|[April 17, 2012]
Go Daddy Hosting Connection Installs 2 Million WordPress Sites
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. --(Business Wire)--
Go Daddy has surpassed a significant milestone with its Hosting
Connection easy application installer - 2 million WordPress
installs. The app installer saves time by automatically installing
WordPress, giving users more time to build their websites. It was
developed by Go Daddy, the world's largest provider of Web
name registrations and new SSL
WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world,
according to BuiltWith.com, and gives users the flexibility to create
customized websites using different themes, plugins and add-ons.
WordPress is one of more than 50 popular applications for which
customers are provided easy install access via Go Daddy Hosting
"Go Daddy created Hosting Connection in response to customers who were
looking to quickly and easily install Web applications," said Go Daddy
Sr. Dirctor of Hosting Scott Brown, who oversees Hosting Connection.
"The goal of Hosting Connection is to make the installation of WordPress
easier and faster for our customers and judging by the 2 million
installs, we think it's a solution customers wanted."
Applications installed with Hosting Connection are backed by Go Daddy's
4GH Web hosting, which gives customers the consistent capability to
handle sudden website traffic surges by automatically scaling their
"We are here to serve our customers, first and foremost," said Go Daddy
CEO Warren Adelman. "We developed this platform to save people time. All
users have to do is point and click. The true power of Hosting
Connection is in how easily it delivers software and a consistent user
set-up experience to a large audience."
Hosting Connection also notifies customers when an update to the program
they are using is available. Customers can log in to their account and
choose to update the application automatically, without the need to
modify their hosting account.
Hosting Connection is backed by Go Daddy's world-class 24/7
personalized customer support.
Customers who are interested in using WordPress can use Hosting
Connection, purchase a specialized 4GH WordPress plan or install the
program manually on any of Go Daddy's WordPress supported hosting plans.
Hosting Connection also offers more elaborate, premium WordPress
Also available to all WordPress users, no matter the hosting provider,
is Go Daddy's recently developed P3
plugin, which quickly diagnoses sluggish WordPress
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About Go Daddy
Go Daddy is the world's largest domain name provider, Web hosting provider
and new SSL provider,
focused on helping small businesses grow larger. Go Daddy provides
dozens of cloud-based services and is the largest worldwide mass-market
hosting provider by annual revenue according to Tier1 Research
(Mass-Market Hosting Report-Winter 2011) and is the #1 provider of
net-new SSL certificates for 2011, according to the Netcraft, LTD Secure
Server Survey. To learn more about the company, visit www.GoDaddy.com/PR.
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