Managed WordPress Hosting

Create your site with AI, we manage the rest

  • Stress-free, no matter your skill level with easy AI tools
  • Fully customizable with themes and plugins
  • Hassle-free updating and less admin
Starting at$4/month
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Managed WordPress

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1 website

25 GB of SSD storage

AI website creation

AI chatbot

Add-on library

1 email address

Free domain

Free SSL

SiteAnalytics

Automatic updates

Malware scanning

$55 credit to use on Fiverr


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1 website

50 GB of SSD storage

AI website creation

AI chatbot

Add-on library

5 email addresses

Free domain

Free SSL

SiteAnalytics

Automatic updates

Malware scanning

Caching plugin

Jetpack Backup

$55 credit to use on Fiverr


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1 website

75 GB of SSD storage

AI website & content creation

AI chatbot

Add-on library

10 email addresses

Free domain

Free SSL

SiteAnalytics Plus

Automatic updates

Malware scanning & repair

Caching plugin

Jetpack Backup

$55 credit to use on Fiverr

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Optimized for WordPress

Websites included

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Platform technology

Shared Linux hosting (isolated, managed)

Shared Linux hosting (isolated, managed)

Shared Linux hosting (isolated, managed)

Storage space

25 GB

50 GB

75 GB

Storage technology

SSD

SSD

SSD

Database size

Standard (2 GB, 18 user limit)

Standard (2 GB, 18 user limit)

Standard (2 GB, 18 user limit)

Database type

MariaDB

MariaDB

MariaDB

Automatic updates

PHP versions

8.1

8.1

8.1

Traffic

Unlimited

Unlimited

Unlimited

Free domain for 1 year

1

1

1

Subdomains

10,000

10,000

10,000

Wildcard SSL certificates included

1 SSL (DV)

1 SSL (DV)

1 SSL (DV)

2 GB email accounts

1

5

10

SiteAnalytics

Basic

Basic

Plus

WordPress Assistant

Performance

Performance Level

Performance Level 3

Performance Level 4

Performance Level 5

PHP memory limit

640

768

768

PHP with OPCache

Caching plugin

HTTP/2

gzip

RAM

Up to 9 GB (shared)

Up to 15 GB (shared)

Up to 20 GB (shared)

Security

Malware protection

Scan

Scan

Scan & Repair

DDoS protection

Georedundant data centers

Daily backups

Jetpack Backup Daily

12 months free

12 months free

Anti-phishing and anti-spam filters

For developers

Unlimited SFTP accounts

SSH

WP-CLI

.htaccess

Domain API

git

iPv6 ready

Cron jobs

SSI

Customer service

24/7 support

Help Center

30-day money-back guarantee

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Managed WordPress you'll love to call yours

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Powered by AI

Create whole websites, images, and content just by answering a couple of questions.

Fully customizable

Get a variety of free plugins and themes. You'll find options for just about any use case, business or industry.

Fast and secure

Benefit from fast SSD storage, a free caching plugin, plus robust malware and DDoS protection.

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Worry-free updates

Update all or just parts of your WordPress software with custom­izable managed updates for better security.

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Your personal consultant

At IONOS, you have a dedicated contact person for personalized advice, tips to boost your online success, and technical support. Reach them via phone, chat and email, all at no cost to you as an IONOS customer.

Straightforward from start to finish with AI

Intuitive AI-powered tools make creating, customizing, and working with WordPress a breeze.

NEW AI FEATURE

Build your custom site in a few clicks

Answer a few questions about your site and its goals, and you’ll get a fully functional website that fits your niche in seconds.

It’s WordPress without the learning curve!

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NEW AI FEATURE

Write content and create images like a pro

Unlock the full potential of your words and images with a bit of help from AI.

NEW AI FEATURE

Customize your site to your exact needs

Pick and add page elements you need like contact forms, testimonials and more.

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On-page support whenever you need it

Get help from an AI-powered chatbot that knows your site and goals.

Own your online presence

The possibilities are almost endless with easy-to-install plugins, themes and features.

Themes for any project

Find a theme or template that matches your industry and customize it to meet your needs.

Improve and market your site

Collect reservations, schedule events, or even add your own online store with preinstalled plugins. Then use marketing tools to get found and bring in more customers — it's all up to you.

Built-in performance monitoring

Learn about your visitors with built-in analytics tools and adapt your site to make it work better for your visitors.

Enrich your wordpress with countless plugins

Managed WordPress hosting plans include

Managed WordPress

You'll get one managed WordPress site per plan. You decide if you want us to update all or parts of your website.

Free domain for the first year

With each plan, you'll get one .us, .ca, .com, .net, .org, .info, .me, .co, or .online domain name. It's free for the first year with a 12-month contract term.

Wildcard SSL certificate

Your domain includes a free Wildcard SSL certificate to protect data transfers through encryption.

Get up to 10 email accounts

Depending on the managed WordPress plan you choose, you'll get up to ten email accounts with 2 GB of storage each. They're great for promoting your website.

Malware protection by Site Scan

Site Scan scans your website for malware, threats, and other vulnerabilities, then recom­mends action if needed. Choose the Boost plan's for automatic vulnerability fixes.

30-day money-back guarantee

Try managed WordPress hosting for up to 30 days risk-free. If you're not satisfied, we'll return your money, no questions asked.

Hassle-free managed hosting for WordPress

Spend less time worrying about speed, traffic limits, security, and updates with managed WordPress.

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Unlimited traffic

We don't limit traffic or bandwidth, so you'll never have your traffic throttled or pay overage charges.

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Daily backups

Back up your website data with Jetpack. Get 12 months of free daily backups, one-click restores for one website with select plans.

Managed updates

Managed WordPress keeps your core and security software up to date, giving hackers fewer ways to access your site.

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99.98% uptime

Your site's data is backed up daily in multiple data centers so it's always available and your site stays online.

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A platform built for speed

  • Free caching plugin (with select plans)
  • OPcache
  • Gzip and http/2
  • SSD storage
  • MariaDB 10 databases
optimized for speed
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WooCommerce

Build a fully customizable online store with the world's most popular eCommerce plugin for WordPress.

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Free WordPress guide

Download "WordPress for Beginners" to learn more about setting up your site, choosing plugins and themes, embedding videos and more!

Sustainable Hosting

Sustainable hosting

Lower your carbon footprint with our managed WordPress hosting. Our servers are powered solely by renewable energy.

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Boost your online presence with Fiverr services

Purchase a WordPress plan and get a $55 credit to use on Fiverr services. Whether you're looking for a new logo, want to develop your brand identity, or need to optimize your SEO, there are pros at Fiverr ready to help.

Managed WordPress hosting — FAQs

Managed WordPress hosting is a way to get a WordPress website or blog online. Managed WordPress hosting plans usually include a certain amount of space on a server with the WordPress content management system pre-installed. The web host "manages" or takes over some or all of the admin on your WordPress website. This means they'll do software updates and maintenance on your behalf, saving you time and clicks.

The short answer is — it depends on your skill level. If you're just getting started with WordPress, fully managed WordPress hosting is the right choice. Why? Since you don't have to worry about admin, it'll give you more time to focus on your content and make it slightly easier for you to learn the ins and outs of WordPress. Choosing Managed WP hosting also means you won't risk forgetting to update your site software, keeping you better protected from malware, viruses, and other threats.

Managed WordPress hosting may not be suitable if you design websites for clients. Many web designers would rather not work with a managed WordPress site, in favor of the design freedom that an unmanaged solution offers.

Yes! Having your managed WordPress host take over updates and maintenance doesn't just save you time, it can also improve your website's security. Why? If you update your WP site yourself, there's a real possibility you'll miss a crucial security update that can protect your website from hackers.

Unlike other providers, IONOS doesn't charge more for their managed WordPress hosting service. With over 1 million websites websites hosted, you can count on us for reliable infrastructure, maintenance, and updating. You'll also get free features like a domain, an SSL certificate, email, and more with every managed WordPress plan.

Managed WordPress hosting

Managed WordPress solutions can vary considerably from one hosting provider to another, but one thing they all have in common is that the updates are taken care of by a third party. Purchasing a managed WordPress plan means you'll get WordPress core, security, and select software updates done for you. Since you don't have to do the updates manually, this can save you time and improve your website's security. However, if you choose this type of WordPress hosting, you'll be giving up control over your updates. It can also be slightly more expensive than non-managed or shared hosting.

That being said, managed WP is great for beginners and for people who'd rather not devote any time to doing what is essentially a rather routine task.

Unmanaged WordPress

If you go with a non-managed or standard WordPress hosting solution, you'll be solely responsible for updating your site yourself. This results in two main advantages:

  1. You'll get more control over your site. Professionals and website designers tend to prefer shared (unmanaged) WordPress hosting for this very reason.
  2. Unmanaged WordPress is typically less expensive than managed WordPress.

However, at IONOS, there's no extra charge for managed wordpress hosting. You pay the same monthly price for both managed and unmanaged wordpress hosting.

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