- SiteGround Improves its CloudFlare add-on plans
SSL is now supported in their free CloudFlare add-on and CloudFlare's Web Application Firewall is now included in their Plus plan.
- Major WordPress Exploit Causing Mass Infections
- EIG to hire 600 staff, Expands Arizona Office
- Shopify CEO Defends Decision to Host Breitbart's Website
- EIG laying off 440 Bluehost staff, closing Utah Office
- Bluehost Ends Ticket Support in order to improve services
- SiteGround launches HTTPS One-Click WordPress configuration
- GoDaddy launches GoCentral Website Builder with Marketing Tools
A major vulnerability affecting the WordPress REST API in versions 4.7.1 and below is being exploited in the wild on a massive scale. Update your WordPress version immediately to 4.7.2 to fix the problem.
Endurance International Group has announced plans to hire 600 new employees, expanding its Tempe, Arizona Office by 71,000 sq. ft. in the process.
Shopify CEO, Tobias Lütke, has defended his decision to defend the right-wing website Breitbart saying that free speech trumps any personal views they may have of the website.
Bluehost parent company, Endurance International Group has announced that it is to close it Orem, Utah office with the loss of 440 jobs.
Bluehost has ended all Ticket Support, and now offers only Telephone and Live Chat support to its customers in order to provide a better, more speedy service..
SiteGround makes HTTPS default on new WordPress Installations and launches new one-click HTTPS configuration tool.
GoDaddy launches GoCentral, a mobile-optimized website builder, coupled with a smart learning system that helps build an audience and success.
- GoDaddy Releases Company Overview - November 2016
- SiteGround hires 32 ex-Site5 Employees after EIG Purchase
- CloudLinux to introduce Reseller Resource Limits
GoDaddy published on Monday its November 2016 Overview, revealing details about the financial state of the company, current values, mission statements as well as various performance metrics.
Inspiring story of how 32 of Site5's top support team were taken onboard after they were left out in the cold by EIG after their acquisition of Site5 in the second quarter of 2015.
CloudLinux will add Reseller limits to allow better resource allocation with Reseller Hosting plans during the first quarter of 2017.
- Full list of Endurance International Group Brands
You will find below a full list of Endurance International Group web hosting brands. They have a history of buying established companies, so you will be surprised just how many they now own.
- DigitalOcean Launches Command Line Interface. DOCTL
- GoDaddy in Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For
DigitalOcean has recently launched doctl, a Command Line Interface (CLI) for managing Droplets.
According to Fortune, GoDaddy is recognized for employee satisfaction, collaborative work environment, fun perks and other cultural qualities.
- EIG Purchases IX Web Hosting for $28 Million
- Shopify Free SSL Now Available with Let's Encrypt
According to EIG's 4th Quarter and Full Year Earnings Results, EIG purchased IX Web Hosting for $28 million and gained 72,000 subscribers.
Shopify has partnered with Let's Encrypt to offer free, automated SSL certificates to its customers at no extra cost.
- CPanel Implements Two Factor Authentication
- Godaddy Launches Logo Design Service
- Despite cancelling 2 years ago, our old data is still on the web
- Hostgator Launches Failover Cloud Hosting
- Interview with Peter Darazhanski, CEO at TMDHosting
- SiteGround Launch Free Weebly Website Builder integration
- SiteGround Updates Supercacher with PHP7
- SiteGround launch London data center
- SiteGround launches HTTP/2 on all plans
CPanel has announced the implementation of two-factor authentication. This will be implemented in WHM version 54, and the feature will be newly available on both interfaces.
GoDaddy has recently launched a new service offering affordable Logo Designs for small businesses under its Professional Web Services banner.
We discovered today, that two years after canceling hosting services, our old website is still live and publicly accessible.
Hostgator has just announced the launch of its new Cloud Hosting product. With a faster, more scalable platform along with your data being replicated over 3 different devices for redundancy, is this the future of web hosting?
We have an exclusive Interview with Peter Darazhanski, Owner of TMDHosting who talks about how he started, challenges, and the future.
SiteGround has recently announced the addition of the free version of the drag and drop Weebly Website Builder to its lineup.
Siteground announced some significant improvements to their SuperCacher system, now that PHP 7 has reached General Availability.
SiteGround has recently announced the launch of their fourth data center location in London, UK. This is the second data center location in Europe, with the Amsterdam location being launched in April 2012.
SiteGround has recently announced that HTTP/2 is now available on all their shared and cloud hosting servers. It is a significant change to how the web works and is designed to significantly increase the speed in which web pages load.
- InMotion Hosting Interview with CEO, Sunil Saxena
- Siteground offers great Hosting for Developers
- Server Issues, Slow Support, Unhappy Customers at Arvixe
With InMotion Hosting now recommended by us, we wanted to gain more of an insight into the company, so we asked them some questions.
Why SiteGround offers great Hosting for Developers — Website staging, git integration, WordPress CLI & WordPress Joomla Tools + fast speeds with Varnish cache
There are widespread reports of Server Issues, Slow Support and Unhappy Customers after Server Migrations and job losses at Arvixe.
- Siteground launch special WooCommerce plan with Premium Plugins
New WooCommerce Plan has been launched at SiteGround with Premium Plugins including Akismet and VaultPress Lite. Plus everything comes preinstalled!
- PHP 7 + OpCache Now Available at SiteGround
PHP 7 + OpCache is now Available at SiteGround (albeit in Beta) for increased PHP Performance. Benchmark tests show it is significantly faster than PHP 5.6
- Endurance International Group Buys Site5 for $36 Million
- Siteground Supercacher cache checker launched
Site5 (along with Verio) has been purchased by EIG for a combined total of $36 million. Management at Site5 is expected to remain in place for 1-2 years.
SiteGround have launched an update to it's NGINX SuperCacher for WordPress Users. It will now notify you whether your website is Dynamically Cached as well as check specific URLs.
- Siteground Supercacher now works with NGINX
SiteGround have recently announced a significant upgrade to its SuperCacher technology, changing a core component from Varnish over to NGINX (pronounced 'Engine X').
- Namecheap's CEO Richard Kirkendall does Reddit IAmA
- SiteGround Launch New Autoscalable Cloud Hosting
- Google Webmaster Central Hangout Summary - 30 Dec 2014
Namecheap CEO Richard Kirkendall does IAmA on Reddit - Find out more about Namecheap's future plans as well as their stance towards Internet Freedoms.
SiteGround Launch New Autoscalable Cloud Hosting which you can set to upgrade on demand, and contains all their developer features and Supercacher.
- SiteGround Updates Support Chat Software
SiteGround Introduces New Support Chat Software to greatly improve the speed and effectiveness of their already great support team.
- Improve Joomla Security with Siteground's jHackGuard Plugin
SiteGround's specially built jHackGuard Plugin will protect your Joomla install from hacks and vulnerabilities.
- SiteGround reveals that its Data Center Migration went perfectly
- EIG purchases Arvixe hosting company
Find out how the SiteGround data center migration went, and how their meticulous planning ensured minimal downtime.
EIG Buys Arvixe — One of our Top Rated Hosts. Find out all the details and whether this is a good thing.
- SiteGround launch new WordPress & Joomla Toolkits
SiteGround have recently launched a new set of tools to assist in the management of WordPress and Joomla installs.
- SiteGround Staging Tool Hangout - Summary
Check out the SiteGround Staging Tool Hangout where you get a detailed insight into the WordPress Site staging tool
- Interview with GoDaddy Senior Product Manager Ben Gabler
- GoDaddy Launches cPanel hosting
We have an interesting Interview with Ben Gabler GoDaddy Senior Product Manager giving great insights to company, and what they have coming up.
GoDaddy cPanel hosting has arrived. Find out our initial thoughts and how this could well be a big game changer for GoDaddy.