Hover is a no-frills domain registry service with a focus on customer service.
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Pro Private registration is included
Private whois registration is included at no extra charge.
Known because of their efforts in simplifying domain management.
Pro Free subdomains
There is no limit on the number of subdomains you can have, and they cost no extra fee. They also support wildcard subdomains.
Pro Has a feedback forum where you can submit and vote on feature requests
As can be seen here.
Pro Fast phone and email support
Hover has a no wait time policy for phone support, and get back to your emails in a very timely fashion. A test support email got a response in 10 minutes.
Con Renewal is expensive, especially multi-year which should be discounted
Hover is reliable. But their days of being price competitive are past. There are better options out there. They've lost their customer focus in this regard. Taking advantage of existing customers with high renewals is poor practice in any business.
Con Email forwarding costs extra
Email forwarding costs an extra $5 a year per address per domain, and they do not support catch all forwarding to all addresses.