Michael Beckwith Job Title: Support Engineer Years at WebDevStudios: 8 My move into working for WebDevStudios (WDS) was a very swift transition in September 2012. If memory serves me right, on a Saturday or maybe Sunday, I was tipped off that WDS...Read More WebDevStudios Day in the Life of a Support Engineer
From meeting up at WordCamps to our annual retreat, the team at WebDevStudios (WDS) is more than just a group of people who work together. We are a group of people who trust each other, and we have recently brought a new...Read More Team WDS Just Keeps Growing!
If you’ve visited our Team page recently, you likely have noticed some new faces. That’s because WebDevStudios (WDS) has added four new people to our crew: Haris Zulfiqar, Frontend Engineer; Dave Bonds, Backend Engineer; and Allen McNichols and Chrispian Burks, both who...Read More New Faces at WebDevStudios
With so many hosting options out there, where does one begin? You have your $5-per-month generic hosting, your managed WordPress solutions, options to buy and host your own servers, and you can even go straight to the infrastructure for a less-managed solution....Read More Things to Consider When Searching for a Website Host
Growing up, I can vividly remember my father threatening to take away my car if I didn’t get the oil changed every three months. The younger me liked to “ride the line” and stretch that three months out as long as possible,...Read More Ongoing Website Maintenance: Why the Transition from WDS to Maintainn Makes Sense
When planning for a new WordPress website development project, it’s always nice to have an idea of what the actual project life cycle entails. A project with WebDevStudios (WDS) can typically be broken down into seven phases. These seven phases will get you from the initial proposal...Read More Project Life Cycle of a New WordPress Website
Sometimes it’s easy to forget that WordPress is actually a community. I’m easily reminded of the community aspects when I look at my Twitter feed–where I can catch up with awesome WP community members quickly, jump into conversations, or just revel in...Read More Remembering Community in the Face of Negativity (AKA When .Org Users Attack!)
Furthering our goal of continuing to provide excellent post-launch support and maintenance for our clients here at WebDevStudios, we are so excited to announce that we have completed the acquisition of Maintainn in order to fully bring ongoing support and maintenance services...Read More WebDevStudios Acquires Maintainn to bring WordPress Support and Maintenance Services In-House
We are excited to announce the release of our new WordPress Maintenance Packages! Currently we offer three different support package levels: Standard, Gold, and Platinum. Keeping your WordPress installation current is the single most effective way to keep your website secure and...Read More New WordPress Maintenance Packages!