Getting the best from your support request

Looking for support?  Please go here: https://updraftplus.com/support Can you remember the last time you had to contact customer support? It probably wasn’t the most thrilling experience. It’s bad enough when something goes horribly wrong and when you struggle to get...

Does your PHP version matter?

You’ve very likely heard about PHP many times, if you’re running a WordPress site… but, do you know what it is, and why it matters? PHP is the programming language that WordPress, like most websites, is written in. It has its share of defects, but has the huge...

Plugin of the week – BruteProtect

We’re not doing this every week; only some… but this week’s “plugin of the week” is BruteProtect. BruteProtect adds brute-force login protection (i.e. password guessing protection) to your WordPress website – with a particular twist. Most brute-force login protection...

Wannacry ransomware

You’ve probably heard all about the Wannacry ransomware that’s been spreading like wildfire across computer networks since last Friday- the one that encrypts computer files, demands a ransom (that doubles within 3 days) and threatens to delete the files in 7 days if...

WordPress Hacks to Save Time and Power Content

By Norman Arvidsson WordPress can take up a lot of time. Since that’s something few of us have in huge supply, we need to find clever hacks to cut it down as much as possible. Here is how. So, like so many of us, you severely underestimated how long it takes write...