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If you want Managed VPS hosting, then chances are you’re checking out the plans from A2 Hosting and InMotion Hosting, 2 big names in the hosting world. This can be a great option if you have a lot of websites because you can have unlimited websites on these plans and websites on VPS plans are much faster than websites on shared plans and can handle high traffic and complex websites better. And since it’s Managed you won’t have to worry about having to updates like cPanel & OS security (please note that some things, like if you use WordPress your themes & plugins – you’ll still have to update yourself). But if you’re having trouble deciding between A2 Hosting & InMotion Hosting, then why you don’t you check out the chart we made? We can show you side by side their Managed VPS plans:
|InMotion VPS-1000HA-S||A2 Power+||InMotion
|A2 Prestige+||InMotion VPS-3000HA-S||A2 Pinnacle+|
|Price: 2 years upfront||$29.19||$32.99||$47.39||$46.19||$69.34||$65.99|
|Price: 1 year upfront||$31.34||$35.63||$52.54||$52.13||$79.64||$68.63|
|Price: 6 months upfront||$36.49||$36.29||$62.69||$52.79||$84.94||$69.29|
|Price: Pay by month||$41.64||$40.25||$72.84||$60.05||$95.24||$76.55|
|# of Websites||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|1 Click Staging||No||No||No||No||No||No|
|CDN||Not included||CloudFlare Free CDN||Not included||CloudFlare Free CDN||Not included||CloudFlare Free CDN|
*You can ask for a refund at any time, but after 30 days, you will only get back money paid for unused service.
As you can see, both plans are pretty similar, but if you opt to pay 2 years upfront the cheapest option is InMotion VPS-1000HA-S. You could choose this plan and if you don’t like it within 90 days, opt for a refund. On the other hand, if you don’t want to pay that much upfront even with the money back option, then A2 is the more affordable option because they have cheaper pay by the month options, but make sure you click through this A2 link to get the discounted prices. Also, A2 is even cheaper if you want to use a CDN (which I would recommend if your website has an international audience; this would not be needed if say you were running a website for a local restaurant). So it just depends on what works best with your budget, because both offer great features.
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