SiteGround new Centralized DNS

Faster domain resolving, enhanced protection against DDoS, improved resilience and redundancy of the service, and easier management of multiple domains. These are the promises of the SiteGround new Centralized DNS, but to benefit from this new DNS service, you first have to update your DNS settings.

SiteGround AutoUpdate failed, again!

I experienced the previous update's events repeating exactly. I again unsuccessfully attempted to give the SiteGround tool another chance. When the next WordPress update was released, it failed again. Am I trapped in a time loop that no one else is aware of or am I experiencing déjà vu? By the way, there is no groundhog in my story.

One click, please!

One Click to rule the Traffic tool out, One Click to figure something out, One Click to bring enough information and a solution to find. I must discover the truth, please help me.

An update on AutoUpdate

AutoUpdate is a great tool, created by SiteGround to keep your WordPress sites always safe and up-to-date. However, after the migration to Site Tools, I experienced many issues with it. Despite its many failures, I have not given up on using it; there were indeed some encouraging signs... What is the current situation?

A difficult year – attested by numbers

Come hither, renowned Odysseus, hither, you pride and glory of all Achaea! Pause with your ship; listen to our song! What has the bewitching music of the sirens to do with numbers? Read this post to figure out…

Site Tools (vs. cPanel) – part 11: conclusion

One of the collateral damages of the switch from cPanel to Site Tools was the suppression of many valuable tutorials or other valuable articles from the Knowledge Base. Besides the loss of information, the resulting accumulation of 404 errors is detrimental. Was it worth it?

Site Tools (vs. cPanel) – part 10: Devs

As suggested by the name of this theme, it contains mainly advanced tools. In fact, if SiteGround would not have move the App Installer tool there (it was initially in the Site theme and called App Manager instead), I would not have much to say…

Site Tools (vs. cPanel) – part 9: Statistics

The webinar introducing SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools was showcasing a very clean but yet powerful user interface with all the information you may need. I was eager to see what it has to offer compare to AWStats…

Site Tools (vs. cPanel) – part 8: Email

Hosting providers can include an email account (i.e. space on a server where email are stored and then retrieved by email programs) as part of their package. In their Email tutorials, SiteGround tries to give answers to all of your questions regarding your email accounts. All, really? I don’t know, I have never checked…

Site Tools (vs. cPanel) – part 7: Domain

cPanel has made it easier to manage your domains in a single place, that is from your hosting account. What about Site Tools? Apparently, you can create and manage subdomains and parked domains. Okay, anything else?