Yahoo Hosting (3 posts)

  1. Sphyr
    Posted 10 years ago #

    I was looking at the new announcement that Yahoo hosting now supports WordPress and does the upgrades automatically.

    When I click the link, though, I get a signup page. I don't see a FAQ, though. How do they do the installation and upgrades? If I customize my sidebar and WordPress 2.0 includes new code for a sidebar, how does Yahoo upgrade that? Do they provide stats like AWSTATS? Do they provide something like CPANEL? I can't seem to find a link for questions like that.

    Since SBC/Yahoo is my ISP already, there would be a significant advantage to switching, but I want to know more about them first.

  2. febwa1976
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Here are some of the answers to your questions. http://help.yahoo.com/help/us/webhosting/wordpress/

    I curently have several WP blogs at Yahoo which I installed easily (first one took time!)with the good old 5 minute install.

    I have one of the new installed blogs up and running with several new plugins already installed (bastats). I will tell you though that the new install system is still in beta and may not be trouble free as I had to manually connect to the mysql.

  3. ifelse
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Thanks for the links febwa1976. As the questions are all in relation to Yahoo services (which only they or their users can provide answers to), it'll be a better idea contacting them.

    This is a WP support forum and thus, there is no official support for Yahoo hosting on this board.

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