The Best Web Hosting for Startups to Scale Rapidly

Turn your dreams into reality with a reliable web hosting solution for your startup. Our best cloud platform for startups, enables sustainable growth, advocates agility and keeps you focused to grow your startup.

A Complete Web Hosting Solution

Managed hosting that focuses on all the necessary aspects of your startup.

  • Go Live in Minutes Our startup hosting takes away all the complications and allows you to go live in just minutes.
  • Manage like A Pro We help startups in building and managing web apps more efficiently and collaboratively.
  • Scale to Success We give startups the performance, security, and scalability they deserves.

Best Web Hosting For Startups

Our platform focuses on all the necessary aspects of an online business.

SSD Based Startup Hosting

We offer dedicated resources with SSD-based web hosting for startups. You have full control of your cloud server with top-of-the-charts global response times.

Built-in Caches

We provide ready-to-use cache technologies that ensure fast speed. Advanced cache technologies include Memcached, Redis & Varnish.

Stack With Latest Technologies

Our stack uses latest technologies including Apache, Nginx, PHP-FPM, and MySQL/MariaDB to speed up the loading time of your website.

PHP Versions

We support PHP 5.6.x and the latest versions of PHP 7.x so you can test compatibility and switch versions accordingly.


Experience fast performance and improved response times with powerful yet simple CloudwaysCDN.

HTTP/2 Supported

We offer HTTP/2 enabled servers that perform significantly faster by reducing the load.

Dedicated Firewalls

We regularly perform firmware upgrades and patches so your websites remain secure from potential threats.

1-Click SSL Installation

Secure websites with our built-in Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate with convenience at your disposal. The free SSL certificates can be installed with a few clicks.

Auto-Healing Servers

Auto-healing resolves most of the backend issues, resulting in minimum loss for your startup website and business.

IP Whitelisting

You can create a list of whitelisted IPs to block or allow IP addresses for SSH/SFTP access to your account or database.

Automated Backups

You can schedule automatic backups of any frequency (hourly to weekly) or take a backup on demand for complete peace of mind.

Two-Factor Authentication

To ensure complete security of your account and data, the platform has Two-Factor which is extra security layer of your account.

Renowned IaaS Providers

Choose from top-notch cloud providers including DigitalOcean, Kyup, AWS, GCE, Vultr and Linode with 60+ data centers globally.

Block Storage

JScale your server storage space in just a few clicks without affecting your website performance.

Seamless Vertical Scaling

Vertically scale your server storage and RAM with our 1-Click feature and without changing the customization.

No Long-Term Contract

Only pay for what you use with our pay-as-you-go pricing model. It’s all in your control and based on your usage.

1-Click Launch

Using our 1-Click functionality, you can now deploy more than 10 apps on a single server with convenience.

Multiple PHP Versions

Switch between different PHP versions (5.6 & 7.x) with a single click.

24/7 Expert Support

Our Support Team is active and ready 24/7, any day of the year. We’ve got your back round-the-clock.

Active Community

Our strong and active community consists of startup experts who are always sharing their experiences, valuable tips and tricks.

Knowledge Base

We offer a centralized knowledge base to our customers. If you need any platform related help, this should be your go-to resource.

24/7 Ticketing

You can submit a ticket with our 24/7 ticketing system, anytime you want and can keep track of your queries.

Managed Migration

Never worry about migrating to our web hosting for startups. All you need to do is tell us what app you need to migrate and we’ll take care of the rest.


Our Cloud Engineers are expert in identifying bugs and solving day-to-day issues. Simply contact our team and let them take care of things.

Git Integration

No need to waste time setting up Git for your project as Git comes preinstalled on Our Platform.

SSH and SFTP Access

Via SSH and SFTP, you can securely access servers and update applications. You can even generate individual SFTP credentials for the team.

1-Click Cloning

You can clone an entire server or an application with just 1-Click. Your files and databases are copied to new staging URLs.

One Account Multiple Teams

You can add team members into multiple teams and split projects between the relevant teams.

Staging Area & URLs

We offer unlimited staging areas and URLs where you can test and develop without breaking your live website.

Add Team Members

Assign different tasks to different members of your startup team and assign them full or limited access of your server or application.

Our Startup hosting plans come with powerful integrations tools and scaling options

Pick up a cloud hosting plan that you can always scale up/down to optimize operational costs.

Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

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  • Free trial is not available for Amazon Web Services. You need to upgrade your account to launch and access AWS servers.
  • With Amazon (AWS), Disk Sizes are configurable and Bandwidth is on pay as you go basis.
  • Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.

30% off for 6 Months + Upto 30 Free Migrations. Upgrade Today


  • Free trial is not available for Google Compute Engine. You need to upgrade your account to launch and access GCE servers.
  • With Google (GCE), Disk Sizes are configurable and Bandwidth is on pay as you go basis.
  • Note: $0.033/GB per server will be applied for offsite backup storage.
All Plans Come With
  • 24/7/365 Support
  • Free SSL Certificates
  • Free Migration
  • Team Management
  • Dedicated Firewalls
  • 24/7 Real-time Monitoring
  • Automated Backups
  • Staging Environment
  • Auto Healing
  • Regular Security Patching
  • HTTP/2 Enabled Servers
  • SSH and SFTP Access
  • Optimized With Advanced Caches
  • Cloudflare Add-on NEW
  • Unlimited Application Installation
  • Free Object Cache Pro (2GB & above)

Migrate Your Website To Cloudways For Free!

Your first migration is on us. You do not have to worry about the technicalities or any migration issues.


WordPress Hosting For Startup Success

We take away all the server hassles and complexities, so you can scale your website the way you want. With our WordPress-focused features including Breeze cache plugin and CloudwaysCDN, you get a seamless digital experience for your startup.

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Fastest Magento Hosting

Simplifying your overall experience, our solution comes with Cloudways Full Page Cache and CloudwaysCDN. These features give you optimal performance and the growth for your startup. We take care of all the challenges so that you remain focused on growth and profits.

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Feature-Rich Hosting for Laravel Websites

With our managed hosting solution, you can deploy and manage Laravel powered applications seamlessly. We simplify workflows so that you can focus on business logic rather than server management hassles.

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Flexible Platform for PHP Websites

We provide maximum freedom and flexibility so that you get a problem-free deployment. Using advanced caches and latest technologies, our solution allow startups to scale and secure optimal success.

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Convenience-Focused Drupal Hosting

Our managed Drupal web hosting for startups focuses on all the necessary aspects, creating an amazing online experience. We offer an optimized stack that includes Apache and Nginx, PHP-FPM and advanced cache technologies for the best Drupal experience for startups and entrepreneurs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Through our Managed startup hosting platform, you can vertically scale all the aspects of your server for sites. In some cases, cloning may be required.

We offer a pay-as-you-go model. So, you will be charged according to your usage. Your invoice will be generated in the first week of every month for services used in the previous month. And you don’t have to pay extra for cloud hosting. All your charges are included in one single invoice.

The security of all startup hosting servers is our first priority. We have deployed platform-level firewalls on all cloud servers. Our security experts have also used top-notch security hardening techniques to make sure that they remain stay.

In addition to providing top-notch security, our backup policy ensures that your data is backed up at your selected time.

Cloudways is specially crafted for managing simple and complex websites. Our startup hosting platform is easy to manage and helps you deploy your desired application within a few clicks. Moreover, there is absolutely no restriction on the number of servers that you can launch.

Additionally, the startup hosting is managed by our expert cloud engineers, and is supported by 24x7 Live Chat Support, ensuring that you focus on creating awesome web applications and leave hosting related hassles to us.

Size does not matter. Our Managed Platform can handle websites of all sizes. Cloudways Autonomous offers high availability WordPress servers that can automatically scale up vertically to handle the traffic spikes.

At the time of deployment, we apply a special optimization technology known as the ThunderStack on your website, which makes us the best cloud hosting for startups.

ThunderStack is a combination of Apache and Nginx with super caching services like varnish, Memcache and Redis. This unique recipe helps to decrease the maximum page load time.

Yes. We will help you in migrating your startup website to Our Platform. For startups, we offer one FREE website migration. Know more about requesting a managed migration of your startup website to our hosting platform.