We have both php5 and php7 web hosting available. You can switch between versions on the same site without migration, so trying your php5 website on php7 is easy as.
- It's faster ... in many cases much faster
- It's safe, and is now the main version being developed
- You'll have to do it some day, as php5 will be reaching end of life 2018 - 2019
This setting can bechanged in your hosting control panel. Should your site have issues with php7 after changing over, you can change it back should the need arrise.
- Login into the web hosting control panel
- Go to domain set-up
- Click your domain
- Under PHP Version Selector change the first php option to php7
- Wait for the site to update (a few minutes)
Thursday, December 15, 2016