Update: Since I wrote this blog post in December 2014, HostGator was sold to the world’s largest web hosting provider (EIG) For USD$225 million. Since then I have had a number of problems with their service and therefore longer recommend them to clients.
Getting the right web hosting solution for your WordPress site can save you a lot of time, money and hassle.
When choosing web hosting for WordPress, most small business owners aim to strike a balance between:
- saving money (Price)
- saving time and hassle (Pain)
- getting the best site performance possible
In this post I will quickly explain how web hosting works and how to choose the right web hosting solution for you and your WordPress website.