Happy Christmas 2017

There are a lot of versions of the beautiful hymn “O Holy Night” on YouTube, but this one, sung just yesterday, is excellent. Have a good Christmas! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTFG_nvreoI O holy night the stars are brightly shining It is the night of our dear Saviour’s birth Long lay the world in sin and error pining Till […]

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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 and glorious morn. Fall on your knees! Oh, hear the angel […]

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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. But – the current Chrome update (Chrome 45) […]

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Estimated time until your backup completes…

Trying to predict the future timings of a backup on shared web hosting with certain web hosting companies I could mention reminded me of this cartoon from XKCD… Which is why UpdraftPlus does not estimate how long your backup will take to complete! Instead, it has algorithms found in no other backup plugin to attempt to […]

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Do you write plugins?

This is a bit of a minority interest… but if you provide plugins for others, then you might be interested in a new free plugin from our sister company. It’s the “Simba Plugin Updates Manager”, available for free from here in the wordpress.org repository. What does it do? It allows you to host updates for […]

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from Team UpdraftPlus to all our customers! To help you celebrate, here’s a beautiful version of “O Holy Night” from Il Divo: “The King of kings lay thus lowly manger; In all our trials born to be our friend. He knows our need, our weakness is no stranger, Behold your King! Before him […]

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