About The Author

Laura Bernheim

Laura has spent more than 12 years crafting engaging and award-winning articles that share the passion behind organizations' products, people, and innovations. As a long-time HostingAdvice contributing expert, she combines a reputation for producing quality content with rich technical expertise to show experienced developers how to capitalize on emerging technologies and find better ways to work with established platforms. A professional journalist, Laura has contributed to The New York Times, Sports Illustrated, the Sun Sentinel, and the world's top hosting providers.

Latest Posts

330 posts written/edited to date
IF/THEN Ambassadors Inspire the Next Generation of Female STEM Pioneers in Computer Science and Web Hosting

IF/THEN Inspires Future Female STEM Pioneers

Aiming to spark a culture shift that emboldens more girls to pursue STEM careers, IF/THEN showcases meaningful and relatable female role models who... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
10/26/2021
OuterBox Delivers Full-Service Ecommerce Website Building & SEO to Help Clients Increase Sales & Grow Online

OuterBox: Full-Service Ecommerce & SEO

Launching or improving your online store doesn’t have to be a complicated process with uncertain results. One call to OuterBox unlocks a proven team of web... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
10/13/2021
11 Cheap MongoDB Hosting Services (Feb. 2024) - $4.00 to $15.99

MongoDB Hosting That Helps You Save Money

Cheap MongoDB hosting is perfect for startups needing massive scalability at affordable prices, and it’s readily available from many top providers. The popular NoSQL... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
9/13/2021
20 Best Free Website Hosting (Feb. 2024)

19 Best Free Website Hosting Services

Who doesn’t love free stuff? The best free website hosting services enable you to publish online quickly with popular web technologies, all without having to pull... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
6/28/2021
11 Best Reseller Hosting for Web Designers (Feb. 2024)

11 Reseller Hosts for Designers & Agencies

Leveraging the best reseller hosting for web designers represents an opportunity to enhance your brand and add more revenue. You may already run a successful web... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
6/10/2021
12 Best VPS Hosting for Ecommerce (Feb. 2024)

Shopping the Best VPS Hosts for Ecommerce

Because running an online store demands so many digital tools and resources, finding the best VPS hosting for ecommerce is a critical step in ensuring your business... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
5/24/2021
12 Best Ubuntu Hosting Services (March 2024)

12 Best Ubuntu Hosting Plans of 2024

Although you can seemingly find Linux web hosting everywhere, the best Ubuntu hosting services can be a little harder to find. Operating systems aren’t typically a... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
5/5/2021
11 Best Long-Term Web Hosting Plans (2024)

Long-Term Web Hosting That Fits Your Budget

The best long-term web hosting enables business owners and software application developers to secure guaranteed hardware resources at the cheapest prices over time.... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/26/2021
13 Best: Web Hosting for Existing Domains (2024)

Use These Web Hosts for Existing Domains

You already have the furniture — but what about the house to put it in? Identifying the best web hosting for existing domains is an equally important endeavor. Even... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/20/2021
21 Best AWS Alternatives & Competitors (Feb. 2024)

AWS Alternatives: Our 21 Best Bets for 2024

Although the Amazon Web Services cloud is a popular choice, the best AWS alternatives and competitors often enable online businesses to reduce costs with cheap file... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/1/2021
11 Cheapest Email Hosting Services (2024)

11 Best Deals for Cheap Email Hosting

The cheapest email hosting services worthy of sending and storing your messages can be hard to find — after all, low prices don’t always mean high-quality service.... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/30/2021
14 Cheap Blog Hosting Platforms (April 2024) - $1 to $8.99

15 Cheap Blog Hosting Platforms to Look For

In the new reality of a worldwide pandemic, cheap blog hosting platforms offer a promising way to safely communicate and connect with friends and like-minded people... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/17/2021
12 Best WordPress Hosting Sites (June 2024) - $1.99 to $14.70

Our Picks for the Best WordPress Hosts of 2024

Choosing the best WordPress hosting sites can be a daunting process. The super-popular (and free!) content management system is everywhere, and seemingly every web... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
11/19/2020
19 Best Web Hosting Services (Feb. 2024)

The Definitive Guide to 2024's Best Web Hosting

The best web hosting services do it all — providing seemingly unlimited features and resources for the least amount of money. But finding the perfect hosting plan... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
11/19/2020
13 Best Dedicated Server Hosting (Feb. 2024)

Take a Look at 2020's Top Dedicated Hosting Plans

Needing the best dedicated server hosting plan is a good problem to have — it likely means your website or online business has grown to such heights and success that... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
11/19/2020
11 Best VPS Hosting Companies (Feb. 2024)

Where to Find the Best VPS Services of 2024

Contrary to what you might think, searching for the best VPS hosting companies can be exciting. The middle rung on the hosting ladder, a virtual private server... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
8/26/2020
14 Best Email Hosting Providers (Feb. 2024) - $0.01 to $9.99

14 Top Email Hosts That Give You Sending Power

The best email hosting providers deliver a critical service with speed and reliability. Given the communication method’s widespread popularity and massive... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
8/14/2020
15 Best Web Hosts for Food & Travel Blogs (Feb. 2024)

Best Hosts for Starting a Food or Travel Blog

The best web hosts for food and travel blogs give readers a glimpse of exotic locations or delectable meals and excel at delivering experiences that will have... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/27/2020
9 Best Microsoft Exchange Email Hosting (April 2024)

Where to Find Hosted Microsoft Exchange Email

Finding the best hosting with Microsoft Exchange email services empowers you to leverage powerful communication and collaboration tools without all the cost and... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/20/2020
11 Web Hosts by Annual Cost (April 2024)

11 Best Hosting Plans Ranked by Annual Cost

Although the flashy, low-cost monthly prices are no doubt appealing to site owners, ranking the best web hosts by annual cost offers a much more realistic picture of... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/13/2020