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Compare HostMonster and Nexcess

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side-by-side comparison of HostMonster vs. Nexcess
based on preference data from user reviews. HostMonster rates 3.4/5 stars with 20 reviews. By contrast, Nexcess rates 3.3/5 stars with 10 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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HostMonster
HostMonster
(20)
3.4 out of 5
HostMonster
Nexcess
Nexcess
(10)
3.3 out of 5
Nexcess
Star Rating
HostMonster
HostMonster
Nexcess
Nexcess
Market Segments
HostMonster
HostMonster
Small-Business (100.0% of reviews)
Nexcess
Nexcess
Small-Business (60.0% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
HostMonster
HostMonster
No pricing information available
Nexcess
Nexcess
$0 14 days

HostMonster vs Nexcess

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found them equally easy to use. However, Nexcess is easier to set up and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Nexcess overall.

  • Reviewers felt that HostMonster meets the needs of their business better than Nexcess.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Nexcess is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of HostMonster over Nexcess.
Categories
Shared Categories
HostMonster
HostMonster
Nexcess
Nexcess
HostMonster and Nexcess are categorized as Managed Hosting and Virtual Private Servers (VPS)
Unique Categories
HostMonster
HostMonster has no unique categories
Nexcess
Nexcess is categorized as Web Hosting
Pricing
HostMonster
HostMonster Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Nexcess
Nexcess Pricing
Free Trials
$014 days
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Starting at $19 per month
Free Trial
Ratings
Meets Requirements
HostMonster
HostMonster
7.7
Responses: 13
Nexcess
Nexcess
6.5
Responses: 9
Ease of Use
HostMonster
HostMonster
6.5
Responses: 12
Nexcess
Nexcess
6.5
Responses: 10
Ease of Setup
HostMonster
HostMonster
6.4
Responses: 7
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.6
Responses: 7
Ease of Admin
HostMonster
HostMonster
6.7
Responses: 7
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.1
Responses: 7
Quality of Support
HostMonster
HostMonster
5.1
Responses: 12
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.0
Responses: 10
Ease of Doing Business With
HostMonster
HostMonster
6.4
Responses: 7
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.3
Responses: 7
Product Direction (% positive)
HostMonster
HostMonster
4.6
Responses: 13
Nexcess
Nexcess
2.7
Responses: 8
Features
Hosting Management
Storage Limits
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
9.0
Responses: 5
Bandwidth Allowance
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.0
Responses: 5
Email Hosting
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
Control Panel Integration
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.3
Responses: 5
CMS Support
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
Web Framework Support
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
E-Commerce Integration
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
File Management
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
Database Support
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.3
Responses: 5
Security Tools
HostMonster
HostMonster
Not enough data available
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both HostMonster and Nexcess were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
HostMonster
HostMonster
100.0%
Nexcess
Nexcess
60.0%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
HostMonster
HostMonster
0%
Nexcess
Nexcess
40.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
HostMonster
HostMonster
0%
Nexcess
Nexcess
0%
Reviewers' Industry
HostMonster
HostMonster Industry
Marketing and Advertising
17.6%
Information Technology and Services
11.8%
Writing and Editing
5.9%
Utilities
5.9%
Retail
5.9%
Other
52.9%
Nexcess
Nexcess Industry
Internet
30.0%
Retail
20.0%
Sporting Goods
10.0%
Marketing and Advertising
10.0%
Industrial Automation
10.0%
Other
20.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
HostMonster
G
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Hostmonster is great for beginners because its user friendly, no html or coding knowledge needed.

Nexcess
G
Administrator in Sporting Goods

Service and support when we need it is always there at a moments notice.

Most Helpful Critical Review
HostMonster
Diego G.
User in Automotive

Backups not guaranteed No Windows-based

Nexcess
Joshua A.
User in Retail

Nexcess organizes their policies around getting more money out of you, not providing a good service.

Discussions
HostMonster
HostMonster Discussions
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HostMonster has no discussions with answers
Nexcess
Nexcess Discussions
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Nexcess has no discussions with answers
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HostMonster
HostMonster Screenshots
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Nexcess
Nexcess Screenshots
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