Established in 1996, Dreamhost has cemented its legacy as a pioneer in the web hosting industry. Today, it proudly powers over 1.5 million websites, blogs, and applications, with a comprehensive range of services that include shared, VPS, dedicated, Cloud, and WordPress hosting plans.
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Will the cost of the hosting plan increase at renewal?
Every DreamHost plans price increases when you renew it.
Does DreamHost offer Windows VPS hosting?
No, DreamHost doesn’t have Windows VPS hosting options. Their VPS plans use Linux.
Does DreamHost offer an uptime guarantee?
DreamHost guarantees 100% uptime with every DreamHost plan. And if you experience any downtime, you receive compensation equal to the cost of one day’s hosting, up to a maximum of 10% of your total hosting cost.
How can I purchase a domain name at DreamHost?
Buying a domain name with DreamHost is easy. You can use their domain search tool to buy your desired domain name.
Can I contact customer support even if I’m not a current customer?
Yes, you can. You can visit DreamHost’s support page and select Sales. Or, you can contact them through their ticketing system.
What are some good Dreamhost alternatives?
Some good Dreamhost alternatives are A2 Hosting, Namecheap, BlueHost, SiteGround, and Hostgator.
Is Dreamhost fast?
Dreamhost has decent speeds but is actually not the fastest host on the market. Other hosts like A2 Hosting, SiteGround, Hostinger boast faster server response times.
Is Dreamhost the same as BlueHost?
No. Dreamhost and BlueHost are two different hosts. Both offer similar services – shared, VPS, dedicated and WordPress hosting but overall, Dreamhost offers more features out-of-the-box than BlueHost.