Cloudways Managed Cloud Hosting Review

Cloudways Managed Cloud Hosting Review

In today's world, the hosting market is filled with options, so much so that it's easy to get lost on the technical aspects, with the ever increasing competitive aspect of the hosting business, reading good and honest reviews about this services is paramount. This is the first article in a series in which I'll be reviewing well known hosting services.…

Why nginx is WordPress Hosting’s Best Friend

Why nginx is WordPress Hosting’s Best Friend

In my previous article I explored why PHP7 is the way to go for WordPress and in today's article it's the webserver's turn. A big part of a good hosting experience is how the webserver stack is configured. Having a fast stack is paramount to good WordPress performance & a great user experience. I've already discussed why PHP7 is such…

WordPress with PHP 7 – Why to Upgrade Your Server

WordPress with PHP 7 – Why to Upgrade Your Server

PHP 7 has launched in Dec 2015 and even after a full year from initial release there are websites that are still running under older versions. PHP 7 is a major change for the better.  It is a much improved version of one of the most used scripting languages and the core foundation of WordPress.  In this article I am…

What to Look for in WordPress Hosting

What to Look for in WordPress Hosting

There are lot of hosting options for WordPress from basic shared hosting to VPS and even dedicated servers but for the vast majority, hosting a WordPress site and using linux is too much work that could be spent on designing better websites and working with more customers. For those kind of users there are basically 2 choices A general shared…

WordPress Performance Testing: Why, How & Which Tools to Use

WordPress Performance Testing: Why, How & Which Tools to Use

Tons of articles written as the one guide to performance on WordPress, tons of content dedicated to the subject at hand but, what about the tools we use for measurement? The online and software tools we use are a big part of the equation. A wrong tool or improper results can lead you astray. Today we are going to do the…