Advantages & Disadvantages of Liquid Web’s Managed WooCommerce Hosting

Liquid Web is a web hosting company that was founded in 1997. That’s two decades ago. However, their Managed WooCommerce hosting plans begin to see daylight in early 2018. In other words, it’s still fresh off the boat.

But, as new as they are, are the plans worth investing money in?

Well, if you have the same question above, there are two ways to find out. The first way needs you to read our full review on the Beginner plan. The second way needs you to go through the advantages and disadvantages identified below.

Both ways have the same outcome.

On that note, let’s begin with the advantages of Liquid Web’s Managed WooCommerce hosting.

Advantages

  • 24/7/365 live chat support, phone support, and ticket support. They also have a comprehensive knowledge base section.
  • Free SSL certificate.
  • Free migration.
  • WordPress and WooCommerce are set up in advance.
  • Plenty of premium features included; Jilt, Beaver Builder, Convert Pro, IconicWP, iThemes Security Pro. The premium features have a combined value of more than $200.
  • Premium WordPress theme included; Astra Pro. It has all the design elements to power the perfect online store. It has a value of $59.
  • All the features and theme are pre-installed. Ready to rock and roll.
  • High-performance servers. Online store loads under 1 second.
  • Affordable pricing considering the added values and high-performance servers.
  • Intuitive control panel.
  • Automated daily backup.
  • Staging environment.

Disadvantages

  • It takes quite some time for them to set up the account. A maximum of 24 hours time needed for the account to be ready.
  • Make a choice between Unlimited Products or Unlimited Orders. If you choose Unlimited Products, that means you get to publish as many products as you can but the orders placed are limited to 150 per month. If you choose Unlimited Orders, that means you only get to publish up to 15 products only but you are able to receive more than 150 orders per month. The good news is that this dilemma is only for the people who chose the Beginner plan. The more advanced plan gets both unlimited products and unlimited orders.
  • Limited traffic.
  • Limited transactions.
  • Data centers only located in the United States.