Getting hacked is one of the worst things that can happen to your website. Not only is it difficult to clean up after the mess, but sometimes it’s also nerve-wracking to shore up your website’s defenses. After all, you don’t want the hacking to happen again. Now, in dealing with this, prevention is always better than cure; that starts with finding out why your WordPress blog is getting hacked.
A picture paints a thousand words, meaning it’s an integral part of any blog especially if you want to spare your brain from the additional torture– er, task of churning out more words for your content. However, if handled incorrectly, images can cause more harm than good for your website. Some images are simply too cumbersome in size or data, which is why image compression plugins exist.
Content marketing is the bread and butter of a lot of blogs these days. By definition, it’s a form of marketing that focuses on the creation of content to be distributed to a target audience online. Of course, the bigger the audience, the better the views which, in turn, increases your blog’s popularity or revenue. Luckily, it’s an easy task you can make easier with the help of content marketing plugins.
Whether you’re maintaining a personal blog, putting together a portfolio, or building a business website, security is paramount. As a platform, WordPress is hit more than almost any other by cybercriminals. Don’t worry, though. Securing your site is actually a lot easier than you’d expect.
Security can be overwhelming. Even a user-friendly content management system (CMS) like WordPress is, when you look under the hood, fairly technically complex (at least for a layperson). At the same time, it’s not something you can afford to ignore, even if you’re just using WordPress to host a simple digital portfolio.[Read more…]
In case you missed it, WordPress’ 5.2 update last year actually came with a significant new metric for measuring your website’s stability or quality. It’s called the site health score and you can use it as a way to find out whether your website should be functioning properly. It will give each and every WordPress website a rating from 0 percent up to 100 percent.[Read more…]
So, you’d like to give blogging a try? You must have realized by now that WordPress may just be the best tool around. After all, around 75,000,000 websites are powered by WordPress. This is a clear sign that WordPress is no doubt the most popular content management system today. And that makes it perfect for your blog.[Read more…]
It has already been more than a year ever since WordPress’ Gutenberg update descended from the skies and rained blessings and chaos alike to WordPress users. It’s true that the Gutenberg update and Block Editor takes some getting used to. That is why familiarizing yourself with it with some Gutenberg tweaks can go a long way.[Read more…]
In today’s era, impressive online experiences are crucial to building a loyal fan base. Although a positive digital experience can lead to the defense of the brand, those which do not meet expectations on things like site speed can lead a prospect running the other way.[Read more…]
When was the last time you made a minor change to a file of your website only to find that it has now messed up your homepage? Or you upgraded a theme with your own customizations only to end up crashing your website?[Read more…]
Why settle for the WordPress default login page when you have the option to customize it? If you’re running a blog that allows users to register or it’s a WordPress membership site, or you have an e-commerce blog, you can leverage the benefits that a customized login page can give.[Read more…]