Beware of Godaddy
Here are a few things to know about Hosting your website on Godaddy
First off, you are paying more than you should. You should really take a look at other providers to see what other options you have. Unlike Godaddy, many other hosting companies are unlimited when it comes to how domains can you host on one account, unlimited email account, as much disk space as you need and many other features/software to use for your website.
Go ahead and login to your Godaddy account and review your statement and review what services you have, what they do and how much you are paying for all of it. Now go look at some others, you will be surprised how much you can get for $9.99/month. (No, you can relax I'm not selling hosting.)
Other than cost the service is questionable as well. Their hosting packages vary notably one from the next. No two ever seem to be equal or the same. Many of the features you would expect to find are simply not there but, may be available at an additional cost. ("caveat emptor")
Moving past that, lets talk performance and functionality. Godaddy has the worst file manager I've ever had to use, time outs, failures and what is up with this lost API error that just won't go away? The error log setting seems to do nothing, the stats also lack a great deal and many other things just aren't their or working. This is what makes debugging a crashed site on Godaddy a lot harder then it should be.
And God help you if you have a website on Godaddy that has web page with a form on it that you count on. Time and time again I have had to explain to a confused client why the form they have on their website doesn't work on Godaddy hosting. Once again they make things harder then they should be to keep a site up and working.
I have make several observations about Godaddy compared to other hosting solutions and I can tell you that you can do better.
One last note, you should know that when you call Godaddy support that you are not talking to a tech. You are talking to a commission driven sales person. They will try everything they can to get you to add an additional services that has nothing to do with the problem you are trying to resolve. Go ahead and ask them and they will tell you they can sell you anything you would like.
Now that you know Website Hosting companies are not all the same what's next ?
What Should You Know about Godaddy Services ?
Other WordPress Services
Website Management Services Starting at $295 / Month
Responsive WordPress Website Design Arizona
WordPress Website Designer Arizona
Speak with a local Website Designer in Chandler Arizona today.
Web Guy Arizona Website Design and Website Management Services. I fix, repair, create and maintain websites of all types. Joomla and WordPress programmer and designer in Arizona. Call (480)326-3283 or email me at email@example.com
Professional Website Design in Arizona Professional Web Design and programming services in Arizona. HTML & PHP, Custom Joomla Content Management System, Custom WordPress Blogs, Search Engine Optimization, CSS and Website management. Joomla | WordPress | PHP | HTML | SEO. For more information about Web Design and Website Management services call or email me today. webguyarizona.com
Scott, ……. *** You have done an Amazing Job
and I want to Thank you very, very much!
Scott is awesome!
Thanks so much for your time and attention to my website troubles!
You’re the best.
Great work! Saved us from a major web-based hack.
These guys act quickly and take care of biz.
Scott, thank you so much! You had my crashed website/blog back up
and running in less than an hour and I can’t thank you enough!
THANK YOU so much for the work on my blog site! I sooooooooo appreciate your skill,
effort, and willingness to help out! I’ve been recommending you to all my peeps!
What a great experience with Scott. I had taken my lap top
for repairs to a company called Incomputer what a joke!!
That is so cool. You hit a grand slam!!!!!!
You Da Man!
Scott, you are one smart computer dude.
Thanks for coming out today.
I look forward to our next session.
As an agency owner, I have dealt with a variety of web site designers, and while many were
proficient, none stood out. That is until we met Scott ,his work is outstanding.