You Have Better Things To Do Than Manage Your Hosting

Maintaining a website shouldn’t mean spending hours optimizing your server and battling security threats. With Managed WordPress, we handle the technical stuff for you – server setup, security, backups, even performance optimization – so you can spend your time designing, managing content and doing what’s important to you.

ALL PLANS INCLUDE

1000s of themes and plugins

One-click migration tool

sFTP access to WordPress files

Nightly backups and one-click site restore

Redundant firewalls, malware scanning and DDoS protection

Daily backups & 1 click restore

Automatic WordPress Core Updates

Temporary website address

One-click SSL installation

Localized in 37 countries and 17 languages

Premium WordPress Hosting Platform

Award-winning 24/7 support

*99.9% uptime | *Money-back guarantee!

Managed means easy

  • So you can simply build your awe-inspiring website!
  • Automatic WordPress core updates
  • Nightly backups w/ 1-click restore
  • DDoS protection & site monitoring
  • Optimized WordPress servers

So you can simply build your awe-inspiring website!

Built for performance

Host your website on the platform built expressly to optimize WordPress, with high-performance coolness like load-balanced servers and SSD drives.

Award-winning support

We have award-winning, 24/7 support ready to solve your toughest hosting issues, plus hundreds of WordPress videos and interactive walkthroughs.

Keep hackers away

Your site gets the personal bodyguard treatment, 24/7. Our security team monitors, thwarts, and deflects so you can rest easy.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Get in with Google

Our WordPress search engine optimization (SEO) plugin walks through your site and automatically handles your site’s SEO basics to get it seen by Google and other major search engines. No tech skills needed.

Secure your access

Log in to your WordPress server through SFTP/SSH and hit that command line. We even throw in wp-cli, vim & git—just because we can.

Stage before you show

Create a full-blown staging environment to test your changes every which way before you release them into the wild.

Migrate your existing site

With our nifty auto-migration feature, you can migrate your WordPress site to us with one click. (If you use a custom login page or host at WordPress.com, our 24/7, award-winning support can walk you through your migration.)

No domain? No problem.

Don’t let your lack of a domain stop you from creating your website. Just start with one of our temporary domains and swap it out for the real thing later.

We have your resources

When your site attracts visitors by the ton, you shouldn’t have to stress over your plan’s visitor limits.

PERFORMANCE & SECURITY

Built-in Performance

We created our WordPress multi-tier hosting platform in-house and from the ground up to cater exclusively to WordPress sites.
Every Managed WordPress site gets:

Load-balanced servers to handle visitor spikes

Multiple layers of caching for super efficiency

SSD drives to grab your site content wicked quick

We secure the perimeter

(Deluxe & Ultimate plans)

Standing Guard

Our 24/7, award-winning security team meticulously monitors your site so they can thwart suspicious activity and deflect DDoS attacks with extreme prejudice

Standing Guard

Our 24/7, award-winning security team meticulously monitors your site so they can thwart suspicious activity and deflect DDoS attacks with extreme prejudice.

Malware scan & removal

Hackers can inject malicious code—malware–into your site to steal info or deface your site. With SiteLock Professional Malware scan (included with Ultimate plan), malware’s found and destroyed before it harms you or your customers.

Keep on walking, bots

We give bots the boot when they blast your site with phony requests. Keeping bots away lets the legitimate traffic get in.

Spammers, beware!

Nothing mucks up the gears like comment spammers. We stop them before they ever reach your site so your comments stay clean.

Automatic updates

Having the latest version of WordPress’s core software keeps your site happy and safe, so we automatically patch and update as soon as they’re available.

Pre-screened plugins

We screen thousands upon thousands of WordPress plugins. Why? So you never have to worry whether you’re installing a well-behaved plugin or one that eats the last slice of pizza and leaves the box.

FAQ


What is WordPress?



What is WordPress?

What is WordPress?

WordPress® is a blog- and Web-publishing platform that’s not only easy to use, but recognized the world over as a standard in website creation. With its focus on aesthetics, Web standards and usability, WordPress is an open-source platform that lets you manage everything from a small personal blog to a large commercial site with hundreds of pages. Hundreds of thousands of sites trust their online presence to WordPress – and with Managed WordPress Hosting from Mad Dog Domains, you can too.



What is Managed WordPress Hosting?



What is Managed WordPress Hosting?

Built on our state-of-the-art Web hosting, Managed WordPress Hosting from Mad Dog Domains is the perfect solution for anyone who wants the power and simplicity of WordPress without the hassle of constant updates and technical adjustments.

More than just a simple install, WordPress is seamlessly integrated to your hosting so the moment you log in, you’re able to build, edit and manage your site. We’ve also modified our servers specifically for WordPress, giving you a level of speed and security you can’t get from a standard Web hosting plan.

And of course, our award-winning support is available 24×7 to help with any questions you may have. In short, there’s no easier way to build and manage a fast, secure, reliable WordPress website or blog.



Do I need to set up my database?



Do I need to set up my database?

No. With Managed WordPress Hosting, we take care of everything so the process is as easy as possible for you. Once you’ve purchased your plan, you can immediately create your website or start blogging.



If I have a WordPress site hosted somewhere else, can I move it to Mad Dog Domains?



If I have a WordPress site hosted somewhere else, can I move it to Mad Dog Domains?

Yes. You can migrate your site over to Mad Dog Domains Managed WordPress in just one click. Either move it to your domain name or put it on a temporary domain, then just do a quick review and you’re ready to publish.



After I purchase Managed WordPress Hosting, how do I get started?



After I purchase Managed WordPress Hosting, how do I get started?

Not sure how to create a blog or get started building your site using WordPress? Don’t worry!

Your hosting plan is seamlessly connected to the latest version of WordPress, so all you need to do is log in and you can start building a site directly from your control panel. Not sure how to log in? Check “How can I access my WordPress control panel?” below.

And if you ever have questions, don’t hesitate to contact our award-winning 24×7 support team. Our in-house WordPress experts can guide you through creating, updating or even promoting your website or blog.



How can I access my WordPress installation?



How can I access my WordPress installation?

How can I access my WordPress installation?

There are several ways to log in to your WordPress website or blog.

  • Go to www.maddogdomains.com, log in to “My Account” and choose Managed WordPress Hosting from your list of products.
  • Type http://coolexample.com/wp-admin, where coolexample.com is your domain name, and that will take you directly to the Admin login screen.

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