HostGator Sold to EIG For $225 million USD

HostGator Sold to EIG For $225 million USD

Here is a big news for all Hostgator customers, (Even ShoutMeLoud is hosted on Hostgator). Hostgator is sold for $225 million USD to Endurance International Group. According to reports, Mr. Hari Ravichandran, CEO of EIG, offerd $225 million to Hostgator CEO, Brent Oxley and he accepted. This news came out as a shock for Hostgator users and people are already discussing about the same in Webhosting forum. Some background about Endurance International Group: EIG is a business group, which has acquired many popular Web-hosting company and domain (41 comments)

IndiaGetOnline: Google & Hostgator Initiative to Promote Local Business Online in India

IndiaGetOnline: Google & Hostgator Initiative to Promote Local Business Online in India

How often do we talk about ways to promote online business offline as an extra incentive. But have you ever thought how good it will be for an offline business to have an online presence too? You will be featuring your service/product/Manufacturer/Restaurateurs' in front of unlimited people around the globe. Your business will expand from one small town to globally with just one Website. India, which is said to be land of opportunities and we have seen tremendous growth in online business in last couple of years but still it’s way behind the place it (29 comments)

ShoutMeLoud is Back Online on Hostgator Shared Hosting

ShoutMeLoud is Back Online on Hostgator Shared Hosting

If you are one of the regular readers of ShoutMeLoud, you might have noticed frequent downtime and theme changes in last couple of days. There are many reasons for the same and one of them was my hosting server. I was on Linode VPS and despite of being one of the powerful unmanaged VPS server, my site was going down again and again. Though the reason might be due to some bugged WordPress plugin and also some issues with updated W3 total cache plugin. Last night I started facing some issues with Thesis theme as it was not able to save my design (54 comments)

How to Make Money from Hostgator’s Affiliate Program

How to Make Money from Hostgator’s Affiliate Program

I have been an affiliate partner with Hostgator for more than four years now. Every month I make around $800 from Hostgator's affiliate program. If you are new to Hostgator, you should check out our Hostgator review. Hostgator offers unlimited hosting with quality customer support, and being a user of Hostgator myself, I have no hesitation referring someone to Hostgator. Indeed, this is a win-win situation for me. I recommend one of the finest shared hosting services to people, and every successful referral makes a minimum of $50 for me. Have (59 comments)

My 3 Years HostGator Experience Story

My 3 Years HostGator Experience Story

Its been 3 years I am using Hostgator Web Hosting Service. Today in this article I am going to share my Hostgator experience that how I spent these 3 days with Hostgator, what ups & downs I faced during these 3 years. Lets start: From where I came to know about Hostgator Earlier I was on Dreamhost and I had very bitter experience with them. Then I was looking for a reliable web hosting company, I had a chat with Harsh and he recommend me Hostgator. I trusted his decision and bought 1 years hosting from them with Baby plan. In baby plan we can (16 comments)