Here is an interesting infographic of the top 10 web hosting companies in the world, measured by market share. According to the data, nearly 52% of the world’s websites are hosted by a US-based company. Click on the image twice to enlarge to full size.
The list was topped by two of the best in the industry: BlueHost and HostGator. I personally don’t like GoDaddy for web hosting because I’ve had bad experiences with them, although they’re OK for domain registrations. Check the directory for a longer list of my recommended web hosting companies.