Gilect Play’s First Anniversary — and What’s Next

Gilect originally began as an online gaming portal in 2018, going under a different name. As years passed, the website was reshaped, remade, and eventually closed down to make way for our brand-new free hosting service, Gilect. In early 2023, development began for a new project: a complete remake of our original gaming portal. On … Continue reading “Gilect Play’s First Anniversary — and What’s Next”

How We Made Gilect Play, a Free Online Gaming Website

Back in March, we released Gilect Play, a website offering plenty of games available to play instantly online. Here’s how we chose a design language, created the user interface, sourced our games, and launched our website.

Server upgrades to PHP 8.1

PHP 8.1 In the coming week, all servers are going to be upgraded from PHP 7.4 to PHP 8.1! This allows for newer CMSs to function better on free hosting. You do not need to do anything. The servers are being upgraded automatically, and the updates will be rolled out to your website soon. To … Continue reading “Server upgrades to PHP 8.1”

Our New Logo

Our website looks a bit different now… spotted why? That’s correct, the Gilect logo changed! From a thin and round typeface to a bolder and more colorful one, here’s the thought process that went behind the new logo. Consistencies Color The color scheme for our website is blue, with a bright green as the secondary … Continue reading “Our New Logo”

New Video Tutorials

Setting up your website can be difficult at times. This is why we always provided a detailed knowledgebase with step by step instructions and many reference images. Now, we are proud to launch our video tutorials, making it even easier to get started making websites! Our first video tutorial features instructions on how to create … Continue reading “New Video Tutorials”

Gilect Central v3.0, new interface

Gilect Central v3.0: Big Changes!

After lots of hard work, we are proud to introduce the latest and greatest client area: Gilect Central v3.0! Gilect Central 3.0 brings a lot of changes over its predecessor, Gilect Central v2.1, including a new coat of paint that unifies the looks of our websites! New looks Gilect Central 3.0 remains consistent between all … Continue reading “Gilect Central v3.0: Big Changes!”