Oct 29th WordPress 5.5.2 Security and Maintenance Release

OCT. 29 - WordPress has released 5.5.2, which is a security release.  All sites will be automatically updated over the next 24 hours.IMPORTANT - All versions since WordPress 3.7 have also been updated (patched) within their own version.  For example, if you're still using WordPress 5.4.2, it will be updated to 5.4.3, which includes all the ... Read More »

Oct 20th Facebook and Instagram oEmbed Issue in WordPress

On Oct. 24, all oEmbed requests for Facebook & Instagram content will be deprecated.

This is due to a change in the Facebook API, this is not a WPCloud or WordPress issue, it's due to a decision made by Facebook.

Here is an article that provides an easy solution to resolve the issue before or after Oct. 24 - 


Oct 7th IMPORTANT - WPBakery Page Builder

WPBakery Page Builder On Oct. 7, WPBakery announced a vulnerability with their plugin, which is used in over 4 million WordPress installs. Thankfully, this vulnerability is difficult to exploit. It requires an existing user with wp-admin contributor-level access or greater to be malicious. Meaning an existing user within your wp-admin with ... Read More »

Aug 11th WordPress 5.5+ MAJOR VERSION UPDATE

SEPT. 16 - UPDATEWe're still in the process of updating clients sites to WordPress 5.5+Please note that many sites have been experiencing a jQuery problem that is not related to WPCloud or our servers.  It's an issue that is affecting a very large number of plugins & themes.  The issue is so common that WordPress has released a plugin to ... Read More »

Mar 16th COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS CONTINUITY & ACTION PLAN

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS CONTINUITY & ACTION PLAN MARCH 16, 2020 WPCloud continues to monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-10) in Canada & around the World. Our top priorities are the health & safety of our team members and providing mission-critical services to our clients. WPCloud support was designed around a remote-based workforce, one ... Read More »