SiteGround guarantees strong 99.99% uptime, high speeds that are actually above average speeds, and a lot of extra features that are perfect for both beginners and experienced users.
High uptime results are very important as this guarantees that your website will be working stable without downtime. Your customers and website visitors will always be able to reach you. 99.99% Uptime is a great number, so we can be sure that siteground services are stable.
Not all customers are ready to wait until the page is uploaded. They will simply close it and open the page of your competitor. People will not wait even for 3 seconds. That is why site speed is another critical factor you need to pay attention to when choosing web hosting provider. Another important thing is that you cannot change or improve the loading speed from your side. That is why never choose a slow host. Fortunately, siteground loading speed is above average and is 713ms. This put siteground in the 10 top hosting providers with highest load speeds.
Siteground also cares about security and offers free SSL certificates on all plans.
The SSL certificates help to protect any private information received and sent back and shared within your device and the website, including personal details like your IP address and payment details. Without SSL, hackers and others could easily misuse this personal information. How your customers might know that your website is secure? Well, it is easy. In case you do not have any SSL there, the most popular browsers are warning people is the website is not secure and does not have SSL certificate. Siteground ssl will keep your website secured for you and your customers.
Another good option is the free Cloudflare CDN (Content Delivery Network). This will help to take large files such as images out of your server, so it is still working fast. The Cloudflare CDN will cache your website’s content. When someone visits your website, the content is delivered from the closest server, and your website loading time is 2 times faster.
Cloudflare CDN will also protect your website by analyzing which of the traffic you receive is legitimate, and which is a potential threat. It will protect your website from the following threats: Spammers, SQL Injection attacks, DDoS attacks, excessive bot crawling, and more.
The control panel you will be using is cPanel. It is very popular among users and easy to use. If you already had your website hosted with another provider, you might be happy that control panel is the same and familiar to you, as mostly it is used among all web hosting providers. If you are beginner, siteground cpanel login page will be very easy for you and you can get used to it within several minutes.