Hostgator vs Hostmonster

Hostgator

Hostmonster

Our Rating
Plan in review Baby CloudPrime
Price before discount $13.95/month$14.99/month
Price (12-mo) $13.95 / month$14.99 / month
Price (24-mo) $8.95 / month$8.45 / month
Special Discount Save up to 55% for Gator site builderSignup specials
Promo Code WHSRBUILD-
Website https://www.hostgator.comhttps://www.hostmonster.com/

Summary

Pros
Solid server performance - Hosting uptime > 99.99%
Fast server - TTFB below 50ms for United States users
Special discount – 45% cheaper for first time users
Free site migration for new users
Comprehensive support documentation
Most popular bloggers' hosting choice based on our 2014 and 2016 survey
Cons
Expensive renewal fees - Price jump 40% after first term
Unlimited hosting service limited by various server usage constraints
Occasionally long wait time for live chat support
Server location in United States only
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Essential Features

Data Transfer UnmeteredUnlimited
Storage Capacity UnlimitedUnlimited
Control Panel CpanelCpanel
Extra Domain Reg. $12.95/yr for .com domain15.99/year for .com domain, prices vary for other TLDs.
Private Domain Reg. $14.9514.88/year
Auto Script Installer Mojo MarketplaceMojo Market Place
Custom Cron Jobs YesYes
Site Backups CodeGuard - $2/moYes
Dedicated IP $4/mo$5.99/mo
Free SSL Yes-
Built-in Site Builder YesYes
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