Make WordPress Hosting Easy with Plesk on Linode

Host your WordPress website on Linode and simplify WordPress WebOps with Plesk hosting platform
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Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (64 ratings)
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46min of on-demand video

Set up a private virtual server with the Plesk hosting platform on Linode.
Deploy a new WordPress website or move your existing website to your new server.
Use the Plesk WordPress Toolkit extension to secure, update, and maintain your WordPress website.


  • Basic understanding of concepts such as "website," "IP address," "firewall," "server," and "DNS".


Do you need a private cloud server with fully-managed WordPress hosting for your website, but don’t want to overpay for services?

If your answer is yes, then this course is for you!

In this course, we will guide you through the following actions:

  • Deploy a cloud server on Linode with just a few clicks.

  • Deploy a new WordPress website or move your existing website to your new cloud server with the help of a simple yet powerful Plesk cloud platform, available as an application via the Linode catalog.

  • Point your website’s name to your server at your registrar, or start hosting your website’s DNS zone on Linode Domains hosting service.

  • Protect connections to your website with a free SSL/TLS certificate.

  • Simplify time-consuming WordPress maintenance tasks, such as security, regular updates, and creating a staging environment with the WordPress Toolkit extension to Plesk.

  • Make sure that email originating on your cloud server reaches its destination and doesn’t end up in the spam folder.

You don’t have to possess any special knowledge to follow along in this course. We will guide you through every action and explain the necessary terms as we go.

Start hosting your WordPress website on your own cloud server by Linode today!

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner web professionals curious about website hosting on Linode.
  • Web professionals interested in moving from a shared hosting setup to a private virtual server in the cloud.


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Plesk is an innovative and highly popular WebOps and hosting management platform for web agencies, web developers, IT administrators, and service providers. Plesk University is a free online training and certification resource, full of interactive and immersive courses, which anyone can use to learn all about Plesk and its extensions.

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