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Host Gator, based in Houston and Austin, Texas, is one of the many companies offering web hosting services. Host Gator began in 2002 in a dorm room as a way for a college student to work his way through Florida University. He installed several servers and began offering hosting services. Host Gator continued to grow and in 2008 was named one of the most rapidly growing businesses in the Houston area.
Host Gator, in addition to web hosting services, offers dedicated servers, virtual private servers ((VPS) and reseller programs. Host Gator is also a domain registration and transfer site. Host Gator, realizing most website owners are not experienced in website building, include and easy to use web builder for the purpose of allowing website owners to build their own websites.
Unlimited bandwidth and disk space are included with the hosting packages, as well as an inventory of templates available at no additional cost for customers to use. This gives the customer a starting point when it is time to build a website. Included with each package is unlimited email, subdomains and FTP.
To help get your website out and about on the Internet, Host Gator will submit your website to search engines including Yahoo, Bing and Google. Customers will also have access to search engine optimization tips and tutorials to help improve the SEO for each page. In order for a web page to maximize its exposure, web pages must rank high in the search engine ranking. The higher in the search engine it appears, the more likely someone will click on that page.
Customer support is number one priority for Host Gator. Customer support is staffed 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Customer support can be contacted by email, telephone or online chat. Host Gator boats a 99.9% uptime for the servers, which means customer websites are virtually online all the time. Daily and weekly maintenance is performed and weekly backups of the data assure customers their data is always safe and secure.
There is an inventory of help and video tutorials available for customers to access for self education or if help is necessary in the event an issue arises. This feature has become a fan favorite of the thousands of customers who operate more than 8 million domains.