blog category of wordpress themes and plugins

Securing WordPress with HTTPS and SSL

By | 2017-09-05T12:43:16+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

I have a couple client websites with HTTPS and a SSL certificate installed but this was quite expensive and a lot of administration involved to get it up and running with certificate installation and a dedicated IP address hosting account. These websites offer e-commerce/online payment directly on the site and it used to be that [...]

A Toast To Yoast SEO

By | 2015-09-17T19:03:43+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

5 Reasons you should start using Yoast SEO today We all know SEO is extremely important if you want to drive traffic to your website. With the endless amount of SEO tools out there, we thought we’d put in our 2 cents about which one is our favourite, and why. Yep, you guessed it, it’s [...]

Moving WordPress with WP Migrate DB

By | 2015-08-24T11:09:04+00:00 August 24th, 2015|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

Recently I found myself charged with moving a dozen wordpress installations to a new web hosting server. Even though I have installed WordPress many, many times, the thought of moving the database of a live website leaves me feeling very anxious but with the help of plug called WP Migrate DB and following these steps you [...]

Best tips for making a memorable WordPress site.

By | 2015-08-20T18:03:51+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

Someone said to me recently they wouldn’t consider a WordPress site because they all look the same … and many web design companies don’t offer a WordPress site because then how could they justify charging thousands of dollars for a site that only begins to function like WordPress (for free) out of the box. First [...]

5 Great Responsive WordPress Themes

By | 2015-08-21T06:29:21+00:00 April 4th, 2013|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

Everyone is asking for a website that will look good and function across a variety of devices including a large computer screen, a laptop, an ipad (vertical and horizontal), all the way down to your smart phone. This is called Responsive Web Design.

Ten must-have plugins for all WordPress sites

By | 2015-08-21T06:32:10+00:00 January 15th, 2012|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

Here are 10 must have plugins for your wordpress site. These are the plugins I install on every site I work on. Some may have alternatives of the same thing and they cover everything from SEO, to backing up to readability. And a few, not so necessary, but fun plugins you might enjoy.

Top 10 Ways To Get More Traffic

By | 2014-06-10T07:21:53+00:00 August 8th, 2011|Blog, WordPress Themes and Plugins|

This is a great article from the wordpress site that I wanted to share with my wordpress peeps and wanted to have it on hand for myself. It's by Scott Berkun | URL: http://wp.me/pf2B5-1Oz  As soon as a blogger publishes their first post, their first question is: Where’s all my traffic? Everyone assumes they’re the [...]

Backing Up Your WordPress Website

By | 2012-02-09T14:29:11+00:00 July 1st, 2011|WordPress Themes and Plugins|

With 12% of all websites on the internet powered by Wordpress it definitely proves how powerful and popular this open source (free) content management system really is. The down side is that is now Wordpress is the most targeted for spam and malicious virus. The best way to protect your website from is to keep [...]