Shifter is here to make your life easier.

Follow these simple steps and you’ll have a brand new site in no time.

1. Select your plan

Choose your plan based on storage, bandwidth, number of users, or Perfered CDN.

2. Log in

Access your Shifter dashboard to monitor everything in real time.

3. Create

Migrate an existing site or start a fresh install with one click.

4. Generate

Deploy your WordPress site using Shifter.

Your Shifter Dashboard

Manage all of your sites in one place, with real time updates and all the tools you expect.

Everything in one place

View everything from data to storage, backups and more

A Place for Teams

Manage unlimited users with Business or Agency plans so you can collaborate and build together

Total control

Get the information you need and the tools you expect, so you can manage every aspect of your sites in real time

Frequently Asked Questions

For features to value Shifter costs are minimal. Since static files are small and do not require computing, storage fees are less expensive. These price benefits get passed on to you, the consumer.

Pricing starts at $15/mo annually. This is our Personal plan which includes 10GB Storage and 1TB Data Transfer. This covers most users or for more storage and bandwidth we also offer Business and Agency pricing.

We also offer a forever trial at no cost for anyone who wants to get started with Shifter today!

Users share servers' resources of our editing area of WordPress, so that on some occasions, you may feel like the server responses are slow. We're considering potential improvements for the issue.

Sorry for any inconveniences, and we'll keep you posted!

  1. Activate your account by clicking the link in an activation email. 
  2. Log in to Shifter Dashboard
  3. Create a project with Public Image (sample file).
  4. Access APP URL then complete WordPress installation.
  5. Log in to WordPress, then write some posts, pages, or comment.
  6. Log out from WordPress (and don't forget to save any changes).
  7. Click [Stop App] on Shifter Dashboard
  8. Click [Generate Now]
  9. Access Published URL
  10. You'll see your WordPress content without WordPress!

Don't forget to register your credit card information on our Billing page.

Yes, we use a CDN (CloudFront) at very front of our servers, by default.

Static files are uploaded and stored with Amazon S3, then delivered through CloudFront (CDN), so that visitors can access websites with low latencies from all over the world.

We use CloudFront with AWS Shield Standard which enables protection against DDoS attacks by default.

For more details about the AWS Shield, check out their official page: AWS Shield.

Yes, sure!

You can use Amazon SSL for your domain. But it requires email authentication, so kindly finish your email authentication to enable SSL certification for your domain.


We're sorry, but you cannot reset your username with an email address at this time. However, you can register another username for our service with the same email address. Kindly register again with your correct username and use that account going forward. 

Shifter has its own admin menu (separate from WordPress) that gives you control of the site. You can turn WordPress on and off, converting to and from a static site. You can manage domain settings, multiple websites, and more.

Yes! Shifter is both a WordPress static site generator and a hosting solution. We host the files that Shifter creates and allow you to connect to custom domains. We do not, however, offer domain registration at this time.

Beta is currently available! Sign up and join our beta testing service. The beta testing service is free of charge during this period.

Please note: There are some limitations to Shifter features during this phase. 

Yes, sure!

You can set any type of permalink structure. But there are a few limitations. For more details, please see: Configuring permalink.

J2 Design

Combining the best of both worlds

"Shifter takes the benefits of a static site generator and the power of WordPress and puts them together into one amazing service.."

— Shaun Baer, J2 Design