UpdraftPlus has been downloaded 7 million times

Over the weekend UpdraftPlus ticked over 7 million downloads.  This comes one days after reaching the “1 million installs” milestone. Of course the downloads figure is inflated as it counts a single user downloading updates of the plugin every time...

How to Put Your Website on a New Year Diet

After Christmas, we invariably take up some kind of vague intention or a brave New Year’s resolution to get in better shape. A recent  opinion poll reveals that around 63% of us are planning to make resolutions, and that almost all of these relate to losing weight,...

Our Winning Disaster Story

“What’s the most awful thing that’s ever happened to your website?” We asked UpdraftPlus users to tell us their stories, and we had some crackers.  Someone found that their website had been hijacked by a Tunisian teenager, who was repurposing it as a Palpal phishing...

Copy.Com – going, gone

Just a reminder – as announced a few months ago, Barracuda are closing down Copy.Com entirely on May 1st – the service will cease to exist, and any data you had on it will be gone forever. And as such, of course, if you have Copy.Com configured in...