Managed WordPress Hosting

The WordPress Content Magement System (CMS) is an open-source solution based on mySQL and PHP. WordPress was designed as a blogging system. However, due to the large supporting community WordPress can be used for many purposes, including booking and reservation systems, online directories and online stores. It’s estimated that WordPress is now used as the backend for approx. 30% of all websites on the public internet. In a Managed WordPress Hosting environment the service provider is responsible for WordPress and manages all technical aspects of running a WordPress environment for a client organisation like WordPress updates and backups. In this category you find our news articles about WordPress and Managed WordPress Hosting.

Gutenberg Will Bring Us a ‘Drag-and-Drop’ WordPress Editing Experience

The architecture of the WordPress platform is quite user-friendly already, with an extensive number of themes. Creating a dream website does take time and a bit more technical knowledge however, even with a platform like WordPress. That’s where Gutenberg comes in.

Web Hosting Company DreamHost Hires Ty Lampella as VP of Marketing

After nearly a decade of operating as an independent online marketing consulting for a broad set of clients in the online marketing space, Ty Lampella has joined the DreamHost team on a full-time basis. Within the Dreamhost executive team he will take on the role of vice president (VP) of Marketing.

WP Engine Acquires Creators of Genesis Framework for WordPress Websites

Managed WordPress hosting provider WP Engine has acquired StudioPress, creators of the Genesis Framework – a popular theme framework for millions of WordPress sites worldwide. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Jetpack Extends Its Reach Into India, Partners With Managed WordPress Hosting Provider MilesWeb

Automattic, the company behind Jetpack,, and WooCommerce, has announced a strategic partnership with MilesWeb - a provider of managed WordPress hosting in India.

1&1 Starts Offering Free SSL Wildcard Certificate with Every Web Hosting Package

1&1 has unveiled its offering of a free SSL wildcard certificate with every hosting package, to assist website operators to protect their domain including all subdomains.

Web Hosting Provider DreamHost Introduces ‘Create’ Feature for Its Remixer Website Builder

DreamHost, a web hosting provider from Los Angeles delivering its services worldwide including Managed WordPress, has introduced ‘Create’, a new and free to use design feature for DreamHost’s Remixer website building tool, featuring new color-matching technology.

Managed WordPress Hosting Platform, WP Engine, Announces New Executive Appointments

WP Engine, one of the world’s largest managed WordPress hosting platforms, has announced two promotions on its executive team.

Rackspace Expands Its Managed Hosting Portfolio, Adds Bare Metal as a Service

With the addition of six new bare metal instances, Rackspace Managed Hosting customers who use BMaaS can now provision IT infrastructure on-demand and have their bare metal solutions delivered in minutes rather than hours.

ResellerClub Unveils Downloadable Website Themes, Plugins and Logos for Web Designers and Developers

ResellerClub has announced the launch of website themes, plugins and logos as downloadable products on their managed hosting platform.

DreamHost Names Shrikant Dharap to Serve as VP of Business Operations

DreamHost®, a global leader in web hosting and Managed WordPress services, has selected Shrikant Dharap to serve as its Vice President of Business Operations.

Robert Jacobi: “Our WordPress Dashboard for the Hosting Industry is Pretty Perfect”

US based software development company Perfect Dashboard, specializing in WordPress innovation for the hosting industry, came to CloudFest last week to talk to and to promote Auto Updater.

CodeGuard CEO: “CodeGuard Is More Than Just a Provider of Backups”

CodeGuard CEO and co-founder David Moeller came to CloudFest 2018 last week with the message that CodeGuard is more than just a provider of website backups.

Plesk Expects a Lot From Their Latest Plesk Onyx Release With the Added AI...

As one of the world’s leading WebOps platforms to run, automate and scale applications, websites and hosting businesses, Plesk expects a lot from the latest feature being added to Plesk Onyx, namely AI.

Plesk Onyx Update Released at CloudFest With SEO and AI on #WordPress Enhancements

Plesk has introduced a Plesk Onyx major update at CloudFest, the well-known conference geared toward the cloud, hosting, data center industries. As we’ve communicated earlier on, the team is also present at this event.