cPanel Hosting Cheat Sheet

Cheat sheet: Web Hosting

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Carlin Gibbs

Web Hosting that scales with your needs. Enjoy unmetered bandwidth, superior performance, and nimble load times.

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Build your client's site quickly on a platform you can trust.

GoDaddy’s Web Hosting is for web designers and developers who need to launch and grow a web presence that can scale with their client’s evolving business needs. GoDaddy’s Web Hosting is a cost-effective, easy-to-deploy solution that allows multiple sites to “share” server resources and delivers secure, reliable performance.

Unmetered bandwidth ensures that traffic spikes won’t impact monthly costs.

As site visitors grow, upgrade your tier to increase your disk space, RAM and processing speeds — and ensure visitors get the exceptional web experience they expect.

Free domain with annual plan
Available Websites1UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Available Subdomains25UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Storage100 GBUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Unmetered Bandwidth





FTP users5050UnlimitedUnlimited
MySQL Databases (1GB each)1025UnlimitedUnlimited
MSSQL Databases





Concurrent connection limit115115140165
Inodes (file and folder limit)250k250k250k250k
RAM512 MB512 MB1 GB2GB
Entry processes100100125150
Database backup/restore





Direct database access





Compatible with Website back up (paid option)





cPanel Mailboxes100500UnlimitedUnlimited
I/O10,240 kbs/s10,240 kbs/s10,240 kbs/s10,240 kbs/s
Premium DNS





SSL Certificates — —First year freeAuto SSL
Free Microsoft 365 Stater Mailboxes2355

Smart specs and web hosting features. 

Each Web Hosting plan comes with the intuitive cPanel interface to access and manage the web hosting features and settings you need to support sites and web applications.

On-demand resources scale as needed — without busting the bank.

Take your site to the next level with fast and reliable cPanel:

  • One-click Web Hosting plan upgrades add more CPU, RAM, entry processes and I/O
  • Effortless hosting for multiple domains within a single account
  • Stats dashboard helps you monitor resource performance
  • External and alias domains support
  • Unlimited site and storage options
  • 1 free domain for all annual plans
  • Premium DNS management features
  • 256-bit encrypted email privacy and protection
  • Version support for PHP 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1 and MYSQL 5.7

Choose from over 150 free server-side applications to develop and customize a website, including WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Python, PHP and CloudLinux OS

Automated SSL security & cert renewals. 

Forget about SSL costs. Upgrade to our Web Hosting Maximum plan to enjoy free, unlimited AutoSSL and ensure every website on your account has a valid DV certificate for strong encryption. New SSL certificates are automatically requested and assigned upon expiry, guaranteeing protection for all your sites.

Upgradable resources with a single click. 

Upgrading your Web Hosting plan is simple. On-demand resources mean that if you outgrow your current plan, one-click upgrades let you add resources to your tier for more CPU, memory, entry processes and I/O whenever you need it.

To better understand the specs that we provide, you can also compare the best web hosting providers on the market today. Our comparison page provides an overview of specs, cost and features offered by the leading web hosting providers.

Support from knowledgeable professionals. 

Our experts love to help. With award-winning support, our team is only a call, ticket or chat away.

More time = happier clients

When you use The Hub from GoDaddy Pro, suddenly there’s more time in your day to focus on what matters most. Forget about juggling admin tasks. Reclaim your time and use it to make clients feel like the center of your universe.

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