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WordPress

2016 Is the Year of Managed WordPress Hosting.

As the old cliche goes, time is money – and we know that your time is most profitably (and enjoyably) spent on new web projects. However, new projects inevitably become completed projects and maintenance projects. This ensures that your time will forever be split between building new websites for clients and maintaining already launched ones. […]

Market Mastery: WordPress Hosting Dominates

It’s nearly impossible to work in the web development space without being aware of the immense popularity of WordPress hosting, whether you use the platform yourself or not. It is an often trumpeted statistic that WordPress is, in fact, the most popular CMS. (We’ve even been guilty of adding to the cacophony of voices making […]

Questions to Ask When Choosing a CMS

Choosing a content management system, or CMS, to support your business’ online presence is a very important process. In our blog post “Choosing The Best CMS For You,” we’ve done an in-depth dive on each of the three most popular open source CMS platforms on the market today. However, before you immerse yourself in the […]

Caching Options for Optimizing Your VPS

It’s a fact: slow websites lead to a loss of visitors, preventing you from converting those visitors to paying customers. Studies done by Akamai show that more and more consumers expect quick-loading sites – a recent study shows that 30% of all consumers expect page load times of one second or less. What’s the primary […]

Top 3 WordPress Caching Plugins

One of the simplest methods of implementing caching for WordPress Hosting is through third-party plugins. Caching will speed up your site and reduce latency by temporarily storing frequently-requested data. Because repeated page requests can be slow and expensive in terms of resources, it is helpful to cache the results of those requests. You can learn […]

KB Weekly Wrap-Up 6-12-15

It’s the end of another week and we’re celebrating with a brand new KB Weekly Wrap-Up. Hopefully you’ve been checking in with our newly-designed Knowledge Base to find any helpful articles or how-to’s you might need. In this edition of the Weekly Wrap-Up, we feature instructions on how to update WordPress plugins to protect your […]

Protect Your Site From WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities

If you’ve been following the news, then you’re aware of the rash of vulnerable WordPress plugins that have recently been discovered. For example, previous versions of the WP Super Cache plugin were affected by a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that could provide potential attackers with access to your site. In addition, a few websites made […]