Watchful Supports Updates for JoomlaCK Extensions

Cédric Keiflin is one the more creative and prolific developers in Joomla. He provides over 20 different extensions at Joomlack.fr and many of them have hundreds of 5-star reviews on the Joomla Extensions Directory. I’m delighted to say that you can updates JoomlaCK extensions using Watchful. This is the fifth new extension provider we’ve added…

Version 2.0 of the Watchful Client is Ready to Test

Thanks to so many of you for using Watchful to maintain your Joomla and Watchful sites. We’ve been working on improvements for the Joomla version of Watchful client. This is version 2.0 and it’s currently in the Beta phase. It’s not officially released yet, but it’s stable enough for everyone to test. Version 2.0 supports…

It’s Now Much Easier to Manage Your Watchful Notifications

Here at Watchful, our goal is to monitor your sites and save you time and money. One way Watchful saves you time and money is with useful notifications. We’ve been working hard on improvements to the Watchful notifications system. You can now get notifications if your site doesn’t have recent backups, your server changes, your…

Take Evenings and Weekends Off from Auto-Updates

2020 is already stressful enough for all of us. So as we build new Watchful features, we’re looking for ways to make your agency life calmer. The new “Update Scheduler” allows you to choose when site auto-updates will NOT occur. This lets you relax on weekends or vacations, without having to worry about site updates.…

Season #1, Bonus Episode – Vic Drover

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. Season 1 of the Watchful podcast ended last week with Episode 20, featuring Brian Sooy.…

We’re Deprecating Two Endpoints in the Watchful API

The Watchful API allows you to develop your own custom applications with Watchful The API enables you to use Watchful features in your own custom applications. You can mix-and-match Watchful with other products and services. Over the years, we’ve worked on the API code and tried many new features. One of such features was a…

Watchful Can Skip Updates if Your Site Doesn’t Have a Fresh Backup

Until now, the Watchful auto-updater was not the smartest. I say that with all the respect in the world to our developers! But Watchful’s auto-updater didn’t really understand your sites situation. Yes, Watchful could update your sites automatically. However, Watchful wasn’t smart because it still needed your input to run safely. Our auto-updater would run…

Episode 20 – Brian Sooy

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. In this episode, we’re talking with Brian Sooy. Brian has a successful agency called AESPIRE…