What are some alternatives?
When comparing uHost and Linode, you can also consider the following products
Infinity Free - Infinity Free is a free web hosting company. You can 3 websites for free.
DigitalOcean - Simplifying cloud hosting. Deploy an SSD cloud server in 55 seconds.
Ktm Web Hosting - Ktmwebhosting provide Professional Webhosting for free.
Vultr - VULTR Global Cloud Hosting - Brilliantly Fast SSD VPS Cloud Servers. 100% KVM Virtualization
000webhost - Zero cost website hosting with PHP, MySQL, Cpanel & no ads!
Microsoft Azure - Windows Azure and SQL Azure enable you to build, host and scale applications in Microsoft datacenters.