Compare DreamHost vs Name.com

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comparison of DreamHost vs. Name.com
based on data from user reviews. DreamHost rates 3.9/5 stars with 59 reviews. Name.com rates 3.2/5 stars with 11 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Shared Hosting
$7.95
Per month (three year plan)
 
DreamPress Managed WordPress Hosting
$16.95
Per month (annual plan)
 
VPS Hosting
$15
Per month (annual plan)
 
Dedicated Server
$149
Per month (annual plan)
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
DreamHost
Shared Hosting
$7.95Per month (three year plan)
DreamPress Managed WordPress Hosting
$16.95Per month (annual plan)
VPS Hosting
$15Per month (annual plan)
Dedicated Server
$149Per month (annual plan)
Free Trial Unavailable
Name.com
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.5
8.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.4
7.7
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
8.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.6
8.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
4.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.6
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.7
2.7
Meets Requirements
DreamHost
8.5
Name.com
8.8
Ease of Use
DreamHost
8.4
Name.com
7.7
Ease of Setup
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
8.0
Ease of Admin
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
8.7
Quality of Support
DreamHost
8.3
Name.com
4.7
Ease of Doing Business With
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
DreamHost
6.7
Name.com
2.7

Features

Hosting Plans
Shared Hosting
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
Not enough data available
Reseller Hosting
DreamHost
Not enough data available
Name.com
Not enough data available
VPS Hosting
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
Not enough data available
Dedicated Hosting
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
Not enough data available
Colocation Services
DreamHost
Not enough data available
Name.com
Not enough data available
Hosting Management
Storage Limits
DreamHost
9.3
Name.com
Not enough data available
Bandwidth Allowance
DreamHost
9.2
Name.com
Not enough data available
Email Hosting
DreamHost
7.8
Name.com
Not enough data available
Control Panel Integration
DreamHost
8.0
Name.com
Not enough data available
CMS Support
DreamHost
8.6
Name.com
Not enough data available
Web Framework Support
DreamHost
8.9
Name.com
Not enough data available
E-Commerce Integration
DreamHost
8.8
Name.com
Not enough data available
File Management
DreamHost
8.2
Name.com
Not enough data available
Database Support
DreamHost
8.5
Name.com
Not enough data available
Security Tools
DreamHost
8.7
Name.com
Not enough data available

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
60.3%
81.8%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
20.7%
9.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
19.0%
9.1%
DreamHost
Small-Business
60.3%
Mid-Market
20.7%
Enterprise
19.0%
Name.com
Small-Business
81.8%
Mid-Market
9.1%
Enterprise
9.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Internet
10.2%
Market Research
18.2%
 
Information Technology and Services
10.2%
Writing and Editing
9.1%
 
Graphic Design
8.5%
Sports
9.1%
 
Computer Software
8.5%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
 
Media Production
5.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
9.1%
 
Other
57.6%
Other
45.5%
DreamHost
Internet
10.2%
Information Technology and Services
10.2%
Graphic Design
8.5%
Computer Software
8.5%
Media Production
5.1%
Other
57.6%
Name.com
Market Research
18.2%
Writing and Editing
9.1%
Sports
9.1%
Information Technology and Services
9.1%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
9.1%
Other
45.5%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Eric L. J.
Administrator

Dreamhost is not fancy gimmicks or overpriced. You get exactly what you pay for and they deliver. We started with their shared hosting many years ago and moved to a virtual private server, and then a dedicated server and then upgraded our dedicated...

Glenn B.
User in Entertainment

Two main reasons, sometimes you just think of a great idea and a name that tags along so i quickly fly to the page and register it. For business we hold events and especially for the larger events we like to have a domain to hold advertising for it so...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Ruban K.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

No free trial for hosting services, The way they handle billing is the worst in the industry. They don't send you invoices or anything. I had no idea I was charged 40+ bucks a month for 6 months from dream host until I started checking each of my bank...

Dev B.
Administrator in Computer Software

Tools was not as develop as GoDaddy, when it came to securing dns.

 
DreamHost
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Eric L. J.
Administrator

Dreamhost is not fancy gimmicks or overpriced. You get exactly what you pay for and they deliver. We started with their shared hosting many years ago and moved to a virtual private server, and then a dedicated server and then upgraded our dedicated...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Ruban K.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

No free trial for hosting services, The way they handle billing is the worst in the industry. They don't send you invoices or anything. I had no idea I was charged 40+ bucks a month for 6 months from dream host until I started checking each of my bank...

Name.com
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Glenn B.
User in Entertainment

Two main reasons, sometimes you just think of a great idea and a name that tags along so i quickly fly to the page and register it. For business we hold events and especially for the larger events we like to have a domain to hold advertising for it so...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Dev B.
Administrator in Computer Software

Tools was not as develop as GoDaddy, when it came to securing dns.

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