San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014
The web hosting review site WebHostingBing.com has published an in-depth HostGator review which contains unbiased ratings on the feature, speed, reliability, control panel and technical support of the shared web hosting service from the company. The review is based on over 6 months' monitoring on a website hosted on the shared platform.
Statistics show that HostGator is rated 4.5 of 5 for feature, 4 of 5 for speed, 4 of 5 for reliability, 5 of 5 for control panel and 4.5 of 5 for technical support. In addition, according to the 122 real customer reviews, the company enjoys a 97.5% customer satisfaction rate.
Founded in 2002, HostGator has 3 shared packages which can be upgraded or downgraded at any time. Named Hatchling Plan, Baby Plan and Business Plan, the packages are priced from $4.95/mo, $7.95/mo and $12.95/mo. As the company now offers a 25% discount for subscribers going through this promotional link and using the coupon code TCWH25Percent, the prices are cut down to $3.71/mo, $5.96/mo and $9.71/mo respectively.
Each of the packages comes with a large quantity of features. For instance, the primary Hatchling Plan covers the following highlighted ones.
1) Unlimited disk space, bandwidth, MySQL databases, FTP accounts, email addresses & sub-domains.
2) cPanel control panel integrated with the self-built QuickInstall 1-click script installer.
3) PHP 5.3.27 and 5.4.17, MySQL 5.5.x, Perl 5.8.x, Apache 2.2.x & Zend Optimizer 3.3.9.
4) Shared SSL certificate & SSH.
5) Weebly site builder with 4,500+ website templates.
6) Instant backups & $100 Google AdWords credits.
A 45 days full refund guarantee is included in all the 3 packages, which allows customers to get a refund whenever there is any dissatisfaction. In addition, a dedicated IP, private SSL and a toll-free phone number are offered in the Business Plan.
HostGator uses several first-rate data centers to ensure the optimal performance for customers' websites. Currently, all of the data centers feature factory-tested Dell servers, full power redundancy, a complete security system, a redundant certified Cisco network, 9 fiber providers, and 24x7 server and networking monitoring. CloudFlare CDN can also be enabled to speed up the hosted websites.
For technical support, the company supports several communication channels including live chat, phone and email. Being US-based, the support team is guaranteed to be reachable and responsive 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
For more information, follow this link to read the detailed HostGator review.
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