IONOS offers different WordPress variants for a variety of usage scenarios. Although all variants are developed on the same basis (WordPress), the associated Help Centre articles may differ. Below you will find an overview to help you identify your WordPress variant.
Shared Hosting WordPress
You are using an IONOS Web Hosting package. The installation of WordPress has been done via the IONOS app store or an official installation package in your web space. When installing via a WordPress installation package, you have uploaded the files to your web space yourself and created the required database in your IONOS account.
- Help Centre Area: Shared Hosting WordPress
WordPress Hosting and Managed WordPress
Managed WordPress is an option that automatically keeps your installation up to date - this applies to the main WordPress program, the WordPress theme, all WordPress plugins and PHP.
- Tariff names: Start, Grow, Boost.
- Help Centre Area: WordPress Hosting and Managed WordPress
WordPress tariffs before 27.09.2022
You are using a WordPress tariff that you purchased before 27.09.2022.
- Tariff designations: e.g. Essential, Business, Unlimited, Expert, Pro.
- Help Center Area: WordPress tariffs before 27.09.2022
Your WordPress installation runs on a dedicated cloud platform. It is managed via the WordPress Toolkit or PLESK.
- Help Centre Area: WP Pro