Everybody likes a bargain and that’s one reason free web hosting attracts business owners who want to stretch their resources. But is it really a bargain? There’s a lot about free web hosting you should know before jumping on the bandwagon.
Convesio is a new Docker-powered managed WordPress hosting solution; the first self-healing, autoscaling, platform-as-a-service for creating and managing WordPress sites.
Looking for a hosting company that won’t let your business down is easier said than done. What are 15 of the worst things that web hosting companies do that you should avoid? We’ll let you in on their dirty little secrets.
Plesk understands that time is money, and that keeping tons of WordPress sites up-to-date and working properly takes up an awful lot of your precious time. That’s why we created Plesk WordPress Edition.
If you’ve ever read a WordPress.org vs WordPress.com comparison post, you know that one of the common complaints against WordPress.com is that it’s not “real” WordPress.
That all changed in August 2017 when WordPress.com announced that Business plan users would be able to install their own themes and plugins, putting that tier of plans somewhere between the WordPress.com of old and self-hosted WordPress.
So…should you consider ditching your self-hosted WordPress site and hopping on one of WordPress.com’s Business plans?
For a limited time only, Kinsta, one of our top recommended WordPress hosts, is offering unlimited free migrations from WP Engine, Flywheel, Pantheon, Cloudways and Dreamhost for those wishing to move to Kinsta’s services. This offer is valid until the end of February 2019 (extended from the original September 2018 offer, so jump on it while it lasts now).
WP Engine have now made the Genesis Framework and 35 premium StudioPress Themes available for free to all WP Engine customers. Here at WP Mayor we have partnered up with WP Engine to offer you 4 months of free hosting with any annual subscription.
WooCommerce is, of course, a WordPress plugin but, like almost any form of e-commerce, a WooCommerce site requires far more resources than a regular Wordpress content site. We explain why that is, and how the subsequent poor performance and errors are far more damaging to an online store.
It is almost impossible to slash your way through the jungle of marketing and misinformation to find the tiny number of hosts who provide a competent, conscientious service. So, to find the very best WordPress hosts, we look at the results of the biggest WordPress hosting studies ever, with 830 respondents hosting 11,736 websites.
There are several hosting providers that offer managed hosting, but it could be tough to tell which is best based on their own marketing. Regardless of your WordPress experience, choosing managed hosting can be a minefield.
With this in mind, we’re going to take a look at two giants of managed WordPress hosting and compare Kinsta vs. WP Engine. We’ll pit the two against each other, comparing their pros and cons, in order to help you choose the option that works best.