Elementor or Bluehost? 

Looking to get online fast? Recommended by WordPress.org, Bluehost is fast, simple, and cost-effective. Get the AI builder for free with all WordPress hosting plans. 

Recommended by WordPress.org

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Bluehost rated as a Top-Tier WordPress Provider for both
Site Speed & Perfect Uptime

Why Bluehost over Elementor? 

With Bluehost, you get more space and better speed. Start creating globally accessible content now, using easy block editing and powerful search engine help.

Builder + Hosting
Starts at $9.99/mo
Starts at $2.95/mo
AI builder
Automatic backups available
Managed WordPress
Content Delivery Network (CDN)
WordPress builder pre-installed
Free Domain
Free SSL
SiteLock available
Personalized Block Content Creation
Review Signal Speed Test

Top-Tier Rating

Up to 100 GB available
Yoast SEO

What do customers love about Bluehost?

Bluehost WonderSuite

WordPress made easy for everyone.

With our smart AI tools, you can onboard in minutes and get a custom, ready-to-go site.

Faster speeds

WordPress is fastest with Bluehost.

Bluehost is in the top tier of hosting performance, with 75% faster response times, quicker loads, and better experiences.


Beautiful looks. Powerful features.

WordPress gives you total freedom, with fully customizable themes, AI tools, and easy-to-install plugins that let you control your site’s appearance and functionality.

Support & guidance

24/7 hosting support.

Bluehost supports millions of websites worldwide. Let our experts help you effectively build, grow, and manage your WordPress website.

Call 888-401-4678 or Chat Now.

WordPress pre-installed

The latest
updates, delivered.

Free Domain

Free domain name for 1 year.

Managed WordPress

Technical tasks handled for you.

WordPress Academy

Expert classes, 
totally free.

Why choose Bluehost?

Bluehost has everything you need to build a successful online presence. Get super-fast hosting, online store capabilities, WordPress expertise, and more.

Cloudflare CDN: Boost your website performance & reduce load times with Cloudflare, an advanced Content Delivery Network. Faster load times translate into better user experiences, improved SEO, higher traffic, and increased conversion rates.

Caching technology: With server-level caching, your servers return web pages faster, improving load times for your website.

SSDs: Bluehost Shared Hosting servers come with solid-state drives (SSDs) to improve website performance. SSDs replace traditional hard drives with more efficient storage, increasing load times and allowing faster saves.

SSLs: Customers buy more from a secure site. Protect customers' sensitive information—like passwords, usernames, and payment information—from malicious third parties. Maximize your site's trustworthiness with an SSL certificate. Bluehost offers 2 types of SSL Certificates:

  • FREE SSL powered by Let's Encrypt that's bundled with all the plans.
  • Premium SSL powered by Comodo that comes with a warranty of $10,000 to provide you an assurance that your site is safe to collect payments from customers.

CodeGuard Backups: Never lose your precious work! Get automated, daily backups and monitoring for your site, plus one-click restore with CodeGuard.

SiteLock: Protect your website from malicious attacks, spammers, and hackers. With SiteLock, you can guard your site against search engine blacklists, all while detecting malware and protecting your site from costly downtime.

Set up your website easily and start selling by following these simple steps:

Sign up for a Shared Hosting Plan: Choose a plan that meets your requirement.  

Complete Onboarding: Answer a few simple questions to quickly kickstart your website.

Pick a theme: Choose the right color, font, and layout for your web pages and see your website come to life.

Add exciting features: Choose helpful plugins for speed, security, and lead generation right from the start.

Publish your website: Make your website live and start selling. 

Get visitors: Use Yoast SEO or our SEO Consultation services to improve your search rankings.

24/7 Availability: Our team of experts is available 24/7 to help you with issues you may have while building your website.

Phone & Chat Support: Bluehost offers both phone & chat support. Connect with us as you like. 

Website Design Services Available: Need help building your website from scratch? Learn more about Bluehost Website Design Services.

Partnership with WordPress: Bluehost and WordPress have worked closely since 2005 to create a hosting platform ideal for running WordPress websites.

WordCamp Sponsorships: Bluehost strives to support the WordPress community to grow the open-source ecosystem. We sponsor and help community groups, regional and local WordCamps, and contribute actively to the WordPress Project. 

WordPress Education: We also facilitate learning and education through multiple webinars, masterclasses, & our own event: WP CreatorCon.

Pro services

Web design
without the stress.

Online Store + Marketplace

Take your store online in minutes.


What is WordPress?

WordPress is an open source content management system (CMS) that powers over 30% of the internet. WordPress makes it easy to create, edit and manage websites for beginners and advanced users alike. Built by a community of global developers, WordPress is continuously being improved and refined to provide the best functionality and performance for its users. This open source approach has made WordPress the website creation and management platform of choice for new and skilled users all over the world. Whether you are looking to build your eCommerce website or start a blog, WordPress has all of the tools and resources to take your website from an idea to an achievable dream online.

Why Choose WordPress?

WordPress is a content management system unlike any other because it gives users the tools and resources to create a website that’s uniquely their own. As one of the most popular platforms used to create websites, it provides an abundance of themes you can select to design your website, WordPress plugins that can enhance your overall functionality and endless customization features. How a user customizes their website is vital to establishing their brand or business online and WordPress provides easy and accessible ways to help you differentiate your website from everyone else.

What is WordPress Hosting?

Shared WordPress Hosting was designed for our customers who need the resources, products, tools and support to create and manage their WordPress website. Bluehost offers affordable WordPress hosting backed by experts to guide you through the intricacies of WordPress. Whether it’s selecting a theme to design your website, updates to the platform, or ensuring you have the latest and most secure version of WordPress for your website, this hosting plan is great for any user looking to create a dynamic WordPress website.

Why Choose Bluehost for WordPress Hosting?

Since 2005 Bluehost has been recommended by WordPress because of our customer service and expertise. When you sign up for a web hosting account with Bluehost, we automatically install WordPress with your new account. We continually offer reliable and affordable WordPress hosting while providing our customers with products, tools and support to help them successfully manage their website. You don't need to worry about finding the correct version of WordPress, Bluehost always installs the latest version so you have the most recent features available for your website.

Learn more about our easy WordPress website builder!

How do I get WordPress help?

Bluehost is happy to provide customers with 24/7 support and assistance to help through each step of the website building process. If you are in need of additional support with the design or functionality of your website, our team of experts is here to answer all your WordPress questions. If you want a more hands-on approach to creating your website, Bluehost offers additional professional services like Pro Design Live and our Full Service Website Design to help you out.

Pro Design Live is a great add-on service for anyone looking for direct access to our team of WordPress experts who are skilled in design, marketing and WordPress security practices. Our Full Service Website Design provides you with a team of website builders who will create a powerful WordPress website exactly to your specifications.

What are the Advantages of WordPress Hosting vs Shared Hosting?

When it comes to hosting your WordPress site, there are a few options you should consider. The WordPress hosting plans you see on this page are the same that you will find on our shared hosting page. At Bluehost WordPress Hosting and shared hosting are one and the same. Unlike traditional shared hosting, we install and update WordPress for you and provide a suite of plugins and tools designed specifically for optimizing WordPress websites.

Can I build a WordPress website without hosting?

Unfortunately, you can't build a WordPress website without hosting. Hosting is what allows your website to be accessible on the internet. However, with Bluehost, setting up hosting for your WordPress site is super easy and affordable.

Can I start an eCommerce store using WordPress?

Definitely! WordPress is a powerful platform for building an eCommerce store. With the right plugins and themes, you can create a fully functional online store that's secure, user-friendly, and optimized for sales. Check out our WooCommerce hosting plans today.

Can I transfer my existing WordPress website to Bluehost?

Yes, you can transfer your existing WordPress website to Bluehost. Our team of experts can help you with the migration process to ensure that your website is up and running smoothly on our platform. Moving from your current WordPress hosting provider to Bluehost is quick and easy.

What is automatic WordPress installation?

Automatic WordPress installation is a feature that comes with Bluehost's WordPress hosting plans. It means that your WordPress installation is automatically set up for you, without you having to go through the process of manually installing WordPress. This saves you time and hassle, and ensures that your WordPress site is set up correctly from the get-go.

What is Managed WordPress Hosting?

Managed WordPress Hosting is a solution that handles some basic administrative tasks for you so you can focus on what you do best, which is building a website you are proud of. Managed WordPress comes with automatic updates to your WordPress install as well as automatic updates to the server environment. With Managed WordPress Hosting we handle the tasks that keep your website running efficiently like PHP configurations, core plugin security updates, SSL propagation, and other technical or infrastructure-related maintenance.