All devices on the World Wide Web are identified by a special number called an IP address, for instance If you have a site, the domain that you enter in order to open it is for your convenience, however the server where your website files are still has an IP. Considering that there're a lot more websites and devices than there're IP addresses, all shared web hosting servers have a number of sites under an identical IP, whereas with a dedicated server you'll get a dedicated IP too. Even in the first case though, you'll be able to get a dedicated IP for your websites and host them on a shared server. One benefit would be that you will get improved search engine rankings because a dedicated IP usually means a quicker loading website. Also, you need such an IP in case you plan to acquire an SSL certificate for your website and secure the information that visitors submit on it.

Dedicated IP Address in Cloud Website Hosting

When you use a cloud website hosting account on our cloud platform, you're able to acquire a dedicated IP address and assign it to any domain or subdomain with a few clicks no matter where your account is - in the US, the UK or Australia. This is done from the Hosted Domains area of our intuitive and user-friendly Hepsia Control Panel where you can also keep track of what IPs are available, what are in use and what websites they're allotted to. When you would like to use an SSL certificate in order to protect the info of your visitors and you acquire it from our company, our system will assign a dedicated IP and install the SSL for you, so you will not need to do anything manually on your end. In the meantime, you may still have a site in a subdomain as an add-on to the main one under a shared IP - a community forum where users can share their opinion about your services, for example.

Dedicated IP Address in Semi-dedicated Hosting

If you acquire a semi-dedicated server account from us, you will get the opportunity to acquire as many dedicated IP addresses as you like depending on the needs you have. It takes just a couple of clicks in the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel to order a new IP and a few more in order to assign it to a domain or a subdomain. The whole process is very easy and your site will start opening from your new IP address in no time. Hepsia will allow you to see all of the IPs which you can use, both shared and dedicated, and which of the latter are available or taken. In case you'd like to use an SSL certificate on any of your sites and you want a dedicated IP for it, you may take advantage of our SSL order wizard, that can assign a new IP and set up the certificate once you submit your order, so you will not need to adjust anything in your semi-dedicated website hosting account by yourself.

Dedicated IP Address in Dedicated Web Hosting

All of the Linux dedicated web hosting that we supply come with three dedicated IP addresses by default and absolutely free. You are able to employ them for any purpose based on the content that you've got on your server - a video game server or a Voice-Over-IP app, an SSL certificate for a website that you host, private name servers for a reseller domain which your clients can use to direct domains to their web hosting accounts, and much more. You can also get additional dedicated IP addresses from the Upgrades section of your billing Control Panel in case you need more than the ones which come with your server. You can acquire the IPs in groups of three and they shall be added to your dedicated server soon after you submit your order, so you can use them without delays.