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Get a Year of Free Flywheel Hosting

Comments on this post are now closed. Congrats to Toby and Dave - and thanks to everyone who entered the contest!

Last week, Flywheel Hosting finally exited beta and went live. For those of us who work directly with WordPress either as a designer and/or a developer, this a new a contender to the growing marketplace in WordPress-centric hosting.

I love seeing this stuff – competition fosters innovation, right?

For the next week, I’ll be running a contest here on the blog sponsored by the guys at Flywheel for some free Flywheel hosting.

Free Flywheel Hosting?

Flywheel Tour

Take the Flywheel Tour

Straight from Flywheel, here are the rewards for the giveaway:

We’ll give away two free Flywheel sites on the Personal plan for a year. That’s a $330 value each.

Not bad, right?

The terms are simple:

  • Use the form below to tweet out a link to this particular post. If you modify the tweet, make sure you leave the mention of @HeyFlywheel).
  • Leave a comment on this post linking to your tweet.

a Rafflecopter giveaway

You can tweet up to once a day, so feel free to tweet throughout the week.

Anything Else?

If you’ve got questions, be sure to mention ’em in the comments.

Other than that – best of luck to you guys! I’ll announce the winners next week after the contest has ended.


  1. Matthew Snider

    I would love this opportunity. I am working on a BBPress site around the “star wars” niche that this would rock for.

  2. Praveen

    Would be great to use this for development and staging deployments!!

  3. Jim Davis

    Winning a free year of managed hosting would be sweet!

  4. Ben4Short

    This would be AWESOME!

  5. Katie Allred

    I like free stuff.

  6. Ren

    Would love to try Flywheel!

  7. Matt Banks

    Would love this! Been thinking about moving some of my development to Flywheel, so this would be perfect for testing it out even more!

    • Rick Knudtson

      Hey Matt! With Flywheel, every site has a trial demo period. We’d love for you to check t out! We also are more than happy to help get sites moved over!

  8. Sourabh Chakraborty

    Totally in love with this startup!

  9. Bryan Lewis

    Holla! Gotta Love Flywheel!

  10. Toby

    Would love to get FlyWheel to be able to try it out! Would be super nice if I was able to pass on to my clients.

  11. Cam McVey

    Here’s my Tweet:

  12. Tom Morrow

    Love WordPress and would use a free hosting to great advantage!

  13. Tom Siodlak

    I’ve been looking for a great hosting solution for a long time and would love to give FlyWheel a go!

  14. Peso

    Count. Me. IN! –

  15. Shea Bunge

    I remember Flywheel from the WP Tavern podcast episode. Sounds pretty good to have hosting specifically designed for developers

  16. Kujikato

    This should be great! Would love to have this for my design log

  17. Gautam

    Thanks for the opportunity :)

  18. Natalie

    Already using Flywheel but would love to save a bit of money!

  19. Cath

    Free or not free, I’m moving my self to managed WP hosting, just a question of which company I give my business too – help make my decision easier :-)

  20. Mark Ward

    A year of web hosting couldn’t hurt.

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