FAQ on GoWestWebs.com WordPress Hosting
What is WordPress?
WordPress® is a blog- and web-publishing platform that’s not only easy to use but recognized the world over as the standard in website creation. With its focus on aesthetics, web standards and usability, WordPress is an open-source platform that lets you manage everything from a small personal blog to a large commercial site with hundreds of pages.
What is WordPress Hosting?
It’s two things: blazing-fast hosting and an easier, automated WordPress experience. We modified our servers specifically for WordPress, giving you a level of speed and security you can’t get from a standard web hosting plan. More than just an auto-install, WordPress is seamlessly integrated to hosting so the moment you log in, you’re able to build, edit and manage your site. And of course, our award-winning support is available 24×7 to help with any questions you may have. There’s no easier way to build and manage a fast, secure, reliable WordPress website or blog
How does your version of WordPress differ from other installations?
The WordPress is the same. The stuff that makes it easier and more automated is unique to Sliplink Network. We start you out with the latest version of WordPress, the same one you’d download from WordPress.org. And anytime there’s an update, we install it for you automatically. You never have to hassle with installing another update or worry about running an outdated or compromised version of WordPress.
Do I need to set up my WordPress database?
No. With Managed WordPress Hosting, we take care of everything, so the process is as easy as possible for you. Once you’ve purchased your plan, you can immediately create your website or start blogging.
Which versions of PHP does WordPress Hosting support?
Sliplink Network WordPress Hosting supports PHP 5.6 through the latest version (currently 7.2
If I have a WordPress site hosted somewhere else, can I move it to GoWestWebs.com
Yes. You can migrate your site over to GoWestWebs.com WordPress Hosting in just one click. Either move it to your domain name or put it on a temporary domain, the just do a quick review and you’re ready to publish.
After I purchase Managed WordPress Hosting, how do I get started?
Just getting started building a site using WordPress? Don’t worry!
Your hosting plan is seamlessly connected to the latest version of WordPress, so all you need to do is log in and you can start building a site directly from your control panel. Not sure how to log in? Check “How can I access my WordPress installation?” below.
And if you ever have questions, don’t hesitate to contact our award-winning 24×7 support team. Our in-house WordPress experts can guide you through creating, updating or even promoting your website or blog.
How can I access my WordPress installation?
Go to https://gowestwebs.com/, log in to “My account” and choose Managed WordPress Hosting from your list of products. Type http://YOURDOMAINNAME.XXX/wp-admin, where YOURDOMAINNAME.XXX is your domain name, and that will take your directly to the Admin login screen.
All WordPress Hosting Plans Include
- Award-winning customer support
- 99.9% uptime guarantee
- Money-back guarantee
- Automatic WordPress updates
- One-click WordPress migration
- Daily site backups
WordPress Hosting Support
The GoWestWebs.com support team is a group of smart, friendly people who know a lot about all the little things, and a lot about the big things too. They can help you re-do what you un-did, answer technical questions and offer advice on all things WordPress site-related.