There are many factors to identify the best hosting, for now, we will compare siteground and cloudways on basis of Performance, Uptime, Price, Features, and Support, etc.
Let’s do a Quick Comparison Result Here
|Popularity||New and Rising||Highly Popular||Siteground|
|Ease of Use||Take time to understand UX||Cpanel||Siteground|
|Pricing||Normal Pricing||High on Renew||Siteground|
|Speed||1.9 Sec||1.1 Sec||Siteground|
|Uptime||99.9% (503 Error)||99.9%||Siteground|
|Usage Limit||Very High||Very Low||Cloudways|
|Features||1 Click Staging, CDN, etc||Normal Features||Cloudways|
Siteground and Cloudways Both are Reliable Hosting Services but the siteground is a very old hosting provider and they had maintained their ratings as good from 2004. On the other hand, Cloudways is a little bit new in and they have less experience as compared to the siteground.
Here we Compare both the Hostings on the Bases of Performance and Uptime
2.1 Cloudways Performance
As I am doing this cloudways review It’s no doubt that cloudways’s Performances is great and all thing is working very fast. It Can Handle a High Number of Realtime.
Cloudways Response time is 479 ms when I tested it on a clean WordPress install. You can Also Check Detailed Cloudways Performance.
2.2 Siteground Performance
Siteground Hosting is known for its Performance and its speed is really awesome. Siteground’s Shared Hosting can load a WordPress website in 1 sec. Along with great hardware, its software optimization is also too good.
Siteground Average Response time is 347ms – 700ms.
2.3 Speed Comparison – Winner is Siteground
Here is a Comparison Table for Siteground Where you can see the Siteground is Clearly a winner in this Speed test. and But Cloudways can a Lot More Traffic Than Siteground.
|Response Time (in ms)||479-600||347-700|
|Fully Loaded Time (in a sec)||1.9||1.1|
|Links to Result||Result Page||Result Page|
Both of the Websites do Well in terms of uptime but you may face 503 Error in cloudways some time.
3.1 Uptime Comparison – Winner is SiteGround
4.1 Siteground Features
Siteground Has Normal features as others have.
4.2 Cloudways Features
Cloudways some additional features which are exclusively on cloudways Like 1 click CDN.
4.3 Features Comparison – Cloudways is Winner
Cloudways has had more interesting features than the siteground.
5. Usage Limit
Siteground Has Usage limit but cloudways had no usage limit and you can use full resources of your server.
6. Ease of Use
Siteground is easy to use as it is using Cpanel but on the other hand, cloudways are using their own server management panel. it will take extra time to understand the cloudways management panel.
Both the hosting have good support but many users reported that their problem is not solved by siteground customer support.
Cloudways is doing great with live chat. In the initial days there is a lot of waiting time. but they are fast now and providing good support.
Siteground’s Orginal Price is 19$ for Grow Big But on other Hand, cloudways is providing the same features in 10$.
Price Comparison – The winner is Cloudways
Both hosting companies are providing many great offers for new users.
|Comparison||Cloudways (DO 1GB )||Siteground (Grow Big)|
|Pricing For New Users (Yearly)||90$-120$||71$|
Which Hosting Costs Less Money from both of these?
For new users, Cloudways is more expansive than Siteground but after one 1-year Siteground’s pricing is 2.5 times of Cloudways.
Who is Faster Cloudways Or Siteground?
Cloudways is a little bit Slower than Siteground. but both companies have good speed
SiteGround is good for you if you have Quality traffic with low volume and if your traffic volume is high then you may go for Cloudways