Do you support PHP7 ?

Do you support PHP7 ? Yes we do, PHP 7 is fully supported on Pressidium! To find out what version your website currently runs on, how to change it and so on, refer to our multi PHP runtime support FAQ. Also take a look at the brilliant results from our PHP7 benchmarking test!

Does WP CRON work on Pressidium?

Can I use WP CRON ? I see DISABLE_WP_CRON is TRUE in wp-config   The short answer is yes! You can use wp-cron exactly like you used to, we've only improved the way wp-cron is triggered.    How the default wp-cron trigger mechanism works   Scheduling jobs like publishing a post on a specific date and time, or running maintenance jobs, are critical for many websites. WordPress supports the creation of […]

Can I manually upgrade my WordPress core ?

At Pressidium we are responsible for upgrading your WordPress site when a official stable release in announced (major or minor) so you don't need to move a finger. Since, we are doing the updates for you, we have disabled the default WordPress update procedure, which in turn means you cannot run default manual updates. Despite that, if for any reason our upgrade cycle does not fit your needs or you simply […]

Safe WordPress Upgrades

As you already know, part of our Pressidium® Pinnacle Platform managed service includes upgrading your WordPress core when a stable minor or major version is officially released to the public. Our upgrading policy is to push security releases (minor versions) within 24 hours after public announcement and major releases roughly two weeks after their official release. So, how we are actually performing the core upgrade of your WordPress site ? […]

How we handle WordPress core updates

At Pressidium, as part of our management services, we are responsible for updating our customer's WordPress core to the latest possible stable release. As you may already know, it is absolutely essential to maintain an as much as possible up-to-date version of  your WordPress core version to address vulnerabilities and new security issues that may arise. We update your WordPress core on the following schedule : Security releases (or minor […]

How do I access my site?

How do I access my site? So you have just created a new WordPress site on Pressidium and you don't know how to access it. Ok, don't worry it's rather simple. You just have to remember the name you specified when you were creating your WordPress site using the Pressidium portal (note you can see a complete list of your websites in the portal, see below). So for example, if the […]

How do I create a new WordPress site on Pressidium?

How do I create a new WordPress site on Pressidium? Creating a new and fresh WordPress site using the Pressidium Portal is a matter of few seconds. Just log into the portal and: select the "Websites" option from the left main navigation bar and then press the "Create Website" button. See the following illustration: Once you press the "Create Website" button a new dialog will be displayed where you only need to […]

Which must-use plugins are pre-installed?

Which must-use plugins are pre-installed?   At Pressidium, each WordPress site is provisioned with a small number of pre-installed plugins (they are called must-use plugins) which cannot be disabled or altered in any way. These plugins do protect your site and in general they optimize your WordPress to work properly in the special Pressidium environment. Currently, we do pre-install the following plugins : Pressidium Plugin - This is our custom […]