PHP 7.4 now fully rolled out

PHP 7.4 has now been fully rolled out across our full network. You can now follow the guide linked below to switch your site to PHP 7.4 today if you wish. Note that PHP 7.3 will remain the system default for a while. Unless your PHP version is manually set to a specific version (i.e. if your PHP version is set to "inherit") then it will ... Continuare »

19th Iul 2020
PHP 7.4 incoming

PHP 7.4 has been out for a bit, but until very recently it hasn't been widely available under cPanel. This is changing soon and we're soon going to be deploying PHP 7.4 across all systems. Note that PHP 7.3 will remain the system standard for some time, but once this is complete you will be able to switch to PHP 7.4 via cPanel in the usual way ... Continuare »

5th Iul 2020
Nitropack now available as hosting add-on

We have had to unfortunately terminate our partnership with Nitropack due to massive price increases We're delighted to announce that we've teamed up with Nitropack to be able to offer amazing performance, CDN, and dramatically improved PageSpeed scores. This service is recommended for anyone serious about improving site performance and page ... Continuare »

13th Ian 2020
New budget hosting service available!

We're pleased to announce that due to popular demand, we are now offering a budget hosting plan once again after several years! For a long time we've been focused on helping site owners grow and develop but as some prospective customers point out, we have been lacking a plan for those people who are just getting started, or have very small traffic ... Continuare »

7th No 2019
New backup system now fully available

The new backup system is now officially available for all accounts from now! We've create a whole new set of knowledgebase articles which will help guide you in how to use this (we hope you don't ever need to):   https://wpopt.net/knowledgebase/9/Backups-restoration-and-recovery   After the old incremental backup system was proving too ... Continuare »

9th Oct 2019
Backup system changes

We're currently working on some changes to our in-built backup systems. This will be a long process but will significantly improve the incremental backup systems we have in place - both from a user perspective (i.e. MUCH easier and less scarier for you as a user to restore files and databases) and also significantly less of a headache for us from ... Continuare »

17th Sept 2019
A few design changes

We're making a few design changes - in case you find any pages which aren't loading correctly then please forgive the mess. Hopefully you should find things easier to navigate!

11th Sept 2019
FTP being replaced by SFTP

We will soon be removing access via FTP because of its inherent insecurity. You should use SFTP instead - instructions for connecting to this and getting it set up can be found here:

https://wpopt.net/knowledgebase.php?action=displaycat&catid=5

4th Sept 2019
New secure password transmissions

We have a new password manager! If you need to submit passwords to us for any reason (i.e. for migration purposes or similar) you can now enter and store passwords for any site of your choosing safely and securely in the Password Manager. This can be found under your user menu, or directly here:https://wpopt.net/index.php?m=PasswordManagerFor ... Continuare »

10th No 2018
cPanel Two-Factor Authentication now available!

You can now enable two-factor authentication for your cPanel login. Log in to cPanel, click on "Two Factor Authentication" under "Security" and scan the QR code using any Google-Authenticator-compliant app (i.e. Google Authenticator itself, Authy, etc.).

Welcome to safer hosting!

6th Feb 2017