10 things to consider when using WordPress plugins to build your website

Using WordPress plugins to build your website can be a fantastic way to get everything working nicely. After all, plugins can enable you to do amazing things with your website without knowing how to code. Some plugins are extremely powerful and millions of people every day use them. Take WooCommerce, for example. With more than 3 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Yoast WordPress SEO plugin security issues – so what was all the fuss about?

Now that all the fuss has died down, I thought I would publish my thoughts on the recent Yoast WordPress SEO plugin security issues. As you may well have heard, a problem was found in the extremely popular and widely-used SEO plugin, which caused a great deal of concern amongst the IT community and WordPress […]

What should I do if my version of WordPress needs updating?

What to do if your version of WordPress needs updating Are you using the latest version of WordPress? You may already be aware that a new version of the WordPress software has recently been released (version 3.6.1). But how do I know which version of WordPress I am using? In your WordPress admin panel, scroll […]