One of the biggest reasons I endorse (and am an affiliate of) Kinsta for WordPress hosting is its ‘problem prevention’ philosophy. Advance Notice of Potential Website Issues This morning I received a notice from Kinsta saying that one of the WordPress plugins I use has a security vulnerability and needs to be updated immediately. The […]
Month: November 2021
Holiday Greetings & Website Updates
It is an endless pursuit to add new content to your website so that Google and other search engines don’t penalize your site for being ‘stale’. One quick and easy update is to add a holiday greeting, and now is the perfect time to add one! E-commerce Websites Can Announce Holiday Deals & Specials Monopolize […]
Was Godaddy Really Hacked?
Whenever I receive an email stating that one of my accounts was hacked and to ‘click here’ to reset the password, my first thought is that it’s a phishing scam. In this case, however, Godaddy appears to have been hacked. Godaddy Notifies Customers of Security Breach According to the email they sent out: Is the […]
Advice for Freelancers: How to Deal with Illness or Injury
One of the main pitfalls of being a freelance web developer is the fact that when you aren’t working, you aren’t getting paid. Of course, many web developers try to set up recurring income, but most of those services are typically dependent on work too. So when unexpected issues arise, such as an illness or […]
3 Tips for Small Business Website Development
Choose a Content Management System that Works for Your Small Business When creating a small business website for your company, it’s important to choose a user-friendly content management system that works for you and your team. Choosing the right system for your budget, digital needs, and business type will get you on the right track. […]
Small Business Website Tip: Choose a Great Domain Name
Make a good first impression with a stand-out name. Your domain name is important to your small business for many reasons. Your business domain name should reflect your business’ brand and identity.