WordPress Tips, Tricks, News & Reviews

What Is “Managed” WordPress Hosting?

By Shane Barnes | 03/02/2016 | Comments Off on What Is “Managed” WordPress Hosting?

The Perils of Standard Web Hosting If ever you’ve had a terrible experience with your web hosting company, be it lousy support or multiple site outages, you know how important it is to have quality hosting and superlative support. Indeed, it can mean the difference between picking up that one extra customer you need or…

What’s a Staging Site & Why Might You Need One?

By Shane Barnes | 01/21/2016 | Comments Off on What’s a Staging Site & Why Might You Need One?
Staging Site

As the owner of a small business I’ve experienced my fair share of highs and lows over the years. Any small business owner who’s made it far enough to experience the chaotic ups and downs that are part and parcel with owning your own business can certainly identify with that sentiment. And though the highs have always…

Is Your Website Mobile-Friendly?

By Shane Barnes | 12/02/2015 | Comments Off on Is Your Website Mobile-Friendly?

Although we’ve all been using smartphones since 2007 and website have been going mobile-friendly ever since, a good many business owners out there haven’t yet updated their site for viewing on mobile-devices. In most cases, business owners don’t even know if their website are mobile-friendly. Are you one of them? If so, despair not: the…

Don’t Pass on Password Management

By Shane Barnes | 10/06/2015 | Comments Off on Don’t Pass on Password Management
Password Management

A Couple of Ways Your Website Can Get Hacked A good many of the clients who come my way are small business owners whose websites have been hacked. A typical scenario is that I’ll receive a frantic call indicating that their website is down or that it’s displaying all manner of messages warning visitors to return…

WordPress 4.3 is Here: Time to Update

By Shane Barnes | 08/19/2015 | Comments Off on WordPress 4.3 is Here: Time to Update

Yep, you read that right, and you know what that means, right? Time to update! For those of you who who are current subscribers to one of our WordPress Maintenance plans, you can skip that step as we’ve already got you covered; you do however want to know about all the cool new features available in…

The Time To Go Mobile Friendly Is Now

By Shane Barnes | 03/19/2015 | Comments Off on The Time To Go Mobile Friendly Is Now
Mobile Friendly Websites

It seems everywhere you go these days you see people clutching their smartphones: whether it be waiting to be served at a local restaurant or standing in line at the Department of Motor Vehicles, we’re on our smartphones all the time. The ubiquitous nature of mobile devices has become commonplace and like it or not smartphones are here to…