Best Linux Hosting Providers

Linux is an an open-source operating system modelled on UNIX that supports web hosting. The LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP) feature is the predominant aspect which implies combination of server technologies and software. A hosting provider has Linux installed and the servers run the web hosting, with ability to support different languages, applications, software, and databases. The platform is incredibly flexible, allowing you to customize any given software to fit the server needs.

InMotion Hosting

InMotion Hosting provides incredible quick and reliable services, with straightforward control panel and guaranteed customer satisfaction. It is ideal for any size of business due to its 3 packages – Launch plan, Power plan, and Pro plan. Every plan has free automated backup on a daily basis, up-to $300 advertising credits free of charge, and full 3 months money back guarantee.


BlueHost is a high tech provider that offers easy-to-use hosting plans for both businesses and individuals. Provides customized Linux kernel for shared web hosting in order to optimize performance, restrict resource over-use, and enhance security. Its online application installer – SimpleScripts- is designed to cater for the new users to web technologies.


Arvixe provides shared web hosts and product lines including VPS, business plans, and dedicated servers, based on Linux platform. It is developer-friendly because all web hosts are kept with the latest technology, suitable for small businesses and individuals due to enhanced reliability, loading speed, and features. Price starts as low as $2.8/month, and gives full 60 days money back guarantee.


GreenGeeks is an eco-friendly hosting provider, which uses low energy web servers. Price starts at $3.96/month including offers, and gives full 30 day money back guarantee. It offers reliable and fast network connection and web hosts, as well as 24/7 service provision.


HostGator is well known for its quick web hosting solutions, superior Data Center and Network facility, and reliable customer service delivery. With its affordable price and premium hosting solutions, customers can enhance their online marketing and blogs, as well as for general information.


HostMonster is one of the shared hosting leaders that offer high quality hosting service, reliable and affordable hosting service, upgradable hosting packages, and responsive support. Feature a free domain name within the first year, including unlimited disk space, parked domains per account, monthly bandwidth etc. Supported technology includes Python, MySQL, PHP, PostgreSQL, Perl, Ruby and Rails.