How user accounts work in WordPress Multi-site

Even though WordPress Multi-site allows you to have multiple blogs or sites running from one WordPress install user account access is dealt with differently in multi-site vs a single WordPress install. In a standard single install when a user is added to the site they...

How to add a new user account in WordPress

In the event you need to add someone to your WordPress site it is a good security practice to create them an account and not share your login information with them. To add a new user account it is fairly simple. The first thing that should be taken into consideration...

Setting Proper User Permissions in WordPress

Many times we have come across sites that have given their user the keys to the kingdom. What we mean by this is that almost every internal user was given the "administrator" role. This is a no no, WordPress by default comes with a default set of roles: Super Admin:...

Setting Proper User Permissions in WordPress

Many times we have come across sites that have given their user the keys to the kingdom. What we mean by this is that almost every internal user was given the "administrator" role. This is a no no, WordPress by default comes with a default set of roles: Super Admin:...

How to create a child theme in WordPress

There are many plugins out there that can create child themes for you. The problem is that sometimes while trying to use these plugins with a theme that is not compatible can cause a while screen or site crash. it is always good to know how to create a child theme...

Start a Market Place

Do you sell a product that would be considered a niche market? or do you sell alongside other sellers. If so just like an online flea market or online mall? then you should consider opening an online marketplace. With an online market place you can not only sell your...

WordPress.com vs WordPress.org

OK so you would like to start a new website and you heard of WordPress but when you do a search you see results for WordPress.com and WordPress.org and it leaves you wondering what is the difference? Well to start it all depends on what you plan on doing. lets take a...

What exactly is WordPress Multisite?

WordPress multisite is when you one to run multiple WordPress sites but do not want to have to update multiple versions of each WordPress sites when there are updates. How multisite works is that you install WordPress only once and configure it to allow multiple sites...

Be Heard

Have you been told by others that you have interesting ideas or a good point of view on topics? ever considered using that talent and creating your own blog for the world to hear? having a blog would allow you to share these ideas with friends, family and your...

Drive More Sales

Having a site is just not enough, you need to make sure that you constantly have fresh content on your site. Updating your site from time to time helps. The one problem is that what happens to the clients that do not frequent your site. You have to find a way to...

Importance of Backups

It is estimated that over 30,000 sites a day get hacked. Yes you read it correct a day not a week or a month. With these numbers what are you doing to reduce your risk of being in these stats? With all the work you put into your site and all the content that you...

eCommerce Made Easy

Looking to get your digital piece of the pie or have a great product that you would like to offer to the world. There are various parts to an online shop that allows you to not only choose how to display your products but also manage your stock and payment collection....

SNAP Social Networks Auto Poster

This plugin is one of our favorites, lets say you finished writing you blog and now you have to go to each and everyone of your social media pages and post the same blog to every social media link. OK we know that there are plugins out there that will auto post your...

The Newsletter Plugin

OK so you have your website but how are you capturing your leads and keeping in contact or informing your customers? you might place certain specials on your site or post updates to you website blog but the problem with that is that not everyone visits your site...

Protecting your investment

With millions of people using WordPress according to WordPress only about 42% of these installs are at the latest release. This makes you wonder how serious do people take their website security. These stats are for just the core of WordPress and does not include the...

Hashtags and your blog posts

After speaking to one of our clients it was brought to our attention that this is something that we should have shared with everyone. When writing your blog post if we configured your site to auto submit to Facebook and Twitter you should then consider adding your...

Joomla for your website

Joomla is one of the many CMS that are out there. The three major CMS currently are WordPress, Drupal & Joomla. Many people are left wondering sometimes which CMS platform should they use for their website. There's  really is no solid answer to that. It is based on...