SiteGround Full Review
SiteGround has an overall score of 4.0 out of 5 stars, giving it a ranking of 30 of 429 web hosting providers.
To calculate SiteGround's score, we look at a range of factors and compare them with other brands in the website hosting space. We look at overall brand popularity, SiteGround's price point compared to other web hosting service, as well as reviews they've received from customers. We look at performance in key product criteria such as price point, speed, uptime, Wordpress support and free trials. We also look at e-commerce features such as payment options accepted, discount policies, shipping and returns policies, and other customer service features.
Out of 1 review
, SiteGround was rated 2.0 out of 5 stars for price competitiveness.
SiteGround is slightly more expensive than its competitors. We looked at SiteGround's pricing for one or more popular products within its industry, then compared SiteGround's prices vs. other similar website hosting services. Based on this analysis, SiteGround turned out to be slightly more expensive than other brands in the web hosting industry.
Here's how SiteGround's prices compare with its competitors:
Please refer to SiteGround's website for more details on their products and pricing, or review our updated price comparison grid to compare SiteGround's prices with competitor brands in more detail.
— Knoji Staff reviewed SiteGround on December 13, 2018, Read 1 price point review.
Out of 1 review
, SiteGround was rated 5.0 out of 5 stars for load times.
Out of 1 review
, SiteGround was rated 5.0 out of 5 stars for hosting uptime.
SiteGround is one of the top web hosting platforms and is officially recommended by Wordpress, Joomla, and Drupal. HostingFacts reported a 99.99% uptime during its 8-month test, which is 0.05% higher than the average. HostingFacts explained how SiteGround was able to maintain such a high uptime:
"They built their own proactive server monitoring system that monitors their servers every 0.5 seconds and also proactively fixes any problems without human intervention, thus ensuring amazing uptime."
Another review from Bitcatcha showed that SiteGround has had 100% uptime since 2014! Their platform checks on SiteGround every 5 minutes and has not found any downtime in over four years.
— Rachel Auerbach reviewed SiteGround on November 14, 2018, Read 1 uptime review.
SiteGround eCommerce Store Ratings & Features
High-level summary of SiteGround store features, discount policies, availability of promo codes, payment methods accepted, and shipping and returns policies.
SiteGround Discounts for Veterans, Seniors & Students
SiteGround may or may not offer special discounts or special pricing as a matter of store policy. SiteGround did not offer the following discounts at the time of our last research: military discounts
, senior discounts
and birthday discounts
. More details at siteground.com
SiteGround Shipping & Returns Policies
SiteGround offers good service and support when it comes to shipping, returns and exchanges. Specifically, SiteGround offers the following shipping and returns policies: free returns & exchanges
. SiteGround did not offer the following shipping and exchanges features at the time of our last research: money-back guarantee
SiteGround Payment Methods Accepted
SiteGround accepts some payment methods beyond standard credit card payments. Specifically, SiteGround accepts the following payment methods: PayPal
. SiteGround did not accept the following payment options at the time of our last research: debit & prepaid cards
, Apple Pay
, Google Pay
and gift cards
. Learn more at SiteGround's website
SiteGround Pricing Matching & Special Couponing Policies
SiteGround does not currently offer any specific price matching or special couponing features for customers. SiteGround does not offer the following pricing and couponing features at the time of our last research: price matching
. Check for any updates on siteground.com