Dreamhost WordPress Website Hosting Starter Plan Common Features:
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Unlimited Bandwidth & Storage
With Shared Hosting, there’s no limit to the amount of disk space you can use for your site. That means when your site goes viral, you don’t have to stress about storage.
Advanced, Easy-to-Use Panel
Get admin access to everything needed to power your website full throttle. Easily create new email accounts and Let’s Encrypt SSL, forward domains, add users, and install WordPress in seconds.
Powerful 1-Click Installer
If you’re new to web hosting, creating a website from scratch can feel like a time suck. Choose from a variety of pre-assembled apps and let our nifty 1-click installer do the work for you!
Claim your very own piece of internet real estate and give your site home with a domain name from DreamHost. This one’s on us!
FREE Email Addresses
Look professional with a custom, personalized email address for your domain.* With DreamHost hosting, you can promote your website and make a name for yourself with every email you send.
FREE Privacy Protection
Unlike most web-hosting providers, DreamHost does not charge any extra fees to mask your personal information. Safeguarding your personal data is always included.
FREE SSL Security
We provide a free ‘Let’s Encrypt’ SSL certificate to protect your site with HTTPS — encrypting traffic and instantly boosting SEO with Google.
The single most important thing you can do to keep your website safe? Back it up. DreamHost makes this easy — we create automatic backups of your WordPress website every day.
Instant WordPress Setup
We can install WordPress for you!* On hosting plans supporting multiple sites, use our effortless 1-click installer to make more WordPress instances in seconds. Installation is always optional.
Shared Hosting Advanced Features
Unlimited MySQL Databases
Subversion Repository (SVN)
Server Side Includes (SSI)
Support for PHP 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3
DreamHost Control Panel
Full Unix Shell
Access to Raw Log Files
Full CGI Access
Canned CGI Scripts
Reseller & Sub Accounts
Secure Shell (SSH) Access
Rails, Python, Perl Support
Unlimited SFTP Users
Extreme Speed & Reliability Standard
We love the internet — a virtual smorgasbord of information, resources, and content. You should be proud to be a part of it. But to really make your mark, you need a good web hosting provider. But even with the web’s abundance of choice, all web hosts are not created equal. DreamHost holds itself to the highest standard so your website can reach its full, top-performing potential. That means lightning-fast speeds and reliability, top-level tech, and always-a-priority customer support.
Fast Solid State Storage
Don’t make your visitors wait around for lengthy load times. With SSDs, your website, caching, and database queries are faster — we’re talking 200 percent faster — than old-school HDDs. That means, your visitors get to enjoy your website without being bogged down by lagging load times. No taking a number here!
We get it. You need a website that performs at full capacity. Because we’re basically a WordPress’ No. 1 fan, we’ve designed all of our services with optimum WordPress performance in mind. From our servers to database software, all our tech is built to run WordPress like a dream, meaning you get the best configurations for your website. Plus, automatic updates and one-click installs makes integration seamless.
We’ve got your back. Because we’re so committed to protecting your goods, we valiantly keep an eye on things for you so you can go back to doing what you do best: running a kick-butt website that will always deliver for your visitors.
100% Uptime Guarantee
Thoughts of downtime got you down? We understand. Our high-tech systems (think multiple datacenter locations, redundant cooling, emergency generators, and constant monitoring) are specially designed to keep your website fully functional around the clock. We’re so confident in our tech, that our 100% Uptime Guarantee will put $$$ back in your pocket if your site goes down.
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