Reuters/Ipsos survey shows web hosting is getting harder for small businesses and consumers to afford.
The online marketplace provider reported an average of $12.65 per month for web hosting at a time when the average cost of hosting a web site is $1.25 per month.
That is up from $8.00 in February.
The median price per month in April was $5.38, while the average price in July was $6.25.
The survey also found that the average number of websites per user in the U.S. increased to 24.6 per million people from 19.6 million in February, while it was down 1.5 percent from June.