Release Notes

What’s New In WPCloudDeploy 4.5.0

February 8, 2021

Version 4.5 of WPCloudDeploy is slowly being rolled out to customers. It brings with it a number of new features including our first direct DNS integration, support for new WooCommerce integrated functions, new white label functions and more. New: CloudFlare DNS Integration Up till now WPCD has not had a native integration with any DNS…

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New Feature: Sell WordPress Site Subscriptions With WooCommerce

January 30, 2021

Last year we introduced a feature where admins could setup subscriptions for cloud servers using WooCommerce. Now we’ve taken that concept one step further – admins can now set up subscriptions for WordPress sites…

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Updates To Selling Recurring Server Subscriptions With WooCommerce

January 18, 2021

Way way back in September 2020 (2020 already feels like a lifetime ago..), we released a new feature that allowed admins to sell recurring subscriptions to cloud servers using WooCommerce. But, we made a tactical error back then by including the feature in the core plugin. It was a tactical error for two reasons: It…

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What’s New In WPCloudDeploy 4.3.0

January 8, 2021

Version 4.3.0 will be the second release since the end of our Black Friday Cyber Monday 2020 Lifetime Sale and its features are a direct result of that sale. BFCM2020 is the first time (and probably will be the only time) we discounted our lifetime options. And, as you might expect, the new customers who…

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What’s New In WPCloudDeploy 4.2.0

December 4, 2020

Version 4.2.0 of WPCloudDeploy is a smallish release. It includes three new features, a bunch of tweaks and the usual minor fixes that usually accompany any new software release. New features include options for power, new charts on the statistics screen and more.

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Advanced 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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