Hostgator Security: It’s Not Enough

Even though it provides basic security for its servers, Hostgator doesn't protect individual accounts from hacking attempts and malware. You must either purchase the SiteLock add-on or subscribe to a 3rd party security solution. These add to your hosting costs, cutting into the deep discounts … [Read more...]

Liquid Web vs Hostgator: Avoid the Crocodile

Thanks to free Acronis backups and a 100% uptime SLA, Liquid Web is far superior to Hostgator. Liquid Web doesn't offer shared hosting, so this comparison is for VPS systems. The Hostgator VPS is a terrible deal because it costs more than Liquid Web, has fewer features, and has lackluster … [Read more...]

7 Web Hosting Providers with Unlimited Storage

Hostgator (All Plans) Hostgator has unlimited storage on all its plans, and it's also the cheapest, starting at just $/m. That puts it at #1 on this list. Unlimited databasesUnlimited sub-domainsUnmetered bandwidth Free domain45-day money-backUnlimited FTP accounts Visit … [Read more...]

Hostgator VPS Review: A Terrible Choice

Compared to the competition, the Hostgator VPS is just bad. Other providers justify their prices with extra features or excellent customer support, but Hostgator doesn't bother. There's no sound backup system, no reasonable compensation for SLA uptime violations, and it doesn't even have cPanel. … [Read more...]

KnownHost vs Hostgator: A Better Web Host

The most significant difference between KnownHost and Hostgator is the pricing and resource limitations. But when it comes to performance and features, there's no debate - KnownHost is better. So if you're looking for the cheapest web hosting, Hostgator is the better choice. But if you want superior … [Read more...]

Hostgator Flash Sale: Last on October 18th 2021

The latest Hostgator birthday flash sale is slated to begin on October 18th, 2021 through to October 22nd, 2021. Here are the full details. For more deals, check out the list. Start Date: Monday, October 18th, 12:00 AM CSTEnd Date: Friday, October 29th, 2021, 11:59 PM CST This is Hostgator's … [Read more...]

Lightsail AWS vs Shared Hosting: Bad for Beginners

The biggest difference between Lightsail AWS and shared hosting, is that Lightsail is like a managed VPS that comes installed with WordPress, but without customer support. With traditional shared hosting, on the other hand, everything is automatically configured. Lightsail AWS isn't for beginners, … [Read more...]

Hostgator Alternatives: Free and Paid

Here are the main Hostgator alternatives. At the bottom, there are also some free alternatives that you should check out. Related to Hostgator Alternatives Hostgator is the "Pizza" of Web HostingHostgator Website Builder ReviewHostgator Pricing: Why There's Nothing CheaperWhy NameHero hosting … [Read more...]

Hostgator vs GoDaddy: Paid SSL Dooms GoDaddy

The single biggest difference between Hostgator and GoDaddy, is that GoDaddy doesn't have free SSL. Ever since 2018, everyone except GoDaddy offers free SSL. This single flaw renders GoDaddy impossible to use because of how expensive paid SSL is. Apart from that, GoDaddy is more expensive, while at … [Read more...]

Hostgator Customer Support Info: Unfair Rap

Here's how to contact Hostgator customer support: Toll-Free Telephone: (866) 964 2867Local Calling: (713) 574 5287International calling: 00+1-713-574-5287 You can also contact them by submitting a ticket or live chat (preferred). How to Contact Hostgator Support via Live Chat Personally, … [Read more...]