Hosting comparison – Green Geeks vs A Small Orange

Founded in the year 2003, A Small Orange has its headquarters in Austin, Texas and its data centers in Detroit, Michigan and Dallas, Texas. A Small Orange offers different types of hosting plans to its customers and a 45 day money back guarantee which makes their offers quite attractive.

Green Geeks was founded in the year 2008 and boasts of its unique environment friendly green hosting technology. Green Geeks have their headquarters in Agoura Hills, California and data centers in Chicago, Illinois. Their unlimited disk space and bandwidth and an exciting low cost shared hosting plan makes them appealing to customers.

Feature Comparison. Green Geeks vs A Small Orange
Green Geeks A Small Orange
Headquarters Agoura Hills, California, United States Austin, Texas, United States
Data Centers Chicago, Illinois Detroit, Michigan and Dallas, Texas
Founded 2008 2003
Bandwidth Unlimited, VPS Limited Limited, depending on plan
Diskspace Unlimited, VPS Limited Limited, depending on plan
Starting costs/Shared Plans Special Plan at $3.96/month Tiny plan at $35.00/yearSmall plan at $5.00/month Medium plan at $10.00/month Large plan at $20.00/month
VPS Hosting Plans Plans starting from $39.95/month to $159.95/month depending on Cores, RAM, Storage and Bandwidth $30.00/month to $150.00/month depending on Cores, RAM, Storage and Bandwidth
Dedicated Hosting Plans starting from $169.00/month to $439.00/month depending on configuration Starter plan at $195.00/monthStandard plan at $245.00/monthProfessional plan at $285.00/monthUltimate plan at $345.00/month
Safe Harbour certified Yes Yes
Bitcoing payments No No
PCI Compliant Yes Yes
Green Hosting Yes Yes
HIPAA Compliant No No
Adult Content Allowed Yes Yes, Provided the adult content used is legal in United States
Support Options 24/7 Live chat, Email, Phone 24/7 Live chat, Email, Social Media, Phone support but not 24/7
FTP Yes Yes
CDN Hosting Yes Yes
Website Builder Yes Yes
SSH Yes Yes
SMTP Yes Yes
Auto Responders Yes Yes
Custom Error Pages Yes Yes
POP3 Accounts Yes Yes
Web Mail Yes Yes
Referrer Logs Yes Yes
Error Logs Yes Yes
Money Back Guarantee Yes, within 30 days Yes, within 45 days

In comparison, Green Geeks has a slight advantage over A Small Orange since they offer unlimited disk space and bandwidth to its customers, unlike A small orange who offer quite limited space in all their plans. Moreover, phone support for A small orange is not available 24/7 as offered by Green Geeks.

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