How to Setup your Account Initially

SiteGround has developed a unique tool – our Account Setup Wizard, to ease your first time ever account setup. It allows you to upload a new website or to initiate the free transfer of your existing website with just a few clicks literally seconds after you order your account.

Account Setup Wizard overview

On your first login to Your customer area you will see the Setup Wizard popup box. You can use the wizard immediately or choose the "Remind me later" option on any step of the setup.

Your wizard will remain active, saving your progress until you fully setup your account. If you do not finish the setup process immediately you will be able to access the wizard for 40 days after your account order in the important messages section on the home page of your Customer Area:

New website upload

If you already know which application you wish to use, you will be able to request its installation together with a template through the Wizard:

Alternatively, if you are not sure we will recommend you a software based on your needs:

Transfer website from other host

Just use the form to provide us with your current account login details and our support team will start the transfer immediately.