a pinch. I love that they have a quick install for a free SSL certificate through Let's Encrypt. The quality is excellent and the price is even better. Thank you SiteGround!

 
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I've hosted my website with another company for 14 years. My site is small and doesn't get much traffic. They did a wonderful job as far as no downtime, but their customer service was always snarky when answering simple questions and their spam filters were awful. I had to set-up too many filters and still I received 100s of spam emails/day. I finally had enough and moved everything to Siteground.

I've used Siteground for client's websites for years. Customer service is phenomenal. Every rep I communicated with is top notch in experience and they can never do enough for me. Further, email spam filtering not an issue - ever! I highly recommend Siteground.

 
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Amazing customer service. The only reason I transferred from other host provider. One the key factors is the live chat feature which is up 100% of the time. You can tell its not some random person who is chatting away with 100 different people. Makes a huge difference. Amazing workforce and customer support. In this era customer support is the key. i believe Siteground has all their ducks in a row.

 
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I had a great experience with the live chat, she was extremely helpful and very knowledgable about the products and website info. I am switching from 1and1 do to server issues not wanting to play with a couple Wordpress plugins. She even ran a site check showing me the current speeds as compared to Siteground's. I am very satisfied with the whole experience and it has been BY FAR the best hosting I have used.

 
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Once again great help,I came from Bluehost 48 hours ago,and Siteground has made me 100% sure I made the right decision,Loving their lightning fast Customer Service and help.I have had a few teething problems through my lack of knowledge,and they have talked me through each step making it clear to understand.
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I've had to hop around to different hosts this year, finding one that is fast and reliable. SiteGround has proven to be faster, and with better support than I've found elsewhere. They keep my site secure, sending me weekly reports on my site's security, and their chat feature is great for fast and friendly responses to my issues.

 
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Switched from another service based on plenty of online reviews and recommendations via blogs and have not been disappointed. The biggest sticking point with me was support and Site Grounds support team is amazing. They are extremely knowledgable and patient. I highly recommend them to anyone, especially if you plan on hosting a Word Press site. They're WP integration is head and shoulders above the rest.

 
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As a developer for over ten years, we've used many dozens of webhosts. All the big names. But siteground, especially their powerful gogeek package is amazing value for money with ample resources, features. It's the default option we recommend to all our ecommerce clients. For shared, high performance hosting, nothing else comes close.

 
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I just switched over my hosting provider from godaddy, because their system was convoluted, and their support was not helpful at all. Siteground made it EXTREMELY easy to transfer my site from my other host.

I had 2 technical issues, one where my site would not be pushed live from the staging tool and another where my CPanel did not load correctly. BOTH times, your support has been invaluable! I had never had this type of support elsewhere.

The issues were resolved quickly and by experts that DO know what they are doing!

Congrats on the expert team you have!

 
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SiteGround has been very helpful when my sites have been the targets of attacks. I am notified of very high usage and when I use the chat to let SiteGround know it is probably an attack they figure it out in minutes, block the attackers, restore my usage capacity and make it right all so quickly, while being professional and friendly. Excellent!

 
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I have used Siteground for years, both as a previous agency owner, and now as a consultant. I am absolutely confident that if I get stuck with an installation that live chat tech support will get me up and running. They have honestly never failed to solve a problem. Always willing, polite and incredibly helpful I find the support staff a delight to deal with.

 
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Although it took a second chat contact with tech support (because I never received the login details email the first time), SiteGround's support was excellent and they solved all of my issues quickly and accurately. Also, my setting up hosting of my web site on the SiteGround site was extremely easy as well. I highly recommend them for web hosting needs.

 
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Alex helped me get Outlook back up again after I had to wipe my laptop and re-image it.
The Outlook wizard was a bit clumsy and the mistakes I made did not create helpful error messages.
Alex rapidly checked that I had the right IMAP settings and patiently waited while I went thru the stages, this time with success.
Very helpful, just what I needed!!

 
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As usual, the support was quick and very helpful to steer me to the right point. I have used the chat support and the ticket support. In both cases I always got very competent help. There was one case, where a support person had some difficulties in finding the right solution, so he transferred me quickly to his superior, who could solve my problem in no-time.

 
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I'm giving you guys a 5-star all the way round! I am amazed at the level of customer service and speed at which I was able to sign-up and have my website transferred from my old host provider to SiteGround. I have a WordPress website and wanted to have the WordPress hosting. My previous host, HostGator, tried to transfer my site internally and after one week, failed to do a thorough job. You guys took care of it in a matter of less than a few hours and my entire site transferred with no problems! Then I needed to contact support regarding adding an SSL, and you guys were on it! Now, this is what I call service. You guys are definitely raising the standards for hosting providers. Oh, by the way, your WordPress server is a heck of a lot faster than my old host too!

 
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In my first few days at launching the website with very little technical knowledge the process has been so unbelievably smooth. The site is a simple blog/portfolio/services site, and everything from Wordpress installation, to tech support, Site Ground has backed 100%. I get to the chat often because I don't have the budget to hire a dev, and sometimes I think my questions will be beyond my hosting plan, but instead, the techs have been fully supportive and provide immediate solutions and tips. So far, I'm really impressed with the quality of the service, and I hope to go long-term with Site Ground.

 
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Siteground provides the perfect support, to me this is the most important.
I want to build and control my own websites, Siteground makes this possible because of the superb support!.
The hosting is great as far as i can tell and affordable!
One of the important pro's is the ammount of data i can host (30GB).

 
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The support teams at SiteGround are absolutely the best in responsiveness, service, and technical support. They are knowledgeable and very patient each time I have either chatted or spoken to a support person. I recommend SiteGround to all my clients because I have used or dealt with other hosting services in the past and without a doubt know that SiteGround is the best in the hosting business.

 
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I am not a computer expert and SiteGround always find a way to help me, even if I do not know everything I should. They always answer all my questions and the best thing is that they upload my WordPress site from local host for free.
Actually is being a successful experience. I certainly recommend it!

 
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I have been so impressed by the ease with which I have been able to set up and run my website and associated domain emails using SiteGround. I am not a developer and have had the odd problem due to my limited technical expertise but the online technical support has been really excellent.

 
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Most hosting providers put all their effort on sales and resolve problems only as they arise. Siteground occupies that difficult no-man's land where they try hard to be proactive, work to make everything as intuitive as possible and still provide great customer service and support. All on what is an incredibly affordable budget.

 
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Working for a global engineering organization has taught me how to multitask and to expect to take on new responsibilities at the drop of a hat. The staff at Siteground has gone above and beyond with their level of support and I highly recommend them to anyone looking for support and flexibility. They are super awesome and extremely helpful. I am kind of a newbie in hosting but at Siteground that doesn't matter. They will help you regardless. Ehhh, and NO I do not work for SiteGround ;-)

 
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Awesome service, Brilliant support response and a very cooperative team of professionals are equal to site ground. When I first took a hosting plan of them it was a basic plan and they still guided me like I was the most valuable customer for them. This thing inspired me and now they are hosting three of my domains. I definitely refer site ground to everyone who is reading my review.

 
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Siteground services are excellent and second to none. I was introduced to siteground in 2012 after loss of all data with a host company. Since 2012, I have been enjoying siteground services seemlessly. I will continue to recommend siteground to all. The support services are excellent and timely. The User area is highly interactive so much that one does not need a serious training to interact with your account.

 
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These guys are really great!
I've hosted with 2 other companies and they don't come even close to siteground!
Their hosting is fast, reliable and the support is quick and very professional!
At first I was a bit sceptical, but their staff was so nice and responded right away, I had to take
a chance. Fast servers, and as good as no down town! (happened 1 time in two years, and just for a minute or two)
I never looked back ever since, and recommended siteground to my friends.

 
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Was a pleasure dealing with the customer support, it was fast simple and solve my problem very well. I was surprised to get such a fast response and not only solved my problem but also helped me to understand what was the cause of it. In today's world, where companies don't care about how long the customer wait in order to make more profit, it is refreshing find exceptions like SiteGround

 
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best webhost i know,i have used others which have always let me down on technical help....not siteground....superb support 24/7
siteground when you are logged on willprovide assitence with a few minutes.Even advanced technical issues are resolved in less than 30 minutes.there has never been an issue siteground have not been able to solve or give further advise.
I have been with them for over two years and my joomla driven website has never been down

 
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I have a vast background in web hosting the last 12 years (on a web development scale and have worked for 3 hosting companies), and currently have hosting accounts with around 8~ companies.

So far, I've been most impressed with Siteground. It amazes me how quickly my Chat was answered (within seconds), and how well spoken the individual was (English), and how real he was (we joked a little back & forth), and the answers to my technical questions were given immediately (he didn't need to put me on hold and research it, he just knew).

Looking forward to moving all my business to SiteGround.

 
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SiteGround has the best customer service!!! It is second to none. I switched from BlueHost to SiteGround and I couldn't be happier. All the staff are very knowledgable, friendly and very well trained. I have yet to have a bad experience when contacting SiteGround. They are always fast to respond. It is extremely important for someone like me (limited computer background knowledge).

 
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It is very good hosting with PERFECT support, price little to high.
All tickets who i opened support resolved.
And hosting from technical side also good.
I'm planing to use bigger plan because I know this bigger package give me more.
No doubts about this hosting.
I suggested all peoples to use this hosting because my experience.

 
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I am very impressed with the technical support. I was connected immediately to a very knowledgeable technician that helped change our Wordpress installation to include the www on the pages that load. I'm an IT technician as well so I was curious what the solution was and he explained how to do the commands on WP CLI. Very impressive work for being so quickly connected!

 
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I decided to give a try to Siteground after having very bad support experiences with another blue hosting provider. I´m are very happy with the support, features and time response i have received so far. I think Siteground has a little more expensive hosting service but it´s worthy.

 
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I spent hours trying to figure out how to redirect my domain to Shopify. None of the articles and forums seemed to help or had information specific to SiteGround. I reached out to SiteGround support via chat and I was helped within 1 minute of waiting! I also received personalized service. The tech even did the domain change for me while we were chatting. My site was up and running within minutes and I was SOOOOO happy that the tech was able to solve my problem with ease.

Your support team is truly experts! I can always rely on them to help me out in a pinch.

 
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SiteGround is amazing. I needed a staging and backup solution and not only they have it all in an affordable package, the support is superb! Being able to host multiple sites, wordpress, etc. on open server is very important.
I noticed significant speed improvement since I switched. I know I can grow my business here and get the support I need quickly. For me this is priceless!

 
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I must say that I'm super impressed by the customer service at SiteGround.

I was kind very sceptical when I signed up here, but the amount of help I've gotten is insane and I would recommend this to anyone who requires a web domain - Sure other's might have cheaper prices, but their customer service is probably terrible compared to this!

 
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Very knowledgeable support staff
Very customer focused team
Very patient with customers
site is almost always up and if it is down your support team get it back on line fast.
I have been a customer of SiteGround for several years and would not even think about going elsewhere for web hosting particularly for commercial sites.

 
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Had to install a new website on my plan and for a noob like me it was like climbing Mt. Everest. Contacted Siteground chat support and they handled everything. Within minutes I had my new site. So happy! Awesome support as always. Every time I have an issue it gets solved within few minutes, no waiting on the line or long calls. Since the time I have been with them handling the back-end stuff of my site has become a breeze. Definitely recommend it to every single website owner.

 
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I've never had a negative experience with SiteGround. I've tried other places but my sites are so SLOW. This is the only place I can actually manage my WP site quickly without having to setup a local copy to do all changes the push them up. There is no need, because it's so fast!

Support answers and fixes my problems typically within minutes. I don't think they ever sleep.

 
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SiteGround

siteground.com
Location:US
Founded:2004
Phone:1-800-828-9231
Address:901 N. Pitt St, Suite 325 Alexandria, 22314 VA
Pros: 24/7 Customer Service , 99.9% Server Uptime , WordPress Experts
Cons: No Windows-based plans

What is SiteGround.com?

SiteGround is a Bulgarian web hosting company. It has been providing services since 2004. It has employees in 13 countries, and localized websites for customers in the US, Europe, Spain, the UK, and the rest of the world.

SiteGround prides itself on high quality services, and attention to detail in its support provision. It provides the full spectrum of hosts, from SSD-based shared hosting to managed WordPress, cloud, and dedicated servers.

Services and Specializations

SiteGround combines the latest technologies with a broad range of hosting plans. Even on cheaper shared hosting packages, SiteGround crams in features that other hosts sometimes skip over.

All packages come with managed WordPress options, including free site transfer, automatic updates, and WP-CLI for command line control. On its more advanced shared plans, customers get SuperCacher, Git integration, and the ability to create cloned staging sites. This puts SiteGround up there with some of the top competitors in the managed WordPress hosting market. It's very clear about its commitment to both WordPress and Joomla!, with specific hosting packages tailored to both.

On all shared hosting plans, customers benefit from free daily backups, and SSD storage for snappier page load times. It provides free SSL certificates from Let's Encrypt, and has free CloudFlare CDN integrated into its control panel. You won't get some of these features from rival hosts, particularly at the cheaper end of the scale.

Cloud hosting is a flexible form of VPS hosting, including full management, instant scaling, and a choice of 4 CDN datacenter locations. Its dedicated server packages are also fully managed, and include the same WordPress benefits as the shared hosting plans.

Infrastructure

SiteGround uses datacenters in Chicago, Amsterdam, London, and Singapore. This gives customers the option to choose their closest facility, improving load times for their websites. All plans include the option to choose a datacenter; just use the drop-down list on the checkout page and select the one closest to you.

This isn't the only way SiteGround puts speed at the center of its service; it also runs NGINX rather than Apache on shared and cloud plans, and offers SuperCacher on some packages. SuperCacher is a custom cacher built on NGINX reverse proxy, and SiteGround also deploys PHP 7 for further efficiency boosts.

Many of the network monitoring and technical tools used at SiteGround have been developed in-house by its team, including a custom take on Linux containers, a bespoke backup system, custom server monitoring tools, and security features developed in-house.

Support and Customer Service

You can pay for your hosting with most common credit or debit cards, including American Express, or from your SiteGround wallet. Contracts last for 1, 2, or 3 years before automatically renewing.

SiteGround offers support 24/7 every day of the year, and by phone using local phone numbers for many countries. Its operators are based at the company, and speak English. It has a ticketing system for written support inquiries, and the expected response time is published on its website.

The company uses load balancers for support requests, ensuring that enquiries are spread efficiently over available operators. It provides support on hosting issues, applications, and modules or plugins for your chosen CMS or platform. This is unusual, because support for scripts and applications is a step beyond the assistance that most hosts provide.

Within the first 30 days of your contract with SiteGround, you can apply for a full refund if you wish to cancel. This guarantee applies to all products except paid support, domain names, cloud hosting, and third party services. For a full list of terms, see SiteGround's legal disclaimer.

Uptime Guarantee

SiteGround's uptime guarantee on all hosting is 99.9%, which would allow approximately 44 minutes of downtime over one calendar month. However, uptime is measured over the course of a year.

Here's the good news: credits for excessive downtime are automatic. You won't need to apply for a credit if uptime falls below the published figure. A credit for one month's hosting for every 1% of downtime will be automatically posted to your SiteGround wallet. Credits cannot exceed your current contract term, or 12 months, whichever is shortest.

Summary

SiteGround has clearly thought about its services in great detail, and goes the extra mile to provide services that other hosts skip. It ticks all of the boxes for WordPress and Joomla! hosting, and its backups and speed boost services are well designed. SiteGround doesn't offer monthly contracts, so be sure to check out the service within the money-back guarantee period to make sure it meets your requirements.

Last updated: 2017-07-20

Top SiteGround Plans

StartUp GrowBig GoGeek
Disk Space 10GB 20GB 30GB
Bandwidth Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Price $3.95/mo $7.95/mo $14.95/mo

SiteGround Hosting Plans

Hosting Plan Features Disk Space Bandwidth Price
StartUp WordPress PHP Firewall Protection PostgreSQL CentOS Python 10GB Unlimited $3.95/month
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GrowBig WordPress PHP Firewall Protection PostgreSQL CentOS Python 20GB Unlimited $7.95/month
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GoGeek WordPress PHP Firewall Protection PostgreSQL CentOS Python 30GB Unlimited $14.95/month
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Entry Cloud WordPress PHP Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL WHM 20GB 5TB $60.00/month
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Business Cloud WordPress PHP Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL WHM 40GB 5TB $80.00/month
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Business Cloud Plus WordPress PHP Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL WHM 60GB 5TB $100.00/month
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Enterprise Cloud WordPress PHP Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL WHM 80GB 5TB $140.00/month
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Reseller Hosting WordPress PHP Firewall Protection PostgreSQL Python Linux 10GB $42.00/month
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Entry Server Dedicated Hosting WordPress PHP Dedicated Server Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL 500GB 5TB $229.00/month
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Power Server Dedicated Hosting WordPress PHP Dedicated Server Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL 1TB 5TB $329.00/month
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Enterprise Server Dedicated Hosting WordPress PHP Dedicated Server Firewall Protection Java PostgreSQL 2GB 5TB $429.00/month
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SiteGround Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is SiteGround com?

    SiteGround.com is a web hosting company that offers a range of hosting services, including shared, cloud, and dedicated hosting. The company is located in Sofia, Bulgaria. It has datacenters in Chicago, London, and Amsterdam.

  • Can I choose a datacenter location?

    Yes. SiteGround uses datacenters in Chicago, London, Amsterdam and Singapore. If you sign up for a dedicated hosting plan, you can choose the continent that your server is located in.

  • Is there a money-back guarantee?

    Yes. There is a 30-day money-back guarantee. You can cancel your service within the first 30 days and receive a full refund. The money-back guarantee does not cover cloud or dedicated hosting, and there are some restrictions on reseller plans. You must raise your request through the User Area to claim your refund.

  • What payment methods does SiteGround accept?

    SiteGround accepts payment by VISA and MasterCard. Payments must be made for one, two or three years' service. However, if you want to trial its service, you can also pay for one month before committing to a longer contract.

  • Will SiteGround back up my website?

    SiteGround stores 30 backup copies of your website at any time. Crucially, these backups are user-accessible, so you can restore them yourself from cPanel. Many hosts don't allow you to access their backups, so this is a good feature to have. You can also create manual backups through cPanel at any time.

  • Does SiteGround offer free site migration?

    Yes, SiteGround will migrate one existing website free of charge, without downtime. This includes WordPress websites. If you need more help, SiteGround provides 24/7 support to get you up and running quickly. If you need help moving your domain to SiteGround, it has step-by-step tutorials in its help center.

  • Does it offer one-click installers?

    SiteGround has a WordPress and Joomla! auto-installer, so you can get your site up and running within a few minutes. It also has an automatic updater tool, a caching feature (Premium plans only), and the ability to create staging instances. The host offers multiple tutorials, as well as free themes for both platforms. All of these resources are available via its website.

    You can also access more than 230 one-click installer scripts via Softaculous. Note that Fantastico has been discontinued by SiteGround. If you don't want to create a Joomla! or WordPress site, you can use the SiteGround website builder to build a site using templates. 

  • How does SiteGround secure web hosting accounts?

    SiteGround isolates shared hosting accounts from each other, which prevents malware from spreading from one shared hosting customer to the next. The company has also rolled out more than 800 custom firewall rules to prevent malicious hacks.

    You should still take measures to keep your website safe from hacking, including using a strong password for your account, and taking advantage of its automatic updates for WordPress and Joomla!.

  • Is Windows hosting available?

    SiteGround offers Linux hosting only. It does not offer Windows hosting. 

  • What's SiteGround's uptime guarantee?

    SiteGround guarantees 99.9% uptime, averaged over a 12 month period. If it fails to provide that, it will provide an account credit. The amount of downtime will determine the value of the credit you receive. SiteGround does this proactively, so you don't need to monitor uptime yourself. It provides an uptime calculation in its User Area for each customer.

  • What control panel does SiteGround offer?

    All plans come with cPanel. There are no extra fees for cPanel on any plan. Reseller, dedicated, and cloud hosting plans also come with WHM.

  • Does SiteGround offer VPS hosting?

    SiteGround provides cloud hosting instead of VPS hosting. Cloud hosting offers very similar specifications to VPS hosting, with the ability to scale up your plan on demand. All cloud hosting packages are fully managed.

  • Is there a reseller hosting plan?

    Yes, SiteGround has a reseller hosting plan with a scalable volume discount, so you receive a better price as your requirements increase. Resellers also benefit from a discount price on domain name registrations.

  • Does SiteGround offer management with dedicated hosting plans?

    Yes. Management is included as standard on all dedicated hosting plans.

  • What programming languages does SiteGround support?

    SiteGround supports many scripting languages, including Perl, Ruby on Rails, and multiple versions of PHP, including PHP 7. It also supports Python, but you'll need to run Python scripts inside the cgi-bin folder. 

  • Can SiteGround provide specialised Magento support?

    Yes. SiteGround has a hosting plan optimized for Magento Community Edition. The plan includes shared hosting with CloudFlare and Railgun, free Magento install (via support or Softaculous), free site transfer from another host, and specialized Magento support. SiteGround provides free Magento tutorials on its website.

  • Which version of Linux will I get on my dedicated server?

    SiteGround uses Apache/Nginx and CentOS on its dedicated servers.

  • Do SiteGround plans come with a CDN?

    Yes. All SiteGround plans include CloudFlare.

  • Does SiteGround offer unlimited storage and bandwidth for shared hosting customers?

    No. SiteGround does not include unlimited storage and bandwidth with its shared hosting accounts. The limits it has set are adequate for the vast majority of use cases. If you hit the limit on your chosen plan, you will be asked to upgrade to the next tier.

SiteGround Features

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  • 24/7 Support
  • 4images
  • AbanteCart
  • Access Logs
  • Ajax
  • anyInventory
  • Apache
  • ATutor
  • b2evolution
  • bbPress
  • Beehive
  • BIGACE
  • BSDs
  • BuddyPress
  • CakePHP
  • Catch-all email
  • CDN
  • Cerberus
  • CGI Access
  • CGI Calendar
  • cgiemail
  • CiviCRM
  • CloudFlare
  • CodeIgniter
  • Concrete5
  • Coppermine
  • Coranto
  • Cotonti
  • Credit Card
  • CubeCart
  • cURL
  • Custom Error Pages
  • DocFaq
  • Dokeos
  • DokuWiki
  • Dolibarr
  • Dolphin
  • dotProject
  • Dreamweaver
  • Drupal
  • Drush
  • e107
  • EGroupware
  • Elgg
  • Email Forwarding
  • Exif Support
  • ExpressionEngine
  • Fantastico
  • File Manager
  • Firewall Protection
  • FormBuilder
  • FormMail
  • Free Shopping Cart
  • Gallery
  • GD Support
  • GTChat
  • Help Center Live
  • Hotlink Protection
  • Image
  • ImageMagick
  • IMAP Support
  • Instant Activation
  • Invision Board
  • ionCube Loader
  • Joomla
  • KompoZer
  • LifeType
  • LimeSurvey
  • Live Chat Support
  • Mac
  • Magento
  • Mailman
  • Mambo
  • Mantis
  • MariaDB
  • markItUp!
  • MaxCDN
  • MediaWiki
  • memcached
  • MemHT
  • Mercurial
  • Moodle
  • MyBB
  • node.js
  • Nucleus
  • Open-Realty
  • OpenX
  • OrangeHRM
  • osCommerce
  • osTicket
  • Oxwall
  • paFileDB
  • Phar
  • Phone Support
  • Phorum
  • PHP 5
  • PHP 7
  • PHP Groupware
  • Php Pro Bid
  • PHP-Nuke
  • phpAdsNew
  • phpBB
  • phpCOIN
  • phpCollab
  • phpESP
  • phpFormGenerator
  • phpFreeChat
  • phpLD
  • phpList
  • phpMyAdmin
  • phpMyChat
  • phpMyCounter
  • phpMyFAQ
  • phpMyVisites
  • phpPgAdmin
  • PHProjekt
  • PhpWiki
  • Pligg
  • PmWiki
  • PrestaShop
  • Private SSL
  • PunBB
  • Quick.Cms
  • Railgun
  • RapidWeaver
  • sandvox
  • Shared Hosting
  • ShopSite
  • Simple Machines
  • SkaDate
  • SMTP
  • Snapshot Backups
  • SocialEngine
  • Softaculous
  • SourceGuardian
  • Spam Filter
  • SpamAssassin
  • SSD
  • SSH Access
  • Student
  • SugarCRM
  • Support Forum
  • SVN
  • Symfony
  • Tiki Wiki
  • TinyWebGallery
  • TomatoCart
  • Transfer Support
  • TurboGears
  • TYPO3
  • Unix
  • Vanilla Forums
  • vBulletin
  • Video
  • ViPER
  • VirtueMart
  • vtiger
  • WAP/WML
  • WebCalendar
  • Webmail
  • website-x5
  • Windows Media
  • XML Parser
  • XOOPS
  • Xpoze
  • XRMS
  • YaBB
  • Yii
  • Zen Cart
  • Zend Optimizer
  • Zenphoto
  • Zikula
  • Zurmo

How does SiteGround compare to their competitors?

Overall 4.5 stars
Support
5 stars
Features
4.5 stars
Uptime
5 stars
Value
4.5 stars
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Price Comparison

SiteGround$3.95
BlueHost$2.75
iPage$1.99
InMotion Hosting$2.95
A2 Hosting$3.92
HostPapa$3.95

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