Answer ID: 9049

About Linux Web Hosting, and comparison of packages

Note: Every domain on a Linux hosting account can install a free SSL certificate. See the article "Free SSL on our Linux Web Hosting"

The Linux Web Hosting is provided by our affiliate, Enom. It uses the Plesk control panel. It allows for an easy installation of WordPress. Every Linux hosting package comes with email addresses (with 100 mb of email storage each), and supports 50 domains with shared storage and bandwidth. 

Comparison of packages and features are listed below.

See article: "Web Hosting FAQ's (on"

Compare Linux Packages

Linux Starter1 GB20 GB10 Accounts (100 mb each)
Linux Bronze5 GB100 GB10 Accounts (100 mb each)
Linux Silver20 GB200 GB20 Accounts (100 mb each)
Linux Gold40 GB400 GB100 Accounts (100 mb each)
Linux Platinum100 GB1000 GB100 Accounts (100 mb each)
Linux Ultimate400 GB2800 GB300 Accounts (100 mb each)

Included in all Linux hosting packages

Standard FeaturesBack To Top
Hosted Domainsup to 50 domains
MySQL Database15
Control panelPlesk
Upgrade any planYes
Server OSCentOS 5 64 bit
Apache supportYes
Phone supportYes
Email supportYes
Server monitoringYes
Automatic placement on the least busy web serverYes
Traffic StatisticsYes
Custom Error PagesYes
Custom 400 Error PageYes
Custom 401 Error PageYes
Custom 403 Error PageYes
Custom 404 Error PageYes
Custom 500 Error PageYes
Sample ScriptsYes
Application vaultYes
Domain FeaturesBack To Top
Number of physical domains50
Domain AliasesYes
Unlimited SubdomainsYes
Domain Aliases SupportYes
DNS Automatically configuredYes
Domain Frame and RedirectionYes
Email FeaturesBack To Top
Mail Server on separate machineYes
Email Server monitoringYes
Email Alias / ForwardingYes
Email Pop Catch All
(This feature is only available with a new account.)
Email Auto ResponderYes
SPF records for reduced spamYes
Up to 300 Pop Email AccountsYes
Spam FilteringYes
Virus FilteringYes
FTP FeaturesBack To Top
FTP Access
Note: SFTP is not supported
FTP Account per domainYes
Security FeaturesBack To Top
Automatic Website Hacker prevention toolsYes
Automatically stop Spam posts to your forums, guestbook, etcYes
Automatically stop SQL/MySQL injection attacksYes
Automatically block known spyware/malware attacksYes
Automatically block attacks on known vulnerable applicationsYes
SSL ReadyYes
Database FeaturesBack To Top
Database Servers on separate machinesYes
Daily database backupsYes
Database Server monitoringYes
MySQL Version 4.1Yes
MySQL Version 5.0Yes
MySQL User Account ManagementYes
Unlimited MS Access DatabasesYes
PHPMyAdmin Web based MySQL DB managementYes
Statistics FeaturesBack To Top
Access to Web and FTP Raw LogsYes
Webalizer Web StatisticsYes
AwStats Web StatisticsYes
Graphical statistics available onlineYes
Other FeaturesBack To Top
Ability to set your own MIME TypesYes
Change / Set Default documentsYes
Set anonymous browsing per directoryYes
Web based File ManagerYes
Automatically install several applications with the push of a buttonYes
Scheduled Tasks/Cron JobsYes
Optional SSL availableYes
Password Protect DirectoriesYes
Language Features/SupportBack To Top
Dynamic HTML (DHTML)Yes
Flash / ShockwaveYes
Tomcat JSPYes
Ruby on railsYes
Microsoft Silverlight SupportYes
Apache ASPYes
PHP 5.2.xYes
Allow .htaccess (with php settings)Yes
Fast CGIYes
Zend OptimizerYes
Ioncube LoaderYes
PHP eAcceleratorYes
Dreamweaver SupportYes
Some Known Compatible ScriptsBack To Top
ForumsPhpBB, Invision Power Board (IPB), Asp Forums (windows only), PhpBB, vBulletin
PortalsJoomla, E107, Php Nuke, Php PostNuke, phpWebsite, eGroupware, mambo
E-commerceOsCommerce, PHP Coin, Zen Cart, phpAds, phpMoney
BlogsSimple PHP Blog, WordPress, b2Evolution, geeklog, pLog
Site collaborationPHPWiki, pMachineFree, phpBook, OpenBiblio
Some of the Installed Perl Modulesdbd-odbc (odbc driver for DBI), dbd-ado (ADO support), dbd-mysql (MySQL Support), class-dbi-mssql (SQL Support), authen-sasl (SMTP Authentication)