We would like to say thank you for supporting CuroHosting throughout 2017 and wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Our offices are closed from December 22nd to January 1st with limitied support during this time.
WordPress 4.9.1 is a security and maintenance release that includes minor changes and improvements. These include Windows based server users now being able to edit theme and plugin files.
Changing your web host can be done quickly and easily without downtime. You can transfer your website yourself using these 6 easy steps. Or, alternatively, you can choose a host who will transfer your website for free.
WordPress 4.9 is one of the final releases for 2017 and it is packed full of new features. These include the improvement of the customiser workflow and various coding enhancements.
Security plugins are common add-ons to WordPress websites. We've investigated whether solely relying on them is a necessity or if it gives a false sense of security.
A content delivery network (CDN) doesn't just give your WordPress website global reach but it helps to decrease latency, avoid downtime and protects against hacks.
SSL certificates are growing in importance meaning there are a lot of free and paid SSL options. We have compared free and paid SSL certificates so you can decide which one your website needs.
WordPress 4.8.2 is a security and maintenance release that has fixed a number of security vulnerabilities in previous versions. Additionally there are 6 maintenance updates.
We recommend measuring your WordPres site speed with Google PageSpeed Insights. So, we have given you the low down on what it is, what it measures and why we recommend it.
There is a common misconception that WordPress security is only important for large corporations and e-commerce websites but this is not the case. We have created a go to guide on WordPress security for small businesses as they are targeted by hackers too!
Many managed WordPress hosts have an automatic disallowed plugins list. But, at CuroHosting we are slightly different. We look at plugins on a case by case basis to ensure our customers are happy and their websites are safe and running well.
The recent ransomware attacks have brought cyber security into question. We are offering a free security audit to all WordPress users so that they can find out how secure their WordPress site really is.