Bluehost and Hostgator both have competing hosting features and services. Hostgator offers monthly billing while Bluehost requires a minimum of 1 year billing. Both Bluehost and Hostgator welcomes new users with a free domain and SSL certificate. cPanel, unlimited bandwidth, free website transfer are some common features. On other side Bluehost misses windows hosting.
Onsite promotional price for first time users at Bluehost is $3.95/mo while Hostgator has $2.75/mo. Bluehost misses uptime guarantee while Hostgator claims 99.99% uptime guarantee. There is unlimited disc space with Hostgator but its limited to 50gb in Bluehost for entry level plan. Upon renewal Bluehost charge $8.99/mo & Hostgator charges $6.95/mo for 36 months terms. So in this comparison, Hostgator is WINNER!