Introducing EverWeb version 2.4 with Site Shield Addon

July 28th, 2017

EverWeb 2.4 introducing EverWeb Site Shield Add-On

We’re pleased to announce the availability of EverWeb 2.4 which includes the EverWeb Site Shield Add-on. If you have an EverWeb+Hosting account,  EverWeb Site Shield Addon brings your website end to end data encryption – from your visitor browser window to the EverWeb Server, using HTTPS.

The second benefit of Site Shield Addon is that you will have a boost in your SEO rankings as Google gives data encrypted websites a rankings boost over non-secure websites!

If you have an EverWeb+Hosting Plan of 10GB, or higher, you automatically qualify for EverWeb Site Shield Addon. For other EverWeb+Hosting plans, the addon is available at $29.95 USD/Year.

EverWeb version 2.4 also adds Language Localization for SEO. This new feature improves your search ranking results by using language localization to better serve visitors searching the web with more relevant search results. You can apply language localization settings to your whole website, to specific pages in your website or to your whole website with specific pages localized.


EverWeb version 2.4 Includes…

[NEW] EverWeb Secure Shield Addon provides one click HTTPS Websites with EverWeb + Hosting accounts

[NEW] EverWeb Site Shield video added in to Site Publishing Settings

[NEW] Set Language in Site Publishing Settings, or per page to help improve local search engine rankings and provide support for multilingual websites.

[NEW] Page and Folder Deletion Confirmation Dialog Box Added

[NEW] Blog post images are used as the social image for Facebook and other social media shares

[NEW] Hyperlinking button added to the Blog Editor Toolbar

[NEW] Revised EverWeb User Manual

[FIX] Fixed various issues with the Contact Form Advanced widget

[FIX] Fixed an issue with finding unused assets and images used in blog posts

[FIX] Fixed potential crash with Navigation bar

[FIX] Fixed some typos in English and Dutch language versions

[FIX] Fixes and improvements for macOS Sierra and macOS High Sierra




How To Update To EverWeb version 2.4

You can easily update to EverWeb version 2.4 by

  1. Launching EverWeb then going to the EverWeb menu at the top of the screen and selecting ‘Check for Update’ or by
  2. Downloading EverWeb from the EverWeb website.

Remember, you won’t lose any previous data when updating since your website project files are stored elsewhere on your computer.

EverWeb version 2.4 is free for EverWeb + Hosting users and EverWeb Standalone users who are within their 1 year of free upgrades and support period.

You can easily check your EverWeb Standalone free upgrade period from EverWeb’s Preferences window or your client area.

If you have passed your one year of free EverWeb upgrades, you can purchase 1 more year of upgrades and support from your client area.

You can easily re-download earlier versions of EverWeb from your client area if you are not ready to purchase an additional year of upgrades and support.

Login to your client area and go to the ‘Manage Product’ page. On the left of this page, select ‘Downloads’ and choose the version of Everweb that you need, either the OS X 10.6 version,or OS X 10.7 and later, version.


More Information About EverWeb version 2.4

If you need more information about EverWeb version 2.4

  • The updated EverWeb website which has up to the moment information in it’s new blogging section
  • New EverWeb videos on YouTube
  • The updated EverWeb User Manual under EverWeb’s Help menu
  • The EverWeb Discussion Forum

If you can’t find what you need, or have any other questions, comments or feedback please let us know. We’re happy to help.

EverWeb on Social Media

You can also find EverWeb on the following social media platforms:





Twitter handle @ragesw

3 Responses to “Introducing EverWeb version 2.4 with Site Shield Addon”

  1. Robert Scott Says:

    I have version 2. How do I apply Site Shield so the site converts to https?


  2. Robert Scott Says:

    Excuse me, I have version 2.4

  3. Simon Says:

    Hello Robert, thank you for message! To convert your Website, just open the project and use the File menu and select ‘Edit Publishing Settings’. Tick the box ‘Use HTTPS Secure URLs’ and then publish your Website. This should convert it to https.

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