group.ONE set to acquire WP Media


group.ONE, the parent company of web services brand, has made its first acquisition of a software-based business with the purchase of website performance company WP Media.

With the acquisition, group.ONE strengthens its focus on the WordPress platform and enables its customers to achieve the best possible website speed in order to succeed online.

WP Media is a WordPress performance optimisation firm. It serves more than 200,000 customers worldwide via its easy-to-use plug-in products WP Rocket, Imagify, and RocketCDN. The company’s flagship product WP Rocket  caching plug-in in the world and is used on 1.5 million websites, while Imagify optimises more than 4 million images per day.

“We are incredibly proud to have WP Media join us at group.ONE. The company has shown impressive growth as more and more people realise the importance of performance optimisation. In today’s digital environment, page load speed is positively correlated with user experience, reputation, and revenue. At group.ONE, our goal is to be the best in the market when it comes to WordPress performance. We host the largest number of WordPress sites in both the Nordics and in the Netherlands and care deeply about our customers’ success online”, says Stephan Wolfram, CEO group.ONE.