Hostgator Web Hosting

Founded in a dorm room at Florida Atlantic University by Brent Oxley, HostGator has grown into a leading provider of Shared, Reseller, VPS, and Dedicated web hosting. HostGator is headquartered in Houston and Austin, Texas, with several international offices throughout the globe.
Why Hostgator

Why Hostgator?

  • Free SSL Certificate
  • Instant Backups
  • Free Instant Setup
  • Image Magick
  • One Click Installs

Specs and Features

Specs and Features

  • Data Transfer: Unlimited
  • Disk Space: Unlimited
  • Hosted Websites: Unlimited
  • Free Domains: 1
  • Money Back Guarantee: 45 Days

Hosting Price

Web Hosting Price

  • Shared (from): $2.75mo
  • Reseller (from): $19.95mo
  • VPS (from): $19.95mo
  • Dedicated (from): $89.98mo
Money Back Guarantee

45 Days

Uptime Guarantee


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Phone, Chat

Quick Activation


Hostgator Uptime & Response Stats

Last Updated 21st January 2022

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Last Downtime

253 hours ago (11th January 2022)

Average Response

402.240 ms

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Hostgator Info


About Hostgator

HostGator web hosting was founded in 2002 by Brent Oxley, at the time they had just three servers to host their clients websites, they now have over 12,000 servers under their management. HostGator currently host over 8 million domains which make up approximately 1% of the world's internet traffic. Hostgator also have many options to choose from with their hosting, you can read more below. HostGator is also powered by 130% wind energy.


Hostgator Reliability

With so many people using HostGator, they need to make sure their servers are available 24/7, that is why HostGator has chosen 'The Planet' to house all of HostGator's servers. The datacenters feature redundant power, HVAC, and fire detection systems, and are monitored 24/7 by both HostGator and The Planet's Network Operation Centers. Web sites hosted with HostGator are accessible via a fully meshed and redundant Certified Cisco Network feature 10 backbone and fiber providers.


Hostgator Support

Support at HostGator is available at anytime of the day or night, so if you ever have an issue with you hosting, HostGatot will be there to help you. You can contact HostGator support by either telephone, live chat or create a support ticket. HostGator also has an active forum where you can ask questions.


Hostgator Guarantees

Guarantees from HostGator are: 99.9% Uptime Guarantee and a 45 day Money Back Guarantee. If you are not satisfied with your hosting experience with HostGator, they will offer you a 45 day money back guarantee.


Hostgator Hosting Options

HostGator offers a huge variety of web hosting options, if you're just starting out you can go with their shared web hosting, however, if you would like to sell hosting to friend, then you can choose a reseller hosting package. Other options they have are: vps hosting and dedicated hosting.

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