Here's What We Found

May 24, 2017 Web Development + Tech
Full Page Background Video Styles

...behind still. Here’s that demo: https://mediatemple.net/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/fullpagevideo-3.mp4 One Viewport Header, Content Scrolls Over Header The header text we placed over the video could remain fixed, and the content could slide up...

November 25, 2015 Web Development + Tech
A Quick (Yet Functional) Intro to Shortcodes in WordPress

...pieces of content (like other posts that you’ve written). Instead of copying and pasting this content every single time you sit down to publish, now you can use one word...

January 29, 2019 Media Temple Updates
Now Control SSH Key Management through AWS IAM or GitHub

Today, Media Temple is pleased to announce that we’ve made Secure Shell (SSH) key management more friendly and flexible for our Managed Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers, by offering the...

December 15, 2016 Media Temple Updates
Reactive EC2 (ReC2) Management System – Performance for Savings

...Reactive EC2 Management System, aka ReC2. It is a small, friendly Python project that monitors your EC2 Auto Scaling Group to make important adjustments that provide increased reliability and cost...

February 11, 2016 Design + Creative
Best Practices in WordPress: Image Management

...as to its location. A simple Google search for “digital file management” will reveal articles mostly focused on managing your media just like your home file structure, naturally, with folders....

January 19, 2017 Web Development + Tech
Five Things You Can Do to Get Ready for the Big Game

...load. Here’s how to install a CDN on your Media Temple hosting solution. 3. Caching for the Future No matter which content management system (“CMS”) you use (WordPress, Drupal, or...

February 26, 2015 Web Development + Tech
Thinking Small Business with WordPress

...this really matters. Cost Savings The direct benefit of utilizing WordPress can be most easily understood as the free yet powerful alternative to the multitude of other content management systems...

December 28, 2010 Legacy
Introducing ProCDN

...I Need a Content Delivery Network? ProCDN has been in private beta for several months, delivering content for a wide variety of sites and use cases. Sites range from low...

August 23, 2016 Web Development + Tech
Caching Your Way to a Faster Website

...And finally, distributed content caching uses geographically distributed server memory to deliver content faster. While the differences may appear subtle, in actuality, these have very different uses to optimize the...

February 25, 2014 Web Development + Tech
WordPress is a Gateway

...and accessible to everyone and change the world. The web is the modern printing press and hypertext markup language facilitates content access on an almost unlimited scale through annotation and...

November 13, 2019 Cloud Hosting
AWS Building Blocks: Developer Tools

...transit and at rest, as well as providing user-specific access through AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM). AWS CodeCommit is free for the first five active users, after which the...

June 3, 2020 Web Development + Tech
Skip the Learning Curve with Managed Hosting

...management as a decision tree, the first fork is deciding between managed and DIY (do-it-yourself) hosting. DIY, in this context, means taking full ownership of the hardware and operating systems;...

May 27, 2013 Legacy
10 Business Growing Ideas for 10 Years of WordPress

...ten different business-growing ideas that are made easy with the magic of the WordPress Content Management System (CMS), and the extensibility that is provided by plugins. (1) e-Commerce Store Many...

September 28, 2017 Web Development + Tech
Performance vs. Security — How to Strike the Balance for WordPress Sites

...peak performance without sacrificing stability. Its status as the world’s most popular content management system also makes the publishing platform among the largest targets for security breaches as well. So,...

August 6, 2010 Legacy
Security Facts

...of malware attacks against websites running popular blogging, content management, e-commerce applications and static content as well. At (mt) Media Temple we take these threats very seriously and we have...

July 19, 2018 Web Development + Tech
Teaching Your Clients How to Use The Website You Built Them

...very easy. Do some screen sharing Alex Hardy says screen sharing while doing some content entry works pretty well. Kevin Lorenz says he’s had success calling it a workshop and...