Three years ago I decided that I wanted to make a website as a hobby. I
never thought that I would be getting rid of all my real life businesses
that support my family in exchange for a the "making money online"
idea. I didn't really think that you could even make money with
When it came to choosing website hosting for my first website, I had no
idea. Usually people go for the free website hosting, however I did not see
this as a path to a decent website. My first website was a mess and I
continually wasted time on making it look nice, when I should have been
filling it with content. My first choice of website hosting turned out to be
a mistake, and maybe I had a few more after that.
Now that I have ten or more websites and have tried at least 5 different
website hosting companies, I have come to a clear conclusion. I now use
Hostgator in conjunction with Wordpress and this is for a few simple
Hostgator website hosting has been the number one website hosting company
for the last year and half. I still have other websites hosted on different
website hosting companies, however Hostgator has proved to be the best for
- Hostgator website hosting is cheap and always gives me a discount on
- You can make unlimited websites on the one hosting account and
therefore only have to purchase a hosting account once.
- You can upload a website in a few minutes.
- You can use the cpanel with fantastico to upload a website template.
- Hostgator supports Wordpress which is the easier content management
system on earth.
- Hostgator automatically backs up your data.
- The list goes on...
Some people have problems with certain website hosting, however a lot of
the problems come down to the user making mistakes with their own website.
This is why I recommend Hostgator in conjunction with Wordpress. Hostgator
has a control panel (cpanel) where you can go an instantly install a
Wordpress website to your hosting account and have it running within 5
I wish I had chosen the right web hosting plan for my first
website. I could have saved alot of money and time.