How to choose Swiss web hosting for WordPress

How to choose Swiss web hosting for WordPress

Every website developer, or online entrepreneur after certain period of time of using web builders like WiX or Tilda usually comes to decision to use totally independent and flexible platform or CMS.
WordPress is fantastic CMS with great flexibility and developer friendly admin panel. About 30% of the website of the world are running WordPress.
Then we come to the most important question: How to choose Swiss web hosting for WordPress?
When you choose wen hosting please pay attention to the following issue

Trial or Money back guarantee

Please choose hosting that offers at least 30 days trial period before you pay for it, or at least 30 days money back guarantee. One month is sufficient period to test drive your website with new hosting, to see how it works, to check how good is support and etc.

Datacentre and connectivity

Try to find hosting company with modern infrastructure. Tier III or higher certification would be great. If your website targets foreign visitors (out of Switzerland) please be check if hosting company has direct connectivity (backbone) to foreign providers like Hurricane Electric, Deutsche Telecom, Level 3 and Cogent Communication. The best tool to find all network connections of the hosting company located here https://bgp.he.net/

PHP version and Database limitation

An important issue for CMS WordPress is the support for fresh PHP releases, at the moment the version 7.4 has been released, and WordPress requires minimum 7.0 to maintain optimum performance of the website.
Also, it would be grate to have unlimited numbers of running database in order not to restrict to run other applications.

Moderns servers and High-speed SSD

Speed of severs is key issue for optimal WordPress website performance. The faster website is higher user satisfaction experience. Also please pay attention that hosting provider uses modern SSD and delivers at least 1 Gb virtual Ram per single hosting.

Our recommendations

We have tested more than 12 Hosting companies in Switzerland and found two companies as the most reliable as per our opinion.

Infomaniak Networks SA

Founded in 1994 and wholly owned by its founders and employees, Infomaniak is an independent company based exclusively in Switzerland.

Datacenter located in Geneva. 30 days money back guarantee

Direct network access to

IPv4 peers

  • AS3356 Level 3 Parent, LLC
  • AS174 Cogent Communications
  • AS3303 Swisscom (Schweiz) AG
  • AS6939 Hurricane Electric LLC
  • AS6461 Zayo Bandwidth
  • AS33891 Core-Backbone GmbH

IPv6 peers

  • AS6939 Hurricane Electric LLC
  • AS3356 Level 3 Parent, LLC
  • AS174 Cogent Communications
  • AS6461 Zayo Bandwidth
  • AS9002 RETN Limited
  • AS33891 Core-Backbone GmbH
  • AS3303 Swisscom (Schweiz) AG

visit websie infomaniak.ch (will be opened in new tab)

Cyon GmBH

Founden in 2003. The company has Datacenter in Basel with modern infrastructure. Cyon offer full performnace 30 days trail without any payment and obligations.

Direct network access to

IPv4 peers

  • AS33891 Core-Backbone GmbH
  • AS13030 Init7 (Switzerland) Ltd.
  • AS6939 Hurricane Electric LLC
  • AS39533 Asympto Networks Kft.
  • AS34549 meerfarbig GmbH & Co. KG

IPv6 peers

  • AS13030 Init7 (Switzerland) Ltd.
  • AS6939 Hurricane Electric LLC
  • AS33891 Core-Backbone GmbH
  • AS9002 RETN Limited
  • AS39533 Asympto Networks Kft.

visit website cyon.ch (will be opened in new tab)

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