HostGator is one of the top web hosting provider. They have different plans and the best plan for most is “Baby” or “Baby Croc” which costs $9.95/month provided you pay monthly. If you can pay for a year or two at one shot the cost will come down. I suggest you to try for a month first. uses and recommends HostGator’s “Baby” plan.

You can also bring down the cost of the first month to $0.01 for the “Baby” plan provided you use the discount coupon. For other plans the same coupon will give different discounts.

1. Go to and click the “Sign Up Now!”

2. It will take you to the first page Order Wizard where you will have to choose if you are going to register a new domain and use it or going to use an already registered domain. Choose accordingly and proceed

3.  In the second page of the Order Wizard you can see the “Coupon” where you need to enter the discount coupon “hgc25” and click “Calculate Totals” to proceed to the next page where you can see your order details. The total hosting charge for the first month(only) will be $0.01. Please note this coupon “hgc25” was working till 30th May 2009 and incase if this coupon doesn’t work for you simply search for “HostGator Coupon” in Google and you should be able to find one.