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MainWP begins integrating the most popular backup plugins

The History of MainWP Backups When we first started on the journey that has become MainWP, we didn’t even have a backups section in the plugin. It wasn’t until it was suggested by a few users in the Beta that we even thought of adding it. As first time Plugin developers we jumped at the chance to add something “cool” to the plugin without fully vetting the idea and to this day that decision has eaten up more development and support time than I care to admit. We have spent so much of our resources on backup development and backup

MainWP Critical Child Security Update

MainWP Child contains a critical security update, and you should update all your Child sites as soon as possible. You can update all your Child sites directly through your MainWP dashboard (be sure to Sync your sites to see the available update), or download the MainWP Child manually here. Yesterday we were contacted by the Sucuri Labs team regarding a vulnerability that would allow attackers to log into any account without requiring the password as long as they know the accounts username. Fortunately, we have no reports of the vulnerability being used in the wild. However, now that this update is

Important: MainWP Security Release

Important Security Update Please Update your MainWP Child Plugins to 2.03 Earlier today we were notified through our White Hat Reward program of a potential security issue.  We are not currently releasing the details of the issue until users have a chance to upgrade their Child plugins. Quickly Update all your Child Plugins If you want to quickly upgrade only your MainWP Child you can change your Dashboard from showing upgrades per site to updates per Plugin. This will allow you to easily see all sites that need the MainWP Child upgrade.

MainWP Introduces The Bundle and Lifetime Licenses

Introducing “The Bundle” from MainWP We now have almost 30 Extensions and ever since the second MainWP Extension was released users have requested the ability to purchase all Extensions at one price. With “The Bundle” that is now possible!  With the purchase of “The Bundle” you not only get all the MainWP Extensions currently released but also all future MainWP Extension each with a lifetime license for a very limited time introductory price of $399. But what about the Extensions you already bought? We love our customers and appreciate everything you have invested in us so, for the next two months

MainWP 2.0 Released

MainWP 2.0 released We are excited to release the all new MainWP 2.0, focused largely on backups and overall Dashboard usability. With almost 3 months of development and 1000’s of lines of code changes this release is our most extensive and exciting update. MainWP 2.0 by the numbers 82 Days in development Over 100 active beta testers (testers with at least 1 report) The Dashboard plugin had 77 files changed with 7,037 lines added or modified The Child Plugin had 19 files changed with 2,924 lines added or modified 4 all new Archive Types for backups One of the bigger changes in this update is that Instead of only being able to backup in Zip format, which some servers

Important information on MainWP Extension Licensing after August 1, 2014

The following changes will be made to MainWP Extension licensing on August 1 2014: Any Extension purchased before August 1, 2014 will maintain its lifetime support and updates license, everything stays the same as it has been and you do not need to do anything to keep your Lifetime License. Any Extension purchased after August 1, 2014 will be set on a 1 year support and update license. The 1 year licensing only affects updates and support you will be able to continue to use the Extension forever. Once your 1 year license expires you would need to repurchase the Extension to continue to receive updates and support.  Thanks for using MainWP,DennisConnect with me on

25% off all Extension Orders this Weekend only!

25% off all Extension Orders this Weekend only! All your have to do is let others know how much you love MainWP! In order to celebrate our all new social share discount option this weekend ONLY we are offering you 25% off your whole extension order just for sharing your love of MainWP with your social network! You can choose where to share from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Google+How does it work? Just visit the MainWP Extension Site Click the “Add Extension” button on all the Extensions you want On the shopping cart page locate the Share Box (bottom left) Select the social network you want

MainWP Dashboard added to WP Repository and Over 90,000 Thank You’s

MainWP is coming out of Beta! We’ve come a very long way in a short time and as MainWP approaches leaving its Beta phase we are excited to announce some major changes. First, we are moving the MainWP Dashboard to and making it free for everyone!  How Does MainWP Being Free Affect Me? Don’t worry if you were a paying MainWP Beta user we have you covered, we are giving our users over $90,000 in credit to the Extension store .  Your individual credit is equal to the amount of your original payment. For example if you purchased the Pro

Happy Holidays

As the holiday season arrives, we would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation to all our users and let everybody know that we look forward to continuing to serve you in the coming year. We are truly grateful for your continued trust and support! We wish you a Happy Holiday Season and a joyful, healthy and prosperous New Year! MainWP Team

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