Linux is a little cheaper, faster and safer. So most of best Hosts runs on linux servers.
If you intend to pick a reliable host, as an experienced webmaster I recommend BlueHost service which I’m sure it would work for you and fulfill all your requirements. They have a really great offer for hosting & I have used them for over 3 yrs now, and have never had a single problem with them.
They are a Multi-awarded Web Hosting which offer a Full-featured service only .95 a month. Their service is really perfect and uptime.
You can go there through the address below:
Here I have copied and pasted its features from their website to view:
- Free Domain Forever
- 1500 Gigabyte Hosting Space
- 15000 GIGS of Transfer
- Host UNLIMITED Domains (Support All Domain Names)
- 2,500 POP/Imap Email Accounts
- SSH (Secure Shell), SSL, FTP, Stats
- CGI, Ruby (RoR), Perl, PHP, MySQL
- 2000/2002 Front Page Extensions
- Free Site Builder
- 24/7 Superb/Responsive Sales/Support
- Free Search Engine Submission
They offer an installing service called “Fantastico”. By using this service, you can easily create your forum, blog, photo gallery, etc. They also offer “Free Site Builder” that helps you build your web pages without difficulty if you are not skilled in using any creating website programs. (WYSIWYG: What You See Is What You Get)
* This service was awarded as the best Web Host 2008.
* If you sign up for this service you will have 0 credits to advertise your website with the google & yahoo search engines for free!
* If you don’t exactly know what technical features you need for setting up your website, I recommend BlueHost as a full-featured service which fulfills all your requirements.
by: David G
on: 24th December 08