HostGator are renowned for being a company that make webhosting easy and affordable, they state that whether you are a seasoned pro or if you are just starting out with your first website they are there to assist you at every step. HostGator offer very affordable hosting from just $3.96 a month and can really be classed as one of the cheapest webhosts on the internet.
As mentioned HostGator offer a number of plans of which start with the ‘hatchling’ plan at $3.96 a month, this plan offers a single domain, unlimited disc space and unlimited bandwidth so represents a fairly basic feature set. If you want to beef the package up a bit we would recommend you go for ‘baby plan’ which offers all of the former but with unlimited domains.
HostGator house their servers in Houston Texas where they are based and have a sophisticated server setup with around the clock monitoring systems. They offer a 99.9% uptime guarantee which offers customer’s piece of mind that their sites will almost certainly never go down. HostGator are also now starting to supplement their
HostGator are renowned for the quality of their customer support, it is seen as one of the areas where they can compete with any web host. As you would expect from a company held in such high esteem they offer all forms of support and all around the clock. 24/7 phone support as well as chat support and a very large video tutorial library backed up with a very fast responding ticket system.
HostGator uses the common control panel cPanel which is one of the stand out platforms in the industry. They offer unlimited bandwidth, unlimited space and a 45 day money back guarantee all with the middle plan. You also get access to a site builder tool which has a very impressive amount of templates on offer, making it very easy to get a website live on the internet in the quickest time possible. Below is a brief rundown of some of the features on offer.