Managed WordPress with the IONOS Setup Assistant

For Managed WordPress installations

The IONOS Assistant gives you a quick introduction to WordPress with selected themes and plugins.

Learn how to set up Managed WordPress with the IONOS Assistant.

Step 1

Log in to the admin area of your WordPress installation. You can go directly to the login page by adding /wp-admin/ to your domain name (e.g.

Step 2

When you log in for the first time, the assistant will start automatically.

To access it again later, click Assistant in the WordPress Menu.

Step 3

Select the desired website type on the left, for example Blog.

The IONOS WordPress Assistant offers an optimized selection of themes and plugins for every type of website. You can choose a different type of website at any time.

Step 4

Select the desired design by clicking Install in the corresponding tile.

The Assistant installs the design together with a preselection of plugins.

Step 5

The Customizer is then opened automatically, allowing you to adjust additional design settings and colors. To return to the dashboard, click the X in the upper left corner.

You can access the customizer later via the dashboard under Design.