With such tremendous growth over the last two years we are very pleased to have such a loyal and happy customer base to reach out and nominate us for these awards.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 10, 2010
HostGator.com, a leading web hosting provider, was declared winner in three separate categories for the About.com, a New York Times Company, 2010 Reader’s Choice Awards for web hosting.
Between January 1st and January 24th, About.com’s writer, Jennifer Krynin, polled their readers to determine the best web hosting provider. Their readers were required to respond with their company of choice and a 50 word description of why their choice was the best.
The results were tallied and HostGator was the overall winner in “Best Cheap or Free Web Hosting”, “Best Linux/UNIX Web Hosting Provider” and “Best Reseller Web Hosting Provider”. HostGator is proud to have taken such prestigious awards from a well known community of web developers and resellers.
“With such tremendous growth over the last two years we are very pleased to have such a loyal and happy customer base to reach out and nominate us for these awards. Our main goal is still to do our absolute best to keep each and every web hosting client satisfied.” said HostGator CEO Brent Oxley.
HostGator.com LLC is a world leading provider of shared, reseller, and dedicated web hosting. Privately held and based in Houston, Texas, the company was founded in 2002 by current President and CEO Brent Oxley, who started the company from his dorm room at Florida Atlantic University. Since then, HostGator has grown from a small hosting company with just three servers into a world leading and industry recognized hosting provider with more than 8,000 servers under management. HostGator hosts nearly 3 million domains, which makes up approximately 2% of the world's Internet traffic. For more information, please visit HostGator Web Hosting.
Founded in 1996, About.com was acquired in March 2005 by The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT). Today, About.com is recognized as a top 15 content site and one of the largest producers of original content on the Web. Every month, over 60 million people visit About.com for help with everything from health care and parenting issues to advice on travel, cooking, technology, hobbies and more. For more information, please visit About.com.