Privacy and security checklist for WordPress website

WordPress is among the most popular content management systems (CMS) due to its user-friendly nature and the amount of freedom it offers to web developers. More than a third of the top 10 million websites use WordPress for these reasons. Its popularity has its downsides, however. The vast majority of the security vulnerabilities inherent in […]

What to Expect as You Start Working with WordPress 5.0

WordPress has gone through a number of different changes throughout the years. However, the latest update to WordPress 5.0 is one of the biggest jumps out of the recent major updates. WordPress now uses a new block-based editor called Gutenberg. This is completely redesigned and is far different from the previous versions of WordPress. Learn […]

An Overview: the Gutenberg Editor for WordPress

Readers who are familiar with WordPress have gotten used to using the platform’s TinyMCE editor.  Some of them love it, and some of them hate it.  What all WordPress users have in common when it comes to this editor is that they will have to come to terms with the fact that it is on […]

FTP and its use for WordPress Websites

FTP, which stands for File Transfer Protocol, used to be universally essential to web design.  It offers developers an easy and efficient means of transferring files between computers, and though Content Management Systems (CMS) have decreased the need for FTP substantially, this method is still widely used by many designers.  In fact, WordPress, one of […]

5 of the Best WordPress Security Plugins Available Today

You’re putting a lot into creating a website for your business. What happens if your website is hacked? What happens if someone manages to steal data for your business or change your website? Security is vital today. WordPress includes some basic security features to help protect your data, but that’s not enough to protect against […]

Backup Your WordPress Website Regularly to Avoid Issues

You created your website and you are proud of how it turns out. What if it all disappears tomorrow? What if your data is lost and you need to start all over again? You spent a significant amount of time creating your website, you won’t want to start from the beginning again if you don’t […]

Learn How to Activate SSL on WordPress

It seems like everyone is talking about SSL encryption and adding it to their website. Whether or not you sell products online, you’re going to want to make sure you activate SSL on your WordPress website right away. You’ll need to do this for a variety of different reasons, including for optimization and the new […]

WordPress in 2018

WordPress has long been one of the most popular tools for developing new websites and blogs. This platform has already come a long way from its humble origins as a simple blog creation tool, and 2018 is one of its biggest years yet. The CMS is turning 15, and its developers have promised that they […]

Learn How to Update Your WordPress

Community members and developers work to keep WordPress updated. Other than adding new features and addressing security issues, these updates simply improve the WordPress UX. However, learning how to update your wordpress site can be tedious. This guide addresses the importance of staying up to date and offers tips on what to do when upgrading […]