UpdraftPlus releases seamless integration between UpdraftPlus and UpdraftCentral – (version 1.14.9 / 2.14.9)

UpdraftCentral is our highly efficient service to manage, update and backup multiple websites from one place. Today we launched a new version of UpdraftPlus which makes connecting a site to UpdraftCentral seamless. Just enter your UpdraftPlus.com login details in settings and press a button, and you’ve connected the site! With many new features in recent […]

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Happy Birthday, Keyy!

One year ago, our superhero 2-factor authentication plugin and app were born. Keyy allows you to login without the faff of usernames and passwords. Just open the Keyy app on your mobile, point it at your screen and viola! You’re in. Plus, because it uses RSA public-key cryptography, its security is second-to-none. There’s no vulnerable […]

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Cybercrime Basics

We are hooked on the internet and demand to be connected to the digital world 24/7. Our reliance on the online world and willingness to divulge our personal information with websites creates unique opportunities for criminals to steal our data, an extremely valuable commodity that can be exploited for vast profit. Many people fail to […]

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UpdraftPlus 2.14.8 release

UpdraftPlus 2.14.8 has been released for paying users. The changes from the last release only affect UpdraftPlus Premium, and so there is no corresponding free release. This release is a special release mainly for the purpose of fixing a problem that users were having with uploads to Microsoft OneDrive for Business accounts (a new feature […]

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GDPR compliance with UpdraftPlus: encrypting the databases in your WordPress backups if they contain user data

GDPR is an important new data regulation coming into force soon across the whole of the EU. We’re working on fully complying ourselves with our own customer data, and have launched a Data and Privacy Centre here: https://updraftplus.com/data-protection-and-privacy-centre/.  This should be fully complete within the next few days. As part of the law, many customers are […]

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UpdraftCentral 0.7.3 released

We’ve just released an update to UpdraftCentral. This contains a few fixes and small tweaks. It is a recommended update for all. The full changelog for this release follows. Fix: WP-Optimize (Premium) logger’s settings feature was not controllable Fix: WP-Optimize (Premium) cron scheduling control was not operative Tweak: On the cron scheduler, bypass process if […]

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Wanted: WordPress plugin developer who uses UpraftPlus

We’re recruiting a PHP WordPress plugin developer.  JavaScript or particularly caching experience nice but not necessary. This is a permanent position to help develop either UpdraftCentral, UpdraftPlus and WP-Optimize further.  So ideally it’s full time (or almost full time).  We’ll consider employment or freelance basis. Whilst we have a team in Cardiff UK, you can […]

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How UpdraftPlus built a top team of 17 people…

At UpdraftPlus, we’ve always got a sharp eye out for the best people. Rather than having set vacancies and job descriptions for specific projects, we’re always looking for the top talent, sometimes filtering through 50 applicants for every person we hire. Although we do have a small team based in an office in South Wales, […]

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