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Shared Web Hosting Plans Cost Comparison

Summary

Bluehost offers a number of great products for our customers. From the business owner to the individual who desires full functionality on a small budget, Bluehost provides a complete web hosting solution.

Bluehost often offers promotions and special offers to customers during their initial term. Please note that special offers are limited-time promotional prices that are available to new customers and are valid for the Initial Term only, and not for successive or renewal periods. For more information about the use of different hosting services, please refer to Choosing the Right Hosting Platform.

To signup for a Shared Hosting service visit our site. To upgrade your current shared hosting plan to WP Pro, %%wpprohosting-cta%%.


Shared Web Hosting

In addition to these great savings on your hosting services, we will offer you a $15.99 Domain Registration coupon for the first 12 months of registration.

FeaturesBasicPlusChoice PlusPro
Websites1UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
PerformanceStandardStandardStandardHigh
Email Accounts5UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Email Storage100MBUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Max Emails Sent (per hour)500500500500
Website Space50 GBUnmeteredUnmeteredUnmetered
Max File Count200,000200,000200,000300,000
BandwidthUnmeteredUnmeteredUnmeteredUnmetered
One Free Domain RegistrationIncludedIncludedIncludedIncluded
SubDomains25UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
One Free Domain PrivacyNoNoYesYes
Free Dedicated IPNoNoNoYes
Free SSL CertificateAuto SSLAuto SSLAuto SSLAuto SSL
Premium SSL CertificateNoNoNoPositive SSL
MySQL Databases20Unlimited*Unlimited*Unlimited*
Max Database Size5 GB5 GB5 GB5 GB
Max Database Usage10 GB10 GB10 GB10 GB
Max Database Tables5000500050005000
Max Concurrent MySQL Connections150150150150
Google My BusinessIncludedIncludedIncludedIncluded
Marketing Offers--$200$200$200
SpamExpertsNo1 Domain1 Domain2 Domains
Automated BackupsNoNoIncludedIncluded


PlanBasicPlusChoice PlusPro
12 Month Term$8.99$12.99$16.99$25.99
24 Month Term$8.49$11.99$15.99$24.99
36 Month Term$7.99$10.99$14.99$23.99

Addon Products and Services

Bluehost offers a feature-rich toolset for anyone looking to build dazzling websites. No matter which hosting platform you choose (Shared, WP Pro, WooCommerce, VPS, or Dedicated) Bluehost makes the following addons available to help improve the performance and overall experience of your website.
Below are the renewal prices for each addon offered by Bluehost. Please note that some addons are billed annually whereas others have the option to be billed monthly.
 



 

Dedicated IP

  • Shared Hosting Dedicated IP
    Renewal Price - $5.99 per month
  • VPS and Dedicated Hosting Additional Dedicated IP
    Renewal Price - $17.99 per month

Premium SSL Certificates

  • Positive SSL
    Renewal Price - $49.99 per year
  • Positive Wildcard SSL
    Renewal Price - $149.99 per year
  • Comodo SSL
    Renewal Price - $79.99 per year
  • Comodo Wildcard SSL
    Renewal Price - $299.99 per year

Spam Experts Mail Filtering

  • Renewal Price - $2.99 a month per domain name

Office 365

  • Email Essentials
    Renewal Price - $4.99 per user per month or ($59.88 per user per year)
  • Business Plus
    Renewal Price - $9.99 per user per month or ($119.88 per user per year)
  • Business Pro
    Renewal Price - $14.99 per user per month or ($179.88 per user per year)

Domain Privacy

  • Renewal Price - $14.88 per domain per year

SiteLock

  • SiteLock Find
    Renewal Price - $3.99 per domain per month - Billed Annually ($47.88 per domain per year)
  • SiteLock Fix
    Renewal Price - $19.99 per domain per month - Billed Annually ($239.88 per domain per year)
  • SiteLock Prevent
    Renewal Price - $29.99 per user per month - Billed Annually ($359.88 per user per year)

SEO Tools

  • SEO Tools Start
    Renewal Price - $5.95 per domain per month or ($71.40 per domain per year)
  • SEO Tools Grow
    Renewal Price - $19.95 per domain per month or ($239.40 per domain per year)

Constant Contact

Constant Contact plans are billed by number of contacts:
  • 0-500
    Renewal Price - $3 per month
  • 501-2,500
    Renewal Price - $25 per month
  • 2,501-5,000
    Renewal Price - $45 per month
  • 5,001-10,000
    Renewal Price - $75 per month
  • 10,001-25,000
    Renewal Price - $185 per month

CodeGuard

  • CodeGuard Basic
    Renewal Price - $2.99 per domain per month or ($32.95 per domain per year)
  • CodeGuard Professional
    Renewal Price - $5.99 per domain per month or ($59.95 per domain per year)
  • CodeGuard Premium
    Renewal Price - $9.99 per domain per month or ($99.95 per domain per year)
  • CodeGuard Enterprise
    Renewal Price - $23.95 per domain per month or ($239.95 per domain per year)

Terms of Service

All Hosting accounts are paid for upfront and in full at sign up. All Setup fees are non-refundable. All accounts canceled in the first 30 Days of service qualify for a full refund at the monthly rate. When canceling your Bluehost account prior to your accounts end of term or downgrading your account to a term for less than a year; you forfeit the Domain Registration coupon and Bluehost deducts $15.99 from your final refund amount to cover our costs for registering your new domain on your behalf for one year. Subject to the terms of your domain registration agreement, you will retain ownership of your domain until the end of its registration period. For our European Union customers VAT (Value Added Tax) is not included in our advertised price and will be charged separately and itemized on invoices and billing information. Standard VAT rates based on EU Member State regulations may apply. For more information on VAT, please refer to the knowledgeable article Value Added Tax (VAT).

* Please see section 8 ("UNLIMITED" USAGE POLICIES AND DEFINITIONS) of Bluehost's Terms of Service for further clarification on our unlimited usage policy
** While the limit is set at 50,000 inodes, we will typically not take any action until the account has exceeded 200,000 inodes.

Addons are billed separately. For more information on addon renewal prices, please see Hosting Addons: Renewal Pricing.

Terms and Conditions

All Hosting accounts are paid for upfront and in full at sign up. All Setup fees are non-refundable. All accounts canceled in the first 30 Days of service qualify for a *full refund at the monthly rate.

*If you cancel within 3 days and you purchased a .com, .net, .biz, .info, .org, and .us domain, you will receive a full refund. Also, the domain registration will be released. Domain names can only be canceled and refunded within 3 days.

When canceling your Bluehost account prior to your accounts end of term or downgrading your account to a term for less than a year; you forfeit the Domain Registration coupon and Bluehost deducts $15.99 from your final refund amount to cover our costs for registering your new domain on your behalf for one year. Subject to the terms of your domain registration agreement, you will retain ownership of your domain until the end of its registration period.

For our European Union customers VAT (Value Added Tax) is not included in our advertised price and will be charged separately and itemized on invoices and billing information. Standard VAT rates based on EU Member State regulations may apply. For more information on VAT, please refer to the knowledgeable article Tax Rates and Exemptions.