Category: Pagely News

  • A new look for the service that started it all.

    Many moons ago we started on this project, however you are now looking at the spanking new Pagely® branding and website. We made a few branding and stylistic tweaks along the way in our five years of managing WordPress, but this is the first top to bottom rebrand. Have a look around and please tell […]

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  • Managed WordPress Hosting Turns 5

    We had an idea. Five years ago, way back in the internet dark ages, hosting options for WordPress were pretty lousy. Hosting companies were selling “unlimited everything” plans for $4.95/mo (some still do). It looked good on the surface, but if you ever used those companies back then you remember the terrible performance, the unmitigated […]

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  • Run HHVM WordPress at Pagely

    Here at Pagely® we’ve been working hard on getting our VPS & Enterprise setups dialed in. Please consider running HHVM with us in beta and here is all the information you need to know. What is HHVM? HHVM stands for Hip-Hop Virtual Machine and is an open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in […]

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  • Pagely® Now Offers Staging on VPS & Above

    Here at Pagely, we’ve had customers requesting a staging location for some time, and we finally have an answer. Our VPS hosting plans and above (Enterprise) now feature staging – which is great news. The current staging we have in place syncs files and databases between sites with the ability to ignore tables and/or files. […]

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  • Delivering the “Managed” part of Managed WordPress Hosting

    WordPress 3.7 is around the corner and the core team is putting much effort into auto-upgrades of core with the ability to also auto-upgrade plugins. Here at Pagely we have been managing WordPress and plugin upgrades for our clients for years. The primary difference between what we do and what the new WordPress core system […]

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  • Pagely Hires Former StumbleUpon Director of Engineering Joshua Eichorn as CTO.

    I think there are several events through the life of a company where you can reflect back and declare as a watershed moment. Today I am happy to announce what I believe will be one of those moments in the life of Pagely. This summer we made an offer to one of the brightest developers […]

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  • Pagely turns 4. Help us celebrate with a 30 day try-out.

    Happy Birthday to us. In September 2009 we dusted off some old code we had written for provisioning WordPress, cleaned it up, and launched the worlds first Managed WordPress Hosting service. Since then we have been enjoying helping thousands of customers secure, upgrade, and accelerate their WordPress powered sites. This year we are turning the […]

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  • Pagely acquires competitor BlogDroid.com

    Pagely Acquires Competing Managed WordPress Hosting Company BlogDroid.com Phoenix AZ – The first to market and leading provider in Managed WordPress hosting, Pagely, has reached an agreement to acquire competing service BlogDroid in an all cash deal. Financial details were not disclosed. As a result of the sale, customers will move from the existing BlogDroid […]

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  • Defeat the WordPress BotNet with this simple solution, use a pass-phrase.

    You have all likely heard about the recent rise in brute force attacks against WordPress, if you have not: Sucuri has been chronicling it for you. Here at Pagely we have the the best in class enterprise security appliances protecting our network, additional 2nd level mechanisms in place to throttle and block brute force attacks […]

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  • Pagely announces new must-have WordPress expansion feature.

    Here at Pagely, we have been working with WordPress for a very long time, since v1.2 to be precise. Through all that time we have been mostly satisfied with WordPress and the capabilities it brings to web publishing. A solution without a problem WordPress is an amazing piece of software, however we have always felt […]

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