HostGator vs GoDaddy Comparison

Editor Ratings
Overall rating
User Ratings
Overall rating
Best Plan
Monthly Transfer
Disk Space
Price
Money Back
Specs and Features
Control Panel
Databases
Easy Install CMS
Ecommerce
Email Features
Platform
Server Side Scripts
Web Stats
Support
Support Ticket
Phone Support
Availability
Twitter
Facebook
Company Info
Company Name
Headquarters
Support Phone Number
Address
Number of Employees
Key Fact One
Key Fact Two
Key Fact Three
Summary
 
 
Unlimited
Unlimited
$3.96/Month
45 Day
cPanel
  • PHPMyAdmin
  • MySQL
  • Joomla
  • Drupal
  • WordPress
  • Zen Cart
  • SSL
  • Shared SSL
  • CubeCart
  • Agora
  • Magento
  • Webmail
  • POP3
  • IMAP
  • Email Forwarders
  • Anit-Spam
  • Anit-Virus
  • Unix
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • SSI
  • Ruby on Rails
  • PHP
  • CGI
  • Python
  • Perl
  • Cronjobs
  • Referrer Logs
  • Raw Log Manager
  • Error Logs
  • AWStats
  • Webilizer
Yes
Yes
24/7
Yes
Yes
HostGator
Houston, Texas
1 (866) 964-2867
11251 Northwest Freeway, Suite 400 Houston, TX 77092
500-1000
Over 400,000 Customers
5 Million Websites Hosted
750+ Employees

If you’re looking for the best Joomla hosting on the web, consider HostGator. We have had great experience with them over the years and people have reviewed them well.

Their servers are setup to run Joomla fast and stable. Do not worry about tech support with them, they have some of the best tech support available.

HostGator offers plans of all sizes to match your needs. They can scale up or down with what ever suites you best. We have several accounts with Hostgator and just recently trusted them with some of our top sites on their level 4 VPS and we’re happy to report they are performing very well.

 
 
Unlimited
150GB
$7.64/Month
Custom
MySQL
  • Joomla
  • Drupal
  • WordPress
  • Zen Cart
  • SSL
  • Webmail
  • POP3
  • IMAP
  • Email Forwarders
  • Anit-Spam
  • Anit-Virus
  • Unix
  • Linux
  • SSI
  • Ruby on Rails
  • PHP
  • CGI
  • Python
  • Perl
  • Cronjobs
Yes
Yes
24/7
Yes
Yes
GoDaddy
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 505-8877
14455 N. Hayden Rd. Suite 219 Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Over 1000
26 Million Domains Hosted
Largest Domain Registrar
Founded in 1997

The fastest growing web hosts. They are the number 1 I-CANN registrar with over 48 million domains. They ranked #20 in 2005 as the fastest growing private US company. They offer a range of general hosting plans that cover shared hosting up to dedicated servers.

About The Author

David writes for several websites. Specializing in Joomla, he develops websites like this one in order to provide help to those who need it. He enjoys taking concepts not everyone understands and breaking them down so that it is easy for everyone. On the weekends he can be found having beers with friends, watching soccer and enjoying the outdoors.