Compare Bluehost vs Pantheon

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comparison of Bluehost vs. Pantheon
based on data from user reviews. Bluehost rates 3.6/5 stars with 117 reviews. Pantheon rates 4.4/5 stars with 279 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Starter
$7.99
per month
BASIC PLAN
$41
per month (prepaid annually)
 
Performance
$12.99
per month
PERFORMANCE PLANS
$160+
per month (prepaid annually)
 
Business Pro
$24.99
per month
ELITE PLANS
Contact Vendor
Annual Billing
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial
Bluehost
Starter
$7.99per month
Performance
$12.99per month
Business Pro
$24.99per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Pantheon
BASIC PLAN
$41per month (prepaid annually)
PERFORMANCE PLANS
$160+per month (prepaid annually)
ELITE PLANS
Contact VendorAnnual Billing
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.0
8.7
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.7
8.7
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.7
8.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.2
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.0
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.5
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
4.4
8.2
Meets Requirements
Bluehost
8.0
Pantheon
8.7
Ease of Use
Bluehost
7.7
Pantheon
8.7
Ease of Setup
Bluehost
7.7
Pantheon
8.8
Ease of Admin
Bluehost
7.2
Pantheon
8.7
Quality of Support
Bluehost
7.0
Pantheon
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Bluehost
7.5
Pantheon
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Bluehost
4.4
Pantheon
8.2

Features

Hosting Plans
Shared Hosting
Bluehost
7.4
Pantheon
8.4
Reseller Hosting
Bluehost
7.7
Pantheon
8.1
VPS Hosting
Bluehost
7.0
Pantheon
8.6
Dedicated Hosting
Bluehost
8.1
Pantheon
8.6
Colocation Services
Bluehost
8.1
Pantheon
8.0
Hosting Management
Storage Limits
Bluehost
8.3
Pantheon
8.8
Bandwidth Allowance
Bluehost
8.2
Pantheon
9.0
Email Hosting
Bluehost
7.4
Pantheon
6.7
Control Panel Integration
Bluehost
8.1
Pantheon
8.9
CMS Support
Bluehost
8.3
Pantheon
9.4
Web Framework Support
Bluehost
8.1
Pantheon
8.5
E-Commerce Integration
Bluehost
7.9
Pantheon
8.7
File Management
Bluehost
8.0
Pantheon
8.4
Database Support
Bluehost
7.8
Pantheon
8.7
Security Tools
Bluehost
7.8
Pantheon
8.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
79.5%
67.0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
13.7%
22.5%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
6.8%
10.5%
Bluehost
Small-Business
79.5%
Mid-Market
13.7%
Enterprise
6.8%
Pantheon
Small-Business
67.0%
Mid-Market
22.5%
Enterprise
10.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
17.3%
Internet
21.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.6%
Marketing and Advertising
16.3%
 
Writing and Editing
7.2%
Information Technology and Services
15.3%
 
Internet
6.5%
Computer Software
9.3%
 
Computer Software
6.5%
Design
5.4%
 
Other
54.0%
Other
31.9%
Bluehost
Marketing and Advertising
17.3%
Information Technology and Services
8.6%
Writing and Editing
7.2%
Internet
6.5%
Computer Software
6.5%
Other
54.0%
Pantheon
Internet
21.8%
Marketing and Advertising
16.3%
Information Technology and Services
15.3%
Computer Software
9.3%
Design
5.4%
Other
31.9%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jesse D.
User in Internet

Easy to use. One click Wordpress installs. Good communication about maintenance. As somebody that just started blogging and has no idea what he was doing Bluehost is a very solid choice. I am very satisfied with my Website and the hosting they have...

Jordan B.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

Pantheon makes it really easy to spin up, administer, update, and deploy changes to multiple Drupal websites. The dev-test-live workflow they've created is kind of like magic, since code changes and databases can be transferred from one environment to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Building Materials

everything, poor customer service, slow server, easily hacked servers.

Chris H.
Agency in Internet

They have a lot of outages. Even for business plan customers, there are outages that cause our sites to stop functioning (solr, specifically).

 
Bluehost
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jesse D.
User in Internet

Easy to use. One click Wordpress installs. Good communication about maintenance. As somebody that just started blogging and has no idea what he was doing Bluehost is a very solid choice. I am very satisfied with my Website and the hosting they have...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Building Materials

everything, poor customer service, slow server, easily hacked servers.

Pantheon
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jordan B.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

Pantheon makes it really easy to spin up, administer, update, and deploy changes to multiple Drupal websites. The dev-test-live workflow they've created is kind of like magic, since code changes and databases can be transferred from one environment to...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Chris H.
Agency in Internet

They have a lot of outages. Even for business plan customers, there are outages that cause our sites to stop functioning (solr, specifically).

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From lighting fast page loads to engaging and optimized experiences, Pantheon enables you to constantly test and deploy web changes through an agile marketing approach. Learn more at pantheon.io.

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