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Let us handle all the technical aspects of hosting WordPress. That means updates to both core and plugins, proactive security, and advanced tuning for optimal speed and performance under load.
Leverage the latest in performance technologies including PHP7, HTTP/2, Image Optimization, Enterprise Cacheing, Solid State Drives and CDNs to accelerate WordPress.
SECURITY & BACKUPS
Our multi-layer protocols makes sure your site is secured 24/7. Hardware firewalls, malware scanning, full daily backups, regular updates and more give you peace of mind.
Free Hosting To Select Partners
You may be eligible if you bought a theme from one of our partner developers.
Enterprise WordPress Hosting In AWS or Google
At DistroServer we employ a state-of-the-art hosting stack to accelerate WordPress. Backed by the Amazon and Google data centers we can utilize near infinite compute resources to solve the common headaches for whatever demand our enterprise site owners need, be it eCommerce, education, high availability or compliance hosting.
We needed a solution with the upmost security and light enough for our communications department and DistroServer delivered. Hosting has become something I don’t even think about anymore.
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Major WordPress Events
WordCamp MiamiCome meet us March 24 - 26, 2017 in Miami, Florida
Finding the best way to organize your code is one of the hardest parts of coding custom plugins and themes. Determining the best way to architect your code can prevent nightmare situations from surfacing in the feature. No more taking forever to add new features! No more breaking unrelated pieces of code that haven’t been touched! No more nightmares when refactoring code for compatibility with a recent WordPress update! In this talk, we’ll cover the concepts that make for a clean architecture through various examples of implementation techniques.
Plugins are what lets WordPress power so much of the web – all kinds of customizability in only a few clicks! Let’s talk about the WordPress Plugin ecosystem, learn how to identify good plugins from bad ones, and compare paid versus free plugins. I’ll also share my top list of awesome plugins to push WordPress way past a simple blog.
Technology enthusiast and Technical Engineer for Sucuri, Victor previously worked as a desktop publisher and information analyst for several local organizations in Miami, FL. He is constantly researching the role of online security in open-source CMS platforms. When away from the keyboard, going out for long runs or watching sports with his wife and son.
Suggested Questions And Topics: Victor works for Sucuri, one of the most well-known security companies in the WordPress (and other) spaces. Any and all security related questions (security of hosting, security of WordPress, best practices, etc.) would be excellent topics to consider and discuss.
From Subscriber to Administrator, WordPress comes with a variety of roles and capabilities to both grant and restrict access to various functionality within a site. But what if you need to step outside the defaults?
This advanced developer talk with plenty of code samples will show you how to create new roles within WordPress, how to create new capabilities and grant roles access, as well as fine-tuning capabilities using filters.
Do you know what is available in PHP 7.1? Do you know how it changes how we build websites? If you are still a procedural and don’t plan on changing, skip this session. Otherwise, join us for a 20 minute whirlwind tour of the new tools in your toolbox.
Whether you’re a developer, a designer, or just a user, you’re a potential user for Page Builders. This lightening talk will be a explanation for those who are looking for ways to when and where you have the benefits of use it.
With plugin, theme and core updates coming out on a continual basis, keeping your websites updated and secure can be a daunting task. Steven’s presentation will focus on tools and processes to ease the burden of managing multiple WordPress websites and keeping everything secure, backed up and safe.
Do you dread deploying new WordPress code for clients? *raises hand* It’s weird to feel that way. Deploying WordPress code isn’t rocket science after all (or maybe it is and no one told me!).
It tends to come down to opening our favorite FTP client and pressing the upload button. Easy-peasy, right? Of course, not! (Things are never that easy…) You’re also refreshing the web page in the browser while praying that you don’t get a white screen of death.
It doesn’t have to be that way. You can deploy your WordPress code with confidence! It just comes down to creating the proper workflows and the right automation.
This is what you’ll learn in this talk. We’ll go over what makes a successful deployment workflow. You’ll also get an overview of the tools that you can use to automate deployments. It’s everything that you need to get started on your quest for safer WordPress deployments!
Andrew Wikel is a WooCommerce ninja at Automattic. He is committed to open source values and loves working with WordPress. He fell in love with WordPress in 2008, and has been working with it in some capacity since then.
Suggested Questions And Topics: Ask your ecommerce questions – everything from general good practices to specific questions, especially if they involve WooCommerce.
In this session we will discuss the current state of UX and go over examples of UX done right. We will talk about what works, what the future holds, the process of creating websites people love to use, and ways to improve user experience.
It’s up to the design/development team to take lead and create amazing UX. In this workshop we will discuss taking that lead. The better the user experience, the more people will want to use and stay on your website. How many times have you loved using a website so much, you recommended it to a friend? Let’s build more of those websites and experiences.
The success of small- and medium-sized technology consulting businesses is heavily dependent on how the front-line consultants are perceived by potential clients. This personal/professional branding relies on communicating several key factors such as Expertise, Ethics, Effectiveness, and Efficiency. In this presentation, my goal is to move your personal brand, as well as your organizational brand, to where it needs to be to not only attract the right clientele or employers, venture capitalists, etc., but also to allow you to command the type and amount of compensation that will allow you to meet your various goals. We’ll discuss the What, the Why, and the all-important How to make sure that the right people understand your expertise in the right way.
Your clients aren’t clients. They aren’t partners. They aren’t customers. They’re your GUESTS. And you’ve invited them into your magical world of WordPress where impossible things happen and there’s an entirely new language to learn. Let’s talk about practical real-world examples of how making them feel welcome and giving them a better experience can have an unbelievably positive impact on your business and our community.
In this track you’ll learn the anatomy of a landing page. The design layout, what copy to write, images, call-to-action-, best forms to use and much more. In addition, you’ll find out how to optimize and market your landing page.
No matter what kind of website you have, people need to be able to find it, like it and then trust it before you can take any advantage of its existence. To achieve these three things you need to be on a constant watch out. Is your website live and accessible? Is it fast enough or visitors lose patience waiting for your page to open? In this talk, I will show you how to measure, optimize and prepare to scale resources to guarantee the availability and performance of your WordPress website.
Advanced Custom Fields is a powerful plugin that enables the addition of custom fields to your pages, posts and more. Yet, it’s so wonderfully simple that anyone with a basic understanding of WordPress themes can learn to integrate its functionality into their own WordPress builds. Come learn what it can do and how to get started using it.
Making React applications play nicely with the WordPress admin involves a number of tricks and workarounds. I’ll cover topics such as integration with the TinyMCE editor, communication with WP’s existing JS libraries, setting up developer tools such as hot module reloading, and persisting data in the WP database.
This talk is for absolute beginners who would like to start their journey into the World of WordPress. I will speak on how I went from zero experience in creating WordPress websites to confidently creating and customizing new websites in a short amount of time and how you can learn to do the same.
WordPress can seem daunting to the non-initiated. That is why during the talk you will learn valuable tips that would make your first (or ongoing) WordPress experience more pleasant. You will learn how to go from Zero to Zen in WordPress.
Over 150 people came together one October to build 48 custom WordPress websites for 48 non-profits in 48 hours. Learn how we built the custom fundraising system that empowered these organizations to accept online donations and mobilize their communities to start their own fundraising campaigns just like charity: water — in less than two hours with zero custom code. And take away some tips for how you, too, can quickly and efficiently build custom business applications at a fraction of the cost using WordPress.
This panel helps to convey what it takes to build an agency from scratch or a few freelancers. How does one get an agency started? What are the things you need before or as you start? What are the biggest keys to success and the toughest lessons to remember?