As of late last night DreamHost clients who are on the DreamPress platform – DreamHost’s own managed WordPress hosting platform – are experiencing issues trying to view their SSL secure websites. Take note that this issue only affects DreamPress customers who are using HTTPS. All other DreamHost clients who are utilizing their shared hosting, VPS, or dedicated solutions are not affected. ...
I had just mentioned how popular WordPress has gotten – coming close to a 50% market share among all CMS platforms – and I figured this would be a great time to write a quick tutorial on password protecting your WordPress admin login page. Now I want to mention that this will not prevent hacker attacks, nor prevent someone from ...
When it comes to CMS platforms WordPress is by far the most popular – not only across my own client base but overall. A recent statistic by BuiltWith shows us just how popular. WordPress currently holds a 48% market share among all other CMS platforms. When it came to what version of WordPress webmasters used, the recent 4.2 and 4.1 ...
It seems that almost all the major brands these days offer dedicated, managed WordPress hosting these days, and HostGator wasn’t about to be left out so today they have announced the launch of their own managed WordPress hosting called Optimized WP. Much like all other managed WordPress hosting services Optimized WP is intended to simplify the installation, configuration, and ongoing ...
When it comes down to running a blog you’re audience is everything. Determining your target market, their favorite content, when their reading – these are all crucial in the success of your blog or news site; however for the average beginner blogger gathering and analyzing this data is generally out of their realm. This has always been where WordPress.com – ...
Media Temple has kicked off a brand new coupon code valid for the month of June 2015. The new Media Temple coupon code hooks you up with you’re first month of WordPress Personal hosting for just $5!For that $5 you’re getting 30GB of SSD storage, support for 2 WP installs, and 24/7 WordPress certified support. Simply use coupon code during ...
Hosted on virtual private servers, DreamPress is a super fast and highly reliable managed WordPress hosting service offered by DreamHost. DreamPress 2 kicks things up a notch by including SSD drives, PHP 5.5 with OpCache & HHVM (Hip Hop Virtual Machine). For those of you who don’t know, HHVM is Facebook’s faster replacement for PHP and as of WordPress 3.9 – HHVM 2.0 ...
MediaTemple has launched another new coupon code for their WordPress hosting line – giving away their first month of hosting for just $9 (regularly priced at $29). This is a perfect opportunity to try out the MediaTemple service for your own blog. Simply use coupon code during your checkout process. This coupon code will stay active until Jan. 31st, 2015.
LoadStorm® and ReviewSignal have teamed up to test the scalability of 16 WordPress hosting providers. Load tests were executed in LoadStorm PRO to simulate heavy traffic hitting identical WordPress ...
Wordpress Menus can seem a bit confusing at first, and after having a friend recently get totally lost trying to figure out the menus for his website – I got the idea to put together this quick tutorial. First off let’s define some terms I will be utilizing throughout this tutorial. Menus are collections of links. Menu Locations are places within a WordPress website where you ...
Sucuri has picked up the SoakSoak malware which has compromised over 100,000 websites so far. The point of entry seems to be the same vulnerability Sucuri pointed out a few months back associated with the WordPress plugin Revolution Slider. That being said make sure you’re updated to the latest version of Revolution Slider if you’re using it on any of ...
My UK bloggers will love the new sale that eUKHost just launched. Score 25% off on any managed WordPress hosting package from eUKHost with the use of coupon code . The discount will apply only to your first invoice – so you would obviously get the biggest discount on a yearly payment plan. This coupon code will stay active through the end ...
Currently there are over 74.6 million websites built on the Wordpress platform with over 37 million Wordpress related web searches happening each month. Clearly the popularity of the Wordpress platform ...
I know that Wordpress 4.0 was released last night and the majority of the Wordpress community is spending these next few days updating their websites and fixing any bugs and issues that arise. With that ...
It’s been just shy of 6 months now since Media Temple has launched their premium WordPress hosting services and we’ve already seen it pick up some tremendous steam. Starting today and lasting through until the end of the month, July 31st, you can score Media Temple’s premium WordPress Hosting at 50% off your first month using coupon code during your ...
With competitors like GoDaddy, MediaTemple, Viper Hosted and more jumping into the WordPress dedicated hosting scene 1&1 wasn’t about to be left out – and so yesterday 1&1 announced the launch of their WordPress optimized hosting solutions. 1&1’s WordPress solution offers a custom dashboard allowing quick and easy WordPress site installation along with a custom WordPress plugin, exclusive to 1&1 ...
Media Temple has been working hard at making their hosted WordPress solution the best out there – and you don’t become the best by not giving something back. So with that in mind Media Temple has launched yet another 25% off sale on their Premium Wordpess Hosting from now through June 30, 2014. we are offering 25% off the initial cost of Premium ...
Now that WordCamp Miami 2014 is over you can expect this week to be full of awesome new Wordpress related news and announcements - and Media Temple is kicking this off ...
It seems that more and more hosting companies are joining the Wordpress-hosting bandwagon - and each one is bringing their own set of unique tools and features. Viper Hosted, ...