Live Google Hangout: Finely Tuned Consultant With Zoe Rooney

At WP Engine, we’re passionate about helping our customers learn and grow. In keeping with that ethos, we proudly present “Finely Tuned Consultant,” a series of interviews with some of the brightest talents in tech, marketing, and (naturally) WordPress. In this edition of Finely Tuned Consultant, hosts Jonathan McNamara and Emma Zwirko will speak with [Read More]

Mercury Vagrant (HGV) Version 1.2 Available Now

WP Engine Labs is focused on innovation and contributing to the open source community. As part of that mission, today we released Mercury Vagrant (HGV) version 1.2. In this new version we’ve fixed many of the bugs identified in version 1.1. Version 1.2 also adds dynamic PML config generation for better insight into logs, includes [Read More]

All WP Engine Customer Sites Being Patched To WordPress 4.1.5

WordPress has just released a critical security update to the current stable branch of WordPress. The latest release fixes a trio of cross-site scripting (XSS) issues: XSS in Genericons, which is shipped with many themes and plugins; XSS caused by MySQL’s field length limit truncation; and XSS in TinyMCE during the transition between text and [Read More]

The Motley Fool Overcomes The Challenges Of Downtime With WP Engine

Birthdays are memorable. They’re a time for celebration. But Max Keeler, head of global operations for international investment information web site The Motley Fool, will remember his most recent birthday not for the party, but for the chaos. During a birthday visit to a museum, Keeler’s phone buzzed. And buzzed. And buzzed. It wouldn’t stop buzzing. [Read More]

Video Recap: Toby Cryns On Finely Tuned Consultant

This week, we took “Finely Tuned Consultant” in a new direction. This series of interviews with some of the brightest talents in tech, marketing, and (naturally) WordPress, has traditionally been presented as a text-based Q&A right here on the WP Engine blog. Yesterday we went interactive with our very first Finely Tuned Consultant Google Hangout [Read More]

Staying Ahead Of The Digital Curve: Three Vital Battle Grounds

In the modern digital era all brands are publishers. They are curators of content and information that engage, entice, and excite their audience. Finding the right way to share and publish content – and thereby engage with your audience – is paramount. With the right tools and technology partners, enterprise organisations can publish content that is up to the minute and responsive to their users’ needs [Read More]

Live Google Hangout: Finely Tuned Consultant With Toby Cryns

At WP Engine, we’re passionate about helping our customers learn and grow. In keeping with that ethos, we proudly present “Finely Tuned Consultant,” a series of interviews with some of the brightest talents in tech, marketing, and (naturally) WordPress. This edition of Finely Tuned Consultant breaks from the normal, text-based format in favor of a [Read More]

The Four Ss Of Managed WordPress Hosting [Free Ebook]

FOCUS ON YOUR BUSINESS. LEAVE WORDPRESS TO THE EXPERTS. You’ve got a business to run. Whether you’re an individual blogger or a global enterprise, your website is where you showcase your brand. It could be an ecommerce store, a popular sneaker blog, a go-to spot for gadget reviews, or a music festival site. Managing and [Read More]

All WP Engine Customer Sites Being Patched To WordPress 4.1.4

Update 4/30 12:00pm Central: We have concluded our investigations and will be resuming the upgrades for our platform, all customers should be upgraded appropriately in the next 24 hours. Update: As new information about the vulnerability surfaced on Social Media, we have paused the WordPress update to continue investigation. We have made additional platform changes [Read More]