Meet our sponsors

Community sponsors: Gold

WooCommerce

37% of all online stores are powered by WooCommerce. Built on WordPress, WooCommerce is a fully customizable, open source eCommerce solution.

Whether you’re selling a few handcrafted items to a niche market, taking an existing business online, or going global with an enterprise level eCommerce business – WooCommerce will get you set up and selling fast and scale securely as you grow. Plus your content will be forever yours and customizable down to the finest button color.

Developed and supported by a distributed team, WooCommerce is powered by Automattic, the creators of WordPress.com.

Jetpack

Jetpack is a free WordPress plugin that simplifies managing your sites. This single plugin enables Photon (a global CDN for images), uptime monitoring, brute force protection, traffic-boosting tools, single sign on, multiple-site management, and automatic or bulk plugin updates. Additionally Jetpack includes several features that help you customize the look and feel of your site without installing other tools. More information can be found at jetpack.com.

Community sponsors: Silver

GoDaddy

GoDaddy Pro is a free membership program for web developers, designers & agencies. It offers exclusive tools to help onboard, manage and maintain multiple clients and their sites fast and easy. With GoDaddy Pro tools, you can easily shop for your client, monitor their sites, and manage their products from a single dashboard. Additionally, your membership includes advanced 24/7 technical support and rewards for recommending GoDaddy to your clients.

You can use GoDaddy Pro with all of GoDaddy’s newly refreshed hosting products, including Managed WordPress, cPanel shared hosting, our brand new cloud product, and our virtual and dedicated solutions.

And, always get the best price on GoDaddy products with your “30% off list price” member benefit.

Learn more about GoDaddy Pro.

Bluehost

Bluehost has been a WordPress partner since 2005 and powers over 1 million WordPress sites worldwide. Their objective is to help customers, whether novice or pro, create a thriving online presence at an affordable price. With a team of in-house tech experts available 24/7, Bluehost dedicates time and resources to providing the best support and services in the industry. Join millions of other site owners and see what Bluehost can do for you and your online presence.

Community sponsors: Bronze

WPML

WPML turns WordPress websites multilingual. It works with caching, SEO and E-Commerce plugins, and allows the building of complete multilingual sites. WPML powers simple blogs as well as corporate and enterprise sites.

WPML allows users to translate everything in the site, including content, menus, widgets and even theme and plugin texts. WPML powers over 500,000 commercial websites from all over the world.

More information about going multilingual can be found at WPML.org

We are looking for talent. If you are a smart programmer you are welcome to contact us here: http://wpml.org/home/were-hiring/.

Unicorn

34sp.com

34SP.com is a unique WordPress Hosting provider based in Manchester. What separates 34SP.com from other hosting companies is their unwavering commitment to customers through Exceptional Service and Support.

Founded in the year 2000, 34SP.com has been hosting WordPress accounts since the platform launched in 2003. They have developed a deep understanding of the specific needs of those using WordPress – indeed many of the team run their own sites powered by WordPress so should be able to help if you run into any difficulty.

34SP.com has long been a strong supporter and sponsor of WordPress and local WordCamps throughout Europe. They are advocates of the Open Source movement and use Open Source code and resources in their own business and web hosting operations.

If you are wondering exactly what types of WordPress sites are hosted with 34SP.com you can view a great gallery of a few of their customers’ WordPress sample sites.

In addition to WordPress hosting, 34SP.com is an accredited Nominet registrar and major UK vendor of domain names, including the recently introduced .uk domain names. Their hosting expertise covers the spectrum from shared hosting to business web hosting, to virtual and dedicated servers.

To view actual customer comments on their levels of support and service you can read comments tweeted about 34SP.com on Twitter.

Their Website: https://www.34sp.com/

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SiteGround

SiteGround, with over 13 years in the business, provides managed WordPress hosting that does not miss a thing! Their servers, available in 5 data centers on 3 continents, are optimized for ultimate WordPress speed and security and they provide many goodies for the WordPress fans – automatic updates for the core WordPress and its plugins, WordPress SuperCacher for ultimate speed acceleration, staging tool for the coders and unique WordPress autoinstaller for the starting users – all crafted in-house by the SiteGround team. And still they do not forget the importance of the good old standard hosting features like the domain name registration, the email service, control panel and the reasonable pricing. They also have a support team that is not only available 24/7 by phone, chat and ticketing, but consists of WordPress enthusiasts who will help you with specific WordPress issues. SiteGround has been actively involved with the community speaking, supporting and attending various WordCamps around the world and by sponsoring WordCamp Edinburgh, they want to further contribute to the amazing WordPress community.

Red Squirrel microsponsors

WordCamp Edinburgh has been made possible through the generous support of our sponsors.

Our Red Squirrel microsponsors have paid the full value of their conference tickets to help support our conference and keep the prices low for everyone.

Please give a big round of applause to:

  • Chris Mooney
  • Dave Potter
  • Gary Jones
  • Jamie Hewitt
  • Robert Lindsay
  • Yan Knudtskov Nielsen