Tale of a slow site

We get asked a lot why choose WPOven over other cheap hosting say Godaddy , Hostgator etc or similar services Managed WP Hosts . Here is an example how we are different – The Downtime Recently a client from one of our other services approached us saying that his hostgator VPS is constantly very slow and hostgator support is constantly optimizing database , file system and adding plugins which is continually adding to site down time for days on end. …

WordPress optimization using nginx varnish and php-apc

Now that VPS are becoming popular among developers for personal and professional website hosting, everyone wants to host their website on a fast and reliable vps. No doubt you have thought of having a vps powered website that is faster and fully customizable. But lack of knowledge about server administration and software configurations is the biggest hurdle for some people. This post is an effort to provide with a guide for vps configuration and administration for hosting a wordpress site. …

How to make your theme compatible with “WordPress Video Tube Plugin” plugin

WordPress Video Tube Plugin is a Video Hosting Plugin used to add videos from any site quickly and easily and helps you create your own video tube or video gallery site. The plugin was build by us because there were no free plugins to help you build a video gallery and the ones which were free just didn’t cut it. At WPOven we already have compatible premium video themes ready to be installed in your site with just a few clicks (No coding knowledge or editing needed). …

WordPress 3.5.2 Maintenance and Security Release

WordPress 3.5.2 is now available. This is the second maintenance release of 3.5, fixing 12 bugs. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. The WordPress security team resolved seven security issues, and this release also contains some additional security hardening. The security fixes included: Blocking server-side request forgery attacks, which could potentially enable an attacker to gain access to a site. Disallow contributors from improperly publishing posts, …