JustHost Review

JustHost Review Summary

Although JustHost markets itself aggressively as an easy-to-use web hosting solution that offers full functionality and tons of freebies, it is in fact not that much different from your run-of-the-mill web host. Features are unremarkable and while sign-ups may get you steep discounts, renewal prices are about on par for entry-level web hosting.

https://www.justhost.com/
HostScore
70.00%
Response Time
274.02ms
Uptime
100.00%

JustHost Pros

  • Generous amount of resources
  • Free domain name
  • Website builder included
  • Python, Perl, and other script support
  • Lots of marketing tools

JustHost Cons

  • Non-guaranteed weekly backups
  • Some resource limitations
  • Only shared hosting available

Editor's Review & Recommendation

JustHost comes across as a great deal for both beginners as well as owners of basic websites. Their plans are pretty feature packed and even developers should technically have their needs taken care of thanks to quite extensive script support. A fair amount of freebies are offered to sweeten the deal and the free domain name and SSL indeed do. You also get a very generous amount of resources, even if not all unlimited.

Aside from that you also get features that are pretty much standard across almost any modern web hosting. These include easy 1-click software installation tools, website builder, email support, and more. Now that w know what JustHost averages at, let's look at some parts that make it special.

Despite being a shared hosting only service provider, this host supports eCommerce features as well such as secure servers and some shopping carts. These can be paired with some of the script installers that it has to build an eCommerce store on the cheap. The question is, with limitations in some resources, will those online stores be able to withstand high traffic?

Despite branding itself as suitable for those on a small budget, renewal fees aren't exactly low. The extras that you'll find here hardly justify that remarkable increase upon renewal but it does make a good platform for developers to dabble in. The final issue with JustHost is that they are now an EIG company, which doesn't bode well for those hoping for good support here.

Couple that with the fact that you are limited to US-only data centers and JustHost isn't exactly the gem they make themselves out to be.



JustHost Performance

JustHost Shared Hosting Uptime

Shared hosting uptime for JustHost is tracked from the US, with seven backup locations. Average uptime for the past 30 days has been 100.00%.

JustHost Shared Hosting Response Time

Average aggregate response speed for JustHost is 274.02ms. JustHost shared hosting response time is checked every four hours from ten locations.

JustHost Plans & Pricing

JustHost Shared Hosting
Basic
$3.95
/per month
1 website
50 GB storage
Unlimited data transfer
Free SSL
-

Plus
$6.95
/per month
10 websites
150 GB storage
Unlimited data transfer
Free SSL
SpamExperts - 1

Choice Plus
Unlimited websites
/per month
Unlimited storage
Unlimited data transfer
Free SSL
SpamExperts - 1
Domain Privacy - 1

JustHost VPS/Cloud Hosting
Standard
$19.99
/per month
2 CPU cores
2 GB memory
30 GB storage
1 TB data transfer
Free domain name
1 IP address

Enchanced
$29.99
/per month
2 CPU cores
4 GB memory
60 GB storage
2 TB data transfer
Free domain name
2 IP addresses

Premium
$44.99
/per month
3 CPU cores
6 GB memory
90 GB storage
2 TB data transfer
Free domain name
2 IP addresses

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