Extendify and HOSTAFRICA partner to enhance WordPress hosting services

USA and South Africa – Extendify, the leading WordPress experience platform for web hosts, has joined forces with HOSTAFRICA, a leading hosting provider in South Africa. This partnership marks a milestone in delivering superior WordPress experiences across Africa, aimed at improving the WordPress experience, thereby reducing customer churn and boosting lifetime value.

HOSTAFRICA, renowned for its commitment to empowering customers in establishing a dynamic digital presence, will now offer the full range of Extendify’s suite to its WordPress customers. The offerings include:

  • Extendify Launch: An intelligent, guided process enabling new customers to create a personalized website in mere minutes.
  • Extendify Assist: Smart, personalized recommendations aiding users in achieving their digital objectives.
  • Extendify Library: Access to an extensive collection of personalized, pre-designed components for effortless page creation.

“We’ve observed that South African entrepreneurs and small businesses often face challenges in setting up their online platforms due to the complexities post WordPress installation. Our collaboration with Extendify empowers our clients in South Africa and beyond to effortlessly build their websites on WordPress, thanks to an intuitive onboarding experience on the world’s most popular Content Management System,” remarked HOSTAFRICA CEO, Michael Osterloh.

Upon first logging into their WordPress dashboard, HOSTAFRICA customers will be introduced to an onboarding flow designed to assist them in quickly and efficiently setting up an initial website.

Artur Grabowski, Co-Founder of Extendify, commented, “WordPress is the most used website building solution worldwide, including across Africa. We’re thrilled to continue to build our presence in Africa to ensure that entrepreneurs everywhere in the world are successful in building their digital presence.”

About Extendify:

Extendify provides a suite of products that enables web hosts to provide a world-class WordPress experience for their customers. Extendify empowers any host in the world to compete with the largest hosting companies and CMS tools with a platform that grows customer life-time value for hosters. The Extendify platform also brings the latest in AI advancements directly to WordPress, enabling users to work faster and get more done. Founded in 2019, Extendify is led by executives from Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com and WooCommerce.

For more information, visit Extendify.


HOSTAFRICA, a front-runner in web hosting services in South Africa, is committed to providing scalable and reliable hosting solutions. Since its inception, the company has been catering to the needs of startups, small businesses, and entrepreneurs in South Africa, focusing on delivering exceptional customer service and innovative hosting solutions.

For more details, visit HOSTAFRICA.