Are you planning to choose siteground hosting and looking for some of the questions that you have related to the hosting pricing, service, features, and performance, here are some of the Siteground Hosting FAQs ( frequently asked questions and answers) you can also read my complete review on siteground
Following are an answers to the Siteground Hosting FAQs
Q1. Does Siteground offer a Free Domain?
No, siteground does not offer a free domain on any of its plans, but you can buy a new domain from SG. But then the price is too high so I recommend you to buy domains from another domain registrar. SG is just best for hosting
Q2. Which Is Better? Siteground or Bluehost?
Siteground is best than Bluehost in every possible area, from customer service to page speed to everything
Q3. Is Siteground Good for WordPress?
Yes, siteground is good for WordPress and its recommended by official WordPress itself. It’s completely WordPress managed
Q4. How Do I Build a WordPress Site on Siteground?
Following are the steps to build a WordPress site on siteground:
Step 1: Buy a domain from some other company or you already need to have your domain
Step 2: Buy the siteground hosting
Step 3: Configure your hosting and domain registrar by updating nameserver in your domain registrar company
Step 4: Install a new WordPress to your domain
Step 5: design your site
Step 6: Publish your new post
Q5. Siteground a Good Hosting Company?
Yes, siteground is a very good hosting company based on the site performance hosted on-site ground, and exerts recommendation their support from every angle, siteground is very good
Q6. How Much Does Siteground Cost?
the cost pricing beakdown of siteground is:
StartUp Plan $ 3.95/month
GrowBig Plan $ 5.95/month
GoGeek Plan $11.95/ month
Q7. Do I have to use WordPress on SiteGround?
No, it’s not necessary to use only WordPress you can use Joomla and drupal as well. Also, its Drupal and Joomla recommended hosting
Q8. Is There a Money-back Guarantee on Siteground?
Yes, Siteground has a 30-day money-back guarantee offer for their customer.
Q9. What Payment Methods Does Siteground Accept?
Siteground accepts credit card payments: VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover payment methods
Q10. Will Siteground Back up My Website?
Yes site ground back your website automatically for 7 days and 30 days and also you can restore your backup from Cpanel >> backup tool
Q11. Does Siteground Offer Free Site Migration?
No, they do not offer free site migration now, they used to do it back then but from may 2020 they stopped free site migration service but its easy, they have one tool by the name of SG migration and also they will help you from the chat support
Q12.what’s Siteground’s Uptime Guarantee?
As per my own website experiment, SiteGround has a 99.99% uptime guarantee in its all plans
Q13. Can Siteground Provide Specialized Magento Support?
Yes, siteground provides specialized Magento support and hosting for your e-commerce plan
Q14. Do Siteground Plans Come With a CDN?
Yes, for all the plans of siteground you can use Cloudflare CDN for free and all the features and security provided by Cloudflare CDN
Q15. Is Siteground Secure?
Yes, siteground is very secured hosting, even if it suspects your site with some possible threat it blocks your site for further propagation of the problem
Q16. How Do I Secure My Website on Siteground?
In order to secure your website on siteground you need to make sure:
your plugins are up to date
Don’t use crack themes and plugins
Use strong password
Q17. Is Siteground Better Than Godaddy?
Siteground is way better than GoDaddy in hosting feature, but GoDaddy allows domain registration at a lesser price than siteground
Q19. Where Are Siteground Servers Located?
Siteground has a data center in Chicago, USA. Iowa, USA. London, UK.
Q20. Does Siteground Use a Cpanel?
Siteground has developed its own custom Cpanel named crystal
Q21. Does Siteground Offer Free SSL?
Yes, siteground offers the free let’s encrypt SSL as well as it also provides other kinds of paid SSL, but unless you have a specific need to go for paid, free SSL is enough
Q22. How Do I Access My Cpanel?
In order to access Cpanel you need to do two things:
Go to User Area -> My Accounts tab
Go to cPanel button
Q23. How to Find What Are My Siteground Dns Name Servers Are?
In order to find your DNS:
Go to User Area
Go to My Accounts
look at the Account DNS
Or you can also find your DNS by looking at the email sent to your email account.
if you want to have a look at video on how to setup WordPress blog:
I hope you liked this faqs blog post where i have covered many questions related to the siteground hosting