Estimated time until your backup completes…

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...

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...

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...

Interested in selling WordPress plugins? (Off-topic)

When we started selling a paid WordPress plugin, there was an initial shock. We not only had to write the plugin, but to write our own system for distributing and providing updates; and integrate it into our website. Now, at the end of 2013, there are some somewhat...