Hostmonster is a quality web host for both personal or e-commerce site and also serves well for small businesses. They always attend to their customer’s problems and customers are quite satisfied with the service with respect to what they charge.
Unlimited domain hosting and email accounts and you can get web designing support from WordPress and for images and templates, they will provide you with their own gallery. You can use their free drag and drop site builder to develop your website and you will get a cPanel Account control panel to work on also. You can hold on to your domain name for one year.
The starter plan has certain restrictions on privileges. The website space offered is 100GB and includes one Domain, 5 Parked Domains and 25 sub-domains and 100 email account. There is no CDN and spam prevention support under this plan. This plan doesn’t provide any SSL Certificates or dedicated IPs.
Ease of Use
They have Message Forums like PHPBB, Form-mail Scripts, social networking scripts, Blog Support and to make it easy for you to take poll or reviews from your customers they also have Poll and Survey Software. Other apps that you can embed on your webpages like Moodle, Tikiwiki, and Drupal are also made available for free. For a proper CMS, you can use Joomla also.
Support for e-commerce sites included in Business Pro plan
If you are planning to build an online shopping site or e-commerce website where you can sell services and products, you will get full assistance from Hostmonster. You can get free generated certificate and for money transaction you can get support from Zen Cart Shopping Cart, Cube Cart Shopping Cart and many more such service providers. For customer account security, you can also avail the Password protected directories.
Plans and Pricing
The three packages are Starter, Plus and Business Pro. They are all under sale now and for the Starter you have to pay $3.95 per month. For the plus plan, the price tag is $6.95 per month and for the Business Pro it is $14.95 per month. As far as marketing plans are concerned, the Starter comes with a $50 of free advertisement while the Plus and Business Pro includes a $200 worth of free advertisement.