Liquid Web Family of Brands acquires Impress.org and flagship GiveWP
“GiveWP is a well-known and respected brand in the WordPress community. We are delighted to welcome them to the Liquid Web family as we continue to build our strength in the digital commerce ecosystem, ”said Joe Sterling, CTO of Liquid Web. “GiveWP has already been able to help over 100,000 fundraisers around the world raise over $ 1 billion. We believe in their brand and we know that with our support they will continue to create the solutions that nonprofits need. ”
Existing and new customers of GiveWP and WP Business Reviews will not see any changes in the service. GiveWP and WP Business Reviews will continue to operate as an independent unit.
“We are thrilled to join the Liquid Web family of brands to continue our mission of democratizing giving. We are confident that the strength and leadership provided by Liquid Web will ensure that GiveWP remains the leading online fundraising solution for WordPress for many years to come. ” noted Devin Walker, CEO and co-founder of GiveWP. Walker will remain at Liquid Web as General Manager of GiveWP.
The launch of StellarWP
GiveWP and WP Business Reviews will also join the Liquid Web family under a new brand, StellarWP, which will house all of Liquid Web’s software assets. The StellarWP brand will also include the existing Liquid Web companies Themes, The calendar of events, Restrict Pro Content, and Kadence WP.
“Our family of brands are designed to empower customers to think big and grow. More than ever, they want a supplier who can package, deliver and support them online. WordPress is the most used CMS; its adoption continues to grow within the SME market and is highly relevant to our existing clients. We are excited about the opportunity to build a portfolio of WordPress software and tools that enables the digital commerce explosion we are seeing in the market. We will continue to sell and serve our customers through our StellarWP brands and will also use them to create bundled services that make it even easier for an online business to be successful, ”said Oesterling.
StellarWP brings together Liquid Web’s software acquisitions, optimizing efforts to serve their customers and drive innovation with new, unique and important bundled services that enable digital commerce. Through StellarWP, Liquid Web will continue its mission to become a leader in the WordPress arena, fueling the online potential of SMEs, nonprofits and the designers, developers and agencies that serve them.
Liquid Web family of brands
- Liquid web provides traditional, custom and enterprise managed hosting solutions includingVPS,Dedicated,Dedicated to the Cloud,VMware private cloud,HIPAA Compliant Hosting andCloud Servers.
- Nexcess, a Digital Commerce Cloud brand offers open source hosting optimized forManaged WordPress,Managed WooCommerce andMagento Cloud.
- StellarWP will be the umbrella brand for all of our WordPress software and tools, includingThemes,The calendar of events,KadenceWP,Restrict Pro Content,GiveWP, andWP Business Review.
Since launching in 2015, GiveWP has quickly grown into the top rated, most downloaded, and best supported WordPress donation plugin. GiveWP provides administrators with an extremely flexible, easily customizable donation platform for any type of online donation. With GiveWP, you can accept charitable donations through customizable donation forms, view donation statistics and reports, manage donors, and integrate a wide variety of third-party gateways and services. The main GiveWP donation plugin is free and yet packed with many advanced features. GiveWP is designed with best practices in mind and backed by a growing team of WordPress developers, support engineers, and marketing professionals who have worked with WordPress and nonprofits since 2009. Visit GiveWP to learn more.
About Liquid Web
Building on more than 22 years of success, our Liquid Web family of brands provides software, solutions and managed services for mission-critical sites, stores and applications to SMBs and the designers, developers and agencies that create for them. Liquid web (Managed hosting), Nexcess (Digital Commerce Cloud) and StellarWP (WordPress Software and Tools) operates over 500,000 sites, has over 50,000 software subscribers and over one million free software users. Collectively, the companies have assembled a team of world-class industry experts, provide unparalleled 24/7 solution engineer service, and own and operate ten global data centers. As the industry leader in customer service, the rapidly expanding family of brands has been recognized as one of INC magazine’s 5,000 Fastest Growing Companies. for twelve years. To learn more about the Liquid Web family of brands, visit Liquid Web Marks Page.
SOURCE Liquid Web Inc.