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Web Hosting Stats

Current buying power of $10.00/month:

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Disk space:(?) 500 MB 350 MB 1500 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 92.65% 84.18% 83.53% 92.49%
Shared SSL 55.16% 67.06% 62.65% 59.83%
SSH or telnet 36.92% 48.98% 21.22% 47.89%
Shopping cart 55.22% 49.09% 38.71% 58.10%
Phone support 36.92% 41.87% 38.03% 39.04%
Daily backup 45.54% 47.15% 49.41% 45.52%
Weekly backup 34.26% 26.16% 28.01% 32.67%
Anonymous FTP 40.41% 42.52% 29.71% 45.30%
Access to raw logs 71.69% 72.01% 64.35% 74.73%
Usage stats (Webalizer, AWStats, Urchin) 83.47% 81.16% 74.02% 86.34%
Perl/CGI 85.05% 87.08% 82.68% 87.80%
Adult sites allowed 20.27% 18.62% 16.30% 20.57%
FrontPage server extensions 81.57% 81.05% 91.34% 79.70%
Cold Fusion 10.26% 18.51% 31.41% 7.61%
SSI 59.91% 59.10% 55.86% 61.61%
Active Server Pages (ASP) 26.47% 40.69% 89.13% 13.44%
Dedicated IP address 26.73% 50.81% 37.69% 34.40%
Streaming audio support 32.49% 42.95% 37.69% 36.45%
Streaming video support 31.98% 42.20% 37.35% 35.85%
PHP 4 78.40% 79.66% 75.89% 80.83%
Server Java VM 15.45% 23.47% 20.88% 18.03%
JSP 19.51% 25.30% 29.03% 19.44%
TCL 10.70% 15.82% 10.36% 13.55%
Server C/C++ 19.25% 30.68% 23.43% 24.08%
Python 39.01% 40.37% 24.96% 44.60%
Microsoft InterDev 6.02% 10.87% 22.07% 3.35%
Miva Empressa 8.74% 12.27% 10.53% 9.99%
Miva Merchant 9.12% 15.29% 12.39% 11.23%
Webmail 83.09% 74.81% 74.70% 82.67%
Spam Protection 65.42% 58.67% 51.10% 67.12%
Antivirus for email 43.51% 38.11% 40.24% 41.79%
Ruby 16.59% 16.25% 10.36% 18.30%
Domain parking 45.73% 39.18% 31.75% 47.52%
Private registrations 15.83% 15.61% 11.04% 17.22%
WebDav 7.09% 11.09% 11.21% 7.61%
WAP email 10.32% 8.72% 12.56% 8.64%
Reseller program 17.48% 21.21% 18.34% 18.79%
ASP.NET 19.63% 29.28% 72.16% 7.18%
Online support (chat/email/message board) 69.73% 66.31% 62.14% 70.25%
Password Protected Directories 65.36% 53.50% 47.54% 66.47%
SharePoint Services 2003 5.38% 9.36% 13.75% 4.70%
MS Access 14.76% 26.80% 56.88% 6.70%
Other Free scripts 67.64% 58.56% 56.71% 67.28%
Own SSL Certificate 15.64% 21.64% 17.83% 17.82%
FTP Accounts 56.05% 48.55% 43.80% 56.32%
Image Manipulation (GD, ImageMagik, etc) 34.14% 26.80% 18.68% 35.75%
Search Engine submission 26.85% 27.13% 24.28% 28.46%
Cron jobs 42.94% 35.41% 14.94% 48.81%
MySQL 4.x 31.86% 31.54% 34.47% 30.78%
MS SQL database 12.54% 14.42% 24.96% 8.64%
Multi Domain Hosting 38.25% 44.35% 28.69% 44.17%
Reseller Control Panel 14.82% 23.04% 15.45% 18.52%
Merchant Account 8.87% 12.27% 13.58% 9.07%
Cold Fusion MX 9.63% 15.50% 26.15% 7.24%
Website Builder 33.82% 33.05% 25.64% 36.23%
PostgreSQL 20.71% 22.60% 14.60% 23.11%
PHP 5 31.98% 22.39% 9.51% 33.59%
Ruby On Rails 14.95% 10.98% 2.38% 16.79%
MySQL 4.1.x 16.47% 13.67% 5.94% 18.03%
MySQL 5 24.51% 17.12% 5.94% 26.03%
CVS 4.43% 5.27% 1.53% 5.78%
Subversion 4.75% 6.57% 1.53% 6.43%
VPN 3.23% 5.06% 1.19% 4.64%
IMAP 28.50% 19.81% 8.66% 30.13%
Form Builders/Processors 18.75% 10.01% 2.89% 19.82%
osCommerce 26.28% 14.42% 4.07% 27.65%
Cube Cart 20.84% 11.19% 2.55% 22.03%
Zen Cart 21.79% 11.09% 3.40% 22.68%
PHPBB 26.66% 13.67% 5.43% 27.27%
WordPress 25.14% 14.75% 3.90% 26.84%
Simple Machines Forum 19.25% 10.12% 2.72% 20.41%
Gallery Scripts 24.83% 13.89% 4.58% 26.35%
Wiki 21.41% 11.84% 3.23% 22.79%
Free domain 14.31% 7.43% 3.06% 14.36%
Custom Error Pages 31.41% 16.68% 9.17% 31.48%
Autoresponders 33.31% 19.48% 11.04% 33.75%
GuestBooks 24.19% 12.38% 3.90% 25.27%
Project Management Scripts 19.57% 10.66% 3.90% 20.46%
Joomla 25.84% 14.75% 4.58% 27.32%
Mambo 23.56% 12.81% 4.24% 24.73%
Other CMS 23.75% 12.27% 3.90% 24.62%

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