A dedicated IP address is a single IP address reserved for a single client and isn’t shared with others. It is a unique online address to your website alone. That’s the TL:DR version. For a more nuanced look, read on to familiarize yourself with the benefits and myths regarding dedicated IP addresses.
The Benefits of a Dedicated IP Address
SSL CERTIFICATES: A Dedicated IP is required in the event that you need a SSL Certificate on a site. SSL Certificates are fundamental for e-business destinations, in light of the safe transmission of delicate data like Mastercard numbers and individual data. In the event that you have any kind of log-in structure where clients enter a username and secret key, then a SSL authentication is exceptionally proposed. One basic security cautioning can wreak ruin on your deals and transformations. NAMESERVERS: Dedicated IP addresses empower customers to get to their server straightforwardly without changing DNS settings for the space name.
The Myths of a Dedicated IP Address
SEO BENEFIT: There’s a lot of articles out there guaranteeing that a devoted IP address has SEO advantage due to the substitute of conceivably spammy shared IP addresses, however Google’s previous head of Search Quality Matt Cutts let this myth go a couple of years prior: While the web crawlers couldn’t care less about your IP address you are hosted on, they do think about the IP addresses connecting to you. Having a cluster of sites with the same shared IP address connecting to your site is surely not as perfect as one of a kind IP addresses connecting to you.
EMAIL BLACKLISTING: There’s obsolete data with respect to email and dedicated IP addresses. Off base data on the Internet, I know, it’s stunning. A few sites claim email sent from your site will be checked as spam and your email record will be boycotted in light of the fact that your IP is imparted to many different customers. This is not by any means genuine. For the dominant part of customers, your messages won’t be checked as spam on the grounds that email administration suppliers have numerous IP addresses for detachment; send the great email through the spotless IP address and the spam through the filthy IP. A dedicated IP address for email ought to be considered on the off chance that you have a vast rundown estimate and you’re conveying countless messages a day.
Onlive Server Dedicated IP Pricing
Each new Onlive Server dedicated server comes with a /29 vLan by default (8 total IPs, 5 usable). Due to the limited availability of dedicated IPs, there is an additional monthly charge for more IPs.
Monthly Subnet Prices For VLAN Servers:
- /29 IP allocation (5 usable IPs) – $10.00/month
- /28 IP allocation (13 usable IPs) – $25.00/month
- /27 IP allocation (29 usable IPs) – $50.00/month
- /26 IP allocation (61 usable IPs) – $100.00/month
- /25 IP allocation (125 usable IPs) – $200.00/month
- /24 IP allocation (254 usable IPs) – $300.00/month