Posts by Jeff Cleverly

RunCloud Instant Backups = Easy Site Cloning

RunCloud Instant Backups = Easy Site Cloning

Did you know that RunCloud now does instant backups? We introduced this little feature under the radar, but thought it was about time we highlighted the possibilities because… RunCloud Instant Backups = Easy Site Cloning! In a previous article we showed you how to easily clone a RunCloud deployed WordPress staging site from a production …

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WordCamp Europe 2018 – RunCloud (Ambassador) is in the House!

WordCamp Europe 2018 – RunCloud (Ambassador) is in the House!

WordCamp Europe 2018 will be held this month in Belgrade, Serbia, from 14th till 16th June, and our RunCloud Ambassador will be there as well. Our RunCloud Ambassador meaning yours truly, I wonder if an Honorific goes with that title? The Honorable…? His Excellency…? Anyways, this will be my first WordCamp so colour me excited, …

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Maintain WordPress at Scale on RunCloud
with WP-CLI Aliases

Maintain WordPress at Scale on RunCloud <br> with WP-CLI Aliases

How can you maintain WordPress at scale on RunCloud? The RunCloud platform opens the doors for developers, designers, freelancers and all manner of web businesses to leverage the benefits of using Cloud hosting, without requiring the in-depth skills of a highly experienced sysadmin. If you run a WordPress or Web Development business, The benefits of …

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Increase Mobile eCommerce Conversions by over 50% with wao.io and RunCloud

Increase Mobile eCommerce Conversions by over 50% with wao.io and RunCloud

In this article we are going to look at how you could possibly increase mobile ecommerce conversions by over 50% with wao.io and RunCloud. Together we believe they provide an optimal solution to leverage the power of the cloud for your mobile eCommerce application deployment. At RunCloud we aim to provide you with an easy …

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Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging
Method 2 | Using WP-CLI and the Terminal

Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging <br> Method 2 | Using WP-CLI and the Terminal

In the previous tutorial we mentioned that cloning a WordPress staging site is one of those necessary tasks when you’re working in WordPress development. We then used the RunCloud Backup system, alongside the RunCloud File Manager and WP-CLI, to clone our staging site from production. If you haven’t seen that tutorial yet, you can find …

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Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging
Method 1 | Using RunCloud Backups and WP-CLI

Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging <br> Method 1 | Using RunCloud Backups and WP-CLI

Cloning a WordPress staging site is one of those necessary tasks when you’re working at a professional level in WordPress development. It is a good idea to use a workflow that includes local development, alongside online staging and production sites. In today’s tutorial, we are going to use the RunCloud Backup System to clone a …

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An introduction to WP-CLI

An introduction to WP-CLI

Command Line Interfaces (CLI’s) are a developer’s best friend. WP-CLI, the WordPress Command Line Interface (WP-CLI) is an indispensible component of any serious WordPress developers toolkit. If you are a developer working in the WordPress ecosystem and managing dozens of WordPress sites (or more), you can drastically reduce your workload, whilst increasing your efficiency and …

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Creating a Superuser on your RunCloud managed servers

Creating a Superuser on your RunCloud managed servers

In this short tutorial we are going to create a superuser on our RunCloud managed servers. RunCloud is a powerful tool that makes managing your servers incredibly easy, but it can’t do everything (yet). Sometimes we will still need to log in to our servers to perform administrative tasks, or issue other commands that require …

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