Whether you’re a beginner with a small personal site or a scaling business with a high-traffic eCommerce site, I’ve got hosting recommendations for every situation. You can also watch this playlist to see comparisons and setup guides for my favorites.
Best for Beginners
Just starting a website and need some affordable hosting? DreamHost’s WordPress Starter plan packs a bunch for the price. You’ll enjoy automatic backups, easy setup with their WP Website Builder tool, and free migrations.
Best Managed Hosting
When you need more power and reliability for your higher-traffic website, Nexcess Managed WordPress hosting is some of the best you can get. You’ll get a step up in performance from starter shared hosting, and the dashboard is intuitive and simple to use.
Best for High Performance Sites
Do you have a highly dynamic website like a membership community or e-learning platform? If you’ve used WordPress in this capacity, you know how important it is to have powerful hosting that is up to the job. InMotion’s Platform i leverages the power of a dedicated VPS and adds a convenient management stack for backups, staging environments, and advanced security.