SMF Hosting

Crafted carefully for superior performance

Plans start at $3.95/mo.
  • Free SMF Install
  • Free Domains
  • Multiple Server Locations
  • Free SMF Transfer
  • Free Daily Backup
  • 24/7 Support Phone/Chat/Ticket
  • SMF Optimized Servers
  • Free CDN Service
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SMF Hosting – Best Servers, Support and Extras for Your Forum!

If you have chosen to use SMF for your forum, you can count on our unique handmade hosting solution. We will make sure that SMF runs smoothly on our servers and that your forum is safer, faster and better supported than anywhere else!

99.9% Uptime

Fast and secure servers

Our powerful servers are especially optimized and ensure the best SMF performance.

  • Best data centers on three continents
  • Hardware setup with focus on speed
  • Unique account isolation for security
  • 24/7 proactive uptime monitoring
100% Devotion

Amazing support team

Our support team is extremely fast and can help you with setting up and using SMF on your account.

  • SMF installation, transfer and help
  • 24/7 availability on phone, chat and tickets
  • Below 15 min average ticket response
  • Below 1 min wait time on phone and chat!
More Extras

Unique Hosting Extras

At SiteGround we provide multiple features that enhance your hosting account:

  • You are covered against failures with our free daily backup
  • More speed and security with free CloudFlare CDN
  • Super speed option with our SuperCacher!

Start New SMF Forum

...with the easiest installation ever!

Transfer Your Forum

...with our free help and no hassle!

Our Servers Meet All SMF Requirements:

  • Softaculous for SMF auto installation

    SMF application can be easily installed through Softaculous Autoinstaller, that you will find in your cPanel.

  • The appropriate PHP version

    You can use the latest stable PHP version that is compatible with SMF together with 5 more PHP versions to choose from!

  • Optimized MySQL for faster handling of requests

    We always have the latest MySQL version and we additionally tweak our MySQL server, so that is handles requests faster.

SMF is a trademark of Simple Machines LLC. SiteGround is not affiliated with or endorsed by the SMF Project or its trademark owners.