With more than 70 million websites using the WordPress platform to manage their content, WordPress is slowing eating up the Internet. Chances are most of the sites you browse are using the content platform giant. So, why is WordPress so successful?
Thanks to WordPress’ newest widget, sites now have more than one hundred languages at their fingertips.
Online marketing can become so complex, that it’s easy to find yourself sitting on your laurels, head in hands, thinking, “where am I going to find the time and expertise to grow my WordPress website business?”
Setting up a WordPress blog is a relatively straightforward task, but as with getting anything right, the devil is usually in the details. Here are 5 things you probably hadn’t considered when setting up your first WordPress blog. Learn from them, so next time you start a new blog, you’ll know better. [Read more…]
You know you are a blogger when you find yourself excited about the newest release of a WordPress update or theme. However, this latest theme has everyone talking.
Elegant Themes’ release of Divi 3.0 includes a few changes to the layout you might be used to. However, one of the features is a complete game-changer. The visual editor will make creating content an absolute breeze.
So, what is the big difference? It all begins when you click the “add new” button, you used to see this screen. The Divi builder helped create unique posts.
Now you are given the option to use the visual builder. What is the visual builder, you might ask? [Read more…]
Whether you are selling or promoting on WordPress, it is so important to make sure that you are taking advantage of every single marketing aspect that the platform offers. Especially if you are on a budget (and who isn’t!?), there are plenty of free options.
WordPress has become one of the most popular CMS platforms and chances are you either have a WordPress site or are thinking about getting one. Unfortunately, because of its popularity, WordPress has become a target for hackers. The most important step in making sure your WordPress site is safe is educating yourself.
It is a warning to all WordPress users: update your Jetpack plug-in right now to protect your site from a huge security breach. CSO Online reports that the popular plug-in has a flaw that could make your site vulnerable to attacks.
Many are using Jetpack as a free tool for website optimization, management, and security features. With more than a million active installation, web security firm Sucuri is warning users about its findings. It claims to have found a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability. All Jetpack released since 2012 are vulnerable and should be updated immediately. [Read more…]
Security firm Sucuri says they have already seen a large number of hacking attacks on the WordPress CMS platform. In its very first Website Hacked Report, compiled statistics of these hacking investigations. Most of these websites were running on the WordPress CMS platform for the past six years.