Enjoy fully managed Directus hosting choices that combine world-class support and outstanding hardware – with 99.99%+ uptime.

Basic Shared


  • 1 Domain
  • 5 GB Cloud Storage
  • 5 Email Accounts
  • 2 MySQL Databases
  • Unlimited Premium Bandwidth
  • LiteSpeed Included
  • Free SSL Certificates
  • Patchman Optional

Now as low as

$3.47*

per month

Originally $8.95/mo

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Standard Shared


  • 5 Domains
  • 20 GB Cloud Storage
  • 25 Email Accounts
  • 5 MySQL Databases
  • Unlimited Premium Bandwidth
  • LiteSpeed Included
  • Free SSL Certificates
  • Patchman Optional

Now as low as

$6.47*

per month

Originally $12.95/mo

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Professional Shared


  • Unlimited Domains
  • Unlimited Cloud Storage
  • Unlimited Email Accounts
  • Unlimited MySQL Databases
  • Unlimited Premium Bandwidth
  • LiteSpeed Included
  • Free SSL Certificates
  • Patchman Included

Now as low as

$9.97*

per month

Originally $19.95/mo

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* Prices reflect three year term commitment.

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Why Choose KnownHost?

Over the decade-plus we’ve been in the hosting industry, we’ve come to a deep understanding about what our customers want. Experience tells us that they need a powerful, reliable application hosting environment that takes all the technical heavy-lifting and management off their shoulders – and that’s exactly what KnownHost provides. This dedication to hassle-free, hands-off support shows itself the second you choose a Directus hosting plan, because we’ll set it up and deliver total migration support. Moreover, our world-class support team can take care of things like DNS configuration and database installation and optimization – because we know you’ve got better things to do. And we give you the same level of all-around help if you ever want to transition to another hosting plan. With KnownHost, you get unbeatable 99.99%+ average uptime and web page delivery speeds – and you can fully focus on reaping all the benefits.

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Free cPanel with Your Directus Hosting Plan

Because we want to make your Directus hosting account management as easy as possible, we include cPanel for free when you join our platform. It’s the most popular control panel in the world, giving you all the agility and account administration features you need. And we’ll install and set it up for you, so it’s ready to go the second you fire up your account.

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Qualified, Experienced Technical Support Staff

We provide premium, quick-response support that’s available 24/7, 365 days a year, and most issues are resolved by the same person who initially answered your support ticket. No shuttling between departments, no long waits for help when you need it – just fast, expert support on which you can rely.

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100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

We’re so confident in what we do that we give you a 100% satisfaction guarantee with your Directus hosting plan. We believe in maintaining the highest possible standards – in every area – and if you aren’t totally happy with every aspect of your KnownHost experience, then neither are we.

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Multiple, Redundant High-Speed Internet Connections for Maximum Resilience

We utilize multiple backbone internet connections to ensure that your Directus-powered business site is always online and always there for your customers. You don’t ever have to worry about inconvenient, prolonged downtime with KnownHost because, even if one internet connection goes down, its companions take over and ensure seamless site delivery.

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Up to 50% Off for Long-Term Directus Hosting

Choose one of our Reseller or Shared hosting plans and you could save up to 50% for the entire period. Just choose a long-term prepayment timeframe and we’ll apply your generous discount!

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Free ClamAV Security for Proactive Virus & Malware Protection

As part of the free security suite that comes with your Directus hosting plan, we provide ClamAV antivirus software. ClamAV finds trojans, malware and viruses before they impact your daily business, and eliminates them accordingly.

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The ultimate goal of every business is growth, and that’s why we’ve crafted our hosting environment to help you succeed. And we mean that in a very real sense, because we provide every KnownHost account – whether it’s Shared or Managed VPS – with all-SSD storage, top-sec routing and high-speed networking technology. From our Directus entry-level plans on up, we give your business website a foundation of cutting-edge technology – because that’s what helps bring in larger numbers of engaged, motivated customers. Every online consumer is looking for sleek, fast and reliable site performance, and that’s precisely what you get with KnownHost. And, because your Directus Hosting delivers a top-tier web experience, search engines will take notice and put your business in front of even more potential customers – then all you have to do is make the most it.

What KnownHost Provides:

  • Free Softaculous for One-Click Install of more than 400 Useful, Powerful Applications
  • Free Security Hardening & Optimization Service at Point of Install
  • High-Performance LightSpeed Software As-Standard for Massively Boosted Delivery Speeds
  • PowerDNS Available Upon Request for Total DNS Control

+ Free WhoIs Privacy with Domain Registration - Reducing Spam and Enhancing Site Security!

+ Instant Domain Provisioning – For Fast, Painless Website Association!

+ Free AutoSSL & Setup – No Downtime or Gaps in SSL Certificate Coverage!

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Premium MySQL, MariaDB & PostgreSQL Database Support Available

As part of our premium professional services tier, we offer an install, config and optimization service for all widespread database types. Our USA-based support team will take care of all database tasks, getting it set up just the way you like it.

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LiteSpeed & LSCache Install & Config for Content-Rich, Dynamic Business Sites

So that all the elements of your business site run as smoothly as possible, KnownHost offers the HTTP accelerator software LSCache upon request. The Software greatly improves website response times, so that you can build the website you want – and know that it’s a fast, user-friendly experience.

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Free DDoS & Apache SpamAssassin Security

For enhanced server protection and reduced inbox triage, we include DDoS and Apache SpamAssassin for free with your Directus hosting plan. DDoS safeguards your account-hosting server against common and uncommon attack types, whilst SpamAssassin uses things like DNS, blacklists and databases to filter out all that troublesome, annoying spam.

KnownHost CMS Hosting Plans

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Free, Rolling Snapshot Backups for Ultimate Resilience›

Files, databases and emails – they’re all included in the free backups we always have ready to go. With KnownHost, you always have recourse in case the worst should happen, with your choice of three rollback points.

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Cloud-Powered Website Delivery Speeds›

Getting outdone by the competition isn’t an issue with KnownHost – because your Directus hosting plan runs on a bedrock of high-speed Cloud storage. That means an ultra-fast, responsive business website that makes an impression on customers. And, because you’re delivering such a great experience for your users, search engines take notice and recognize you as a business deserving of improved rankings.

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Your CMS Hosting Plan Options›

The entry-level Basic Shared plan costs just $3.47 a month and for that price you get: 5 GB SSD Cloud storage, 1 domain hosted, with 5 email accounts and premium bandwidth access. Move up to the Professional Shared plan and your Directus hosting benefits from unlimited resources – SSD Cloud storage, email accounts, domains hosted and premium bandwidth – for a first-term price of only $9.97 a month.

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SSL Certificates›

Front-line protection for your website - a premium SSL cert is a must.

Frequently Asked Questions

There is – in fact, the process is easy! We can provide premium SSL certificates from leading providers RapidSSL, GeoTrust and Comodo. Get in touch and we can tell you about the range of certificate options available.

We provide Comodo cWatch and Imunify360 for just these purposes. cWatch is the leading server security software in the industry, scanning for and repairing malware attacks before they impact your operations. Imunify360 is a proactive security tool, finding things like malware and potential compromises and fixing them. Let us know you want these additional security measures and we’ll add them to your Directus hosting account.

We include a 30-day money back guarantee with nearly every hosting plan on offer. And there aren’t any hidden catches – just ask for your money back and you’ll get it.

There is an Instant Setup service available if that’s what you need. Our team will handle all the technical aspects and have your new hosting plan – and associated websites – up and ready to go in next to no time.

99.99%+ average uptime is what we deliver. That’s not a ballpark figure – it’s exactly what you’ll receive. In fact, our uptime is normally even better than the stated figure, so downtime isn’t something you have to worry about with KnownHost.

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