HostGator won Best Host of the Year for 2011. This award was earned based on editor and customer reviews, tech support quality, hosting plan choices and pricing. HostGator proved to be the best in all categories.
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HostGator Review page.
Steven Johnson, one of the senior editors at WordPress Hosting Reviews went into more detail about HostGator, “Hostgator has been my primary choice for several years now. They have very competitive pricing and provide excellent quality services. I host several sites with them and enjoy all the features that come with cPanel, stability of their servers, compatibility with WordPress, and outstanding tech support.”
HostGator was awarded for high quality services which include stable and secure servers.
Their hosting environment works great with WordPress. There are no issues getting WordPress up and running.
Additionally, HostGator was picked because of their great technical support.
Their wait times are minuscule and the support staff is available twenty-four seven. Many have complemented HostGator because of their quick response tech support team. Also, they are known for resolving issues using social networks like Twitter for example.
HostGator have shared hosting plans while allowing anyone the opportunity to scale up their service should the need arise. HostGator’s starter plans (known as ‘Hatchling Plan’, ‘Baby Plan’, and ‘Business Plan’) as well as VPS and dedicated server plans. The features that come with each are plentiful says site editor, Steven Johnson, “They come with a wide variety of applications, tools, and features which are helpful to making a website successful.”
Some of the features provided by Hostgator include: unlimited disk space, transfer, ftp accounts, and MySQL databases. All of the servers run the latest versions of php, MySQL, Ruby On Rails, SSH, Perl, Chilisoft ASP, Python, and more.
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