Debunking the Myths of WordPress & External Hosting

Currently accounting for 26% of all websites, WordPress is a dominating force on the web. However, securing, managing, hosting and optimising WordPress can take a huge amount of time and resources. WP Engine is working with many universities to help make the shift from costly customised solutions to open source WordPress. In this session I’ll cover some of my favourite examples of WordPress and how universities such as the University of Northampton are fully embracing the WordPress movement.


  • Title: Debunking the Myths of WordPress & External Hosting
  • Type: Workshop
  • Hashtag: #A10
  • Facilitator: Jon Bird
  • Date and time: 16.00-17.30 on Tuesday 21 June 2016