Release Notes

Coming Soon: Enhanced Backups (AKA Backups V2)

November 15, 2020

WPCD has always had a backup process for your WordPress site.  However, while the current backup process is easy to use, that ease of use brings some limitations: It only sends data to Amazon S3 The scheduling is fixed and Multiple remote targets and accounts are not supported. For the vast majority of our users,…

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WPCloudDeploy 4.1.0 – A Security Focused Update Featuring WPScan & Dewhurst Security

October 28, 2020

Version 4.1.0 of WPCloudDeploy has only two new features. In fact, it probably has the least amount of new features of any release we’ve ever done. But there’s a good reason for that. Before we talk about that reason, here are the two new features: You can now choose a language / locale when installing…

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What’s New In Version 4.1.0

October 25, 2020

Version 4.1.0 is a release with a very limited set of new features. In fact, there are only two new features in this release. This makes it our smallest release to date. But one item in it makes it our most important release as well!

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Fighting A Bad Upstream Package Update: Imagick

October 13, 2020

Over the weekend, many of our servers started to exhibit weird behavior. Commands and processes that were working just fine suddenly failed with little explanation. Upon deeper inspection we discovered that the maintainer of the Imagick PHP module had changed the package to be a “meta” package. Imagick is a module that WordPress relies on…

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What’s New In WPCloud Deploy 4.0.0

October 10, 2020

WPCD Version 4.0.0 is nothing short of a MASSIVE release. It includes a number of popular feature requests as well as our usual plethora of smaller tweaks, enhancements and fixes. So, without further ado, here are all the new and updated features that we packed into it. Custom Servers (Bring Your Own Server) At the…

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Emergency Patch For Digital Ocean API Changes: WPCloudDeploy 3.0.3

October 2, 2020

Some days it just doesn’t pay to get out of bed. Digital Ocean changed their API without any warning and broke our ability to create new servers. They made what they thought was a simple change – adding or changing the location of the PRIVATE IP address to the array of IPs that they return…

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Custom Server Support

September 11, 2020

One of our most requested features is support for custom servers – both custom VPS and bare metal. With the introduction of Virtual Server Providers, we’re finally able to make this feature a reality. One of the elements we tried to avoid was forcing a user to run a long custom script or specialized commands…

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Virtual Server Providers

September 11, 2020

Connect to multiple accounts at the same cloud provider using our new Virtual Server Provider feature.

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Sell Cloud Server Subscriptions With WooCommerce & WPCloudDeploy

September 7, 2020

The next version of WPCloudDeploy will include the ability for end users to purchase cloud servers using WooCommerce and WooCommerce Subscriptions. We suspect that agencies might find some very creative ways to use this feature and we’re excited to see where it goes.

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What’s New In WPCloud Deploy 3.0.0

August 30, 2020

Version 3.0.0 introduces a cleaned up UI and a number of tweaks across the Server, Site and Settings screens. It also loosens some of the restrictions on PHP we added in 2.9.0.

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What’s New In WPCloud Deploy 2.9.0

August 25, 2020

Version 2.9.0 of WPCD is likely to prove to be a significant milestone version for us. The reason for this has nothing to do with new features. In fact this release contains the smallest number of new features of any release we’ve done this year.

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What’s New In WPCloud Deploy 2.7.0

August 3, 2020

Originally, this release was supposed to be a nip-and-tuck release that primarily fixed and cleaned up a few items. However, as time passed in July we added more new features and so here we are again – another release chock-full of stuff for you

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