Hosting is something through which a person or an organization can make their website accessible through the World Wide Web. Hosting directly affects a website’s speed, security as well as ranking. So, this means that one must buy the best hosting to host his/her website to get fruitful results. Today we are going to do a detailed review of A2 hosting and its hosting plans for beginners and also for professionals and also tell you about its support system.

A2 Hosting Web Review

It was launched in 2001 by Bryan Muthig. A2 Hosting is famous for its fast speed, easy to use features. In January 2018 A2 hosting launched Managed WordPress Hosting for WordPress for its users who want to build their site on WordPress. A2 Hosting is said to have the best speed as we know speed also plays an important role in ranking. The cheapest plan given by A2 hosting for hosting a website built on WordPress starts from $6.99/month for one year and the most expensive plan costs $19.99/month for one year. Let’s see that A2 hosting is worth the money.

Shared Hosting

In shared hosting, the Startup plan price is $6.99 a month for one year. This plan is recommended for people who are beginners and are making their first website. Startup plan offers the following features:

  • 1 Website
  • 100 GB SSD Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Money-Back Guarantee

In shared hosting, the drive plans cost $8.99 a month for one year. It  offers the following features:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited SSD Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Money-Back Guarantee

The turbo boost price is $14.99 a month for one year. This plan is also recommended by A2 hosting to people who are professionals and looking to build multiple sites and also care about their site speed. This plan offers:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited NVMe Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • Money-Back Guarantee

The Turbo Max plans in Shared hosting is the fastest server in Shared hosting. With the following features:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited NVMe Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • 5X More Resources
  • Money-Back Guarantee

All the above-mentioned plans are good in their own way, for example, if you are a beginner then you can avail of the startup plan but if you want to get a high-speed server then you can go with the Turbo Max plan.

WordPress Hosting

WordPress is one of the best and advanced website builders out there with a lot of features that help you to build your website and give it a professional look. A2 hosting also has a lot to offer to people who are using WordPress for building their site. A2 hosting has two categories WordPress hosting one is for the people who are on a low budget called Shared WordPress hosting. Shared WordPress hosting has the same plans as in the Shared hosting category which we mentioned before and the other category is called Managed WordPress hosting which offers some unique options that Shared WordPress hosting does not have.

Options In Shared WordPress Hosting

  • Turbo Option (For Faster Speed)
  • A2 Optimized WordPress
  • Site Staging
  • Cpanel
  • Easy WordPress Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • WordPress management

Options In Managed WordPress Hosting

  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • A2 Optimized WordPress
  • Site Staging
  • Easy WordPress Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • WP-CLI Pre-Installed
  • Managed WordPress updates etc
  • Plesk Control Panel

Plans offered In Shared WordPress Hosting

As we said before, shared WordPress hosting is for people with a low budget therefore it lacks a few things that are available in managed WordPress hosting.

Startup plan offers the following features:

  • 1 Website
  • 100 GB SSD Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Money-Back Guarantee

In shared hosting, the drive plans cost $8.99 a month for one year. It  offers the following features:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited SSD Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Money-Back Guarantee

The turbo boost price is $14.99 a month for one year. This plan is also recommended by A2 hosting to people who are professionals and looking to build multiple sites and also care about their site speed. This plan offers:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited NVMe Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • Money-Back Guarantee

The Turbo Max plans in Shared hosting is the fastest server in Shared hosting. With the following features:

  • Unlimited Websites
  • Unlimited NVMe Storage
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Free Automatic Backups
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • 5X More Resources
  • Money-Back Guarantee

Plans Offered In Managed WordPress Hosting

As we said earlier, Managed WordPress hosting has more options than Shared WordPress hosting and costs more than it. All the three plans of Managed WordPress hosting offer Plesk Control Panel and management of WordPress and its updates which is not available in Shared WordPress hosting.

 1-Site Plan

In one site plan one can host one website only at a price of $15.99 a month for one year and has the following options:

  • 1 Website
  • 10 GB Storage
  • Free SSL Certificate
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster
  • Powered by Plesk Control Panel
  • 1-Click Site Staging
  • Easy, Automated Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Money-Back Guarantee

3-Sites Plan

In 3 sites plan one can host three websites only at a price of $29.99 a month for one year and offers the following options:

  • 3 Websites
  • 25 GB Storage
  • Free SSL Certificate
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster
  • Powered by Plesk Control Panel
  • 1-Click Site Staging
  • Easy, Automated Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Money-Back Guarantee

Unlimited Sites Plan

In an unlimited sites plan, one can host unlimited websites at a price of $47.99 a month for one year and offers the following options

  • Unlimited Websites
  • 40 GB Storage
  • Free SSL Certificate
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster
  • Powered by Plesk Control Panel
  • 1-Click Site Staging
  • Easy, Automated Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • Free & Easy Site Migration
  • Money-Back Guarantee

VPS Hosting

As we know VPS hosting is something better than shared hosting but not up to the level of Dedicated hosting. A2 hosting as always also has something better to offer to its users. There are two categories offered by A2 hosting to people looking to get VPS hosting one is managed VPS hosting and the other is unmanaged hosting.

Managed VPS hosting

Managed VPS hosting has two subcategories Standard VPS and Turbo VPS.

Standard VPS

Standard VPS has 3 plans

Lift 4

Lift 4 price is $49.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

RAM                                                             4 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                150 GB SSD

Transfer                                                       2 TB

Cores                                                           2

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (1 Cpanel account)

 

Lift 8

Lift 8 price is $72.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

RAM                                                            8 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                250 GB SSD

Transfer                                                       3 TB

Cores                                                           6

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (5 Cpanel  accounts)

Lift 16

Lift 16 price is $86.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

RAM                                                            16 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                450 GB SSD

Transfer                                                       4 TB

Cores                                                           8

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (5 Cpanel accounts)

Turbo VPS

Turbo VPS has 3  plans

MACH 8

Mach 8 price is $99.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers             ✔

RAM                                                             8 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                150 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                       2 TB

Cores                                                           2

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (1 Cpanel account)

Mach 16

Mach 16 cost is $136.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers             ✔

RAM                                                             16 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                250 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                       3 TB

Cores                                                           6

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (5  Cpanel accounts)

Mach 32

Mach 32 price is $172.99 a month for one year and gives you the following options:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers             ✔

RAM                                                            32 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                                450 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                       4 TB

Cores                                                           8

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS)                      ✔

Free Website Migration                                ✔

100% Worry-Free Server Management       ✔

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee           ✔

cPanel Control Panel                                    Free (1 Cpanel accounts)

Unmanaged VPS Hosting

The second category of VPS hosting is unmanaged VPS hosting. It has two more subcategories Standard VPS and Turbo VPS.

Standard VPS

Standard VPS has 3 plans

Runway 1

The price of runway 1 is $6.99 a month for a year. Options given in Runway 1 are:

RAM                                                         1 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            150 GB SSD

Transfer                                                   2 TB

Cores                                                       1

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Runway 2

The price of runway 2 is $11.99 a month for a year. Options given in Runway 4 are:

RAM                                                         2 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            250 GB SSD

Transfer                                                   3 TB

Cores                                                       2

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Runway 4

The price of runway 4 is $14.99 a month for a year. Options given in Runway 4 are:

RAM                                                         4 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            450 GB SSD

Transfer                                                   4 TB

Cores                                                       4

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Turbo VPS

Turbo VPS has 3 plan

Supersonic 8

The price of Supersonic 8 is $43.99 a month for a year. Options given in Supersonic are:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers        

RAM                                                         8 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            150 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                   2 TB

Cores                                                       2

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Supersonic 16

The price of Supersonic 16 is $74.99 a month for a year. Options given in Supersonic are:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers        

RAM                                                         16 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            250 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                   3 TB

Cores                                                       6

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Supersonic 32

The price of Supersonic 32 is $104.99 a month for a year. Options given in Supersonic are:

Up To 20X FASTER Turbo Servers        

RAM                                                         32 GB

RAID-10 SSD Storage                            450 GB NVMe

Transfer                                                   4 TB

Cores                                                       8

Root Access                                                    

Hassle-Free Money-Back Guarantee   

Dedicated Hosting

Dedicated hosting is something bigger than shared hosting and VPS hosting. It comes with many options and other features that too for only one person it’s like to have a big house with every facility available but dedicated hosting is quite expensive as well and is used for sites that receive a lot of traffic monthly.A2 hosting offers two types of dedicated hosting one unmanaged for developers and other managed for eCommerce, agencies, and resellers. For complete details about A2 hostings Dedicated hosting, plans visit A2 Hosting website

Customer Service

A2 hosting customer service is amazing. They are there for you every time you face a problem with your website.

Users Reviews Regarding A2 Hosting

We went through all the reviews available on the A2 hosting sites and all the users of A2 hosting seemed satisfied with their service. Then we went on youtube to get more information and we came to know that beginners were facing a lot of issues and were confused by a lot of the plans offered by A2 hosting some also said that the price of these plans is very high even the basic ones thus making it super difficult for people who want to host their site on A2 hosting but have a low budget.

Do We Recommend A2 Hosting

Yes, we do recommend A2 hosting due to a lot of reasons but only if you have a good budget. If you are a beginner then you can get other hosting companies that will provide you the same stuff but at a lower price. But for experts, A2 hosting has a lot to offer.