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Introducing WP Engine’s Developer Relations Team

WP Engine aspires to be the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company by powering the freedom to create amazing digital experiences with WordPress. A big part of making that vision a reality lies in the developer-centric solutions we build for WordPress, which help make the web faster, more delightful, and more effective for everyone. That’s… The post Introducing WP Engine’s Developer Relations Team appeared first on WP Engine. Read More

State of Headless CMS Technology Study Finds Adoption Surging in the Enterprise

AUSTIN, Texas—March 4, 2021— WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, announced the results of a new, international research study showing headless is already pervasive in the enterprise. 64 percent of enterprise respondents already use headless, and more than 90 percent of those not currently using headless plan to evaluate headless solutions over… The post State of Headless CMS Technology Study Finds Adoption Surging in the Enterprise appeared… Read More »State of Headless CMS Technology Study Finds Adoption Surging in the Enterprise

Announcing Speak Up! Black Speakers in WordPress Workshop

While the lack of diversity in tech has become a growing focus for many organizations and individual employees in recent years, that focus has unfortunately yet to translate into substantive or significant results.  Recent reports show that prominent tech companies have made little progress in their stated goal of hiring more employees from traditionally underrepresented… The post Announcing Speak Up! Black Speakers in WordPress Workshop appeared first on WP Engine.… Read More »Announcing Speak Up! Black Speakers in WordPress Workshop

WP Engine’s Second Annual DE{CODE} Event Dedicated to Helping You Become a Better WordPress Developer

AUSTIN, Texas — Feb. 16, 2021 — WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, today announced registration is open for its second annual, developer-focused event DE{CODE} 2021. The completely virtual, developer-focused conference will take place on March 4th with 15 expert-led sessions on how to leverage the latest WordPress technologies, tools and tactics… The post WP Engine’s Second Annual DE{CODE} Event Dedicated to Helping You Become a Better… Read More »WP Engine’s Second Annual DE{CODE} Event Dedicated to Helping You Become a Better WordPress Developer

There Can Only Be One: Nominations Now Open for Torque’s Plugin Madness 2021

AUSTIN, Texas — Feb 15, 2021 — WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, today announced nominations are now open for Torque’s Plugin Madness 2021. The contest, entering its sixth year, is a bracket-style competition that begins with 64 WordPress plugins nominated by Torque readers which are split into four groups: eCommerce, Maintenance,… The post There Can Only Be One: Nominations Now Open for Torque’s Plugin Madness 2021… Read More »There Can Only Be One: Nominations Now Open for Torque’s Plugin Madness 2021

Understanding eCommerce Trends: Headless Commerce

As the world of eCommerce continues to expand, so do the options available for building customer experiences that span multiple channels and reach consumers wherever they are. In the second installment of this three-part series on eCommerce trends, we’ll take a closer look at headless or decoupled approaches to digital commerce, and the way some… The post Understanding eCommerce Trends: Headless Commerce appeared first on WP Engine. Read More

WP Engine Recognized as a Customer Service Leader at the 2021 Stevie Awards

At WP Engine, being “Customer Inspired” has been a big part of our DNA since day one. We’ve even enshrined it in our Core Values, and it’s something we’re incredibly proud to back up with a world-class Customer Satisfaction (CSAT) score of 97%.  Over the years, the day in and day out effort of our… The post WP Engine Recognized as a Customer Service Leader at the 2021 Stevie Awards… Read More »WP Engine Recognized as a Customer Service Leader at the 2021 Stevie Awards

Sharpen Your WordPress Developer Skills at DE{CODE} 2021

Building on the success and positive buzz generated by last year’s DE{CODE} event, we’re excited to announce that DE{CODE} 2021 is just around the corner!  The completely virtual, developer-focused conference will take place on March 4th with 15 expert-led sessions on how to leverage WordPress for easy setups, fast builds, smooth launches, and effortless maintenance.… The post Sharpen Your WordPress Developer Skills at DE{CODE} 2021 appeared first on WP Engine.… Read More »Sharpen Your WordPress Developer Skills at DE{CODE} 2021

WordPress 5.6 is Now the Default for New WP Engine Sites

WordPress 5.6 “Simone,” which was released in December, was the third major WordPress release of 2020, and the features and changes that came with it will carry over well into 2021. 5.6 is also now the current default version of WordPress for all new sites built on WP Engine’s managed WordPress platform. If you’re a… The post WordPress 5.6 is Now the Default for New WP Engine Sites appeared first… Read More »WordPress 5.6 is Now the Default for New WP Engine Sites

WP Engine Adopts New Growth Model; Appoints Veteran Leaders To New Business Units

AUSTIN, Texas—Feb. 2, 2021 — WP Engine, the WordPress technology company, made a series of announcements today to kick off the new year. As we learned last year, every business, large and small is reimagining its approach to digital because a company’s website or digital experience is now core to its continued success. WP Engine… The post WP Engine Adopts New Growth Model; Appoints Veteran Leaders To New Business Units… Read More »WP Engine Adopts New Growth Model; Appoints Veteran Leaders To New Business Units