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WordPress Optimization Plugins for 2018

Updated January 12, 2018   Learn more about a select few WordPress optimization plugins that can make admin life easier while improving site performance and user experience.  We recommend a handful of plugins that you might not otherwise have considered, but which can make a big, positive, impact to your site.   Around 16 million websites are currently running WordPress, which amounts to almost 29% of the entire internet.  There are now over 50,000 plugins in the core WordPress plugin directory, […]

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Top eCommerce Plugins for WordPress

Updated December 14, 2017     Selling products on a WordPress based site can be challenging, which is why it’s essential that you choose the right WordPress ecommerce plugin.   Originally launched in 2003, WordPress has grown to the point that nearly 1/3rd (30%) of all sites on the internet are running on WordPress.  With 50,000+ plugins in the WordPress repository, you can see why finding the right plugin can be a mammoth chore!   Besides finding the right functionality, […]

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10 Common WordPress Mistakes

10 Mistakes People Make When They First Start With WordPress

The incredible popularity of WordPress gives hackers an incentive to go after it. Once they find a way in, they can replicate the attack across thousands or even millions of sites. One of the most prominent ways that the CMS has been attacked most recently is through a content-injection weakness that was identified early this year and patched by WordPress 4.7.2. Regardless of the patch, 1.5 million sites were defaced by February 10, according to Threatpost. It is one of […]

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Powerful Hosting for WordPress

Why WordPress Might Need More Powerful Hosting Than You Think

When deciding on the backend environment of a site that will serve as the place where you’ll make all changes to content and functionality, there aren’t any wrong or right answers. While there are some specialty cases, like e-commerce, where you’ll probably want to help yourself by choosing an e-commerce specific CMS at least as a base, you can use any solution you’d like. While coding a site from scratch is a perfectly suitable solution, many people opt for a […]

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