Let’s get your site moving with Amazon Aurora

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Shifter is now backed by Amazon Aurora! With the introduction of Amazon Aurora this release has been our most powerful yet. Increase speeds of 60-80% by migrating to our latest platform release. We encourage all customers to update for added performance, security, and stability. Let’s get your site moving at lightning speed! These features are […]

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Shifter pricing just got easier

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Dear Shifter Customer, We are writing to share some exciting news! Starting today the current Pay-As-You-Go model will be replaced with new fixed plan options. We want Shifter to be simple and think the pricing should be too. You spoke, we listened, and thank you for the feedback. Get started for as low as $15/mo […]

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Shifter lands on Creative Bloq’s 10 best new web design tools

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We are humbled to be listed among such incredible products like CodePen and Glitch, as one of Creative Bloq’s 10 best new web design tools for March 2017. Creative Bloq’s delivers a variety of news, tips, and insight into the latest technology and development of global design. As they phrased it, “there’s a service that […]

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Shifter on JAMStack Radio

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  We’re excited to share that Shifter was featured on JAMStack Radio! Ep. #9, Shifting WordPress to the JAMstack JAMStack Radio is a show all about the JAMstack; a new way to build fast & secure apps or websites. Hosted by Brian Douglas, developer & advocate at Netlify, we discussed the case for taking WordPress serverless, […]

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Replacing Dynamic PHP Functions for WordPress

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Shifter makes it possible to host your WordPress websites statically across a variety of CDNs. While this innovation solves a number of problems (and provides many cost and workload benefits, as described in our Shifter Case blog post), there is one thing Shifter websites cannot handle: dynamic functions handled by PHP. But there’s good news: […]

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Big News: Shifter Partners with Netlify!

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You know that team Shifter is here to make your life easier, one static WordPress website at a time. Well, now we’ve gone and upped our game by partnering with Netlify, the automated content-delivery experts.   Netlify is a unified platform that automates code to create high-performance, easily maintainable websites and apps. They integrate with […]

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Shifter in Action: A Case Study

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Shifter in Action: A Case Study Only Shifter brings the unmatched speed, security, and scalability of serverless architecture to the WordPress platform. Best of all, it solves high-traffic concerns while keeping costs low, so you’ll never pay more for what you need. In this post, we’ll feature an event sales site to show you just […]

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Recap: WordCamp U.S. 2016

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Team Shifter was thrilled to be a sponsor at WordCamp U.S. in Philadelphia, PA from December 2-4, 2016. Our days (and nights) were action-packed, and we loved meeting other members of the WordPress community and discussing innovations in our industry. We were so proud to introduce Shifter to the world and bring serverless architecture to […]

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Shifter is Featured on the Serverless Framework Blog!

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  Big thanks to our friends at the Serverless Framework! They said a lot of nice things about us on their blog, but here are the highlights: “Maintaining WordPress sites demands significantly more time and attention as the website gains popularity (and more traffic) or the number of websites you manage increases. In some cases, […]

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A Shout Out from Post Status

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  We are big fans of Post Status. Shin is a member of their membership club and listens to all of their podcasts (which are available to everyone here). Brian Krogsgard, founder and the editor of the site, and Joe Hoyle, co-founder and CTO at Human Made, always have interesting things to say—so we were […]

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