How to SEO blog posts

Ever wondered how to SEO blog posts using Yoast SEO? I wrote a little cheat sheet for one of our website support customers this week called “How to SEO blog posts”. They have the Yoast SEO plugin installed on their website, but they weren’t sure how to use it. Yoast SEO is the most popular […]

The top 10 reasons why your WordPress website isn’t very good

Ever wondered whether your WordPress website is any good? Your suspicions may be unfounded! In “the top 10 reasons why your WordPress isn’t very good”, we take a look at the most common mistakes that people make when it comes to their WordPress websites. People often come to us asking for specific help with something […]

Looking after your WordPress website – everything you need to know

Is Your WordPress Website Getting You Down? Ever wondered why you spend so much time looking after your WordPress website? What is your business? If it’s not web development, then why do you spend so much time trying to work on your website? You could be using that time to focus on your actual business; […]

Why use WordPress? 8 reasons why we choose to work with WordPress

People often ask us “why use WordPress?”, “should I switch to WordPress?”, or even “what is WordPress?”. Social media sites like LinkedIn are full of questions about the best way to build a website. This article aims to answer some of those questions, so that you can make an informed choice about which software to […]

Why fresh content is so important for your website

We look after lots of websites here at Outerbridge. So we are in a good position to say what works and what doesn’t. So when people ask me why their website does not perform very well in search engine results, I ask them how often they update their website. The fact is, Google loves fresh […]

Cheap hosting can be a false economy – why not all hosting is the same

Cheap hosting at £3 per month? Here at Outerbridge our support packages (including hosting) start at £99 per month! Sounds like choosing the £3 option is a “no-brainer” doesn’t it? Well, before you decide, read on… Cheap hosting, or something better? Well, unlike Model T Ford’s, there are many flavours of hosting available. Your hosting […]

Updating WordPress, Themes and Plugins

As part of our ongoing series on the benefits of a WordPress website support package, this post looks at how to update your WordPress software, themes and plugins to their latest versions. We’ll look at why it’s important and what could happen if you don’t keep everything up to date. Plus we recommend the easiest way […]

We’ve sweetened our WordPress Website Support Plan Offering

New, sweeter WordPress Website Support Plans We’ve made some changes to our WordPress website support plans over the last month or so (March 2017). We offer three plan levels: Silver, Gold and Platinum. For a detailed list of the benefits included in each of the plans please visit our support packages pages. Website Development and Enhancement Time […]

Have you ever tried getting WordPress web development time at short notice?

WordPress web development time at short notice? Good luck with that… It’s difficult to find a good WordPress web developer. There are plenty of WordPress developers out there, but they are often unreliable or just don’t have the skills. Consequently, the good ones tend to be exceptionally busy. So it’s difficult to get one when you want one. […]