All devices on the Web are identified by a special number called an IP address, such as If you have a website, the domain that you type in order to access it is to save you time, however the server where your site files are still has an IP. Considering that there are many more sites and devices than there are IPs, all shared website hosting servers have a number of sites under the same IP, while using a dedicated server you'll have a dedicated IP as well. Even in the first case though, you'll be able to obtain a dedicated IP for your websites and host them on a shared server. One advantage would be that you'll have improved search engine rankings since a dedicated IP usually means a quicker loading website. What is more, you need such an IP when you want to purchase an SSL certificate for your site and shield the info that visitors submit on it.
Dedicated IP Address in Shared Hosting
We provide you with dedicated IPs with all our Linux shared hosting irrespective of the data center location and you will be able to get one or several IPs using your Hepsia Control Panel. A new section will appear in your account and you are able to request, view or delete your IPs with just a couple of clicks. You can choose how many sites or subdomains will use a particular IP since you can assign one with a few clicks to every hostname. For instance, can be the main website, that uses a server's shared IP, whereas can be the subdomain where you offer services or goods online and it can have a dedicated IP along with an SSL certificate. You can switch the IP that a website uses via the Hosted Domains section where you can also keep track which IPs are in use and which ones are available. You may also set a few of your sites to use the same dedicated IP given that there is no SSL installed for it.
Dedicated IP Address in Semi-dedicated Servers
When you obtain a semi-dedicated server account through us, you will get the option to obtain as many dedicated IPs as you would like depending on your business needs. It will take just a couple of clicks in the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel to buy your new IP and a couple of more in order to assign it to a domain or a subdomain. The whole process is very easy and your site will start loading from the new IP address very quickly. Hepsia will allow you to view all IPs that you can use, both shared & dedicated, and which of the latter are available or taken. Provided you want to use an SSL certificate on some of your sites and you want a dedicated IP for it, you can take full advantage of our SSL order wizard, which can assign a new IP and set up the certificate once you upload your order, so you will not need to change anything in your semi-dedicated web hosting account manually.
Dedicated IP Address in VPS Servers
In case you acquire a VPS server from us, you'll have a dedicated IP address automatically and a second one if you obtain a web hosting Control Panel (Hepsia, cPanel, DirectAdmin). You are able to use the IPs for any sort of purpose - a site, some web app such as a VOIP server, even for private name servers that you're able to use to point to your VPS any website that you want to host. Also, you can add more dedicated IP addresses to your VPS account when you need them. You can do this via the billing Control Panel that you'll acquire in order to take care of renewals, upgrades and domain name registrations and it will take no more than a couple of clicks. Soon after you send your order, the extra IP addresses will be at your disposal, so you'll be able to use them the way you like.
Dedicated IP Address in Dedicated Servers
In case you buy a dedicated server, you probably plan to run a web application or host a number of Internet sites, so we provide 3 dedicated IP addresses free of cost with each and every package and you are able to use them the way you like - a software server, an SSL certificate, even child name servers for a domain that you've registered here or from another company. The aforementioned option is really useful when you use the dedicated server to host customers' Internet sites considering that it will give you authority and anonymity as a web hosting company. The server billing Control Panel will enable you to add extra IPs as well - the upgrade is in increments of three and takes just a few clicks in the Upgrades section, which means that you will be able to go ahead and use the brand new dedicated IPs just a few minutes after you submit your order.