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Canadian Web Hosting is one of the top Canadian web host that has servers and datacenters located in Canada. We provide 24/7 support with all of our plans including telephone, email and chat.

Our Linux Shared Hosting plans are designed to maximize uptime for your website and emails, and gives every customer the benefits of powerful and highly reliable server without the need to invest in expensive hardware. Each server comes with cPanel and unlimited email and storage. In addition, you have access to advanced tools for SEO, website stats, easy one click application installation and best of all these features are free with your plan. With the addition of Litespeed technology the servers are faster than ever.

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  • Web Hosting Plans Comparison
  • ? If these plans don't meet your needs please check out our other hosting packages. Or email our sales dept and we'll make a custom plan.
    Plans
    Lite
    Express
    Enhanced
  • ? The price will never increase as long as you keep your account with us.
    1 Year
    $4.95 /m
    $9.95 /m
    $16.95 /m
  • ? By paying 2 years in advance, you will receive additional savings
    2 Year
    $3.95/m
    $8.95/m
    $15.95/m
  • ? By paying 3 years in advance, you will receive additional savings
    3 Year
    $3.95/m
    $7.95/m
    $14.95/m
  • ? By paying 5 years in advance, you will receive additional savings
    5 Year
    $3.95/m
    $6.95/m
    $13.95/m
  • ? By paying 10 years in advance, you will receive additional savings
    10 Year
    $3.95/m
    $6.95/m
    $13.95/m
  • ? We do not charge any setup fees on any hosting accounts.
    Setup Fee
    FREE
    FREE
    FREE
  • ? We have no contracts and no hidden fees! You are free to cancel your web hosting at any time without cancellation fees.
    No Contract
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We take Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Paypal, Cheque, Money Order, Interac Email Transfers and Western Union. For more information, email our sales dept.
    Payment Options
    Various
    Various
    Various
  • ? We provide 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year via telephone and chat support as well as provide an e-mail based trouble ticket system that you can use to get higher level support.
    24x7 Support
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Our control panel gives you to option to make an 'instant' backup of your entire cPanel account. It will archive your account and provide you with a link to download the backup. You can then use this backup file to restore your account on our servers if need be. We also backup the server weekly and monthly to a remote backup server so your content is retained.
    Backups
    10 GB
    10 GB
    10 GB
  • ? You can upgrade your plan at any time. The remaining duration on current plan will be used as credits toward upgraded plan.
    No Hassle Plan Upgrades
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We guarantee that if for any reason during your in two months with us you decide to cancel we will issue a full refund within 24 hours.
    60 Day Money Back Guarantee
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We guarantee that your site will be up 99.9% of the time we host it. This guarantee includes both network and server failures. If your site isn't up 99.9% in any one month we will issue a full refund for the month.
    99.9% Uptime Guarantee
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? LiteSpeed hosting is up to 9 times faster than Apache hosting, process PHP 50% faster, and process SSL 3 times faster! If your site works on Apache, it will work faster on Canadian Web Hosting servers.
    LiteSpeed Web Server
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
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  • Email Features
  • ? Email services are for low volume mailings. For business class email accounts, visit http://www.canadianwebhosting.com/hosting/canadian_email_hosting/ for more information
    Email Services
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We include SquirrelMail, Horde, Roundcube and Atmail with all our hosting packages . Web mail allows you to send and receive emails online by going to yoursite.com/webmail.
    Webmail Support
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? This is the number of POP accounts you get. POP accounts are used to send and receive emails through programs such as Outlook Express or Thunderbird.
    POP3 Accounts
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Mail box aliases will allow you to setup multiple email addresses to go to a single mail box.
    E-Mail Alias
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can setup your email addresses so when they receive mail they will automatically reply back with your message.
    Autoresponders
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? A catch all email address will receive all emails delivered to non existent email addresses.
    If you would like this feature enabled, please e-mail support.
    Catch All Alias
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can setup a mail forwarder. Doing this will forward all your mail to any email address you wish.
    ASSP (Email Spam and Virus Filtering)
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can setup a mail forwarder. Doing this will forward all your mail to any email address you wish.
    Mail Forwarding
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We support Internet Message Access Protocol. IMAP permits a client email program to access remote message stores as if they were local.
    IMAP
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We allow you to use our servers to send outgoing mail.
    SMTP
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Plan Details
  • ? Bandwidth can be best described as gas for a car. If your website runs out of bandwidth nobody will be able to visit it. 1GB of bandwidth is equal to over 100,000 hits. The average account with us uses less than 2 GB of bandwidth a month. Your bandwidth number used will reset back to zero on the first of every month.
    Bandwidth
    Unlimited
    Unlimited
    Unlimited
  • ? Storage is basically the disk space allocated for emails and web content.
    Storage
    1 GB
    10 GB
    Unlimited
  • ? Ability to host additional domain names under one hosting plan.
    If you are looking to sell hosting please check out our Reseller plans.
    Add-on domains
    0
    10
    Unlimited
  • ? A normal domain name looks like www.domain.com while a sub domain looks like sub.domain.com.
    For example blogs.canadianwebhosting.com is a sub domain name of our site www.canadianwebhosting.com.
    Subdomains
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can host unlimited parked domain names under one hosting plan. The additional domain names are aliased to the main domain name. For abcd.com will show the same content as your main name, abc.com.
    Parked domains
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. Having multiple FTP accounts will allow you to give friends and employees their own FTP account. This will allow you to give them as little or as much access to your website as you choose.
    FTP Support
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Anonymous ftp allows the public to upload, download, or view files in a specified directory. (no login required)
    Anonymous FTP
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Unique ip address mainly used for secure ecommerce sites.
    Dedicated IP
    x
    x
    Yes
  • ? More secure, efficient, and portable version of SSH that includes SFTP, which is functionally similar to FTP, but is SSH2 encrypted
    SSH2
    x
    x
    Yes
  • ? SSL certificate will encrypt information such as credit card which will give your visitors the confidence to make purchases on your website. Web sites that are e-commerce based are generally required to have an SSL to accept credit cards. Free RapidSSL valued at $59.
    SSL Certificate
    x
    x
    Yes,
    First Year Free
  • ? cPanel will be your hosting control panel. cPanel allows you to monitor the amount of bandwidth used, space used, create e-mail addresses, sub domains, MySQL databases, and much more instantly!
    For demo, visit: http://www.cpanel.net/products/cpanelwhm/try-demo.html
    Cpanel
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Softaculous allows you to install over 200+ scripts instantly. For a list of scripts,
    visit http://www.canadianwebhosting.com/scripts.asp
    Softaculous
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Control Panel Features
  • ? Simple wizard that explains the features of the control panel.
    Getting Started Wizard
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Each section of the control panel has video tutorials to help you do certain tasks.
    Video Tutorials
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can upload your files directly from our control panel via the Web Based File Manager. You can get to this by logging into your cPanel account and clicking the File Manager icon.
    File Manager
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You can upload your files directly from our control panel via the Web Based File Manager. You can get to this by logging into your cPanel account and clicking the File Manager icon.
    Web Disk
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Allows you to make a custom error page for anyone who visits a non-existent page of your site.
    Custom Error Pages
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Allows you to make a custom error page for anyone who visits a non-existent page of your site.
    Hotlinking Protection
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Password protect a directory and nobody can view its contents without a password .
    Password Protect Directories
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Put a hit counter on your site instantly so you can track the number of visitors.
    Page Counters
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Formmail is a form that will email you all the info when filled out.
    Formmail
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Formmail is a form that will email you all the info when filled out.
    Blog
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? We support the following content management systems, Drupal, Geeklog, Joomla, Mambo, PHP-Nuke, phpWCMS, phpWebsite, Post-Nuke, Siteframe, Typo3, and Xoops
    Portals
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Currently we support phpBB and SMF.
    Forums (Discussion Boards)
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Increase traffic to your site through by creating an XML Sitemap and submitting the results to the major search engines each week. This is very effective for customers looking to build traffic, or who make frequent changes to their sites.
    XML Sitemap Submission
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? All accounts come with phpMyAdmin preinstalled. PhpMyAdmin allows for easy management of MySQL databases.
    phpMyAdmin
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? All accounts come with phpPgAdmin preinstalled. PhpPgAdmin allows for easy management of PostgresSQL databases.
    phpPgAdmin
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Advanced Features
  • ? PHP is a server side HTML embedded scripting language. All accounts come with support for version 5+.
    Php 5
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? MySQL is the world's most popular open source database. Many forums and other database driven programs require MySQL to run. All servers use 5+ at this time.
    If you require version 4.1+, email sales@canadianwebhosting.com.
    MySQL
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? PostgreSQL is a free software object-relational database management system. All servers use 8.2+.
    PostgresSQL
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Perl is one of the most common CGI scripting languages used today. We have version 5.8.+ currently installed on our servers.
    Perl
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Python is a programming/scripting language that can be used on many different computers and operating systems.
    Python
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? CGI stands for Common Gateway Interface. CGI is one method by which a web server can obtain data from (or send data to) databases, documents, and other programs, and present that data to viewers via the web.
    A CGI program can be written in any programming language, but Perl is one of the most popular.
    CGI
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Server Side includes, refers to Perl based HTML commands that direct a server to generate on-the-fly contact for web pages.
    SSI
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Crontab is a process in Unix systems that uses a Daemon called cron to execute commands for the user at a certain time.
    Cron
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? ImageMagick is a robust collection of tools and libraries to read, write, and manipulate an image in many formats. We stay up to date on the latest version.
    ImageMagick
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? GD is an ANSI library dynamic creation of images. GD creates PNG and JPEG images, among other formats. We stay up to date with the latest GD version.
    GD Library
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Need a special module for your program to work? We will install it free of charge within 24 hours.
    Free Module Installation
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Lets you redirect pages of your site to any url you want.
    Redirect URL
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? IP deny manager allows you to block whoever you want from being able to visit your site.
    IP Deny Manager
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Apache handlers allow you to control what Apache will do with certain file types.
    Apache Handlers
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Mime types tell browsers how to handle specific extensions.
    MIME Types
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Tools by Attracta™
  • ? Designed to build traffic and increase your online visibility
    Teraffic Builder
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Attracta crawls your site and submits enhanced sitemap of your website to Google, Bing and Yahoo
    XML Sitemap Submission
    5-page Starter
    5-page Starter
    5-page Starter
  • ? Your website is analyzed for any broken links or errors that may adversely affect your page strength with the major search engines
    Error Reports
    Upgrade Option
    Upgrade Option
    Upgrade Option
  • ? Improve your local search listings
    Local Search Listings
    Upgrade Option
    Upgrade Option
    Upgrade Option
  • ? High level visibility into your site that give your enhanced visibility into your website and areas for improvement
    Dashboard and Analysis
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Improve your visibility with Attracta's Link-Building Directory
    Link-Building Directory
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Web / FTP Statistics
  • ? Get the most accurate Unique Visitors and Click Paths information in the industry.
    See where your traffic is coming from - search engines, banner ads, referrals, email campaigns and more Analyze downloads, bandwidth usage, errors, and much more that is only possible with software-based web analytics.
    Visit http://awstats.sourceforge.net for more info.
    AWStats
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Webalizer displays in depth traffic statistics for your site.
    Visit http://www.mrunix.net/webalizer for more information
    Webalizer
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? Analog is another open source web statistics program. Visit http://www.analog.cx for more information.
    Analog
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? You will have access to download your sites raw logs.
    Raw Log Manager
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? The referrer log will tell you what sites your traffic is coming from.
    Referrer Logs
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? The error log will tell you if anyone is getting errors and where.
    Error Logs
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • ? This function will show the last 300 people that have accessed your site.
    Latest Visitors Stats
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
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