Bluehost Ordering and Coupon FAQs
Can I use month-to-month billing?
Bluehost does not offer their customers billing cycles monthly. The minimum package they allow their customers to sign up for is 12 months, and the service needs to be paid for up front.
What other billing cycles are available?
Upon setting up your account initially, you can select the option to be billed for a 12-month service, or for 24 or 36 months if you prefer. Deciding on the plan you want to sign up for can be a difficult call to make if you are not sure what you are ready to commit to. However, the longer amount of time you register for up front, the more savings you will be able to avail from the Bluehost coupon.
Is it free to register a domain?
With Bluehost, you are offered one free included domain registration. For the lowest level and middle level hosting plan, the domain registration you are provided with is free for one year. With the highest-level plan, you will be able to keep your domain registration active for as long as your account is in use.
Can I use PayPal when purchasing my hosting plan?
Yes. Bluehost accepts payments through PayPal to pay for their services.
What types of payment does Bluehost accept?
Bluehost customers can pay for the services they receive from the company using credit cards from American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa. In addition, the company also accepts payments via PayPal.
Can I get my money back if I am not satisfied with the service?
Bluehost does offer a 30-day money back guarantee to every customer that signs up for a new hosting account. However, the only refundable aspect of the service are the hosting fees. This means that fees for extra services and domain registrations, backup services, SSL certificates, and more, are not refundable. However, if your plan is canceled within 3 days of being purchased, it is possible that you will be able to get all your costs completely refunded. After 3 days has passed, however, and before 30 days are up, you are eligible for a refund of the hosting fees alone.
Will my price increase when I renew my hosting plan?
Yes. When you use a Bluehost coupon to make your hosting plan purchase, you will be getting your first purchase at a discount. However, when you renew your hosting plan, you will need to pay the full renewal price, as the discounted price applies only to the first invoice. When your account is renewed, your payment method will be billed the regular rate.
What is domain privacy protection?
When you have a domain registered with any provider, some of your personal information, such as your address, phone number, email address, and your name, will be made publicly available on the online Whois database. If you purchase domain privacy protection, the registrant others will be able to see will be listed as Bluehost. This will protect you from unsolicited marketing, phishing attempts, identity theft, fraud, and more.
What is the Site Backup Pro service from Bluehost?
Using Site Backup Pro, your website’s information can be automatically backed up every single day. Using the one-click restore tool, you can backup your site from either the long or short term archives, going back 30 days. You are also able to download .zip files of the backup to store them off-site safely as you wish.
What is Search Engine Jumpstart?
The Search Engine Jumpstart service from Bluehost, SoloSEO, claims to more quickly index your website on search engines. It provides an analysis of your site’s performance, a DIY SEO program, and an SEO ebook. This is a quick and convenient way to educate yourself on SEO to optimize your website.
What is SiteLock Security Find?
Sitelock is a service Bluehost provides for an additional fee that comes with many security features. It provides you with automatic malware and spam monitoring, and a security certificate for you to display on your website to gain the trust of your customers.
Which hosting plan is right for me?
With three levels of shared hosting plan, it is simple to pick the right option. The lowest plan only permits the user to host a single site, while the middle level and highest level plans come with unlimited websites, email accounts, and storage. With the highest level plan, you can also enjoy an SSL certificate, domain privacy, and a dedicated IP.