How to be Prepared for WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg

How to be Prepared for WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg WordPress 5.0 with Gutenberg is Coming Soon! It is a MAJOR update. There will be many changes to the current WordPress capabilities, some of which will be very apparent. Others will effect functionality and won’t be...

How to Get a Free SSL Certificate: And Why You Need It

Do you have an SSL Certificate? Is your site ready for the new web browsers? If your site isn’t forcing the use of https, then the answer is no. More and more web browsers are starting to ding you for not having an SSL certificate (using https). It won’t matter...

How to Be Prepared for GDPR With WordPress

GDPR is the General Data Protection Regulation. It is an EU (European Union) regulation (law) that is being put into place to protect privacy rights and increase transparency. Though you may not be in the EU, you still need to conform to the regulation if any of your...

How to Test WordPress Speed and Performance

Do you remember back when the modem existed and we all connected to the Internet with dial-up? If so, You probably also remember what it felt like to wait for a website to load. Graphics would load one line at a time and it was normal for pages to take several seconds...

How to Create a Child Theme in WordPress

Imagine creating the perfect customized WordPress website, but you didn’t create a child theme. The next time you update your theme or WordPress installation, you may find disaster. This is because updates overwrite files with new versions. So, if you customized...