GoDaddy vs Gandi.net

Comparison
Compared options Visit GoDaddy Visit Gandi.net
Pricing
23 hosting plans 8 hosting plans
Starting price $2.99 / month $6.42 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.5
4.2
Reliability 1.5
4.5
Pricing 1.5
4.0
User Friendly 1.5
4.0
Support 1.5
4.5
Features 1.5
4.0
User Reviews
607 reviews 523 reviews
Latest positive review
Nice Hosting
Muzaffer Bhat,
8.8
I host a blog site http://digitalbhat.com with GoDaddy and found it satisfactory. I recommend this host to all on merit basis and overall experience I had with the service provider.
un service absolument génial
gaetan bonnet,
10
Suite à un souci d'hébergement, leur support a carrément effectué des opérations que j'aurais crues devoir être faites par mes soins, sans même me demander quoi que ce soit d'autre que mon souci et mon besoin. je ne peux que ... More conseiller gandi.net, j'ai été impressionné par la qualité du service. Less
Latest negative review
No reason anymore to keep GoDaddy
Eric Rothmuller,
3.6
I own an online marketing company and I've always used GoDaddy and recommended GoDaddy to my clients. Their services have always been a little clunky and has had it's issues but their customer service was the one reason I stu... More ck with them for so many years. Their customer service was impeccable for seemingly a decade. Now it seems they have outsourced their customer service and it is atrocious. Issues take 3+ calls to resolve now, the wait times are much longer, and the service reps seem absolutely incompetent. The only reason I've ever truly had to stick with GoDaddy for over a decade is now gone and I'll be moving my clients and my domain, email, and web hosting needs elsewhere. Less
Irresponsible company.
Damian W,
4.0
Irresponsible company. When choosing a domain server provider, you should ignore the gandi. Technical support does not reply to e-mails sent to them related to problems with logging in to the website, and in the meantime, the... More validity of the domain expires, so it cannot be paid on time. Regardless of how you try to communicate with them, whether by e-mail or via a dedicated form on their website. They just don't give a shi....t Less
Shared Hosting
7 plans from $2.99 to $419.99 4 plans from $6.42 to $40.65
Under $4

Economy

$2.99 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Economy plan
No
Under $8

Economy Windows

$5.99 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: plesk
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Economy Windows plan

Web hosting Starter

$6.58 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: 3 TB
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 1
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Over $10

Deluxe

$9.99 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 10
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Web hosting Advanced

$8.25 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: 3 TB
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 5
View Web hosting Advanced plan
VPS
4 plans from $2.99 to $419.99 4 plans from $6.42 to $40.65
Under $4 No No
Under $8

Enhance

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Enhance plan

Gandi V-R1

$6.00 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Gandi V-R1 plan
Over $10

Launch

$19.99 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Launch plan

Gandi V-R2

$8.00 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Gandi V-R2 plan
Dedicated Server
8 plans from $2.99 to $419.99
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

DS-32

$129.99 / MO
  • Space: 4 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View DS-32 plan
No
Website Builder
1 plan from $2.99 to $419.99
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Launch

$19.99 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Launch plan
No
SSL
3 plans from $2.99 to $419.99
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Domain Validation (DV) SSL

$89.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Domain Validation (DV) SSL plan
No
Data Centers
3 of 6 1 of 6
North America Yes No
Europe Yes Yes
Asia Yes No
Oceânia No No
South America No No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
6 of 6 6 of 6
Live Chat Yes Yes
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support Yes Yes
Video guides Yes Yes
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
CMS support
4 of 6 5 of 6
WordPress Yes Yes
Joomla Yes Yes
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento Yes Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No Yes
OS Support
2 of 2 1 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET Yes No
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
3 of 8 3 of 8
PHP Yes Yes
Java No No
Python No Yes
Node.js No Yes
Django No No
Perl No No
Ruby on Rails Yes No
ASP.NET Yes No
Database Support
0 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB No Yes
MySQL No Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 2 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card No No
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer Yes Yes
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
Second

Second

Winner

Winner

Winner: Gandi.net

Michael Levanduski Expert Hosting Writer & Tester

GoDaddy and Gandi.net are based in different geographic regions, but both serve North American customers and have similar services for their customers. In terms of overall quality, Gandi.net actually outperforms GoDaddy in every area. Their users rank them quite high, with an average of 7.2 out of 10, compared with GoDaddy that gets just 6 out of 10 as an average score. Even though GoDaddy does have more hosting options, the quality of Gandi.net makes them the winner of this comparison.