JustHost is a relatively new web hosting company which has its offices based in the UK while their data centers are located in the United States. Founded in 2008, the web hosting company has quickly built a loyal customer base by offering affordable web hosting services. Just Host offers website hosting and reseller hosting packages.
Founded in 2002, HostGator is a global leader in the web hosting industry and one of the largest providers in the world. With its modest debut with only three (3) servers, the hosting company has now over 5,000 servers and is hosting more than 2,500,000 domains. Hostgator makes up an estimated 1% of all Internet traffic. Hosting products includes website hosting, reseller hosting, virtual private servers and dedicated servers as well.
|Performance & Reliability|
|Avg. Response Time||39.6 ms||56.5 ms|
Whether you choose HostGator or JustHost, you will be provided with the award-winning control panel, cPanel. This control panel is the industry's standard and is loaded with features. Less experienced webmasters will be very pleased by cPanel as it is very easy to use.
You will also get a similar set of hosting features such as unlimited hosting and bandwidth, PHP, Perl and MySQL support. Both web hosting companies also give you plenty of website applications ready to be installed automatically such as Wordpress, Drupal, phpBB and Joomla.
|Price Range||$3.25||$3.71 to $13.46|
|CGI / Perl|
|Ruby on Rails|
|Control Panel(s)||cPanel / WHM||cPanel / WHM|
|24x7 Email Support|
|24x7 Phone Support|
While our statistics show that both Just Host and Host Gator are quite reliable, it seems that HostGator is a bit faster than its competitor. Several user reviews reports the same thing.
The graph reports below shows response time and and uptime statistics for the last 30 days: