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JustHost VS 1&1

JustHost VS 1&1

Finding a reliable web hosting company is never an easy chore. However, we try to make it easier with reliable comparisons of reputable companies. Here we show you two possibilities.

The first is JustHost, a relative newcomer to the hosting industry. They have made a tremendous impact on the hosting industry with their single plan option that has been designed to work for almost any side website at one low cost.

1&1 is a worldwide internet hosting company with roots dating back to 1988. They claim to be a pioneer in the early years of online service. Now they have over 10 million customers worldwide and are one of the largest providers of hosting service for North American and Europe.

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So do you go with the pioneering and experienced hosting company? Or choose the low-priced single-plan from the newcomer? Read on to find out the results of our detailed comparison.


When it comes to pricing, JustHost make is easy with a single hosting plan for only $4.45 per month.

1&1 offers 3 plan with a choice of Linux or Windows platforms. They are the “Basic” plan for $2.99/mo, the “Advanced” plan for $4.99/mo, and the “Unlimited” plan for $9.99/mo.

Products and Services

1&1 offers many extra business products including email solutions such as Microsoft Exchange, business directory listing services, business intranet solutions, and professional eCommerce solutions. All accounts get at least 1 free domain registration. They also offer professional webinar tutorials available to clients. 1&1 backs up their plans with a 90-day guarantee.

JustHost offers marketing credits to use with search engines and social media valued at over $200 for free with every account. They also offer an anytime money back guarantee if clients are not completely satisfied during their plan.

Web Hosting Features

JustHost offers a single plan packed with unlimited features including bandwidth, disk space, email accounts, MySQL databases, and hosted domains. They support popular scripting languages and offer 3rd party plugins and scripts along with multi-media file support. Every account gets an eCommerce package free that includes a choice of shopping cart software.

The 1&1 Basic and Advanced plan get a limited allotment of webspace; 10GB and 150GB respectively. Email accounts are allotted at 250 and 500 respectively. All plans get limited databases and email accounts. However, all plans do get unlimited monthly traffic, support for programming languages, and plugin widgets. And all clients get the choice of either Linux or Windows platform support.

Customer Service

JustHost offers 24 hour contact for tech support via phone, chat, and email. They also provide an exceptional online help center filled with articles and tutorials.

1&1 also offers 24 hour phone and mail support. They provide a client forum, and a page with a list of FAQ’s.


Reliable web hosting is a sure thing with both of these reputable companies. However, our recommendation is for JustHost with their single low-priced plan that is packed with all the features most any website owner needs, and outstanding support and service.

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