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1-Site
Starting at $ 12.97 USD monthly was $26.47 buy it
3-Sites
Starting at $ 19.48 USD monthly was $39.77 buy it
Unlimited
Starting at $ 37.97 USD monthly was $77.49 buy it
Managed WordPress Hosting Features
Website Stagingyesyesyes

Create an independent clone of your website to test your site updates, plugins, themes and more before they are made live to your audience.

Backups - Daily, Automated & Easy-To-Useyesyesyes
Jetpack Personal License (Single-Domain)FREEFREEFREE

Jetpack is a powerful toolkit/plugin loaded with resources to enhance your WordPress account and site. It bundles a number of fantastic tools to help you design, secure, and grow your site. Not only does Jetpack include free backups, you also get a number of features to boost the speed and security of your website including:

  • Backups - Daily, Automated & Easy-To-Use
  • Photon Unlimited Image CDN
  • Lazy Loading Images
  • Brute Force Protection
  • Automated Spam Filtering
  • Website Stats
  • 100’s of Free WordPress Templates
We'll Migrate Your Site! - Learn More!FREEFREEFREE

Ready to love your host? It doesn't have to be a headache to move your site. In most case we'll be able to migrate your site for you for free! Just contact our Guru Crew Support team. We'll be happy to help.

Managed WordPress Updates & Patchingyesyesyes

Stay focused on your content and promoting your site. We'll make sure you get the best WordPress versions, patches and updates.

CloudFlare ServerShield (Avg. 200% Faster Page Load)FREEFREEFREE

Boost your site's performance and security for free! CloudFlare ServerShield provides a group of servers connected worldwide that automatically determines the fastest route to deliver your site to your visitors. Other benefits include

  • Increased Site Speed - Pretty cool, right?
  • Enhanced Security – CloudFlare CDN recognizes and blocks many malicious threats before they can even reach your site.
  • StopTheHacker - Additional security protection with 1-click
  • Easy Setup - Simple 1-click CDN setup from your Plesk control panel.
  • Increased Uptime - If one CDN server is unavailable, your site's traffic is automatically routed through the next nearest server.
  • Free – Other hosts charge for CDN access. Go figure!
WordPress Pre-Installed with A2 Optimizedyesyesyes

This is industry leading Managed WordPress Hosting! You don't have to worry about installing or setting up WordPress! In fact, your WordPress install comes pre-configured with our A2 Optimized setup! A2 Optimized is a result of our team of WordPress experts testing and determining the fastest, most secure WordPress settings.

6X Faster Page Loads With A2 Optimizedyesyesyes

We've ended the guesswork of how to get the fastest WordPress page loads. Thanks to testing, testing and more testing, our team has created A2 Optimized.

A2 Optimized is a WordPress plugin, exclusive to A2 Hosting customers, providing auto-configuration for your site so you get the best WordPress performance and security. With auto-optimizations like compression and caching, you can turn your focus to building your site and writing content.

24/7/365 WordPress Supportyesyesyes

Did you know both A2 Hosting and WordPress were both launched in 2003? That means our amazing 24/7/365 Guru Crew Support team have offered WordPress Hosting support since the beginning!

Have any WordPress Hosting questions? Submit a ticket. Email us. Call us. Chat with us. Wherever you are. Whenever you need us, our Guru Crew team is here to help!

We’ve hand-selected our support technicians. The Guru Crew is here to track down the solution to your WordPress Hosting questions. 

REAL WordPress Hosting Support! REAL Smart. REAL Fast. REAL WordPress Experience.

WP-CLI (Command Line WordPress Interface) Pre-Installedyesyesyes

WP-CLI is the official command line tool for WordPress. Use WP-CLI to make it even easier to run your WordPress site with A2 Hosting.

WordPress LiteSpeed Cacheyesyesyes

Communicates with your Turbo server and LSCache to statically cache your dynamic WordPress pages and greatly reduce your site's page load time

Shared Hosting Overview
Websites13UNLIMITED
Total DatabasesUNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED

Whether you want to develop with MySQL, MSSQL or both, rest assured that you data bases come fine tuned for the best performance at A2 Hosting.

RAID-10 Storage10 GB25 GB40 GB
TransferUNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED
Solid State Drive Speed Boost
(Complete SSD Solution - Your Files, OS & Database)
FREEFREEFREE

While standard hard drives can only perform hundreds of input/output operations per second, our SSDs perform thousands every second! With no moving parts and no bottlenecks, our SSDs can help your site really fly!

Some hosts claim to offer Solid State Drive Hosting but only host your OS or databases, not your files.  We use SSD for everything so you get the biggest speed boost possible That's why our SSD Hosting loads pages faster than our competition and why even we host our site on SSDs.

Turbo Server: Up To 20X Faster Page Loads - Learn More!
  • More Resources Per User
  • Fewer Users Per Server
  • Enhanced Performance Over Apache

An Aberdeen Group study shows a 1-second page load delay causes a 7% decrease in conversion rates, 16% decrease in visitor satisfaction and 11% fewer page views. Don't fall victim to a slow host.

Our Turbo servers provide a drop-in Apache replacement that load pages up to 20X faster page loads compared to standard hosting. What makes our Turbo servers so fast?

  • Fewer users per server
  • A2 Optimized - Powered By APC/OPcache & Turbo Cache
  • Uses less CPU and memory than Apache
  • Handles connections faster and more efficiently
  • Provides enhanced stability

Learn more about how our Turbo Servers can make your site fly!

Free SSL Certificate (HTTPS via Let's Encrypt)yesyesyes

A2 Hosting has partnered with Let’s Encrypt to provide you with free and automated SSL Certificates for enhanced website security and protection. Let's Encrypt gives websites trusted HTTPS for an encrypted connection. Best of all, Let's Encrypt protection is setup automatically for your domain by default! It's a no click SSL Certificate configuration!

Perpetual Securityyesyesyes

Our proactive protection against malicious hackers and security threats! Our Perpetual Security is unrelenting and constant hosting protection, squashing threats before they potentially develop into something larger. Main Perpetual Security features:

  • KernelCare - Daily, Automatic & Rebootless Kernel Updates
  • Dual Web Hosting Firewall
  • Brute Force Defense
  • Virus Scanning
  • Server Hardening
  • 24/7/365 Security Monitoring
Hassle-Free Anytime Money Back Guaranteeyesyesyes

Risk Free. Hassle Free. Worry Free.

We've got a lot of cool features we want you to try. So do it! Try us risk free! If you decide we're not the right host for you, just cancel your account and we'll give you a full refund within 30-days or a prorated refund for your unused service after 30-days. It's that easy! That's unlike other hosts where once you've tried their service and want a refund, you're out of luck.

24/7/365 Guru Crew Supportyesyesyes

REAL Hosting Support! REAL Smart. REAL Fast. REAL Experience.

Submit a ticket. Email us. Call us. Chat with us. Wherever you are. Whenever you need us, 24/7/365.

We’re here for you! We're here for you at 3:00 AM, when the ball drops on New Years Eve or even on February 29th.

We’ve hand-selected our support technicians. The Guru Crew is here to track down the solution to your hosting questions. Whether you need advanced PHP Hosting support or have a question about how to get your blog set up, the Guru Crew is here.

5-Star Average - 23500+ Third Party Verified Reviewsyesyesyes

Read what our customers have to say about us before you purchase!

BBB Accredited Business - A+ Ratedyesyesyes

At A2 Hosting, we have the highest possible rating with the Better Business Bureau!

Plan Resources
Email Addresses (Included Free!)UNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED

Access your e-mail the way you want. Want POP3 or IMAP? You got it! Prefer to use webmail? You can use that as well from your hosting control panel!

A2 Optimized Site Accelerator - Pre-Configured Site Caching
  • Powered by Turbo Cache
  • Powered by APC/OPcache
  • Powered by Memcached
yesyesyes

Our exclusive A2 Optimized Site Acccelerator is a cPanel plugin providing pre-configured caching for your applications from a single interface for even faster page loads. Caching options include:

  • Turbo Cache - The entire HTML contents of a page is stored by Turbo Cache and served without running PHP for up to 20X faster page loads.
  • OPcache/APC – Tests show OPcache can cut PHP page response time in half. OPcache comes pre-configured with PHP 5.5 and later version. APC is available on earlier PHP versions.
  • Memcached - Increases the speed of your MySQL databases by keeping your most important data in memory for quicker retrieval.
Cores2 x 2.43 x 2.44 x 2.4
Physical Memory2 GB3 GB4 GB
Virtual Memory8 GB12 GB16 GB
A2 Optimized WordPress - Pre-Configured For Security & Performance
Built In Caching For Accelerated Speedyesyesyes
ReCaptcha on WordPress Login Page & Commentsyesyesyes
SSH & FTP Accessyesyesyes
Unique Login URL For Enhanced Securityyesyesyes
Use Any WordPress Pluginyesyesyes
Automatic A2 Optimized Updatesyesyesyes
High Speed SwiftServer Features
Server Location:
  • USA-Michigan
yesyesyes
CloudFlare Free CDN (Avg. 200% Faster Page Load)FREEFREEFREE

Boost your site's performance and security for free! Our CDN is a group of servers connected worldwide that automatically determines the fastest route to deliver your site to your visitors. Our CDN Benefits

  • Increased Site Speed - Pretty cool, right?
  • Enhanced Security – CloudFlare CDN recognizes and blocks many malicious threats before they can even reach your site.
  • Free Universal SSL - Help keep your visitors safer with free SSL!
  • Easy Setup - Simple 1-click CDN setup.
  • Increased Uptime - If one CDN server is unavailable, your site's traffic is automatically routed through the next nearest server.
  • Free – Other hosts charge for CDN access. Go figure!
CloudFlare Basic - Faster Mobile SpeedAvailableAvailableAvailable

Add all the features of our free CDN including increased site speed, enhanced security and increased uptime as well as the following benefits to your account:

Auto-Optimization with Mirage - Quickly produces a usable page for all devices by displaying a full page to start interacting with, then fills in the rest of the page without disrupting your visitor's experience.

Free Universal SSL - Help keep your visitors safer with free SSL!

Auto-Configured – No control panels to log into or buttons to click to get started. CloudFlare Basic comes pre-Installed.

CloudFlare Plus - Faster Mobile Speed, SSL & MoreAvailableAvailableAvailable

Add all the features of our free CDN including increased site speed, enhanced security and increased uptime as well as the following benefits to your account:

Free Universal SSL - Help keep your visitors safer with free SSL!

Mobile Optimization with Mirage & Polish - Quickly produces a usable page for mobile devices by displaying a full page for to start interacting, then fills in the rest of the page without disrupting the visitor's experience.

Auto-Configured – No control panels to log into or buttons to click. CloudFlare  comes pre-installed.

SPDY Support – According to Google, web pages load up to 64% faster with SPDY protocol than with HTTP alone.

Anycast DNSyesyesyes

With our Anycast DNS solution, DNS records are duplicated across A2 Hosting's global network ultimately bringing them closer to your visitors. Anycast DNS increases performance when your site is visited by offering quicker response times, lowering latency and increasing redundancy.

Railgun Optimizer (Up To 143% Faster HTML Load Times!)$0.98/mo
$0.98/mo
$0.98/mo

Not only will you get up to 143% faster HTML load times with Railgun, our SSDs load pages up to 300% faster than standard hard drives! With Railgun turned on, you'll also get the added benefit of Cloudflare's content delivery network! With Cloudflare, your website loads up to 200% faster for your visitors.

HTTP/2yesyesyes

HTTP/2 provides significantly faster page load times than HTTP because of its ability to deliver more HTTP requests at once and prioritize those requests. HTTP/2 delivers files 20%-30% faster than HTTP. Based on Google's SPDY project, HTTP/2 actually marks the first major HTTP update since 1999!

SPDYyesyesyes

SPDY is a Google developed protocol designed to deliver website content both faster and more securely. While SPDY is available with your A2 Hosting account, Google has announced SPDY will be replaced by HTTP/2.

Edge Side Includes (ESI)yesyesyes

With ESI, you no longer have to designate an entire page as non-cacheable just because one portion cannot be cached. Instead you can easily designate portions of your page to be cached (or not cached) with ESI. This is significant especially for sites created by applications like Magento or WordPress.

10 Gb/s Redundant Networkyesyesyes
12 Core Server Minimumyesyesyes
64 GB RAM Server Minimumyesyesyes
Free Jetpack Personal License (Single-Domain)
Backups - Daily, Automated & Easy-To-Useyesyesyes
Photon Unlimited Image CDNyesyesyes

An image acceleration and editing service designed to make your site's images load even faster for your visitors!

Lazy Loading Imagesyesyesyes

Increases you site's performance by automatically delaying the loading of media on your posts and pages until your visitors scroll down to where they appear on the page.

Brute Force Protectionyesyesyes

Keeps your site safe by blocking unwanted login attempts from malicious botnets and distributed attacks.

Automated Spam Filteringyesyesyes

Protects your site from being bombared with spam content

Website Statsyesyesyes

Gets clear and concise stats about your visitors and traffic so you can make actionable decisions on how to improve your site.

100’s of Free WordPress Templatesyesyesyes
Ultra Reliable Hosting
99.9% Uptime Commitment (Ultra-Reliable Hosting)yesyesyes

Our servers are fast. They're also reliable. We understand if your site is down, your visitors can’t purchase from you. They can’t find your contact information. They can’t read your new blog post. The bottom line is downtime means lost opportunity. We get it.

Our 24/7/365 support staff includes expert system admins hard at work ensuring your server runs at its peak. We employ our industry's best practices, feature servers in the best data centers and make sure your server includes the latest security patches. That's why we can commit to your site being up over 99.9% of the time.

CloudLinux OSyesyesyes

Our supercharged version of the CentOS operating system is specifically designed to meet a site's growing needs. With its unheralded ability to isolate and control resource spikes, CloudLinux provides superior site availability

24/7 Network Monitoringyesyesyes
Quadruple Redundant Networkyesyesyes

Even if one, two or even three of our US data center links were to go down, you would remain connected! Our multiple global transit carriers include:

  • 10G Level 3
  • 10G CenturyLink/Saavis
  • 10G Cogent
  • 2.5G Comcast
Balanced Number of Accounts on Each Serveryesyesyes
Redundant Power (UPS/Diesel Generator)yesyesyes
Expertly Tuned Serversyesyesyes
Domains & IP Addresses
Websites13UNLIMITED
SubdomainsUNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED
Parked DomainUNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED
Addon Domainsno2UNLIMITED
Option To Host On Free A2 Hosting Subdomainyesyesyes
Dedicated IP Address$1.96/mo
$1.96/mo
$1.96/mo
ID Protection OptionAvailableAvailableAvailable
DNS ManagementFREEFREEFREE
Email - Included FREE With Hosting Account!
Email Addresses (Included Free!)UNLIMITEDUNLIMITEDUNLIMITED

Access your e-mail the way you want. Want POP3 or IMAP? You got it! Prefer to use webmail? You can use that as well from your hosting control panel!

POP3 / POP3-SSLyesyesyes
IMAP / IMAP-SSLyesyesyes
SMTP / SMTP-SSLyesyesyes
Webmailyesyesyes
Spam Protectionyesyesyes
Control Panel
Plesk Control Panelyesyesyes

Plesk's attractive and intuitive interface makes it a breeze to manage your hosting account. Easily manage your domains, files, email, databases and more all from within your Plesk control panel.

Easy Web-Based File Manageryesyesyes
Multilingual Supportyesyesyes
WordPress Toolkityesyesyes

Manage multiple WordPress sites from a central interface. Apply changes to all your WordPress installs with a single click, run security scans and auto-harden your sites with a single click.

eCommerce Features
SSL Certificates Available (HTTPS)yesyesyes

When you need an SSL Certificate, A2 Hosting is your host. We've got you covered whether you need to secure a single site, require a Wild Card SSL or an advanced option. Choose from our selection of affordable SSL Certificates in addition to our free Let's Encrypt SSL option. Our around-the-clock support staff will be happy to help you with the install of your SSL Certificate.

Available Instant Merchant Account ID (US Only)yesyesyes

A2 Hosting, Inc. and e-onlinedata have partnered to offer you the highest quality Credit Card Processing and Payment Gateway services. E-onlinedata specializes in Merchant Accounts for Internet, Mail Order/Phone Order, Retail and Auction businesses.

E-onlinedata features instant activation of your Merchant ID - as soon as you submit your account to them via their user friendly Online Application, they issue your live Merchant ID instantly and your search is over! Learn more.

PayPal Merchant Accounts Availableyesyesyes

Use PayPal to accept money on your website! Sign up now for your PayPal merchant account!

Statistics
Access to Raw Log Filesyesyesyes
Webalizer Visitor Statisticsyesyesyes
AWStatsyesyesyes
Website Statisticsyesyesyes
Website Promotion & Freebies
Bing/Yahoo Ad Creditsyesyesyes

Get a jumpstart on promoting your website! Get your ad credits now!

Site Listed In Google In 24 Hours w/ Attractayesyesyes

Want your site to be listed in Google within 24-hours? Just log into your cPanel account and click the Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Tools menu to get started with Attracta! Attracta includes: 

  • An easy to use SEO dashboard
  • An XML sitemap
  • Immediate submission to Google, Yahoo!, Bing and Ask.
  • Submission to Google, Yahoo! and Bing's local search engines.
  • Broken links report (Because search engines hate broken link
iContact Email Marketing TrialFREEFREEFREE

Create, send, and track your emails and newsletters with the award winning iContact email marketing solution.

Package Price Summary

Term Promo Price Promo Total Promo Discount Term Discount Total Discount Recurring Total
monthly $15.97/mo $15.97 51% 0% 50% $32.59 GET 1-Site
annually $13.97/mo $167.64 51% 12% 57% $342.12 GET 1-Site
biennially $12.97/mo $311.29 51% 18% 60% $635.28 GET 1-Site
Term Promo Price Promo Total Promo Discount Term Discount Total Discount Recurring Total
monthly $26.97/mo $26.97 51% 0% 50% $55.04 GET 3-Sites
annually $24.97/mo $299.64 51% 7% 54% $611.52 GET 3-Sites
biennially $19.48/mo $467.64 51% 27% 64% $954.36 GET 3-Sites
Term Promo Price Promo Total Promo Discount Term Discount Total Discount Recurring Total
monthly $40.97/mo $40.97 51% 0% 50% $83.61 GET Unlimited
annually $38.97/mo $467.64 51% 4% 53% $954.36 GET Unlimited
biennially $37.97/mo $911.28 51% 7% 54% $1859.76 GET Unlimited

Choose one of our fine-tuned Compare Managed WordPress Hosting solutions!

1-Site

Starting at $12.97 USD monthly (was $26.47)
  • Website
  • 10 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Transfer
  • Free SSL, SSD & CDN
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • Powered by Plesk
  • Site Staging
  • Easy, Automated Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • Anytime Money Back Guarantee
Use code: WPRESS

Unlimited

Starting at $37.97 USD monthly (was $77.49)
  • Unlimited Websites
  • 40 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Transfer
  • Free SSL, SSD & CDN
  • Turbo (Up To 20X Faster)
  • Powered by Plesk
  • Site Staging
  • Easy, Automated Backups
  • Free Jetpack Personal License
  • Anytime Money Back Guarantee
Use code: WPRESS

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We listened to the WordPress community, WordPress users and our customers to design the ultimate Managed WordPress Hosting solution.

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Our goal isn't to win awards. Our goal is to offer the best web host solutions that are both blazing fast and ultra-reliable. Even so, we're still extremely proud of our team's accomplishments! Since our launch in 2003, their hard work has helped us earn recognition and accolades as the top hosting provider in the industry. 

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