Dedicated server package details:

Dedicated Plan 1

Operating system pre-installed on the server.
CPU brand and type of the server.
Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz
Disk space:
Amount of storage space available on the server.
Available RAM size on the server.
Internet bandwidth transfer limit.
Physical location of the data center.
Utah, USA
One-time setup fee the hosting provider charges.
Whether the hosting provider can manage the server for you.
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Company Info:
Company title:
The public name of the company.
WestHost Inc.
Company description:
A short description of this company.
Offers web hosting, dedicated servers, e-commerce, shopping carts and web marketing tips.
Company ownership type.
Privately Held
Estimated annual revenue of this company.
$1 - 10M ($5,000,000 estimated) Ranked 41 at HostMonk
Estimated number of employees of this company.
0 - 25 (15 estimated) Ranked 57 at HostMonk
Owned domains:
List of other domain names that are owned by the same owner as this site.,,,,,,,,,
Number of public contacts listed at
2 contacts at Jigsaw
Jigsaw company details:
Description of this company available at

Begun in 1998, WestHost has had a singular goal to provide the most powerful, secure Web hosting environment in the world at an affordable price. Since that first day, we have provided hosting for clients all around the world. We have maintained ourselves as a leader in the Web hosting industry by keeping to that original goal providing the best technology available with exceptional customer support. The work ethic and integrity that established our business has paid off with many industry awards and happy customers.

With a large client base comes a diverse range of Web hosting requirements. We have tailored our company around these needs by providing flexible and scalable services. These services include Shared Web Hosting, Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Servers, Reseller Hosting, Domain Registration, E-commerce Tools, Web design, and Merchant Account solutions.

In 2008 the UK2 Group, a large worldwide Web hosting provider, expanded its global presence with the acquisition of WestHost. By leveraging the combined power of multiple hosting companies under the UK2 Group umbrella, we are able to provide our customers with an exceptional Web experience at affordable rates.

Our efforts and focus are always directed to our clients and their needs. We will continue to maintain ourselves as a low-cost, complete Web hosting provider, while maintaining a solid infrastructure, secure environment, unfailing and redundant connection, and superior 24/7 client support.

Site Info:
Online since:
The date the domain of this site was first registered.
Alexa traffic rank:
A measure of the site's popularity. The rank is calculated using a combination of average daily visitors and pageviews over the past 3 months. The site with the highest combination of visitors and pageviews is ranked #1.
Alexa traffic rank in US:
A measure of the site's popularity in US. The rank is calculated using a combination of average daily visitors and pageviews from users from US over the past 3 months. The site with the highest combination of visitors and pageviews is ranked #1 in US.
Unique monthly visitors:
The Unique Visitors metric only counts a person once no matter how many times they visit a site in a given month. Unique Visitors are typically used to determine how popular a site is.
32,943 ( Ranked 24 at HostMonk
Sites linking in:
Average load time:
Median website load time and percent of known sites that are slower.
1.334 Seconds, 45% of the sites are faster Ranked 24 at HostMonk
Site categories:
Up to 3 DMOZ (Open Directory) categories for the specified site.
Web Design and Development/Hosting
Contact Info:
Twitter profile:
Name and description of the official Twitter profile of this company.
WestHost (5271 followers)
"Since 1998, WestHost has been an affordable Web hosting provider of low cost internet services, and viewed as a leader in the Web hosting industry."
Ranked 13 at HostMonk
Physical address of this company.
200 N Spring Creek Pkwy, Providence, UT 84332, US
200 N Spring Creek Pkwy, Providence, UT 84332, US
Official phone number of this company.
+1 435 755 3449
Official fax number of this company.
+1 435 755 3449
Official email:
Official email address of this company.
Terms of service:
Link to the "Terms of service" page published by this hosting provider.
User Reviews:
There are no user reviews for WestHost.
Blog posts
Recent posts from WestHost blog:
1 Million Sold
Jul 03, 2014
This week, the world of web addresses hit a milestone. One million of the newly-released web endings, aka gTLDs, have now been sold. Here’s why… Pull a party popper, this week is a big week in Internet history. In the past few days, sales of the new web address endings, which have been put on […]
Understanding Domains and DNS
Jun 18, 2014
Hayden Smith reveals what happens behind the scenes of a web address… Despite domain names and DNS being something that everyone online uses every day, a large quantity of people don’t understand what the terms really mean. To most, DNS is just part of the background magic that keeps the Internet working. So, for this […]
5 Reasons Why Your Website Is Slow
Jun 05, 2014
According to Google, a website is deemed ‘admirable’ if the content can load in 1.5 seconds or less. This can be a struggle if your site is loaded with content, text, videos, and flash drives. A survey taken by says that nearly half of all web users expect a page to load in two […]
Finding the Perfect Domain Name [Infographic]
May 07, 2014
Finding a domain can be stressful, we’ve created this flowchart to guide you through the process. ?
May the 4th be with You [Star Wars Infographic]
May 02, 2014
Happy Star Wars Day! To celebrate, a group of our employees has carefully watched the original trilogy and calculated the often mocked accuracy of Stormtroopers. Why do you think Stormtroopers are such terrible shots? Embed Code
Securing Your Site Against Spammers
May 01, 2014
Have you noticed your site getting bogged down or notice your hitting resource limits and not sure why? While there could be many causes, our support teams do occasionally find that a site has been compromised by spammers. Often, hackers will infect your site and use your server to send spam. Preventing your server from […]
Which CMS Should I Use? [Infographic]
Apr 22, 2014
More and more websites are being built using content management systems (CMS), but which one is right for you? We’ve put together this infographic to give you an overview of the big 3; WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal. Embed Code:
Why Backups Are Important [Infographic]
Apr 18, 2014
We all know we should backup our personal computer files, especially pictures, but what about backing-up your website?
Study Reveals Bing Delivers Five Times More Malware Sites Than Google
Apr 15, 2014
A study by the AV-TEST Institute, a German antivirus security firm, revealed that despite the best efforts of search engine operators such as Google and Bing to prevent delivering malware sites, some infected websites are still able to avoid these search bots. The AV-TEST study showed that Bing supposedly returns five times more malware sites […]
How To Deal With HeartBleed
Apr 10, 2014
Over the past 48 hours, the HeartBleed bug has lived up to its name and made hearts across America beat faster. The reason? HeartBleed is the name for a vulnerability that’s been found on certain versions of OpenSSL – a software that’s used by web servers world wide. Generally speaking, the software is used by […]
March Madness: Bracket Secrets from the WestHost Team
Apr 04, 2014
We already described the unique bracket filling website coded up by one of our programming geniuses. Today we thought we’d speak with several employees to learn their methods for bracket greatness. We start with Cameron, the developer behind the bracket predictor. Here is what he says about his program and its success: “My program basically […]
Does Your WordPress Need a Tune-up?
Mar 26, 2014
If you have ever owned a car, you know that regular maintenance is required to keep things running smoothly. Much like your vehicle, your WordPress site also requires tweaking and adjustments to remain in top shape. Keep Applications and Content Up to Date Like taking your car in for an oil change, you need to […]
March Madness: How To Cheat At Brackets
Mar 19, 2014
In Back to the Future 2, bad-guy Biff uses a sports almanac from the future to place sure-thing bets on sporting games in his present. At WestHost, we might not have an almanac, but we do have the next best thing… The NCAA March Madness Predictor is an example of the power of programming. Created […]
3 Boosters To WordPress Security
Feb 28, 2014
You can’t wrap your website up in cotton wool, but you can protect it in other ways, especially if you use WordPress. Just like your car, your handbag, and your house, your website can be a target for criminals. Make sure the welcome mat isn’t rolled out for them when they come around, by following […]
The Internet is Changing Big in 2014 [Infographic]
Feb 19, 2014
Have you ever come up with the perfect URL only to find that .COM is taken? 2014 is bringing the release of over 700 new domain extensions. With these new domains, anyone can find the right URL for their online brand. The internet is about to change forever and here is why | Create Infographics
New Domains Added Every Week at WestHost
Feb 14, 2014
By now you are familiar with .com, .org, and .net. You may even have heard of .info or .mobi. But how about .guru, .photographer, .sexy, and .lol? This year marks a dramatic increase in the number of domains available. With over 700 new additions, you have more options than ever for branding your site. New […]
Who’s Using Joomla?
Feb 11, 2014
Jason Stevens has a nosy-in on who’s using Joomla and discovers it doesn’t take much snooping to get results.  Joomla doesn’t keep secrets when it comes to its users. The content management system declares on its website that it’s used by giants like ebay and Ikea. But now they’ve gone one step further. is […]
What’s Klout All About?
Feb 06, 2014
Barak Obama’s is 99 and Justin Bieber’s is 92. Pretty much anyone who’s active online can have a Klout score. But why would you want one? According to the online marketing agency Maccabee, as many as 40 million photos are shared on Instagram every day, and Twitter clocks up an average of 500 million tweets […]
Power Trip – The Challenge of Supercomputing
Jan 30, 2014
When the word ‘supercomputer’ is uttered, it’s easy to envision a gigantic, alien device, composed of back to the future-style technology. After all, these devices are used in the fields of quantum mechanics, climate research, and oil exploration. But there are a few things you might not know about these specialized appliances. While modern supercomputers […]
How To Use a htaccess File To Improve Security
Jan 24, 2014
Hypertext Access, commonly known as htaccess, is a configuration file that controls the directory it is placed in, and all the subdirectories underneath it. It is a powerful tool for manipulating and configuring sites. A webmaster can use it to redirect pages and password protect directories. Here are some of the techniques to protect your […]
Information sources: Alexa Jigsaw