All devices on the Web are identified by a special number called an IP address, such as When you have a website, the domain that you enter in order to access it is to save you time, however the server where your website files are still has an IP address. Since there are far more websites and devices than there are IP addresses, all the shared website hosting servers have a number of sites under the very same IP, whereas using a dedicated server you'll get a dedicated IP as well. Even in the first case though, you will be able to get a dedicated IP for your websites and host them on a shared server. An advantage would be that you'll get better search engine positions as a dedicated IP usually means a quicker loading site. What is more, you need such an IP when you want to obtain an SSL certificate for your website and shield the info that your visitors submit on it.
Dedicated IP Address in Shared Hosting
In case you host your websites on our cutting-edge cloud platform and you have a shared hosting package, you will be able to add a dedicated IP to your account at any time and assign it to any domain or subdomain with just a couple of clicks. The aforementioned option is accessible in all the data centers where we provide services - Chicago (US), Coventry (UK) and Sydney (AU), so whatever your choice during the registration process, you are able to get a dedicated IP for your websites. You will be able to add / remove an IPas well as to keep track of the free and used ones at any time. In case any of the IPs that you purchase will be used for an SSL certificate, you can enable the automatic configuration feature in our SSL order wizard and then our system will request & assign the IP before it installs your certificate automatically. Our flexible platform will enable you to use a dedicated IP for a variety of websites as well if it is not in use by an SSL.
Dedicated IP Address in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you have a semi-dedicated server account, adding your new dedicated IP address takes no more than a few clicks. Our Hepsia Control Panel is very easy and intuitive to use, so even when you have not had a hosting account before, you will not encounter any difficulties to obtain and assign a dedicated IP. Every domain or subdomain inside the account can use its own IP address in place of the server's shared one and you'll be able to make this change in the Hosted Domains section, where you will also see all IPs that your websites can use as well as if a dedicated IP is available or you're already using it. If you wish to have an IP for an SSL certificate, we have an SSL order instrument through which you're able to select everything to be set up automatically. Using this feature, our system will modify the IP of the desired domain/subdomain to a dedicated one and it'll install the certificate within a matter of minutes, so you will not have to do anything on your end except for authorizing the SSL order through e-mail.
Dedicated IP Address in VPS Servers
We give a complimentary dedicated IP address with each and every VPS servers that we offer and when you select a web hosting Control Panel on your VPS order page, you'll obtain one more dedicated IP absolutely free. The addresses can be employed for virtually any objective - an Internet site if you want to set up an SSL certificate or a server IP if you want to run some application such as VOIP software, for example. You can also use the the dedicated IP addresses to make child name servers for one or multiple website names that you have then you can set them as NS records for any other domain that you would like to direct to your Virtual Server. If you need more dedicated IP addresses, it will take you only a couple of clicks from your billing Control Panel to order them and they'll be allotted to your server very quickly.
Dedicated IP Address in Dedicated Servers
Since our dedicated servers come with three dedicated IP addresses provided in the plans by default, we'll give you a serious advantage in case you want to run any application that needs this type of an IP. We provide them free of charge and you'll be able to use them for as long as you use your server for anything you would like - child name servers for any domain that you host, an SSL certificate for any site on the server, a software server (online games, VOIP), and so on. Through the Upgrades menu in the billing Control Panel that you will get to organize renewals, service upgrades and domain registrations, you'll also be able to obtain more dedicated IP addresses in groups of three at any time. They'll be assigned to your server very quickly, so you can start using them for your sites and web-based applications right away.