Big Black Friday Sale!

It’s that time of year that makes bargain hunters everywhere full of thanksgiving: Black Friday. Dubbed the biggest shopping day of the year, we at Updraftplus are offering our customers some fantastic deals. It’s not very often that plugins are reduced, but for one...

Wannacry ransomware

You’ve probably heard all about the Wannacry ransomware that’s been spreading like wildfire across computer networks since last Friday- the one that encrypts computer files, demands a ransom (that doubles within 3 days) and threatens to delete the files in 7 days if...

WordPress host goes bust with many websites lost.

(And 4 other WordPress horror stories you can avoid only with a comprehensive backup plugin…) Have you ever experienced the chilling, spine-tingling realisation that your website has been hacked? Or perhaps you’ve lived through the horrible nightmare of seeing your...

Happy Christmas 2015

A very happy Christmas from team UpdraftPlus to each and every customer. To help with the unwinding, here’s a version of my personal favourite Christmas song, performed by Hillsdale College, Michigan: “A thrill of hope the weary world rejoices, For yonder breaks a new...

Google Chrome 45 and WordPress

If you use Google Chrome as your browser, then you probably don’t know what version you’ve got installed – Chrome automatically updates itself, and doesn’t make a fuss about it. And that’s fine – we’ve all got better things to do than keep track of arbitrary numbers....