Website Care

Website Care and Why You Need It. WordPress is the most widely used CMS for websites. Couple that with the fact that it’s free and open source (anyone can contribute), it means WordPress is also the one that hackers scan the most for vulnerabilities. By not updating your WordPress Core, Themes, and Plugins… you’re asking […]

2 Ways Non-Profits Can Start Accepting Donations Quick

Start Accepting Donations Quick! This article is going to cover two popular payment gateway systems, PayPal and Stripe. We will outline both and what fees are associated with them. Then we will give our recommendations on which one to use. Either system can be used for any website, not just non-profits. However this post is […]

Because Screen Size Matters

Your site should be mobile friendly Almost 2 years ago Google announced that your websites ranking would now be affected by mobile friendliness. If your site IS NOT mobile friendly, it will be penalized. Responsive Web design is now a standard practice. It’s no longer considered an “add on” or “extra”, and any web developer that charges […]

New Service – Client Care Plans

Why A Client Care Plan Is Key To A Successful Website All software, including those that power websites require care to keep the site functioning properly. Ignoring or avoiding regular care is like never changing the oil or tires on your car. You wouldn’t ignore or avoid doing it, because eventually it would end in a catastrophic failure […]

5 Ways Non-Profits Can Boost Online Donations And Giving

When potential or even current donors come to your website, can they easily donate or give? Here’s 5 ways non-profits can boost online donations and giving: Keep It Simple If a potential donor has to jump through hoops, odds are they won’t contribute. Make sure donation/giving forms are easily accessible by putting them on the homepage […]

3 Ways You’re Killing Potential New Leads

When new leads come to your site, are you cashing in or are you killing them? In this article I discuss 3 ways you may be killing potential new leads. You’re not converting existing leads into return customers Perhaps you spent money on ads and various other methods to get new customers. You get them, and then […]

What is a WordPress Child Theme?

A frequent scenario that keeps too many WordPress site owners from properly maintaining their websites: You log in and notice that an update is available for your theme. You know that updates are good and you want to keep your site secure, so you click the “upgrade” button and wait while WordPress does its thing. […]

5 Simple SEO Tips For WordPress Users

WordPress is somewhat SEO friendly but still there are some ways to make your websites more optimized for search engines by tweaking some of WordPress features. This post is especially for beginners but even experienced users can double check that they did not forget anything. What is SEO and why you need it? First things […]

DOES YOUR HOSTING HAVE YOU SINGING THE BLUES?

A quick Google search reveals several sites that claim to know the best hosting company for WordPress, however the one’s most frequently listed are the best for wasting your time and money. In fact those sites claiming so and so are the best for WordPress are typically using undisclosed affiliate links that give them kickbacks […]

MUST DO WORDPRESS SECURITY

WordPress Security is extremely important and something a lot of folks overlook. Far to many assume that either their site would never be hacked, or that WordPress is somehow immune to such things. The truth is that both are a myth, and folks are always looking for ways to exploit coding in an effort to […]