Looking for a new ISP? My friend, Jimmy Atkinson, has some help for you, especially if you’re an advanced technical person who requires lots of extras and goodies. He’s written 14 Good Hosting Options for Hardcore Developers.
Serious developers are looking for features beyond free templates and cheap domain names. They need high-end servers that are guaranteed with at least a 99.5% uptime, as well as support for various scripts and databases.
Was pleased to see my host, Bluehost, there. They make installing WordPress so easy, even I could do it.