My WordPress VPS acquired by altFIRE Technologies

Irish business altFIRE Technologies, who specilize in website design and VPS hosting for small to medium business in Ireland and the UK, recently acquired My WordPress VPS for an undisclosed sum. Speaking today, owner Paul Scollon said “we use My WordPress VPS exclusively to host our customer sites and have Read More

PHP 7.4 Now By Default

As WordPress now supports PHP 7.4 by default, and PHP 7.4 is much faster (and more secure) than the previous PHP 7.2 used in our images, we have added 7.4 as the new default.

One month FREE for Black Friday

Yes, we are probably jumping on the bandwagon.. and yes, “Black Friday” is mostly nonsense and companies trying to make profit from products that would not sell otherwise. Regardless, we would like to offer customers a FREE month on our standard WordPress VPS module by using the code blackfriday for Read More

WordPress 5.3 “Kirk”

WordPress 5.3, releases yesterday and codenamed “Kirk” in honour of jazz multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, expands and refines the block editor with more intuitive interactions and improved accessibility. New features in the editor increase design freedoms, provide additional layout options and style variations to allow designers more control over the Read More

Building A WordPress Site is not Black Magic!

Building and managing your own WordPress website might seem like black magic, but trust us, it’s not! You simply need to break the job into smaller parts and take your time getting each part right.

WordCamp Dublin 2019

In case you’ve been hiding under a rock somewhere, WordPress Dublin in happening on October 19th-20th, and the schedule is now available!

Latest WordPress Manual

We’re pleased to announced out latest WordPress Manual is now available and updated for WordPress 5.2.

WordPress 5.2 “Jaco”

We’ve updated our base VPS images to not only include all the newest security patches for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and PHP/MariaDB, but to also include the very latest WordPress release. Now there are even more robust tools for identifying and fixing configuration issues and fatal errors. Whether you are a Read More

Product Changes

In order to make the site easier to navigate and less confusing, we have made some changes today to our product lineup.

ClassicPress – a business-focused CMS

Some eagle-eyed customers pointed out on Twitter that we quietly launched a new module (no, not the VPS Enterprise) based on ClassicPress recently. But what on earth is ClassicPress?