To set up a new wordpress blog you need web hosting to host the content and media. There are many web hosting services available online. Some have goods support, some are reliable and some are very bad.
Here are some web hosts which are very good, reliable and have a good uptime. Along with that they have great support.
Blue Host – WordPress Auto-Install. One of the top webhosting companies. Features include Unlimited disk storage, Unlimited monthly data transfer, 99% uptime guarantee, 24×7 support. It has been voted for the best support in 5 consecutive years. This web host is also recommended by wordpress. Bluehost also offers free domain which helps you save money. The prices are very reasonable.
HostGator – Green Web Hosting. It is one of the world leaders in web hosting. It’s features include Unlimited disk space, Unlimited Bandwidth and 99.9% Uptime Guarantee. Hostgator is a reliable hosting. They have a great support and a lot of bloggers are using it’s services. Hotgator is specifically really good for wordpress.