Managed WordPress

The power of WordPress — minus the hassle.

Optimized for speed, effortless updates and total reliability. Experience hosting designed specifically for WordPress.

All plans include

99.9% uptime promise and money-back guarantee
Free 24/7 support
Automatic WordPress core software and security updates
One-click migration tool
Access to thousands of free themes and plugins
For beginners: Pre-built sites and drag & drop page editor
Latest version of of PHP 7
SFTP access (Deluxe and Ultimate plans)
Free Microsoft Office 365 email for one year with the purchase of annual plan
Temporary domain name

We've got industry-leading page-load times.

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Industry-leading page load times? We’ve got ‘em.

Zoom past your competitors and impress your visitors with page load times that’ll blow their hair back.**

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Managed and automated tasks

Your hosting plan is set up with WordPress installed and ready. We back up your site nightly and keep it safe by ensuring you're always on the newest version of WordPress with all security updates applied.

Optimized for speed and performance

Our platform is built expressly for WordPress, with high-performance features like load-balanced servers and SSDs. Our clustered server environment means your site is ready for traffic spikes.

Malware scan and removal

Hackers use malware to steal your customers' info, deface your site and ruin your reputation. Our Website Security (in Ultimate plan) finds and removes malware before it does damage.

Tools to get found on Google

Our WordPress search engine optimization (SEO) plugin walks through your site and automatically handles your basic SEO needs so Google can find your site.

Daily backups with 1-click restore

We back up your site every night — files, databases, everything — and keep that version safe for a full month. Need to restore a file? Do it with just one click.

Migrate your existing site

With our auto-migration feature, you can migrate your WordPress site to us with 1 click. If you use a custom login page, our 24/7 support can walk you through it.

Custom-built WordPress themes get you online fast.

Our pre-built themes are easy to customize with a drag-and-drop editor. Just choose your industry and we’ll give you a ready-made site, complete with images. Or, make it completely your own with thousands of third-party WordPress themes and plugins to choose from.

GoDaddy Wordpress Hosting Support

The GoDaddy support team is here for you. We'll help you re-do what you un-did, answer technical questions and offer site-related advice on all things Wordpress. Just ask – we're standing by for you. 24/7/365.

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Frequently asked questions

What is WordPress?

WordPress® is a blog- and web-publishing platform that's not only easy to use, but recognized the world over as a standard in website creation. With its focus on aesthetics, web standards and usability, WordPress is an open-source platform that lets you manage everything from a small personal blog to a large commercial site with hundreds of pages. Hundreds of thousands of sites trust their online presence to WordPress - and with Managed WordPress Hosting from GoDaddy, you can too.

What is Managed WordPress Hosting?

Built on our state-of-the-art hosting, Managed WordPress Hosting from GoDaddy is the perfect solution for anyone who wants the power and simplicity of WordPress without the hassle of constant updates and technical adjustments.

More than just a simple install, WordPress is seamlessly integrated to your hosting so the moment you log in, you're able to build, edit and manage your site. We've also modified our servers specifically for WordPress, giving you a level of speed and security you can't get from a standard web hosting plan.

And of course, our award-winning support is available 24x7 to help with an questions you may have. In short, there's no easier way to build and manage a fast, secure, reliable WordPress website or blog.

How does your version of WordPress differ from other installations?

It doesn't. We start you out with the latest version of WordPress, the same one you'd download from WordPress.org. And anytime there's an update, we install it for you automatically. You never have to hassle with installing another update or worry about running an outdated or compromised version of WordPress.

Do I need to set up my database?

No. With Managed WordPress Hosting, we take care of everything so the process is as easy as possible for you. Once you've purchased your plan, you can immediately create your website or start blogging.

If I have a WordPress site hosted somewhere else, can I move it to GoDaddy?

Yes. You can migrate your site over to GoDaddy Managed WordPress in just one click. Either move it to your domain name or put it on a temporary domain, the just do a quick review and you're ready to publish.

After I purchase Managed WordPress Hosting, how do I get started?

Not sure how to create a blog or get started building your site using WordPress? Don't worry!

Your hosting plan is seamlessly connected to the latest version of WordPress, so all you need to do is log in and you can start building a site directly from your control panel. Not sure how to log in? Check "How can I access my WordPress installation?" below.

And if you ever have questions, don't hesitate to contact our award-winning 24x7 support team. Our in-house WordPress experts can guide you through creating, updating or even promoting your website or blog.

How can I access my WordPress installation?

There are several ways to log in to your WordPress website or blog.

Go to https://www.godaddy.com/?isc=cardigan, log in to "My account" and choose Managed WordPress Hosting from your list of products. Type http://coolexample.com/wp-admin, where coolexample.com is your domain name, and that will take your directly to the Admin login screen.

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