Mananging a WordPress installation can be complex. A2 Hosting Managed WordPress simplifies every part of the process. This article introduces the tools available in the A2 Hosting Managed Wordpress product.
To start using the Managed WordPress features, log in to Plesk. For information about how to log in to Plesk, please see this article.
Managed WordPress comes with WordPress pre-installed so installation may never be needed, but if it is, a step-by-step option is provided. To install WordPress, follow these steps:
In the management area, click
WordPress is installed with default options, and then a dialog box appears with the option to install additional plugins. Click
Managed Wordpress includes the WordPress Toolkit, which provides many helpful options directly from the Websites & Domains option.
To log in to the WordPress admin interface, click. The toolkit logs in without requiring an additional password.
To check the security of the site, click. The security check includes nine security checks to help keep your site secure and optimized.
To manage plugins, click. This feature enables installation, update, activation, and removal of plugins without logging in to the WordPress admin panel.
To manage themes, click. This feature enables installation, activation, and removal of themes without the necessity of logging in to the WordPress admin panel.
To clone a WordPress installation for backup or development, click. This feature creates a complete copy of a WordPress installation, and makes all the necessary configuration changes to create a working site at a subdomain of the original installation.
To sync a cloned site with another WordPress installation, click. This feature provides options for syncing files, the database, or both.
The WordPress toolkit presents a notification when updates are available. To review and apply updates, click Details.
For additional WordPress Toolkit features, in the left sidebar, click WordPress:
Jetpack is a powerful toolkit/plugin loaded with resources to enhance your WordPress account and site. It bundles a number of helpful tools to help you design, secure, and grow your site. Jetpack includes:
Jetpack is installed automatically, and you can set it up in WordPress the first time you log in.
Get started by clicking the ServerShield by Cloudflare icon at the right side of the Plesk control panel:
Our Managed WordPress platform is the culmination of over a decade and half of experience designing, deploying, and maintaining scalable hosting solutions for high traffic and resource intensive WordPress websites. We worked directly with our development partners, community experts, and clients to get feedback and design, tailor, and optimize our Managed WordPress platform. The entire Managed WordPress hosting environment is built with the sole purpose of allowing your site to run as fast and as secure as possible. Most importantly, we built the solution with scalability in mind.
We understand that the term “Managed Wordpress” has been abused by other service providers. Our platform is built without gimmicks or gotchas. We strive to deliver the best service and support surpassing whatever “industry standards” currently exist.
At our core, we are infrastructure providers. With our Managed Wordpress platform, we fully manage the hosting environment, maintain it, and continuously secure it.
Although we do not debug core WordPress functionality or maintain third party plugins, rest assured we do have resident wordpress experts on staff that can work with you or your developer troubleshoot issues. Our support team embodies the “Can Do” mentality. We see complex technical issues as opportunities to learn something new and impress our valued clients.
You've invested time, effort, and money into your WordPress website. You can count on our Managed WordPress platform along with our support team to host and protect your investment. Each of our hosting packages are backed by our Money-Back Guarantee.
Here are some built-in features of our Managed WordPress platform:
Here are some available features:
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