SiteGround

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SiteGround usability reviewed

May 2021
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SiteGround, as a website host, offers website hosting plans for site owners. Although it isn't all that affordable, it provides several benefits that are worth the pricing. This includes sire speed, innovative tools, customer support, and so much more.

SiteGround, as a website host, offers website hosting plans for site owners. Although it isn't all that affordable, it provides several benefits that are worth the pricing. This includes sire speed, innovative tools, customer support, and so much more.

SiteGround is user-friendly and is suitable for low-traffic sites looking to get traffic to their site. In this article, we'd be looking at SiteGround's ease of use. What makes it appealing to users? What makes it stand out from others? Let's get to it.

Internet Users And Speed

Imagine a scenario where you are trying to get information from Google. You've clicked on this particular website, but it's taking forever to load. Are you going to sit back and wait? Of course, you will check the next available page. It's not just you, but it's the same for every internet user. No one wants to wait around for a website that loads slowly. If it takes more than 4 seconds to load, users will lose interest and move to the following available website.

There's nothing better than having a website with fast-loading pages. If you ate running an online business, it would make it easier for your clients and customers to request a service. Imagine the number of customers you will lose with site pages that load slowly.

SiteGround has a feature that boosts up your site's loading speed by 4x. It is known as SuperCacher, and this will make your site easy to use and navigate.


Backend

SiteGround's backend is straightforward to use. There are instances where you need a professional to put you through while using a website host. For SiteGround, you don't need any professional or tutorial to put you through. You also don't need any previous knowledge to do or navigate your way around it. Once you are on it, you can easily see what to do. Again, the pages and subpages are not confusing because you can easily fit them into what you want. This means that it is customizable to fit your needs. You can choose the sections you wish to and leave out the ones you do not want. SiteGround has many benefits; however, you must select a perfect web host for your purpose of creating a website. 


User Interface

Still, on the ease of use, SiteGround has an excellent dashboard and a site tools control panel. This houses advanced settings that will put users through. The user interface is straightforward to use. As aforementioned, a newbie can easily find everything. Starting, you will need to access SiteGround's account management dashboard. There, you'd see the steps to set up your website and also optimize it. If you follow these steps carefully, your website will be up and running in no time. This makes it perfect for beginners.

SiteGround's user experience is one of the best out there.  The site tools are modern, appealing, and sleek. Every common action you need to use is easily accessible, and they are all arranged in a sidebar.

Your website host should be able to save you from unnecessary work and tasks. Obviously, that's why they are hosts. For SiteGround, it is very easy to install WordPress with the app manager. You need just one click, and it will be done in a few minutes. Any other thing, such as installing SSL certificates or even restoring backups, can easily be done. The tabs are self-explanatory and with what each one does. For example, you can see 'WordPress, 'security, 'speed', and so on. 

Another tool that's easy to use is SiteGround's WordPress Starter Plugin. This particular tool lets you choose a theme for your website and helps you set everything up. In addition, you will find several WordPress plugins such as Jetpack, Yoast SEO, and so on.


Uptime Performance

SiteGround's uptime performance is just excellent. If your website is a business website, it needs to be up and running 24/7 just in case customers want to make a purchase or request a service. Website owners want web hosts that can keep their site running without experiencing any downtime. With SiteGround, you don't need to worry about this as their performance has been perfect over the years. Website visitors are excited if they can navigate around a website at any time of the day. More importantly, you will rest assured that your site is up at all times, so you don't miss out on customers' purchases. So, SiteGround's uptime performance is another thing that makes it quite popular. Everything with it is easy and very accessible.


In all, SiteGround's interface has many easy-to-use single-click installations. There are also lots of add-ons and upgrades to give you a seamless user experience. You will get a UI with a cPanel. It is pretty easy to set up, and it is also flexible.

SiteGround's in-house experts are there to help you at any time if you ever encounter any issues. It doesn't matter what it is; whether it is tips for running your website or expert help, the support team is ready to help. There are a series of resources to help you in this accord and make launching a website with SiteGround very easy.

SiteGround has its customers' interests at heart. This is why their customer service is top-notch. There are several technologies they've made available to help users deal with any issues. Whether it is an installation issue, backup and restore, billing, site transfer, and more, you can chat with a representative to help you. You can also phone or email them.

Conclusion

If there's one thing unique about SiteGround, it's the ease of use. SiteGround is very user-friendly, and its tools are very much accessible. In addition, it has several guides and resources to help new website owners navigate and get the best out of their websites. So if you are looking for a good website host with an easy user interface, SiteGround is the one to go to.

SiteGround
scored
5 stars
in our research for
Usability