Spring sale with 20% off Premium. Plus milestone…

Spring is hear!  Time to spring clean your WordPress sites with WP-Optimize, our plugin that makes deleting the clutter from your WP database fast and simple. Before you do, make sure you take a backup!  You can get UpdraftPlus Premium this month for 20% off, using...

Clef Two Factor Authentication is closing down

The Clef login security plugin is closing down it has been confirmed. The innovative two factor authentication plugin had a quick rise in popularity when it was launched in 2013, regularly topping GoDaddy’s hottest plugin list. Last year it became one of only 22...

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,...

Web Host Goes Bust Losing 100s of WordPress Websites

A couple of years ago, the unthinkable happened: my Web host went MIA. I used a local Web host called 24/7 Hosting- a name that’ll forever carry a ring of irony. I’d heard rumours that the company was in a bit of financial difficulty and had got itself in some hot...