Entries by frank

6 Business Applications I Use for My Website Design Agency

Business Applications I use when working with my clients for maintaining clarity, transparency and structure and communication within my business. A good process that is outlined helps everyone involved in the project.
I hope that this can be of help to other developers who are looking for a transparent solution for dealing with clients.

How to set up Homebrew on your mac

This post revolves around you using an Apple Macintosh computer, I just want to point out that this is a Mac only thing. If you have a PC, you can set up a localhost using several good free and paid applications but this post is all about Homebrew.

WordPress Security with .htaccess

By default, every website hosting has .htaccess file in the root directory. If it is not available, read “How to Edit htaccess.” This article also shows you how to find it or to create the .htaccess file.

How to edit .htaccess

.htaccess file is a server configuration file which tells your server how to handle certain things on your website. Like how to redirect users, password protect admin area, or protect some directories, etc.

There are several ways to get to your .htaccess file, via cPanel or via FTP

10 Plugins to Grow Your Email Subscribers

I want to introduce you to a couple of WordPress plugins that you may not have heard of before that can help supercharge your email subscriber list. All of these plugins have some cool features and will give your readers multiple opportunities to subscribe to your email list.

Building an email list is important for every online business. Often business owners get overwhelmed when trying to pick the best WordPress lead generation plugins.

Here are 5 paid and 5 free options for you to consider.

Website Maintenance and Support

The longer you wait to update, the harder it will be.

Some updates build on previous updates.

Changes might be made to templates and how data is stored in the database that is more easily managed in increments.

More importantly, updates can be critical for security.

By waiting even a few days to perform a critical security update can put your site at risk.

Hacked Website Costs Your Business

Anyone who has had a hacked website probably isn’t reading this post.
That’s because they already know the cost of a hacked website and know that it just takes getting hacked once to start managing their website correctly. It’s a hard and painful lesson that can be managed with a good maintenance plan.

Boost Your Page Load Time

Everybody has less and less time today for surfing, chatting, spending time on social media or whatever they like to do on the internet. Slow loading speeds disappeared a long time ago and we don’t want to see blogs and web pages taking too much out of our already limited time. You can find many […]

29 WordPress Tweaks

We love WordPress – but not all of us are ready to settle with all its default settings and displays – particularly how posts are displayed. As we’re taught that uniqueness does matter to a website’s branding which gives the visitors a great impression, throughout these years bloggers and developers have been striving to tweak […]