GoDaddy Web Hosting

Summary

GoDaddy started out as a domain registrar in the early 2000s, but their company has evolved into the largest web hosting provider in the United States.

 

Explainer Video

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In this introductory explainer video, you are taught by Website Learners how to get started and build a basic website with GoDaddy web hosting service.

GoDaddy Web Hosting Details

GoDaddy's web hosting service is most popular among small business and personal users. GoDaddy has simplified the process required to launch a website by streamlining the process of purchasing a domain name, setting up a website attached to that domain name, and publishing content on the website.

GoDaddy has web hosting plans that range from $5 per month for a shared web server that can be used to publish one basic website to over $100 per month for a dedicated web server that can be used to publish multiple websites and other web resources.

WordPress Hosting

For those interested in publishing using WordPress, GoDaddy has web hosting plans dedicated to that content management system, including a plan for creating a WooCommerce (a shopping cart built for WordPress) store.

GoDaddy Web Hosting Products and Pricing

More specific details about the following web hosting products from GoDaddy can be found from the hosting overview page page of the official GoDaddy website.

[Note: When shopping GoDaddy for a web hosting solution, it is important to note that some of their pricing is promotional, and that the price of many of their hosting products increases after an initial period.]

GoDaddy Standard Web Hosting Plans

Economy

Starting at $5.99/month

GoDaddy's Economy hosting is designed for small businesses and personal users on a budget. 

Main Features

  • host 1 website
  • 25 GB of storage
  • 10 databases
  • unmetered bandwidth

Deluxe

Starting at $7.99/month

GoDaddy's Deluxe hosting plan allows for hosting more than one website and provides additional resources over GoDaddy's Economy plan. 

Main Features

  • host up to 10 websites
  • 50 GB of storage
  • 25 databases
  • unmetered bandwidth

Ultimate

Starting at $12.99/month

GoDaddy's Ultimate hosting increases the number of websites you're able to host on the plan (25), besides providing more resources (file storage and databases) for hosting those websites. 

Main Features

  • host 25 websites
  • 75 GB of storage
  • 50 databases
  • unmetered bandwidth
  • free SSL for one website for one year ($94.99/year after that)

Maximum

Starting at $19.99/month

GoDaddy's Maximum hosting plan is built on a more powerful server than lower priced plans. The Maximum hosting plan adds on resources and capabilities for hosting more websites. The Maximum plan is most likely to be used by a web development agency or hosting reseller.

With the Maximum hosting plan, you also get free SSL certificates for all of your websites.

Main Features

  • host 50 website
  • 25 GB of storage
  • 10 databases
  • unmetered bandwidth

GoDaddy Company Details

Headquarters: Tempe, Arizona

Employees:  7,000+