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Smart Plugin Manager Does It Again: New Features Improve Productivity

The best plugin manager for WordPress just got even better. WP Engine’s Smart Plugin Manager—the only comprehensive plugin manager for WordPress—now has several new features that make it even easier for site developers to take advantage of the massive plugin ecosystem available for WordPress sites. Launched in 2019, Smart Plugin Manager takes the headache out… The post Smart Plugin Manager Does It Again: New Features Improve Productivity appeared first on… Read More »Smart Plugin Manager Does It Again: New Features Improve Productivity

Taking EWWW IO Off WP Engine’s Disallowed Plugins List

Plugins are a huge part of the WordPress ecosystem—they’re one of the key features that make it such a flexible platform. With more than 55,000 free plugins available in the WordPress Plugin Repository, as well as thousands of premium or “paid” plugins available in the market today, plugins represent an increasingly massive opportunity for adding… The post Taking EWWW IO Off WP Engine’s Disallowed Plugins List appeared first on WP… Read More »Taking EWWW IO Off WP Engine’s Disallowed Plugins List

Employee Spotlight: Rachel Noonan

In this ongoing blog series, we speak with WP Engine employees around the globe to learn more about their roles, what they love about the cities they work in, and what they like most about working at WP Engine.  In this interview, we talk to Rachel Noonan, an Engineering Manager at WP Engine’s Limerick office,… The post Employee Spotlight: Rachel Noonan appeared first on WP Engine. Read More

WP Engine to Match Employee Donations Supporting BLM, ACLU, and Black Girls Code

In the midst of the current events surrounding racial injustice around the world, WP Engine is dedicated to doing the work required to combat systemic racism, bias, and violence experienced by the Black community.  As discussed in companywide meetings and conversations, each of us has a role to play, and these systemic problems require a… The post WP Engine to Match Employee Donations Supporting BLM, ACLU, and Black Girls Code… Read More »WP Engine to Match Employee Donations Supporting BLM, ACLU, and Black Girls Code

Employee Spotlight: Haidee McMahon

In this ongoing blog series, we speak with WP Engine employees around the globe to learn more about their roles, what they love about the cities they work in, and what they like most about working at WP Engine.  In this interview, we speak to Director of Engineering, Haidee McMahon, who’s been with WP Engine… The post Employee Spotlight: Haidee McMahon appeared first on WP Engine. Read More

Going Around The World Online: A Virtual WCEU

The first-ever virtual WordCamp Europe ran from June 4-6, with one contributor day and two session days. While organizers, sponsors,… The post Going Around The World Online: A Virtual WCEU appeared first on Official Bluehost Blog. Read More

Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Inspires at WP Engine Summit/2020

Here’s a little-known fact: before Shark Tank was the massive TV hit we all know, it was a Canadian television program called Dragon’s Den, and it included only two members of the cast who are on the show today—Kevin O’Leary and Robert Herjavec. The latter—who in addition to his position on Shark Tank is the… The post Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Inspires at WP Engine Summit/2020 appeared first on WP… Read More »Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Inspires at WP Engine Summit/2020

WP Engine and Its Employees Donating $115,000 to Support Organizations Helping With Covid-19 Relief Efforts

WP Engine today announced that together with our employees we will donate $115,000 to Covid-19 relief efforts around the world by matching the sponsor fees from our SUMMIT/2020 customer event and using the funds to match over 3X the $26,000 donated directly by WP Engine and Flywheel employees. Donations are being given to several employee-selected… The post WP Engine and Its Employees Donating $115,000 to Support Organizations Helping With Covid-19… Read More »WP Engine and Its Employees Donating $115,000 to Support Organizations Helping With Covid-19 Relief Efforts

WP Engine Makes Genesis Pro Available to New Customers Via StudioPress

AUSTIN, Texas – June 10, 2020 – WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), today announced it is making its Genesis Pro offering, a site-building solution, available for purchase via a subscription on StudioPress which will include one year of free hosting on WP Engine’s platform (limited time only). The subscription also includes access… The post WP Engine Makes Genesis Pro Available to New Customers Via StudioPress appeared first… Read More »WP Engine Makes Genesis Pro Available to New Customers Via StudioPress