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Liquid Web acquired Modern Tribe on November 15, 2021.

Liquid Web has acquired Modern Tribe to complement its family of WordPress businesses. Together we’re spinning off an independent group to act as an innovation team serving our Liquid Web Family of Brands properties and new product ideation with a focus on making WordPress easier. 

Modern Tribe will continue to operate as an independent agency with its existing leadership,  providing exceptional design and service to its roster of enterprise clients.  Your project is safe in our hands.

Modern Tribe is a digital agency with 15 years of experience serving enterprise clients in a range of industries. Their focus on building unique and compelling solutions with WordPress have made them industry leaders as both a digital agency and product development group. Their WordPress product business, The Events Calendar was acquired by Liquid Web in 2020. Both teams are excited to be under the same roof again, this time as standalone teams, but coworkers again. 

Liquid Web continues its strategy of investing in independent WordPress businesses, and its belief in the market opportunity for growth with solutions that make WordPress easier for the SMBs and designers, developers and agencies they serve. 

Who is Liquid Web? 

Building on over 24 years of success, our Liquid Web Family of Brands delivers software, solutions, and managed services for mission-critical sites, stores, and applications to SMBs and the designers, developers, and agencies who create for them.  Liquid Web (Managed Hosting),  Nexcess (Digital Commerce Cloud) and StellarWP (WordPress Software and Tools) have more than 500,000+ sites under management, have over 150,000 Software subscribers and 2 Million+ free version Software users. Collectively, the companies have assembled a world-class team of industry experts, provide unparalleled service from solution engineers available 24/7/365, and own and manage ten global data centers. As an industry leader in customer service, the rapidly expanding brand family has been recognized among INC. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies for twelve years. They are backed by one of the largest and most respected Private Equity firms in the world – Madison Dearborn Partners.

Any questions can be directed to Terry Trout ( or  Reid Peifer (