Welcome to Canvas Host

Canvas Host provides small business web hosting, WordPress website design, domain registration, and email hosting services to customers worldwide. We're a progressive company with down-to-earth values designed around your real-world hosting needs.

Our office and data facility are located at the Pittock Block in the heart of Portland, Oregon. A certified B Corporation, we operate on triple bottom line principles. We purchase locally-produced renewable wind and geothermal energy and support local non-profits and causes like neighborhood tree planting. We invite you to learn how we're different from the rest.

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On incremental overage fees for hosting services

Dear Customers, This week, I had the opportunity to chat with a customer who wanted to know why we limit our plans with quotas on both space and bandwidth but do not offer “overage fees”…. Read more

Andvari, our first web server: A small machine with big dreams

All dreams begin with that spark of inspiration. Ten years ago, our company embraced that spark. For several years leading up to that moment, we’d leased servers from large, national hosting providers, and while the… Read more

Is your website mobile friendly? Google is about to make you care.

Normally, I don’t start a blog post by quoting another blog, but here goes: “Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches… Read more