Top Linux Web Hosting Providers

Linux is the most popular web platform, in whatever flavor you find it. While some hosts still call this Unix hosting, the reality is that Linux won the Unix wars and you will be hard-pressed to find AIX or Solaris hosting at this point.

Here are my choices for the best in shared Linux hosting.

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1 HostMonster
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
Shell access
Anytime money back guarantee
$5.95 More info
2 BlueHost
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
Shell access
Anytime money back guarantee
$6.95 More info
3 IX Web Hosting
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
2 dedicated IP addresses
$100 in advertising credits
$3.95 More Info
4 DreamHost
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
Shell access
100% uptime guarantee
$8.95 More Info
5 HostGator
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain
99.9% uptime guarantee
30-day money back guarantee
$8.95 More Info
6 Just Host
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
99.9% uptime guarantee
Anytime money back guarantee
 $4.95  More Info
7 MochaHost Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: 5,000
Free domain for life
100% uptime guarantee
Google & Yahoo! credits
 $5.06  More Info
8 Arvixe Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
60 day money back guarantee
99.9% uptime guarantee
24 hour support
$7.00 More Info
9 HostPapa Space: unimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
100% green energy hosting
free domain for life
$150 in advertising credits
$5.95 More Info
10 MidPhase
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Space: unlimited
Traffic: unlimited
Domains: unlimited
Free domain for life
Continuous data protection
99.9% uptime guarantee
$6.95 More Info

* All prices on this site are based on a two year signup.