HostGator specializes in reseller hosting, but they also offer shared and dedicated server hosting plans. Reseller plans range from $24.95 to $99.95 per month, and their Dedicated Server plans range from $174.00 to $374.00 per month. Accompanied with their Hatchling plan for shared hosting at Unlimited GB transfer rate @ $4.95 per month, and you have one company that wants to remain competitive in the web-hosting market. Also included in these packages are features such as free set-up, unlimited MySQL databases, SpamAssasin software that will help reduce the amount of junk email received, and a 45-day money-back guarantee.
HostGator houses its servers in The Planet, located in Dallas, Texas. The Planet boasts over 35,000 square feet of raised floor space, and features state-of-the-art security, safety, and cooling systems. This facility is equipped with Multiple TXU electrical grids, 4800 volts of input power, DataTrax monitoring software for the whole data center infrastructure, and a fully meshed and redundant Certified Cisco Network featuring 10 backbone providers. All of these features, accompanied with a 99.9% uptime guarantee, make the security and reliability of HostGator's servers unquestioned.
HostGator employs the industry standard control panel, CPanel. This control panel is one of the best in the industry, and has over 39 scripts that can be installed. It is also relatively easy to use, as it is provides more than one million end users the ability to install dozens of leading open source accompanied with flash movies for instant tutorials. Your package will also include Fantastico, the leading auto-installer for CPanel servers. Fantastico is equipped with more than 10,000 installations, and content management systems into their web space swiftly.
HostGator prides itself on being one of the most attentive web hosting companies on the market today. They offer great tech support, and customer aid with a personal touch that is not often seen in the web hosting industry. They offer 24/7/365 phone support, online chat, fax, peer support forums, and a wide variety of CPanel flash movies. The majority of customers using HostGator agree that they have one of the best customer support teams to deal with, as they are responsive and efficient when dealing with any type of problem.
HostGator Hosting Plans
Linux/Unix Hosting Plans
Hatchling: Unlimited space, Unlimited bandwidth, Host 1 domain @ $4.95/month
Baby: Unlimited space, Unlimited bandwidth, Host unlimited domains @ $7.95/month
Business: Unlimited space, Unlimited bandwidth, Host unlimited domains @ $12.95/month