September 11, 2017

Bulk datacenter connectivity issues

Posted at 3:37 pm

Our bulk plan hardware provider is currently investigating connectivity issues with the Atlanta, Georgia data center. This issue may cause sites on bulk plans based in that data center to be inaccessible. The problem is being actively investigated, and we will update once we have more information.


Updated on 2017-09-11 04:03 pm

The issue has been identified as a partial power outage in the Atlanta datacenter, and crews are working to resolve the issue.

Updated on 2017-09-11 04:25 pm

The outage has been resolved, and connectivity has been restored. The situation will continue to be monitored.

August 2, 2017

WordPress 4.8.1 is now available!

Posted at 5:46 pm

WordPress has released version 4.8.1, so the Flywheel team is hard at work updating all your sites! You can read more about the maintenance release here, and you can learn all about the Flywheel update process in this help doc.

July 17, 2017

Email sending is delayed

Posted at 5:12 pm

We are currently experiencing a delay in emails sent from Flywheel sites and This includes all outgoing mail including site password resets, form submissions, eCommerce follow-ups, and Flywheel site logs. We are actively investigating the issue and will update this page when we have more information.


Updated on 2017-07-18 08:00 am

We’re continuing our investigation into email sending and working with our email service provider to correct the delay as soon as possible. We’ll update as soon as we have the fix in place!

Updated on 2017-07-18 02:00 pm

You may still experience some email sending delays due to site email caching, but delays are starting to shorten and should resume as expected shortly!

Updated on 2017-07-18 05:00 pm

Email sending has been fully restored and Flywheel sites should not be experiencing delays on email deliverability.

Please contact support if you have any further questions –