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

Shared Hosting


Now as low as


per month

Originally $8.95/mo

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


Now as low as


per month

Originally $12.95/mo

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


Now as low as


per month

Originally $19.95/mo

  • Unlimited Domain
  • Unlimited Cloud Storage
  • Unlimited Email Accounts
  • Unlimited MySQL Databases
  • Unlimited Premium Bandwidth
  • LiteSpeed Included
  • Free SSL Certificates
  • Patchman Optional
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New Package Special

Act now to get up to 50% off your purchase, no coupon necessary!

* Prices reflect three year term commitment.

Why Go with KnownHost?

Uptime is key if you want to run a successful eCommerce business that’s always there for your customers, and no one else can give you the same levels of reliable uptime that we do. On KnownHost, you’ll enjoy 99.99%+ average uptime every single day for your Zen Cart application hosting – guaranteed. Our hosting environment utilizes the best routing and networking hardware in the industry, with every element configured for optimal performance. Choose KnownHost, and you can be sure that your eCommerce platform is going to be online and making conversions all day, every day – without fail.

Free Softaculous with eCommerce Hosting

Getting the apps you want is easy with KnownHost, thanks to the free install of Softaculous we include with our Shared Cloud hosting plans. Choose from a library of 400-plus applications – covering everything from ad management options to additional eCommerce tools – make a single click, and they’re yours.

Additional RAM Available Upon Request

As your eCommerce business grows and you start to see more incoming customers, you can add additional RAM to your account at any time. Upgraded RAM means your website can handle that increased volume of customers, and deliver a speedy, responsive user experience for everyone that visits your selling platform.

Free DDoS Protection

You need to know that your server is secure and safe at all times, so we include free DDoS protection with your Zen Cart hosting plan. From the moment you start hosting, you’ve got full defense against things like zombie flood and brute force attacks, and no worries – ever – about server-side security.

Our 30-Day, No-Hassle Money Back Guarantee

We recognize that things can change, and we don’t lock our customers into a hosting plan from day one. If you decide that your KnownHost plan isn’t right for you, simply ask for your money back within 30 days and you’ll get every cent.

Free Security Hardening & Optimization Sweep

When we’re setting up your account, we’ll make sure you don’t have any lingering security issues or threats present. Our USA-based team will conduct a hardening process on your system and application components, eliminate any compromises and hand you a hosting account that’s fully-secured.

Save 50% on Zen Cart eCommerce Hosting

When selecting your eCommerce hosting plan, choose long-term, prepaid Shared Hosting and you could get up to half off your chosen plan. You can even choose to prepay several years in advance and enjoy a locked-in 50% discount for that entire period.


Zen Cart Web Hosting
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We’re all about making hosting as easy as possible for our customers. That’s why you’ll find all of your Zen Cart hosting account and domain tasks rolled into the KnownHost Management Portal. We’ve designed our bespoke administration setup to give you access to everything you need from a single point. And, our plans all come with a free SSL certificate, so you can get online instantly and give your customers the on-site security they want. When the time comes, we make growing your online presence just as easy. We offer instant domain provisioning as-standard, alongside premium SSL certificates on-demand from trusted providers RapidSSL, GeoTrust and Comodo.

Hosting with KnownHost is easy to manage and easy to grow – just the way it should be.

What KnownHost Provides:

  • Hands-Off Database Install & Optimization for MariaDB & MySQL
  • Free Apache SpamAssassin & ClamAV Security
  • Optional In-Plan Varnish Cache Upgrade for Boosted Site Response Speeds
  • A Decade-Plus of Superior Hosting Performance

+ Free LiteSpeed, LSCACHE & LiteMage High-Performance Software!

+ Premium Imunify360 Security Available On-Demand!

+ Your Choice of USA or EU-Based Datacenters!

Comprehensive, Free Learning Resources

Visit the KnownHost wiki, blog or social media channels, and you’ll find rafts of free articles, guides and more covering the things that matter to you. We’re always rolling out new content on business, marketing, hosting and beyond, because we like to give our customers added value with their

Fast-Tracked Account Setup Available

No time to waste? Simply ask for our Instant Setup service when selecting your hosting plan, and we’ll have your account ready to go when you are.

Free AutoSSL On-Demand

So that you never have to worry about gaps in your on-site certificate coverage, KnownHost can add AutoSSL to your account at any time – for free. From then on, AutoSSL will update your certificates as-and-when required, and you won’t have to give it another thought.

KnownHost eCommerce Hosting Plans

Your Free cPanel Install ›

Select either level of eCommerce hosting plan for Zen Cart and we’ll pre-install and deploy cPanel to your account. Just pick your plan, let us set it up and then enjoy all the capabilities and functions of the most popular control panel in the world.

Free, Full-Scope Backups ›

Every plan on the KnownHost platform includes 3 backups, covering your emails, files and databases. You have your choice of three rollback points, and we store all backups on a partitioned, secure server.

Your eCommerce Hosting Options ›

Select the Basic Shared plan for Zen Cart, and we’ll give you 5 GB SSD Cloud storage, 1 domain hosted, with 5 email accounts and Unlimited premium bandwidth. All for just $3.47 a month. Step up to the Professional Shared – costing $9.97 monthly – and you’ll enjoy unlimited everything: SSD Cloud storage, domains hosted, email accounts and premium bandwidth.

SSL Certificates ›

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I expect any kind of referral fee if I bring someone new to KnownHost?

KnownHost offers robust affiliate income. Because we have such low customer turnover, we value every new person you bring to our platform – and we show it. Just ask our online team about our generous, consistent affiliate income.

How do I know that KnownHost will deliver on everything it promises?

We know that lots of hosting companies out there make promises that they don’t keep. The best way to know that we’re different is look up our online customer feedback. You’ll see that we benefit from thousands of glowing customer reviews, and that we always deliver.

Is there anything you can do to help make my kernel management less time-consuming and disruptive?

We offer KernelCare for just this reason. Ask for it, and we’ll get KernelCare installed and configured. From then on, you can make kernel updates whenever needed, with no downtime and no system reboots.

How hard is to move to another plan on KnownHost if, say, I outgrow my current one?

Transitioning between plans on KnownHost is quick and easy. We’ll give you the same hands-off, fully-managed migration and setup support you received when first joining the platform.

What’s the average time I’ll have to wait for assistance from KnownHost once I’ve submitted a support ticket?

When you need support, we know you don’t have time to wait around to get it, so our aim is to answer incoming support requests within 5 minutes. And that applies day or night, all year round.