Blogs are not static. There are, of course, new blog posts—that’s baked into the definition of a blog. But there are other changes you need to make throughout the life of your blog: regular updates to WordPress core, design changes, link updates, and more. When updating things like WordPress core, plugins, or themes, we recommend …
Over the past few months, we’ve been working to migrate our hosting clients to Agathon’s next-gen hosting platform. We designed this platform specifically for WordPress sites, and we made every decision with speed in mind. Early adopters have experienced faster sites and dashboards across the board. The switch to Agathon’s next-gen hosting has been amazing. …
On a chilly fall day in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1999, three guys sat around a table signing papers to officially incorporate Architekton Internet Services, LLC. (They soon realized that Architekton was too hard for the average person to spell—let alone pronounce—and rebranded as Agathon Group.) Today, Agathon is still run by three partners. But …
When a post goes viral on a client site, Agathon does everything we can to ensure their servers are equipped to handle the surge in traffic. Here’s a look at how we helped one client deal with viral traffic that was straining their server.
The WordPress Core team is scheduled to release WordPress 5.5 today—the second major WordPress update in 2020. As always, this update includes some exciting features and changes!
We’re highlighting some of Agathon’s clients who’ve recently published books with traditional publishers. (This list is not exhaustive and also doesn’t include the many clients who have self-published books in recent years!). From children’s books and devotionals to a plethora of paleo cookbooks, we’re excited to celebrate their successes alongside them!
A review of Simon Sinek’s The Infinite Game and what it means for business leaders today to approach business with an infinite mindset.
WordPress blogs experience a variety of hacks. In addition to other protections, 2FA for WordPress protects your site so you can rest assured it’s secure.
In early March, our team spent 5 days in Orlando connecting around our company vision and making plans for the coming year. Read more about our takeaways here!
Have you heard the news? Over the past ten months, our hosting team has been hard at work building Agathon’s next-gen hosting platform. We built this new, high-speed hosting platform from the ground up. It’s designed specifically for WordPress sites, and we made every decision with speed in mind.