10 BEGINNER WEBSITE MISTAKES

Businesses online and offline should know about the importance of having a website. Nevertheless, the chances are you are making mistakes right now and you don’t even know about them. We are going to show you what mistakes you may be making and how to correct them. Here’s ten beginner website mistakes: No technical expertise […]

WHY A WORDPRESS WEBSITE?

There are essentially two classes of websites… static and dynamic. Static websites are created one page at a time using a code editor. At first all sites were static. As the web began to mature two big problems with static websites quickly became evident. First, modifying or changing a static website requires knowledge how sites […]

BEST HOST FOR WORDPRESS MULTISITE?

Without a doubt, Vertical Hosts! Our servers work great with WordPress and you get exactly what it needs to properly operate regardless of the hosting plan you choose. You also don’t have to worry about slow loading times that are typically associated with shared hosting or webhosts that give you a “great deal” but slip […]

HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU BACK UP YOUR WORDPRESS SITE?

When ever I hear questions regarding the importance of backups I am reminded by that old dentist saying “floss only the ones you wish to keep”. Backing up your website is a lot a like flossing. It really is not a lot of work and at some point in the future you’ll likely be really […]

WHICH PLUGINS SHOULD YOU INSTALL?

This question is subjective, but there are several great plugins out there. Each one varies depending on your individual needs and what type of site you’re wanting to have. Here’s a run down of what we feel are some great plugins for most sites: Free Nested Pages: provides a drag and drop interface for managing pages […]

BASIC DNS AND NAMERSERVERS EXPLAINED

DNS, or Domain Name System, is simply a database that links meaningful names (known as host names or domain names), such as http://www.microsoft.com, to a specific IP address, such as 192.168.124.1. This linking to a specific IP address is what allows your domain name and server to communicate, and as such for your website to display. Nowadays the […]