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PHP 7.3 is Already Available at FastComet

Our constant dedication delivering at your fingertips the latest stable versions of PHP and other features as soon as we can, after rigorously testing it throughout our hosting environment goes without saying. This way, we enable customers to take advantage of the innovations and useful features that will make their site more optimized and secure. Adding the new version of PHP 7.3 to our servers is another step we do to provide a stable and well-functioning online environment for our customers.…

PHP 7.2 is Now the New Default on FastComet

Here at FastComet, the continued stability, speed, and security of your websites are at greatest importance for us, as they are for you. We firmly believe that keeping your software up to date is a good idea for a myriad of reasons and all WordPress users should upgrade to the latest version of PHP as soon as possible. PHP 5.6 and 7.0 both recently hit the EOL (end of life) status, and more and more applications are starting to urge users running on deprecated versions of PHP to the existence of PHP 7.2 or newer.…

Why WordPress will warn you about your PHP version and How to safely switch to the latest stable release

WordPress is primarily written using PHP as its scripting language, making it one of the most vital parts of all WordPress websites out there. Major parts of both the front and back end of your WordPress web page and interface exist thanks to PHP. It allows us to do so much in terms of building a website as you don’t only find it in your page templates and plugins, but it also makes up the files that form the WordPress dashboard itself.…

Website Hacked? Now What? Don’t panic and follow these steps.

Has your website ever been compromised? Statistics state than in an average lifespan of a website, it will be at some point inevitably breached in one form or another. Of course, this is not a one hundred percent sure event, but we tend to neglect our security until it’s too late.…

WordPress 5.0 & Gutenberg: The day after tomorrow

If by some chance you have missed it out – the officially scheduled release date for WordPress 5.0 was matched today, December 6th, on the eve of WordCamp US. The release is named after the pioneering Cuban jazz musician Bebo Valdés.…