WPEngine WordPress Hosting

Summary of WPEngine WordPress Hosting

WP Engine is a WordPress dedicated hosting service that provides everything you want from a hosting company, including those services you probably never even thought about. We’ll explain later what these services are.

PROS

  • Production Server & Staging Server management
  • Automated Backup for both Production and Staging site
  • Native object caching
  • 24/7 tech support from a technician who actually understands how WordPress works
  • Relative expensive (yes, you read it right. It is expensive and we put it under
    “pros” list.)

CONS

  • Tony Stark can probably hack it. (Jarvis: Sir, there are still terabytes of
    calculations required before….)

You get what you paid for

Did you know most WordPress issues are caused by the mismanagement of the WordPress [2] itself and the web server people host their websites.

One research reveals that most common cause of WordPress hacking is caused by the following*:

  • 41% gets hacked due to the issues with hosting platform
  • 29% gets hacked due to using an insecure theme
  • 22% gets hacked due to using vulnerable plugins
  • 8% from using a poor password

*Reference: http://www.wptemplate.com/tutorials/safety-and-security-of-wordpress-blog-infographic.html

WP Engine Security and Performance Optimization

You can password protect both the production and stating website while you are working on the update or maintenance. You can also reset file permissions for all files you upload via FTP to ensure all the permissions are set properly.

  • Fully control the caching for your WordPress websites.
  • Website will load faster.
  • Contribute to your SEO.

Even with the starter account, “personal plan,” WP Engine offers free SSL
certificate from Let’s Encrypt™ certificates based on domain validation.

Automated Backup. Accidents happen

Even with the production and staging service mode, accidents can always
happen. Rest assured with the automated backup service from WP Engine.

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You can password protect both the production and stating website while you are working on the update or maintenance.

You can also reset file permissions for all files you upload via FTP to ensure all the permissions are set properly.

  • Fully control the caching for your WordPress websites
  • Website will load faster
  • Contribute to your SEO

Still not sure? it’s ok. here’s a demo.

We provided a video that quickly goes through WP Engine’s hosting and howeasy it is to use for anyone and everyone.