A blog can be anything from a personal journal to a news platform or simply a place to publish your thoughts and ideas onto your own website. Topics for your blog are limitless! Whether you start a blog as a hobby, use it to publish your work achievements, or to be part of your business website A2 Hosting has the perfect hosting plan to meet your needs.
Choose The Right Blog Hosting Plan For You
- Intel Xeon E-2224 4.6GHz Turbo CPU
- 16GB DDR4 ECC RAM
- 2X1 TB SSD Storage
- 6TB Transfer
- Root Level Access
- Free 1 TB Backup Drive
- Free SSL Certificate
- Free Imunify360 Security Suite
- Free CloudLinux OS
- Free & Easy Site Migration
- Money-Back Guarantee
*The promotional price shows the term with the best pricing and changes depending on plan. View all plans to see additional term options. The plan will renew at the regular rate at the end of the introductory term.
A2 Blog Hosting Features
- A2 Optimised WordPress hosting is pre-configured with the best speed and security settings.
- Advanced options offer unlimited storage starting at 100GB
- cPanel license where you can manage your website and server with an easy to use graphic interface
- 1 Click setup for the deployment of popular blogging platforms like WordPress, Pubvana, Dotclear, and more
- Unlimited free email address for all hosting plans
- Ultra-fast SSD Storage on all plans with 3X faster NVMe storage on Turbo plans
A2 Blog Hosting Benefits
- Affordable pricing options for bloggers or business owners
- Free daily backups and restore on Drive and Turbo plans
- Enhanced security including a free SSL Certificate
- A 99% Uptime Commitment with 24/7 network monitoring and around the clock support
- Already have a blog? We’ll migrate it to A2 for FREE!
Blog Hosting Software Options
While WordPress is, by far, the most popular Blogging platform on the internet today, there are many other platforms you can choose from. All of these options are easily installed using your cPanel with just a couple clicks. Click on the icons below to learn more about each blogging platform.
WordPress is probably the easiest and most powerful blogging solution available today. WordPress combines simplicity for users and publishers with features perfect for developers.
Pubvana is an easy-to-use content management built on the intuitive Twitter Bootstrap framework. Build response, mobile-friendly sites with Pubvana.
Dotclear is a blog publishing platform that makes it easy to get your blog up and running. Its intuitive templating system means you can customize the appearance of your blog without even having to touch any code.
Serendipity makes it easy to build an online diary, blog or even a full home page. The standard Serendipity install is perfect for a casual blogger but is easily extensible for power users.
Textpattern is flexible, elegant and user-friendly blog software solution. Textpattern users get the benefit of software that helps to easily create, edit and publish beautiful website content.
Nibbleblog is a powerful solution perfect for creating and powering your blog. All you need is PHP to make it work. Install and configure Nibbleblog with a 1-click setup.
SitePad is an easy to use website builder available right in your cPanel and Softaculous account. Choose from hundreds of templates to build your site with drag and drop functionality to create your site.
HTMLy is a flat-file blogging solution. Its focus is to provide blazing fast page load speeds while making it easy for its users to create and publish content.
Chyrp is a blogging software solution that despite being lightweight, still offers the best functionality. You can have a traditional blog, tumbleblog and customize with additional features.
FlatPress is a blogging solution that saves your posts as simple text files. That means you can forget about MySQL! All you need is PHP to get started using FlatPress.
PivotX is a high powered and flexible solution allowing you to build a simple blog or a more complicated site. Enjoy PivotX’s powerful core and extend it to your particular needs.
Leafpub is a blog solution offering simple publishing, inline editing, an elegant interface and handlebar templates. Leafpub is designed to be high performance and fun to run your site with.
Movable Type was designed with a one purpose in mind; to offer a powerful solution to create and manage online content. Movable Type provides a stable and easy to use interface perfect for the creation of your sites.
Bludit is a flat file blogging software solution. Choose from the selection of free Bludit plugins and themes to customize your site exactly how you want it!
Anchor is a blogging software solution that is heralded for being lightweight, simple to use and elegant. Anchor gives you the ability to construct your blog posts in your choice of HTML or Markdown.
What Type of Blogger Are You?
- I am a casual blogger…
- I am an Influencer…
- I am a business owner…
If you are a novice blogger who enjoys logging in and sharing your life experiences or ideas, then A2 Hosting’s Startup plan is ideal for you. You can have an SSL secured blog to share your passion and create an online presence for just a few dollars a monthIt comes with 100GB of storage and point-and-click access to the most popular content tools like WordPress, Joomla and many more. Want more power, unlimited storage, and automated backups… Step up to the Drive plan.
If you are an influencer with the goal of generating a lot of traffic, you should consider one of A2 Hosting’s Turbo plans. With the A2 Hosting Turbo Boost and Turbo Max plans, you’ll get as much storage as you need with automated backups, as well as limitless websites & domains, data recovery services, and servers optimized to deliver the best load times and user experience around; all for the cost of a lunch at your favorite fast food joint.
If you own a business and need to expand your online presence or boost your traffic, the A2 Hosting Turbo plans are an excellent choice. Using popular tools like WordPress or other niche CMS platforms is a breeze with a one-click installation. You’ll get 20 times faster performance, 24/7 network monitoring, enhanced security, and a 99% uptime guarantee with A2 Hosting Turbo plans, ensuring that your business stays online and is ready to drive traffic and awareness to your business.
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Blog Hosting FAQs
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A blog can be anything from a personal journal, a platform for posting news or even just a place where you can publish your thoughts and ideas all on a single website. The potential topics for your blog are endless! Blog solutions are easy to use, even for users who have never run a website before. You’ll be able to publish content with just a few clicks of your mouse. Even updating the look of your blog will be easy with a quick change of a theme.
Blogging is a quick and easy way to create an online presence. After attracting an audience, a blog can become quite profitable by placing online advertisements on it. While often times done for business purposes, blogging doesn’t have to necessarily be a commercial venture. Many bloggers do it for personal recreation. It is common for hobbyists to create blogs based on their own personal interests. A blog can also be used to compose personal thoughts for your own enjoyment or for close friends and family. The reason you create a blog and the topic of the blog is entirely up to you.
When selecting a blog hosting site, there are a number of factors to consider. These include:
Traffic: Your blog hosting plan should be able to give exceptional speed, avoid slow page loads, and minimise downtime. The Turbo plans are suitable for high traffic areas. A2 Hosting’s Turbo Boost and Turbo Max plans provide unlimited storage, scheduled backups, data recovery, and user-friendly servers.
The Total Number of Websites: If you administer many websites, your hosting provider should enable an unlimited number of domains. All three A2 hosting plans support an unlimited number of domains.
Blog Site Uptime:In order to avoid downtime and loss of opportunity, a good site should always maintain 99.94% uptime. A2 Hosting commits to an uptime of 99.9% for all hosting plans
Support: Having competent, reliable, and speedy support is essential to quickly resolve any issues. A2 Hosting’s professional team is available 24/7/365 to quickly resolve any hosting difficulties, allowing you to focus on running your blog.
Beginning your blog at A2 Hosting couldn’t be easier. A2 Hosting offers all of the tools you need to get your blog up and running within minutes, without the hassle. All of our Web Hosting accounts include the award winning cPanel control panel for management of your website. Within cPanel, you’ll find a program called Softaculous that auto installs a number of web programs, including blogs. Softaculous offers an array of blogging software options including b2evolution, WordPress, Ghost and many more!
The time it takes to launch a blog is minimal and best of all, these blogging software solutions are free! And if you have any problems along the way, the A2 Hosting Guru Crew support team is more than happy to provide a helping hand. Selecting A2 Hosting to be your blogging host is the easiest decision you can make.
WordPress powers more than 40% of websites, thus you should put it at the top of your priority list. For those who want a code-free approach, WordPress is a terrific option. It offers chosen themes and pre-installed plugins that make the process of putting together a website both straightforward and simple. It also relies on how familiar you are with the backend of the software.If you choose A2 Hosting, you may choose between two plans, A2 Shared Web Hosting and A2 WordPress Managed Services. A2 Managed WordPress Hosting is a good choice if your site receives a lot of traffic and you prefer a hands-off approach to backend management. A2 Hosting offers a wide range of alternative platforms like Joomla and Drupal, allowing you to tailor your website to your specific needs.
Of course previous blogging experience is always good, but minimal prior knowledge is definitely helpful. The blogging software options available to you with Softaculous, particularly WordPress, make blogging extremely easy. Once installed, the easy to use WordPress interface allows you to start posting your thoughts immediately. Just log in and start blogging.
It’s important to note that the actual process of posting to a blog, called blogging, should be done a consistent basis. This helps to keep the audience engaged as well as create additional content that can rank well in search engines.
Once you get your blog installed, you’re not on your own! Our 24/7/365 Guru Crew Support team is available if you have any blog hosting questions. We also know that making sure the site is secure and fast are two concerns of many bloggers. Our exclusive A2 Optimized plugin has got you covered on both fronts!
Page load speeds impact everything from your visitor satisfaction to your bounce rate. You need a fast blog host! When you choose A2 Hosting for your WordPress blog hosting, your site comes A2 Optimized! That means it comes pre-configured with the best speed settings. Many times a blog will be loaded with so many speed optimization plugins that they actually have the opposite intended impact on the blog. A2 Optimized means you don’t have to worry about a thing because our team has already done the testing and the legwork on how to get the fastest page loads! You get features like built in caching for increased speeds and can even choose our Turbo Servers for your blog for up to 20X faster page loads.
On the other side of things, it can be an absolute pain to fix a hacked blog. Hacked blogs can also be expensive to clean up. A2 Optimized works to auto-harden your site so you don’t have to deal with malicious hackers. A2 Optimized auto-configures your site with the best security settings. You get features like a unique URL for your login page as well as recaptcha added to your login page and comments!
If you have the following signs, you are ready to upgrade your Blog Hosting plan:
- The speed of your website is decreasing.
- The volume of traffic to your website is increasing
- There’s a shortage of storage space on your website.
- You require more domains and features to enhance the management and performance of your website.