Python hosting providers

Looking for specialized Python hosting providers? Python programming language is now widely used and there are lots of high level applications and websites being created using it. Here are some options for your python based website or application

Python Anywhere
Python anywhere is a popular hosting option and you can get started for free. Their basic plan (limited to one application only, low CPU bandwidth) gives you access to machines with a full Python environment installed. Upgraded customized plans start at $5/month and based on features goes upto 500$ per month. All paid plans also offers 30-day money-back guarantee. Visit

Heroku is a build, run and scale cloud hosting option which allows you to pay as you grow. This means that the pricing is based on resources you use. Each unit of computing power on Heroku is called Dyno and you are charged based on how many Dyno your application uses. They offer PostgreSQL as the primary database which is offered as a fully managed service as well. Check their pricing calculator to get more details.

A Small Orange (Green Hosting)
A Small Orange’s is a green environment friendly hosting company with various shared, VPS and dedicated hosting plans and offers PHP, Perl, Python scripts support along with MySQL database access. Visit A Small Orange

Openshift by RedHat is another cloud hosting option for python applications. OpenShift gives you options to deploy and run Python applications using your favorite frameworks and databases. ie: Tornado server running Django and backed by MySQL Or Flask and MongoDB? For testing and development they have a free plan ( upto 3 gears ), for upgraded application they have bronze ans silver plans costing upto 20$ per month. Visit OpenShift

Digital Ocean
Digital ocean is a simple cloud hosting built for developers. Their basic plans starts from $5 per month and highest plan goes upto $640/month. All their plans offers Solid-State Drives (SSD), DNS Management, Private Networking & 99.99% Uptime SLA. DigitalOcean calls its virtual servers, droplets; each droplet that you spin up is a new virtual server for your personal use. Digital Ocean do not provide Windows-based servers Visit Digital Ocean

Web Faction
WebFaction provides 512MB application memory, 100 GB memory space along with a 600GB bandwidth, though upgrade options are available. The pricing is $8.50/month (paid yearly) or $9.50/month (paid monthly) with 60-day money back guarantee. They support Python, Django and offers full SSH access. Also eye catching is WebFaction’s developer tools & application library which includes Git, Subversion, Bazaar, Mercurial, Trac, Redmine and more. Visit WebFaction

Django Europe is a Switzerland based hosting provider offering dedicated Django based hosting, specifically targeting european users. Their basic package costs 5 Euros/month & provides a customer with 200MB RAM & 6GB disk space. PHP/Apache can be installed using web interface as well. Their servers are located in Germany and France and they also offer 30 Days Money-Back-Guarantee. Visit

App Fog
AppFog supports Python & Python Flask based application with various database combinations such as MySql, MongoDB and PostgreSQL etc. They also offer a free plan. Their basic plan starts from $20 per month and they offer various features with their plans like One-click setup of MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis and RabbitMQ services and Scalable architecture with built-in caching and load balancing. Visit AppFog

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