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What is CodeGuard?


  • Monitoring - CodeGuard monitors your site daily for changes and sends a change alert email to notify you if there are any. CodeGuard also updates you on the progress of your backups.
  • Restoration -  You have the option to revert back to any previous version of your website with the click of a button.

CodeGuard is available for purchase through HostGator for Shared hosting plans. For VPS and Dedicated hosting plans, please partner with CodeGuard directly. Here is their front-of-site page:

CodeGuard Pricing and Features

Storage1 GB5 GB10 GB25 GB
Sites per AccountUp to 5Up to 10Up to 25Up to 100
Number of FilesUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Daily Automatic Backups
Priority Queuing
Daily Site-Change Monitoring


We have created a video guide for you that discusses the different features that CodeGuard offers.

How to order CodeGuard via Customer Portal

If you wish to purchase the Basic, Professional, or Premium plans, you can order CodeGuard directly from your Customer Portal.

  1. Click the Hosting tab from the left menu, then Manage under the desired hosting package.

    Customer Portal - Hosting Packages

  2. On the next page, look for CodeGuard, then click Learn More.

    Customer Portal - Access CodeGuard

  3. Select the CodeGuard plan you wish to purchase and click Buy Now.

    Select CodeGuard plan

  4. You'll be prompted to select your preferred payment method to complete the order.
To purchase the Enterprise plan, please call (866) 964-2867 for live assistance.

For further instructions on how to access and navigate CodeGuard, please see the following articles: