Posts by: Alec Rojas, Author at The Media Temple Blog

Make It Better: Grid

Welcome to Make It Better, our new series dedicated to giving you the latest news, plugins, and tutorials to make your Grid experience that much smoother.

Make It Better: WordPress

Welcome to Make It Better, our new series dedicated to giving you the latest and greatest WordPress news, plugins, and trends of the month. Here’s what’s happening:

18 Years of Hosting Great Ideas

1998 may not feel like that long ago, but in the tech world, it may as well have been ancient times. Great computers cost close to $5,000 and high-end monitors were nearly as much. Windows 98 was cutting edge and the first iMac had just been released. PC gamers were playing Half-Life, StarCraft: Brood War, and Unreal. AOL was still the largest internet service provider, powering close to 20 million users (and also providing millions more with free “coasters”). Google was in beta, AltaVista and Yahoo! dominated search. And on September 10, 1998, Demian Sellfors placed a few servers in his closet, plugged in an ethernet cable, and started Media Temple.

Media Temple’s New Bug Bounty Program is Live!

OVERVIEW Media Temple’s culture of innovation involves constantly implementing and utilizing the latest and greatest technologies to provide our customers with premium hosting solutions and user experiences. Proactively…

Six CloudTech Hosting Optimization Tricks – Part 2

Our CloudTech team is back with some crucial plugins and command line tricks to optimizing your hosting solution.

Seven Digital Design Resources

We asked our Creative Team for their go-to resources for digital design. Here are some of their favorites:

Six Key Ways to Optimize Your Web Hosting

We asked CloudTech, our premium technical support team, for six ways to optimize your hosting solution. Faster sites, here you come!

Media Temple Table Tennis Invitational IV – Recap

Seasons come and go but one thing gets better and better, one season after another: Our Table Tennis Invitational. On June 13, 64 teams descended on SPiN in…

AWS-Powered, Enterprise-Grade WordPress Hosting by Media Temple

For almost 20 years, our mission has been to leverage our people-powered solutions and services to allow enterprises and the agencies that support them to spend more time…

Spring Updates to VPS

Being a customer-centric and user experience-driven company means that we are constantly working on improving our hosting solutions to keep them at the forefront of performance. Our user-first…

Seven Amazing Web Development Resources

1: Font Pair – Fonts don’t exist in a vacuum, least of all Google fonts. With thousands of different fonts available, being able to maintain an aesthetically pleasing…

Meet Media Temple: Justin Crown

Justin Crown’s rise to software engineer followed a path of determination. Starting at Media Temple as a customer support agent several years ago, his desire to learn more…

Spring Updates to Grid

At Media Temple, we are committed to only delivering a premium user experience that fully meets our customer’s’ needs and are constantly improving our solutions to keep them, and our servers, at the forefront of performance. Furthering this commitment, we are about to update almost every aspect of the software that powers Grid, our managed shared hosting offering.

The 2016 Stevie Awards – Our Customer Support Team Does It Again

As a customer-first company, we are constantly leveraging our customers’ feedback to address their evolving hosting needs with a premium experience. Our award-winning customer support exemplifies our customer-centric philosophy.

Media Temple’s Table Tennis Invitational – Chicago Edition

After three exciting editions in Los Angeles and a successful outing in New York City in the last two years, we decided to take our popular Table Tennis Invitational to the Midwest. On February 23, 32 teams congregated at Untitled in Chicago’s popular River North district to compete for the title of champion.

Customer Appreciation Month Starts Today

Our relationship with our customers is something we truly value. For many of you we are more than just a hosting company – we are a technology partner that help your and your clients’ ideas come to life. We know you put your trust in us on a daily basis, and we would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation.