It’s officially Fall, and that means it’s time to celebrate with WP Engine’s OctoberPress Hosting Fest! Enjoy 3 free months of hosting with an annual hosting plan.
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InMotionHosting has announced the release of the next generation of Virtual Private Server hosting: the VPS S-Class. The new VPS hosting product line brings a number of significant enhancements to the legacy VPS-1000, VPS-2000 and VPS-3000 packages, including free solid-state drives (SSDs) and drastically increased RAM, storage and bandwidth. The wholesale VPS upgrades are consistent with InMotionHosting’s mission to bring customers the most comprehensive web hosting experience possible with top-of-the-line service and support.
Google has recently announced that whether or not a website is using HTTPS (HTTP over TLS) will be a ranking signal as we go forward. Right now it’s not so important for ranking however it will progressively become more important in the coming years. Thus, the onus is on website owners to start making the move right now towards HTTPS.
If you have a community website wherein you would like your members to sign up and interact with each other – WordPress’s inbuilt login / registration won’t suffice.
Enter UserPro – a front end user profile plugin that helps you manage your community effortlessly.
UserPro allows you to create any number of custom profile fields, giving you completely flexibility in designing your registration form. In fact, it allows you to create multiple registration forms and give each registration form a default assigned user role (subscriber, customer, manager, etc.)
A while back Media Temple introduced their WordPress Managed Hosting offering, and I also reviewed their setup here on WP Mayor. I’m very happy with their hosting and still use it.
The big news however is that they are offering their packages at a whopping 50% off till the end of July. So if you’re considering making the upgrade from shared hosting to a WordPress managed hosting provider, waste no time and sign up for MediaTemple’s offering.
WP RSS Aggregator, the leading RSS feed import plugin for WordPress, continues to go from strength to strength with the release of the WordAi add-on this week. The new add-on provides integration with the WordAi content spinning service and came about in response to demand by a good chunk of the user base.