WordPress Membership Website Hosting

Get a powerful WordPress solution that’s optimized for logged-in members. You’ll be ready for high traffic and able to focus on catering to your audience.

Built for Uptime

Your site will run on an isolated container for high performance and reliability. No shared resources. Plus, we provide a 99.9% uptime SLA and include free site uptime monitoring. Any problems, we’ll know before anyone and be right on it.

High-Performance Infrastructure

Take advantage of Google Cloud Platform’s highest CPU machines, on their Premium Tier Network, and plenty of Dedicated resources. Be ready for uncached page requests.

Powerful Management Tools

It’s easy to make improvements with our simple one-click staging, APM tool, and easy PHP version switching. Plus, data is served fast with automatic database optimization, and optional Redis object cache.

Free Premium Migration

Our global team of migration experts will save you hours or days of work by handling your migration. We work 24/7/365 so you can schedule a migration window that minimizes downtime for your users.

Trusted by 120,000+ Organizations

  • Membership by Supsystic
  • Paid Member Subscriptions
  • Simple Membership
  • MemberPress
  • Ultimate Membership Pro
  • LearnDash
  • Restrict Content Pro
  • Paid Memberships Pro
  • And more…

Work with Your Favorite Membership Software

We support the most popular WordPress membership solutions and they work perfectly on our platform.

FeaturesWith KinstaMonthly cost without Kinsta
Enterprise DDoS protectionincluded for free$250+ Cloudflare
CDNincluded for free$8.99 Rocket CDN
Advanced Cachingincluded for free$4.90 WP Rocket
Backupsincluded for free$12.40 BlogVault
Migrations done for youincluded for free$5.83 UpdraftPlus Premium
Uptime monitoringincluded for free$15 Pingdom
SSL certificatesincluded for free$4 SSL.com
Redirects Managerincluded for free$8.25 Yoast Premium
TotalFree$300+ / month in additional costs

Membership (Hosting) Has Its Perks

A Kinsta site saves you time and money by including more “perks” or “extras” that simply aren’t included with other hosts. Skip the expense and time spent on configuring other plugins and save it for building your business!

Screenshot: MemberDev Website, a WordPress Membership hosting customer

Membership Platform Developer Trusts Kinsta for Hosting

MemberDev has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs and companies build WordPress membership sites. They focus on membership sites exclusively.

MemberDev turned to Kinsta for hosting client sites for the back-end tools, performance, and scalability.

“Save yourself A LOT of time and energy and just host with Kinsta. Everything from tools to support is top notch, which is exactly what you need when managing high performance membership sites.”

⎻ Ali Jafarian | MemberDev | Founder

Scale Your Site Performance, Not Your Costs

Enterprise-Class Security

Kinsta is SOC 2 compliant keeping you safe with Cloudflare DDoS and firewall rules without configuration. Plus, we remove any malware or hacks for free.

Proactive Site Monitoring

At no extra cost we check the uptime of your site every 3 minutes, that’s 480 times a day. If something goes wrong, we’re on it fast!

Caching With Control

Caching content, and not caching certain content, is important. We have you covered with server-level caching and Edge Caching with simple purge and exclusion controls.

Redis Object Cache

Our Redis add-on makes object caching a breeze. Less queries on your database mean faster performance for your learners.
Learn More

24/7/365 Expert Support

When you need help, put our team of experts to work. We offer live chat all day, every day, including all global holidays.

Average response time is under 2 minutes

97% satisfaction rate

Available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese during certain hours

Photos of the Kinsta support team

Online Educator Grows with Kinsta

Instructional Designer Dr. Jennifer Jacobs has vast experience in education from early childhood to adult learning. She shares her wealth of knowledge with online courses.

“Kinsta’s support is incredible! Unlike other hosting platforms, they don’t just share an article or link and leave you to figure things out on your own. They stay with you until your problem is solved.”

“The platform itself is incredible as well. Since moving my WordPress site to Kinsta, I have had no downtime and no unexplained white-outs. Their affordable plans allowed me to start small and upgrade as my number of enrolled students grew. I never worry about the hosting for my site.”

⎻ Jennifer Jacobs | The Learning Professor | Founder

Screenshot: The Learning Professor Website, a WordPress Membership hosting customer

Troubleshoot, Improve, Repeat (For Free)

Only Kinsta includes a free built-in Application Performance Monitoring (APM) tool. Easily find bottlenecks and make improvements without the need for an expensive third-party service.

How Is Your Membership Site Performing?

Find out if anything is slowing down your site from our team of experts for free.

Locate Near Your Members

We offer 37 data centers all over the world to get your site running as fast as possible by being close to the majority of your members.

Plus, our global CDN with 260+ points-of-presence keeps your site speedy for everyone.

Data Centers (37)
CDN Locations (260)
Locations of Google Cloud data centers on a world map

WordPress Membership Hosting Pricing

For membership sites we provide specialized Single Site Business plans ready for the high demand, including plenty of dedicated resources.

Business Plans WordPress Hosting Plans

  1. Save $180 by paying annually!

    Business 1

    USD month
    USD month billed annually
    Sign up
    Monthly Visits
    100,000 visits
    Storage Space
    10GB Storage
    Free CDN
    400GB CDN
    Backup Retention
    14 days backup retention
  2. Save $340 by paying annually!

    Business 2

    USD month
    USD month billed annually
    Sign up
    Monthly Visits
    250,000 visits
    Storage Space
    10GB Storage
    Free CDN
    600GB CDN
    Backup Retention
    14 days backup retention
  3. Save $580 by paying annually!

    Business 3

    USD month
    USD month billed annually
    Sign up
    Monthly Visits
    400,000 visits
    Storage Space
    15GB Storage
    Free CDN
    800GB CDN
    Backup Retention
    20 days backup retention
  4. Save $750 by paying annually!

    Business 4

    USD month
    USD month billed annually
    Sign up
    Monthly Visits
    600,000 visits
    Storage Space
    15GB Storage
    Free CDN
    1,200GB CDN
    Backup Retention
    20 days backup retention

Enterprise Plans WordPress Hosting Plans

  1. Save $1,250+ by paying annually!

    Enterprise plans

    starting from
    USD month
    USD month billed annually
    Contact sales
    WordPress Installs
    1+ WordPress install
    Monthly Visits
    1,000,000+ visits
    Storage Space
    15+GB Storage
    Free CDN
    2,000+GB CDN
    Free Premium Migrations
    1+ premium migration
    Backup Retention
    30 days backup retention
  2. Can’t find a standard plan that fits your needs?

    Reach out to the Sales team here at Kinsta to have a custom plan created to fit your needs. Contact sales

Optional Add-Ons

Premium Staging Environments

Each Premium Staging Environment has 12 CPUs, 8 GB of Memory, and the same number of PHP Workers you have for your live site.


monthly / environments


Open source, in-memory data structure store, used as a database, cache and message broker.


monthly / site


Nginx Reverse Proxy support to load WordPress from a subdirectory while a separate website (WordPress or otherwise) loads at the root domain.


monthly / site

External Backup

Automatically back up your WordPress site once per week or per month to either Amazon S3 or Google Cloud Storage.


monthly / site


GB bandwidth

Extra Backups

Do you have an ecommerce site, membership site, a news publication with continuously changing content and data? Our extra backup options are a perfect fit.

Every 6 hours


monthly / site

Every hour


monthly / site

Disk Space Add-On

For additional flexibility, you can increase the storage space of your hosting plan with a few clicks inside the MyKinsta dashboard.



monthly / company

PHP Memory Limit New

Increase the default PHP memory limit to 512MB for one of your websites.


monthly / site

Complete Control with MyKinsta

MyKinsta is your new favorite dashboard for easily controlling settings and accessing advanced tools all from one place.

Screenshot of the default MyKinsta dashboard

One-Click Staging

Test out new ideas or changes before going live with zero-setup staging and simple tools for deploying changes to live on the file and database level.

PHP Version Switching

Make sure everything works optimally by changing PHP versions with just a click. Try different versions on staging and live environments.

Automatic Backups

Focus on serving your members while we take automatic backups and store them daily. Take manual backups as well. Optional 6-hour or hourly backups available.

IP Deny and Controls

Protect your valuable content for paying members only. In addition to your membership plugin controls, you can block IP addresses of malicious actors.

  • Database search and replace
  • Free SSL, Wildcard, or use your own
  • Force HTTPS
  • Unlimited users with access controls
  • Site Access / Server Logs
  • User Activity Logs
  • SSH, SFTP, and WP CLI
  • Kinsta API
  • Redirects (with Nginx / RegEx)
  • Site preview (no DNS work needed)
  • Two-factor Authentication
  • Detailed site analytics

Try It Risk Free

Take your membership site further with no extra work for you or your team. Try Kinsta risk-free for 30 days with a free migration and money-back guarantee.

Get two months free when you pay annually.


What features are needed for optimal membership sites?

We recommend having plenty of PHP workers for logged-in users and site-level caching with simple purging controls. Our special Single Site plans above include 6 or more PHP Workers. You may also want to add our optional Redis for object caching.

Can we host videos on your servers?

Yes, if your website meets certain technical requirements. See the requirements on our Docs.

Can you host a multisite install?

Yes. Any plan above Starter can host a multisite. There are no hard limits on how many sites you can host, but you will want to be sure you have enough server resources. Learn more about multisite hosting.

Can I try Kinsta’s Managed WordPress Membership Hosting for free?

Pretty much. Take advantage of our free migrations to move to Kinsta without any hassle, and if you’re not happy with the service, you can be refunded thanks to our 30-day money-back guarantee.

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