Vanilla Forum Hosting – Fully Managed, Free cPanel – from $3.47/mo

Vanilla Hosting

Customizable Options.

Basic
Web Hosting

Want to just get started? Want your 'place' on the web? Our basic web hosting package is intent for those looking to get their start on building their business or personal website.

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  • check mark 512 MB Memory Limit
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*As low as $3.47/mo

Standard
Web Hosting

A little more 'oomph' over our Basic package, this is for those looking for a little bit more as their business or personal website grows.

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  • check mark 20 GB Cloud Storage
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*As low as $6.47/mo

Professional
Web Hosting

Powerhouse package compared to the previous two. The Professional package provides everything you need and more to ensure that your website has what it needs.

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  • check mark 2 GB Memory Limit
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*As low as $9.97/mo

Premium
Web Hosting

The cream of the crop package. Everything that Professional provides but with increased resources for those users who aren't quite ready for that VPS jump.

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  • check mark 4 GB Memory Limit
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*As low as $19.97/mo

* Based on 3 year commitment

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Just The Basics.

When you join the KnownHost platform, you have all the support you need to grow and enable full focus on your business. That’s because our technical support and server management teams can handle any and every task that might come up, whether it’s DNS config, domain registration support, or anything else for which you might require assistance. And because our support team is world-class and quick-response, you don’t ever have to worry about excessive Vanilla business site downtime and missed opportunities. When you need support, we provide it quickly and get you back on track as soon as possible.

You can depend on KnownHost to deliver fully-supported, dependable application hosting that ensures your community is always online and always delivering a superior user experience.

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  • check markImunify360 Available Upon Request for Cutting-Edge Server Security
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  • check markThree Full, Secured Snapshot Backups Always Available!
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The More Technical Stuff.

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USA & EU Datacenter Options for Targeted Hosting Performance

So that your Vanilla forum and business website are as close to possible to your target audience- and provides the best possible delivery speeds - KnownHost offers hosting datacenter options in the USA and the EU. Let us know the right location for your Vanilla forum hosting, and we’ll ensure your audience get the best possible online experience.

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100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Because we’re committed to offering the best support and hosting performance possible, every KnownHost plan comes with a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If any aspect of your Vanilla hosting plan isn’t meeting your expectations, we want to know so we can make it right.

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Save Up to 50% on Shared Vanilla Forum Hosting

If you choose to prepay long-term for your Vanilla hosting, you could save 50% for the entire period. It could be months – or even years – that you choose to pay for, and your discount will apply for the entire period. Over time, that adds up to major savings on high-performance, reliable forum hosting that you can put back into your business.

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Free Softaculous for Instant, One-Click App Access

Your Vanilla hosting account comes with Softaculous pre-installed and pre-configured, giving you single-click access to more than 400 apps. Whatever tools or capabilities you need for your business, Softaculous has them – from eCommerce options, through to marketing apps and software to make your ad management that much easier.

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Free Apache SpamAssassin & ClamAV Security

We’re serious about security at KnownHost, so we provide your Vanilla hosting with free Apache SpamAssassin and Clam AV security from day one. ClamAV provides powerful protection against trojans, viruses, malware and more, while SpamAssassin eliminates troublesome spam and cuts down your inbox maintenance load. You don’t have to worry about security threats taking your Vanilla forums or business sites offline with KnownHost, because we ensure you’re fully protected.

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Premium Database Support Service

Our professional services team can handle MySQL and MariaDB database installation and configuration – so you can have your database set up just the way you want and you don’t have to do a thing.

Knowledge Base

Need More Information About This
Hosting Option?

We do! We offer Imunify360 for proactive security. Imunify360 seeks out things like compromises and malware and deals with them before you even knew they were an issue. Just let our team know you want enhanced security and they can talk you through everything Imunify360 have to offer.

The resources that come with your hosting plan – RAM, storage, bandwidth allotment – are all yours. Even on our Shared plans, you still get dedicated resources that exclusively power your Vanilla hosting. You don’t have to worry about other accounts eating into your business’s online performance – because that’s not something we ever do.

We provide support for everything you need – and that includes things like domain name registration, renewal and general troubleshooting. If you have any issues in this area, our team is here 24/7, 365 days a year to help.

If you want pain-free, rolling SSL updates, we offer AutoSSL for the task. It’s completely free and automatically renews your SSL certificates, so you’re never left with unexpected downtime or sites that lack the security coverage your customers are looking for.

If you want to set up your own DNS, we’re here to help. We provide support for clients to manage their own DNS, including name server records management, installation of named and more. And we’ll help you troubleshoot any issues you might encounter along the way. With KnownHost, you can set up your DNS to your liking and have total control.