Who is A2 Hosting? It’s likely that you’re already familiar with A2 Hosting. Not only are they an active Joomla! Community member and have sponsored Joomla! and our community, they have been hosting Joomla! sites since their launch back in 2003.
With the prospect of Joomla 4 next year we would like to raise awareness on the must of upgrading to PHP 7. Joomla 4 will require PHP 7 to run, as stated in this announcement. Most hosts already offer PHP 7 in their packages and it should be fairly easy to change your PHP version. (Hint: before you do, make sure you backup) If not, contact your host today.
Let us give you 4 reasons why you shouldn’t wait on upgrading PHP.
Joomla! 3.8.2 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla addressing three security vulnerabilities and fixing several bugs which were reported after the previous Joomla releases.