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Bluehost Named 2022 Winner in the BIG Awards for Business for New Product of the Year

JACKSONVILLE, FL — November 29, 2022: Bluehost, a trusted web hosting provider specializing in WordPress, received the Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Awards for Business and its eCommerce product “Online Store + Marketplace” was named the 2022 New Product of the Year.

In September 2022, Bluehost launched its WordPress eCommerce solution, giving small businesses (SMBs) a curated WordPress online store builder experience – no coding experience needed. The solution allows SMBs to manage their inventory across multiple marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay and Etsy, from one place – a clear differentiator in today’s fast-paced eCommerce environment. Customers are guided every step of the way in visually creating their digital store through themes unique to Bluehost.

“With the launch of Bluehost's new commerce solutions, our team addressed the needs of small businesses looking for the flexibility and power of WordPress, but with a curated experience providing the perfect balance of security, reliability, and functionality to help them launch and grow their online businesses,” said Ed Jay, President of Newfold Digital, the parent company of Bluehost. “We’re humbled to see this product and the contributions of this team be recognized as a leading product in the industry.”     

This New Product of the Year brings together the power of WordPress, the flexibility of WooCommerce and the simplicity of YITH plugins to empower users to easily create online stores that truly stand out from the rest. Many users want the full features of WordPress but struggle with the complexity; the Bluehost solution makes it easy by guiding the store creation process via a few simple steps.

Bluehost, one of the top recommended WordPress providers by, delivers a suite of WordPress solutions designed with the perfect mix of guidance, tools, and expertise to power professional websites all over the world, from new entrepreneurs to web professionals. Bluehost’s mission is rooted in elevating its users, empowering micro and small businesses, and creating a positive impact. That commitment to customer satisfaction is demonstrated in this New Product of the Year – making selling online easier, faster and more affordable.

The original open source awards program, the BIG Awards for Business was first launched in 2012 to reward those companies, products and people that are leading their respective industries. This diverse industry awards program offers companies, their products, their people and their tactics a chance to be globally recognized by panels of business veterans and leaders.

A small group of companies, selected by judges, were also named “Finalist” in this year’s award program, including Newfold Digital brand,


About Bluehost

Bluehost is the leading web hosting solutions provider specializing in WordPress. Since its founding in 2003, Bluehost has been trusted by millions of people because it makes building, growing, and managing successful WordPress websites easy. Bluehost delivers a suite of WordPress solutions designed with the perfect mix of guidance, tools, and expertise to build a professional website. Bluehost is a part of the Newfold Digital family of brands. For more information on Bluehost, visit


About Newfold Digital

Newfold Digital is a leading web and commerce technology company serving nearly 7 million customers globally. Established in 2021 through the combination of leading web services providers Endurance Web Presence and Group, our portfolio of brands includes: Bluehost, CrazyDomains, HostGator, Network Solutions,,, Yoast, YITH, and many others. We help customers of all sizes build a digital presence that delivers results. With our extensive product offerings and personalized support, we take pride in collaborating with our customers to serve their online presence needs. Learn more about Newfold Digital at


About Business Intelligence Group

The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.