SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA — December 3, 2015
SiteLock, the global leader in website security solutions, announced today their partnership with GoDaddy, the world's largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, introducing a new plugin for WordPress.
SiteLock and GoDaddy have been working to bring millions of GoDaddy customers complete website security since April 1st, 2014. Both parties are excited for this new offering, proving that when companies put their customers first, they can join forces and make amazing things happen.
As GoDaddy creates a seamless hosting experience for WordPress users, SiteLock makes it easy to keep tabs on a website's security with one click. And now for over one million SiteLock customers (and growing) on WordPress, managing website security services has never been more simple or affordable. Designed with web developers and designers in mind, SiteLock plugin gives you an at-a-glance view of scan results right in your WordPress dashboard. Users can now access their SiteLock Dashboard from within WordPress, eliminating the need to move between systems for daily updates.
"GoDaddy understands the importance of online security for our customers and their websites," said GoDaddy General Manager, Security Products, Wayne Thayer. "As one of the world's largest managed WordPress hosting providers, GoDaddy is always looking for ways to let customers quickly and easily make their websites more secure, and that's exactly what SiteLock's new WordPress plugin does."
"As the hosting space continues to evolve, we wanted to offer a strategic solution through a trusted small business advisor and partner like GoDaddy. We worked together to make it easy for customers to seamlessly integrate security into their sites," notes Tom Serani, Executive Vice President of Business Development for SiteLock.
SiteLock can detect malware the minute it hits. After identifying malicious content, it automatically neutralizes and removes the threats. SiteLock then provides businesses with complete reports on scans, threats detected and items removed.
SiteLock, the Global Leader in business website security solutions, is the only web security solution to offer complete, cloud-based website protection. Its 360-degree monitoring finds and fixes threats, prevents future attacks, accelerates website performance and meets PCI compliance standards for businesses of all sizes. Founded in 2008, the company protects over 5,000,000 websites worldwide. For more information, please visit sitelock.com.
GoDaddy's mission is to radically shift the global economy toward small businesses by empowering people to easily start, confidently grow and successfully run their own ventures. With more than 13 million customers worldwide and more than 61 million domain names under management, GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, build a beautiful online presence, attract customers and manage their business. To learn more about the company, visit www.GoDaddy.com.