WP Engine is an awesome solution for websites that require a lot of traffic and a lot of views. It’s great, especially if you can save 20% if you are a non-profit. Your 501c3 should be compensated because you are doing good work.
The reason WP Engine is superior to all of the other types of hosting out there are for 3 reasons.
Speed: It’s made to go FAST. No matter how many people come to your site or how big it is, you will be able to throttle the amount of speed that you need depending on how much you need, completely automatically. You will never have to worry about your site being overloaded because they take care of all of this for you.
Security: The WP Engine team has taken security to a whole new level. The top tier security you would expect at security firms is placed on your site and manage from the backend automatically.
Scalability: Have a campaign that send hoards of traffic to your site? No problem. WP Engine completely scales up to your needs. You can sleep well at night knowing that you have one of the most powerful hosting companies in the world. You won’t ever have to worry about your site going down because of overload.
How to get the best non-profit discount:
Step 1: Sign up for a plan. You can get 20% off here. (You have to initially sign up with the normal plan)
Step 2: Once you’ve signed up for the normal plan in step 1, contact support and ask for the non-profit discount. This is usually another 10-20% off depending on what is going on with the company. You can contact them at the support email address.