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Web Hosting Stats

Current buying power of $10.00/month:

Feature:
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25th percentile
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Disk space:(?) 500 MB 350 MB 1274 MB
Transfer per month:(?) 15 GB 10 GB 45 GB
POP mailboxes: 25 17.5 62.5

Percentage of webhosting plans that include a given feature

(features with less than 1% are not included in the results)
Feature $0-$20 plans Over $20 plans Unix plans Windows plans
Control panel 92.81% 84.36% 83.53% 92.71%
Shared SSL 55.22% 67.32% 62.65% 59.96%
SSH or telnet 36.90% 48.53% 21.22% 47.66%
Shopping cart 55.22% 49.29% 38.71% 58.22%
Phone support 36.83% 42.02% 38.03% 39.01%
Daily backup 45.55% 47.34% 49.41% 45.59%
Weekly backup 34.22% 26.17% 28.01% 32.64%
Anonymous FTP 40.59% 42.67% 29.71% 45.54%
Access to raw logs 71.95% 72.42% 64.35% 75.14%
Usage stats (Webalizer, AWStats, Urchin) 83.59% 81.65% 74.02% 86.67%
Perl/CGI 85.05% 86.97% 82.68% 87.70%
Adult sites allowed 20.29% 18.78% 16.30% 20.67%
FrontPage server extensions 81.87% 81.54% 91.34% 80.14%
Cold Fusion 10.31% 18.13% 31.41% 7.40%
SSI 60.05% 58.96% 55.86% 61.64%
Active Server Pages (ASP) 26.59% 40.83% 89.13% 13.44%
Dedicated IP address 26.72% 50.38% 37.69% 34.11%
Streaming audio support 32.63% 43.11% 37.69% 36.62%
Streaming video support 32.12% 42.35% 37.35% 36.02%
PHP 4 78.37% 79.48% 75.89% 80.69%
Server Java VM 15.39% 22.91% 20.88% 17.68%
JSP 19.47% 24.86% 29.03% 19.15%
TCL 10.62% 15.31% 10.36% 13.22%
Server C/C++ 19.27% 30.18% 23.43% 23.83%
Python 38.87% 39.85% 24.96% 44.23%
Microsoft InterDev 6.04% 10.42% 22.07% 3.10%
Miva Empressa 8.78% 12.16% 10.53% 9.96%
Miva Merchant 9.16% 15.20% 12.39% 11.21%
Webmail 83.21% 75.24% 74.70% 82.97%
Spam Protection 65.46% 58.96% 51.10% 67.30%
Antivirus for email 43.64% 38.22% 40.24% 41.95%
Ruby 16.41% 15.74% 10.36% 17.90%
Domain parking 45.67% 39.09% 31.75% 47.44%
Private registrations 15.90% 15.42% 11.04% 17.19%
WebDav 7.06% 10.75% 11.21% 7.40%
WAP email 10.37% 8.58% 12.56% 8.60%
Reseller program 17.37% 20.52% 18.34% 18.34%
ASP.NET 19.59% 28.77% 72.16% 6.75%
Online support (chat/email/message board) 69.72% 66.12% 62.14% 70.13%
Password Protected Directories 65.52% 53.85% 47.54% 66.81%
SharePoint Services 2003 5.28% 8.69% 13.75% 4.24%
MS Access 14.69% 26.38% 56.88% 6.31%
Other Free scripts 67.68% 58.85% 56.71% 67.46%
Own SSL Certificate 15.46% 21.61% 17.83% 17.63%
FTP Accounts 56.04% 48.75% 43.80% 56.42%
Image Manipulation (GD, ImageMagik, etc) 34.22% 26.82% 18.68% 35.85%
Search Engine submission 26.97% 27.25% 24.28% 28.62%
Cron jobs 42.81% 34.85% 14.94% 48.48%
MySQL 4.x 31.68% 30.94% 34.47% 30.30%
MS SQL database 12.47% 13.79% 24.96% 8.22%
Multi Domain Hosting 38.23% 44.30% 28.69% 44.12%
Reseller Control Panel 14.82% 23.02% 15.45% 18.50%
Merchant Account 8.91% 12.05% 13.58% 8.98%
Cold Fusion MX 9.67% 15.42% 26.15% 7.18%
Website Builder 33.72% 33.12% 25.64% 36.18%
PostgreSQL 20.67% 22.04% 14.60% 22.80%
PHP 5 31.81% 21.72% 9.51% 33.13%
Ruby On Rails 14.89% 10.31% 2.38% 16.43%
MySQL 4.1.x 16.28% 12.92% 5.94% 17.52%
MySQL 5 24.30% 16.40% 5.94% 25.52%
CVS 4.39% 4.78% 1.53% 5.50%
Subversion 4.71% 6.19% 1.53% 6.20%
VPN 3.12% 4.34% 1.19% 4.19%
IMAP 28.37% 19.76% 8.66% 30.03%
Form Builders/Processors 18.77% 9.88% 2.89% 19.80%
osCommerce 26.15% 14.33% 4.07% 27.53%
Cube Cart 20.87% 11.07% 2.55% 22.03%
Zen Cart 21.63% 10.97% 3.40% 22.52%
PHPBB 26.53% 13.57% 5.43% 27.15%
WordPress 24.87% 14.12% 3.90% 26.33%
Simple Machines Forum 19.15% 9.99% 2.72% 20.29%
Gallery Scripts 24.87% 13.79% 4.58% 26.39%
Wiki 21.44% 11.73% 3.23% 22.80%
Free domain 14.25% 6.95% 3.06% 14.09%
Custom Error Pages 31.49% 16.61% 9.17% 31.56%
Autoresponders 33.21% 19.44% 11.04% 33.68%
GuestBooks 24.24% 12.27% 3.90% 25.30%
Project Management Scripts 19.59% 10.53% 3.90% 20.46%
Joomla 25.57% 14.12% 4.58% 26.82%
Mambo 23.60% 12.70% 4.24% 24.76%
Other CMS 23.60% 11.73% 3.90% 24.27%

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