Ghost is a simple, powerful publishing platform that allows you to share your story with the world. Ghost blog hosting platforms are raising as Ghost is raising. This post will list all of the Ghost Blog Hosting available for you to choose from and also compare their features.
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Ghost(Pro) is the official Ghost hosting provider in the market and their main income is from hosting. So I believe their hosting platform will be awesome.
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Ghostify are the first & original independent Ghost hosting company.
Ghoster is a service to easily host Ghost blogs, starting free. It just works! You can start blogging in just a few minutes.
Ghoster website does not provide any contact/Twitter channel to contact them. Link to their parent company is broken as well. So their support might not good as other provider.
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Runkite is another Ghost hosting provider, previously they are support other hosting options such as Rails. Now they are focusing on Ghost.
Now come to comparison of various Ghost hosting options. The following table show the summary of various hosting provider information.
|PERSONAL||ADVANCED||TEAM||1 Ghost||3 Ghosts||5 Ghosts||Free||Regular||Pro||Runkite|
|Free Trial||30 Days||14 Days||N/A (Free Plan)||14 Days|
|Price (USD)||$10||$30||$100||$6.35||$12.99||$16.99||Free||$5||$20||$5 per Blog|
|Page View Limit||25K||100K||350K||50K||160K||330K||1K||15K||100K||N/A|
|Automatic Backup||✔||✔||✔||Daily, for 5 days||Daily, for 16 days||Daily, for 33 days||Daily||Daily||Daily||✔|
|Support||24/7 email support||24/7 email support||24/7 email support||24/7 email support||24/7 email support||24/7 email support||✗||✗||✗||✗|
|MINI||SMALL||MEDIUM||1 Ghost||3 Ghosts||5 Ghosts||Free||Regular||Pro||Runkite|
Note: N/A does not mean it is unlimited, just it not mentioned.
Note: For Automatic Backup that no mention retention policy, please contact respective provider since this is important feature.
To simplify comparison, only Ghost(Pro) and Ghostify will be compared.
- Ghost(Pro) have unlimited bandwidth. (Ghost Twitter mention unlimited bandwidth)
- Ghost(Pro) have unlimited storage. (Ghost Twitter mention unlimited storage)
- Ghost(Pro) provide CDN which is powered by CloudFlare.
- Ghostify provide less blog per dollar but page view limit significantly higher than Ghost(Pro) (more than 5x times).
- Ghostify allow FTP access.
There is no clear winner, it is all depends on each blog's requirements.