HostGator.com Reviews

Updated 15 Jan 2021

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4.0
78%
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Pros
  • "free lunch went from every day to like 2 times a week which free is free, so can't put it as a con(in 103 reviews)

  • "Free food / coffee; beer on Fridays(in 37 reviews)

Cons
  • "5 chats minimum at a time or had to be on a call and 1 chat at the same time(in 26 reviews)

  • "Low pay in general for the industry(in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Its nice to work in the company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SEO Team Lead in Nashik
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Hostgator is one of the largest brand in terms of hosting and to be with hostgator and experience its working is a wonderful experience

    Cons

    Hostgator Recrutment procedure is something which cant be admire as they need to be more concern about their current employees rather than looking for new TEAM LEADS AND SHIFT LEADS

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  2. COVID-19

    "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service/Technical Support in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time

    Pros

    Laid back company Decent pay rate Lots of perks Friendly work environment Work from home allowed due to Covid

    Cons

    Hard to get a decent schedule Not too many growth opportunities Not enough training Still a smaller company in certain areas

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  3. "Private"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Linux Administrator in Brazil, IN

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time

    Pros

    Time flex, hostgator is doing well

    Cons

    There is no observations at all

  4. "Tsupport"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Web Advisor I in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great coworkers and zero expectations

    Cons

    Not much focus on retention, great place to start out.

  5. "Teach you a lot."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Web Advisor in Houston, TX

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company, nice pay to start somewhere, Tough job.

    Cons

    Work flow is too much.

  6. "n/a"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at HostGator.com full-time

    Pros

    the pay is decent i guess

    Cons

    training is rushed a lot

  7. "Worst company"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Junior Systems Administrator in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HostGator.com full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good entry level job for starting out

    Cons

    constant outsourcing became a thing, QA dropped a lot, company went downhill

  8. "Home pains"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Web Advisor in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HostGator.com full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Get to work from home currently

    Cons

    If you need a job to be out of the house not for you

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  9. "It's a decent Job."

    3.0
    Current Employee - Linux Administrator in Houston, TX

    I have been working at HostGator.com full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Not too difficult. Lots of stuff to Learn.

    Cons

    Direction of company is questionable.

  10. "As long as you know that you are completely replaceable and not at all valued then you'll do just fine here"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Junior Administrator in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at HostGator.com full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good pay and benefits, free lunch, company parties, clear path to promotions (sometimes)

    Cons

    terrible corporate company culture that will fire you immediately with no warning

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