Category: Web & Tech

Careers at BigScoots – UPDATED!

BigScoots is a completely managed WordPress, Shared, VPS and Dedicated hosting company that specializes in industry leading support and management. Thousands of clients of all shapes and sizes select BigScoots to scale their businesses and to help them sleep easy...

/ May 14, 2020

APRIL UPDATE – WordPress Optimized Portal (WPO)

Our WordPress Optimized Portal (WPO) is your one-stop-shop to access everything you need to succeed. From the moment you sign up for a fully managed WordPress service, our WPO Portal is where you'll find all of your active services and...

/ March 26, 2020

A BigScoots How To: Migrating From Squarespace to WordPress

Steve Benjamins from Site Build Report states that "Squarespace is like the Apple of website builders", and he isn't wrong. Squarespace provides easy-to-use templates that are both sophisticated and effective. Whether you are seeking out a website builder for your...

/ February 1, 2020

The Difference Between BigScoots Shared Hosting & Managed WordPress Hosting

Our managed WordPress services are built very specifically with WordPress in mind from the ground up which means they deliver seriously improved load times and drastically elevated management as a result when compared against any provider we've ever tested against...

/ January 15, 2020

Google to Mark Sites Without an SSL as “Not Secured” Starting July 2018

Starting this July, sites without a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Certificate will be marked as “Not Secure” when visiting from Google's newest Chrome browser, version 68. This is following an announcement made in 2014 stating that Google will be using...

/ July 1, 2018

BigScoots’ Commitment to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

What is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? The GDPR is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). It also addresses the export of personal...

/ June 2, 2018

Beginner’s Guide: Installing & Setting Up WordPress

At BigScoots we specialize in and we're best known for building the fastest WordPress hosting environments on the web today. But everyone doesn't always have a WordPress website for us to super charge, so for those folks, let's talk about...

/ May 29, 2018
SSL Featured

What is a SSL?

Websites store sensitive information for many different reasons, the most common being when a visitor registers for a new account, updates account information or when a payment is made. This information is captured on the front-end of a website usually...

/ March 24, 2018

Fully Managed WordPress Hosting

Do You Need Fully Managed WordPress Hosting? If you’re looking for WordPress hosting services for the first time, you have probably come across many providers selling Managed WordPress plans (just like BigScoots!), and no two providers are the same! Naturally,...

/ February 8, 2018

What is Optimized WordPress Hosting?

Most Managed WordPress hosting services claim to provide you with a completely optimized WordPress environment. It's extremely important and substantially improves your load times if its done correctly, but what exactly does it mean to be completely optimized and how...

/ February 6, 2018