HostGator was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. HostGator provides a complete hosting solution for small businesses, as well as larger organizations. HostGator also offers a managed service that includes 24/7 support.
In May of 2018, it was announced that HostGator would be acquired by Endurance International Group. HostGator still exists as a subsidiary of Endurance International Group.