The Largest Web Hosting Companies
Are you wondering what the largest web hosting companies in the world are? Even though the largest web hosting companies are not (necessarily) the cheapest hosting companies or the best hosting companies, they are still used by many people from all around the globe. The following chart represents that largest web hosting companies according to market share.
As you can see, Wild West Domains far surpasses the other companies on this list. Even though more people have probably heard of Host Gator than Wild West Domains, this company still takes the majority of the market share. Why is that? Wild West Domains offers cheap web hosting with a number of different web hosting packages to select from. This particular web hosting companies also happen to be worldwide, which really makes a difference. When most people think of big hosting companies, they tend to think of North American companies, though there are many other companies throughout the globe worth considering.
If you aren't sure what to look for when searching for a web hosting company, make sure to take a look at the many articles listed on our site. We offer various articles that explain how to search for a web hosting company, what to look for and the best way to find the right hosting package for the amount of money that you want to spend.
The information included in the above pie chart comes from a company called Web Hosting.info. This site ranks web hosting companies and domain registrars according to market share and user percentage. Does the size of a web hosting company matter? It all depends on what you are looking for. For most companies and individuals, the size of a hosting company makes little difference. But, some people (especially if you are backing a startup) should search for a niche hosting company instead. Take a look at my interview with Peter Pollack to see what he has to say about the size of a web hosting company.
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