Author Archives: Matt

About Matt

In 2002 I started contributing to Open Source software, and life has just gotten better from there. Co-founder of WordPress, founder Automattic.

Bringing in CodeGarage

I’m happy to announce that Automattic has acquired Code Garage (read more on their site). We’re also excited that Peter Butler, one of its founders, has joined Automattic. As of today, our VaultPress team will be taking over maintenance and development of … Continue reading

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WPEngine and VaultPress

As you may have heard on TechCrunch, when you sign up for an account at WPEngine you also get a golden ticket giving you the opportunity to be one of the first customers of VaultPress. They, and one other host … Continue reading

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We like big downloads

And we cannot lie, but when we were trying to give people restore files over 1 GB, we ran into an obscure bug in our systems stack. No longer! Now you can download your restore files to your heart’s content. … Continue reading

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Multi-site Support

Right now VaultPress is for standalone instances of WordPress only, but the question on everyone’s mind seems to be: what about MU + MS? With the merge of MU and WordPress into MS (multi-site) with 3.0 I’m not surprised it’s … Continue reading

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New Logo and Ads

This is not interesting at all unless you’re interested in how building a service like VaultPress happens behind the scenes. There are basically two sides to the team, one working on the core technology that stores eleven copies of every … Continue reading

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