HostReview Announces the Winners of the 8th Annual Web Hosting Awards

The 2013 Annual Awards took a fresh look at the web hosting companies to celebrate the very best in the industry.

Chicago, IL, February 05, 2014 --( HostReview (, a top-rated online resource for the web hosting industry since 1998, announced the winners of the 2013 Annual Web Hosting Awards. The 2013 Annual Awards took a fresh look at the web hosting companies to celebrate the very best in the industry. The Awards were presented in eleven categories, reflecting the ever-changing hosting technologies and business practices and recognized the innovators and market leaders with outstanding contributions within the web hosting industry.

This year's winners represent the cream of the crop in the various sectors of the web hosting industry. They stood out amongst an increasing number of high-quality companies with their offering of cutting-edge technologies and services. Each of them has demonstrated a unique approach and exceptional dedication in driving innovation and delivering business value to their customers.

In its sixth edition, the Readers' Choice Awards competition received immense support. Over 26,000 visitors took part in both nominations and voting rounds of the campaign and elected the winners.

"2013 marks the third consecutive year that LiquidWeb has won the Best Web Hosting award from HostReview," said Darren Tabor, CEO of DevStart, Inc. “In an industry that is rapidly changing, LiquidWeb continues to lead the way with innovation and rock-solid customer support.”

The 2013 Awards winners in each category are listed below:

• Best Web Hosting Company: LiquidWeb.
• Best Dedicated Server Package: SingleHop, Inc.
• Best Managed Hosting Service: iomart Hosting
• Best Affordable Hosting: GoDaddy
• Best Reseller Hosting: Heart Internet
• Best VPS Host: Webline Services
• Best Cloud Service Provider: iomart Hosting
• Best Hybrid Cloud Solution: Contegix
• Best Managed Cloud Solution: Navisite
• Best Private Cloud Service: Bluelock
• Readers’ Choice Award: Namecheap

For the complete list of finalists and other information please visit the annual awards page at

The Annual Web Hosting Awards are a global recognition of innovators and market leaders, set up to reward outstanding contributions within the Web Hosting industry. Over the years, the HostReview awards have become the most reputable and weighted awards competition in the web hosting industry.

When ranking the firms, the HostReview editorial team takes into consideration a suite of factors, including offered services, package diversity, customer support, new products and services, feedback, and overall performance of the selected companies.

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About DevStart, Inc.
DevStart, Inc. ( is a leading online provider of unique content and powerful tools for the web hosting, website promotion, and domain name registration industries. Since 1998, the DevStart Network has been a popular and trusted source of information and resources for webmasters. DevStart’s major properties include,,,,, and a variety of other websites that cater to webmasters and online business owners. Our experienced staff, unique editorial features, and powerful free tools make the DevStart Network the Webmaster’s Homepage.
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