Digital downloads to the EU from January 1st

We’re pleased to say that it looks like we’re going to meet the January 1st deadline to be ready for the EU’s new VAT law, for selling digital goods to EU buyers. This is thanks to our sister company’s “WooCommerce EU VAT...

UpdraftPlus 1.9.46

Version 1.9.46 of UpdraftPlus has just been released, for all users. This is a minor improvement, including the following items: Feature: Chunked/resumable uploads are now supported for SFTP Tweak: Work-around conflict issue in Manage WP worker plugin which caused a...

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from Team UpdraftPlus to all our customers! To help you celebrate, here’s a beautiful version of “O Holy Night” from Il Divo: “The King of kings lay thus lowly manger; In all our trials born to be our friend. He knows our need,...

Number one

Earlier this morning, UpdraftPlus became the first backup plugin (and hence the first backup/restore plugin) to pass 1.6 million downloads from wordpress.org. This means that UpdraftPlus (free edition) recently over-hauled BackWpup (which had a 3-year head-start) to...

UpdraftPlus 1.9.45

UpdraftPlus 1.9.45 has just been released. This fixes two bugs: one in the Premium version only, which affected importing some backups created by the third-party BackWPUp plugin; and a second which could cause scheduled backups to be skipped if you were using...

WordPress 4.1 is out

In case you’ve not yet seen – WordPress 4.1 is out. The current UpdraftPlus release is fully tested and compatible. A lot of WooCommerce shop owners are also becoming more aware of the implications of the upcoming EU VAT law for digital goods in2015, and...

UpdraftPlus 1.9.44

UpdraftPlus 1.9.44 has just been released, with two minor tweaks. Firstly, a number of incomplete translations have been added. This is because after WordPress 4.1 is released (next week, it is expected), the WordPress plugins directory will begin showing users who...