How To Profit As A White Label WPMU DEV Hosting Reseller


If you present WordPress internet growth companies, including internet hosting plans to the menu is a no brainer method to develop your online business and generate month-to-month recurring income (MRR). In this text we present you the best way to automate this as a part of your companies.

Interested in studying the best way to promote website hosting beneath your personal model with WPMU DEV? This is the article for you.

Your purchasers want dependable WordPress internet hosting, and it’s a service that may be totally automated and simply bundled along with your internet growth companies, or supplied as a separate add-on.

We surveyed our 50,000+ members, carried out our personal testing, and checked out numerous main internet hosts to make sure this text covers all you have to learn about providing superior internet hosting plans to your purchasers.

“Simply the best WordPress hosting, tools and support that’s out there!” Doubledutch Studio (WPMU DEV member)

After studying this text, you’ll know:

  • Why WPMU DEV’s reseller internet hosting can present your internet growth enterprise with an extra and worthwhile stream of recurring earnings,
  • How to configure WPMU DEV’s internet hosting plans beneath your personal model utilizing our white label instruments, and
  • How to bundle totally different internet hosting plans to fit your clients’ and your online business wants.

We’ll cowl:

Building Your Web Hosting Packages

If you’re bringing over purchasers with current web sites, providing them an inexpensive, fully-optimized, and fully-managed internet hosting service makes for an awesome upsell…

Especially if it’s all completed beneath your personal model.

Many companies don’t perceive website hosting, the different types of hosting, and even how to compare different web hosting companies.

And, except you need to see purchasers develop a speedy case of utmost eye-crossing, don’t even attempt to discuss to them about managing their very own servers.

This makes website hosting the proper complementary service to bundle along with your web site constructing companies.

Fortunately, with our managed WordPress hosting, this isn’t solely attainable, however in the event you’re a WPMU DEV member, you might be routinely elevated to the standing of a white label hosting reseller.

Because you’re already arrange and able to supply a internet hosting service that’s dependable, fast (as shown by stress-testing, and optimized for WordPress…all beneath your model!

All you have to resell internet hosting to your purchasers, then, is to easily configure our internet hosting plans as your personal.

Now let’s take you thru our “hosting reseller blueprint.”

First, we’ll present you the best way to configure your reseller internet hosting plans, then we’ll discuss internet hosting add-ons you may upsell along with your companies.

Configuring Reseller Web Hosting Plans

Regardless of whether or not you determine to service small, medium, or giant purchasers, you may arrange a hosting plan to swimsuit all their wants and budgets by merely selecting one in every of WPMU DEV’s 9 internet hosting plans.

New hosting pricing
WPMU DEV gives inexpensive internet hosting plans to swimsuit all companies.

In phrases of the price of buying devoted WordPress internet hosting, research other hosting companies and you will note that WPMU DEV presents extraordinarily aggressive pricing.

Webhosting price comparison table.
WPMU DEV presents competitively-priced devoted internet hosting for resellers.

As a WPMU DEV internet hosting reseller, then, all you have to do to create a internet hosting service bundle is:

  1. Choose a plan
  2. Add your markup
  3. Resell it beneath your personal model.

WPMU DEV gives you with internet hosting companies to resell and offers you the instruments to supply skilled internet hosting companies, like The Hub Client plugin (for rebranding our internet hosting as your personal) and Client Billing (to create your internet hosting packages and cost your purchasers).

Let’s stroll you thru an instance so you may see how straightforward it’s to arrange white label internet hosting packages as a reseller.

1. Install And Configure The Hub Client Plugin

The Hub Client Plugin permits you to arrange a consumer portal by yourself web site.

This will create your personal white labeled internet hosting interface/panel and (optionally) permit your purchasers to entry and handle their hosted websites.

Hub client plugin overview
The Hub Client plugin permits you to create a white-label consumer portal in your website.

See our documentation for full directions on putting in and configuring The Hub Client plugin.

2. Create Hosting Packages

We supply 9 totally different internet hosting plans designed for various person ranges.

From fundamental websites for startup companies, to websites for rising companies, to enterprise-level internet hosting plans designed for companies with excessive internet hosting necessities.

All WPMU DEV internet hosting plans are totally optimized for WordPress, constructed on a world-class hosting platform, and embody important internet hosting options like:

  • Developer instruments (e.g. one-click staging, self-healing structure, SFTP/SSH, phpMyAdmin, WP-CLI, and a number of different instruments and options),
  • Free electronic mail accounts
  • Dedicated IP tackle
  • SSL certificates
  • Nightly backups
  • Daily malware scans
  • And too many different options to say. (See everything included in all of our hosting plans.)
WPMU DEV Hosting Plan levels
We supply 9 totally different internet hosting plans to swimsuit 3 totally different person ranges.

How you configure your internet hosting packages will rely upon deciding on plans to match specs like:

  • Dedicated Memory
  • Number of CPUs
  • Storage
  • Bandwidth
  • Estimated Visits

So, let’s say that your online business makes a speciality of growing web sites for small companies that want a strong internet presence with dependable and inexpensive internet hosting.

We supply three totally different fundamental web site internet hosting plans within the Lite vary.

This permits you to resell as much as three totally different internet hosting packages on your small enterprise purchasers, which you’ll be able to rename nevertheless you want, set your personal pricing stage as a reseller, and bundle along with your internet growth companies nevertheless works finest for your online business.

WPMU DEV Hosting Plans - Lite
Choose a fundamental internet hosting plan from 3 totally different Lite choices.

Likewise, in the event you take care of bigger purchasers, you may create and resell packages utilizing all or any of our Essential or Premium internet hosting plans.

WPMU DEV Hosting Plans - Essential
You may also rebrand and resell any of our bigger internet hosting plans too!

Here’s an instance internet hosting companies menu we’ve arrange with a selection of three internet hosting packages…

Web Hosting Packages
We’ve rebranded WPMU DEV’s internet hosting plans to create our personal white labeled internet hosting packages.

We merely renamed the three ‘Lite’ plans (Bronze, Silver, Gold) as Starter, Premium, and Elite.

You can do the identical. Choose the plans you need to resell, identify these no matter you want, and add your internet hosting menu to the “Services” web page of your web site.

Congratulations! You have simply turn into an expert internet hosting firm capable of supply internet hosting companies with options which might be on par with all the highest business gamers…and all with $0 infrastructure prices.

Now, let’s match your internet hosting packages to how your purchasers will probably be billed.

3. Set Up Service Packages in Clients & Billing

After deciding on the internet hosting packages you need to resell to purchasers and understanding your pricing mannequin, the following step is to set your internet hosting packages up within the Clients & Billing space of The Hub.

Client Billing - Hosting Service example
Set up your personal personalized internet hosting bundle in Client Billing – along with your pricing and branding.

You can arrange your internet hosting packages as separate companies or bundle these with different companies (e.g. internet growth, upkeep, and many others.).

You may also create a number of plans (e.g. arrange month-to-month and annual pricing choices), specify the variety of billing cycles, arrange internet hosting plans that auto-renew till cancelled, and extra.

In our instance, now we have arrange our Starter Hosting Plan with two recurring pricing choices (month-to-month and yearly).

Our annual possibility incentivizes purchasers to pay an entire 12 months of internet hosting charges upfront by giving them two free months of internet hosting.

Example of hosting plans set up in Client Billing
The Starter internet hosting plan with month-to-month and annual choices added in Clients & Billing.

You can arrange plans nevertheless you need to finest swimsuit your online business.

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