Enjoy fully managed miniBB 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 Go with KnownHost?

When you’re seeking the right, reliable application hosting for your online business site and community, you need to know that you have all the support you need. And that’s exactly what KnownHost provides, with free initial setup and migration and ongoing server management support that’s on-hand 24/7, 365 days a year. That means things like DNS config, database setup and more are all taken care of by our world-class team, and you can put all your efforts into capitalizing on the opportunities that come your way. Plus, with KnownHost, you get free, rolling backups so it’s easy to get back on your feet and back to work even if the worst should happen. We’re so confident in the overarching, hands-off support we provide that your miniBB hosting plan comes with a 100% satisfaction guarantee – because we always hold ourselves to the highest possible standards.

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Instant Setup Service Available

For those customers who need to get their miniBB hosting account and forums online as quickly as possible, we offer a hands-off Instant Setup Service. Let us know you haven’t got time to waste and we’ll have your account up and running before you know it.

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Your Choice of Control Panel

With our Managed VPS hosting plans, you get a choice of cPanel, DirectAdmin or Plesk control panels. We’ll pre-install and configure your control panel, so you can craft your hosting experience just the way you like it.

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Fast, Pain-Free Technical Support

It’s our goal to answer all support request tickets within 5 minutes, because we know you don’t have time to sit around waiting for help. And we won’t pass you from department to department – because the same person that answers your query is usually the same person you’ll deal with throughout the process.

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Premium Routing & Networking Technology

You won’t find anything other than the very best, top-spec routing and networking hardware at KnownHost. We invest in the best tech because it delivers the very finest results and, for your miniBB forum hosting, that equals lightning-fast delivery speeds and a superior user experience.

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Big Discounts for Managed VPS Hosting

When you sign up for one of KnownHost’s Managed VPS plans, you could save up to 30% for life. Just choose a long-term prepayment period and we’ll lock in your discount for life.

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Free Apache SpamAssassin & ClamAV Security Software

To reduce inbox triage and give you some precious back, we include free Apache SpamAssassin with your miniBB hosting. SpamAssassin utilizes blacklists, DNS and more to eliminate troublesome and potentially harmful spam before it clogs up your inbox. At the same time, ClamAV provides amazing protection against threats like malware, trojans, viruses and more – so you’re fully protected from day one with KnownHost.

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The reason we’ve grown into one of the leading hosting providers over our decade-plus in the industry is because we give our customers what they need – when they need it. We’re talking about things like premium SSL certificates upon request, package upgrades and PHP oPCache upgrades and instant domain provisioning. When you need to grow your business or capabilities, we make it quick and simple to do so. KnownHost doesn’t believe in setting you up with a hosting plan and leaving you to it, because we know you’ve got business goals and needs. That’s why we make it as easy as possible to grow in-line with your plans. And, with KnownHost’s miniBB web hosting, your audience benefits from superior forum and business site hosting and search engine ranking improvements – because we deliver real, tangible results.

What KnownHost Provides:

  • Free SSL Certificate with miniBB Hosting
  • Free DDoS Protection
  • Full Install & Optimization Service for MySQL or MariaDB Database Types
  • Low-Cost Softaculous Install for One-Click Install of 400+ Apps

+ 100% High-Spec RAID-10 SSD Storage!

+ Fast-Response, USA-Based Support 24/7 x 365!

+ 3 Full, Secured Backups Always Available!

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KernelCare Available Upon Request for Hassle-Free Kernel Management

If you want to make on-the-fly, hassle-free Kernel updates, KnownHost offers the software KernelCare. You can undertake kernel changes and updates with no need to reboot and zero downtime. It’s make kernel management quick and easy – so you can focus on more important things.

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30-Day Money Back Guarantee

Nearly every KnownHost plan comes with a full, 30-day money back guarantee. Best of all, there aren’t any catches or hoops to jump through – just ask for your money back and that’s exactly what you’ll get.

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Premium Security Options Available

For the ultimate in security, we can provide Comodo cWatch and Imunify360 for your miniBB hosting account. cWatch is the class-leader in server security, rooting out and destroying malware attacks before you even know about them. Additionally, Imunify360 affords proactive defense against security compromises, malware and other attacks. If you prize all-around security, just contact our team and we’ll get them added to your account.

KnownHost Managed VPS Hosting Plans

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Top-Tier, Dedicated Bandwidth›

At KnownHost, we run our hosting platform on multiple, dedicated backbone internet connections – so you benefit from enterprise-grade delivery speeds at all times. And your Managed VPS plan comes with generous, premium bandwidth that’s there just to power your miniBB hosting.

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Take Control with Full Root Access›

We like to give you all the freedom and control you need over your hosting, so we include full root access with your miniBB forum hosting. Install the software and programs you need to stay agile and meet your business goals.

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Your Managed VPS Options›

Choose the Managed VPS-1 and – for just $28.00 per month – your miniBB hosting will benefit from 2 core CPU access, 2 GB guaranteed RAM, 50 GB of high-spec RAID-10 SSD storage, alongside 2 IP addresses and 2 TB of premium bandwidth. At the other end of the scale, the Managed VPS-4 powers your forums and business sites with a 6 core CPU processor, 8 GB guaranteed RAM, a huge 200 GB of RAID-10 SSD storage, 2 IP addresses and a generous 5 TB of premium bandwidth. And the Managed VPS-4 costs only $80.50 per 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! We offer AutoSSL for exactly this reason. It automatically updates your SSL certificates, so you’re always fully-covered and free from unanticipated downtime. And it’s completely free to have AutoSSL added your miniBB hosting account.

Before your account goes live, our USA-based support team will conduct a full security hardening and optimization service. It covers your system and applications, so everything’s locked down and any potential compromises are eliminated.

KnownHost is home to a lively, welcoming forum that covers thousands of discussions. You’ll find business owners, marketers, creatives, bloggers and more on our forums every day. It’s a great place to get industry insight and connect with others in your field – or just engage in some friendly conversation.

The resources that come with your miniBB hosting plan are all yours. Even on our Shared plans, customers receive dedicated resources. You always get what you pay for with KnownHost – and nothing less.

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