Review – Godaddy Hosting Versus HostGator

I have been with Godaddy for fairly some time now. I exploit them as my registrar for my domains, as a internet hosting supplier and my dns supplier. The service choices are huge and the costs can’t be beat.

Nevertheless as my enterprise beginning to develop I actually began to note just a few issues about Godaddy that made me wish to examine it to different internet hosting suppliers and see if web site efficiency can be noticeably be improved.


As my web sites began taking over extra visitors noticed I started to see a lower in efficiency utilizing the digital internet hosting companies at GoDaddy. I used to be somewhat involved and commenced to run some on-line exams, hint route, ping, and so on to attempt to decide if this was community associated or an issue with an overloaded server. The net exams handed with flying colours indicating at the very least the community was not congested. Nevertheless issues have been nonetheless sluggish. Both the online servers themselves or presumably the databases on the again finish have been overloaded.

I had despatched a number of emails to Godaddy assist and was not impressed with the timeliness or the reply. I acquired a single response again after a number of days that was very curt and solely said no issues have been seen on their finish. Nicely, one thing was not proper and I wanted to search out out what it was. Guests have been beginning to complain!


I now knew I wanted to strive a distinct internet hosting supplier however did not which one to belief. I had examine HostGator from a number of of us on-line and noticed that they’d a pretty big buyer base. I searched on Google on the lookout for anybody posting complaints or having points about Hosgator and did not discover a any. I checked their pricing and it was about common amongst different suppliers. I had despatched a number of emails into the gross sales workforce and technical workforce and each responded in a short time. My final concern was efficiency and I would not actually understand how that was going to be with out truly placing reside visitors by one among their servers. . So I took the leap and gave them a strive.

This join on HostGator was very fast and straightforward. Every part may very well be accomplished through their web site and a brand new internet hosting account was completed getting setup in a matter of minutes. Subsequent I uploaded a root web site to the brand new account and instantly observed an enchancment. Lastly I created some sub-domains and setup digital internet hosting. Every extra area was simply as simple because the final. In a short time I had a very good handful of domains working very effectively on the Hostgator account and the entire web sites have been noticeably quicker.


I nonetheless used Go Daddy Pro to at the present time and nonetheless I do consider they’ve their server overloaded. Godaddy is easy and straightforward to make use of and is ok for very low visitors websites that would not have efficiency issues. As compared nonetheless Hostgator additionally has a easy to make use of interface however the response time that was observed is way quicker and the server appeared a lot better and didn’t appear as overloaded.

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