5 Things to Consider When Choosing a WordPress Theme

Choosing WordPress Theme

A surprising amount of work goes into choosing the right theme for any WordPress site. Granted, a few people just use one of the default themes that installs with WordPress without any further thought or effort. But, for those who actually care about the look and feel of their website and the user experience it delivers to visitors, choosing the correct theme takes some thought. Continue reading “5 Things to Consider When Choosing a WordPress Theme”

5 Ways to Find Free Photos and Images You Can Use on Your Website

 

 

Free Image and Photo Resources

Whether sharing stories about your life or selling a product, images have become essential to the modern website. If you think about your own experience on the web you will probably agree that websites with great images and design draw and keep your attention better than those comprised almost entirely of text. And, those images need to be high quality. Indeed, research by Skyword found that content containing “compelling” images averaged 94 percent more views than those with less eye-catching pictures. Continue reading “5 Ways to Find Free Photos and Images You Can Use on Your Website”

How to Choose the Best WordPress Hosting

So, you have decided to build a website using the wildly popular WordPress Content Management System (CMS). You know you need to buy hosting services, but you do not know how to go about choosing one appropriate for what you want to do. Where do you begin? Is there something unique about WordPress hosting? Continue reading “How to Choose the Best WordPress Hosting”

How to Start Selling Domains

How to Start Selling Domains

The Internet provides literally thousands of different ways to make money online. One that has become popular in recent years – reselling hosting services – can be a great, low-risk way to do just that. But, did you know that you can also make money just by selling domains? In fact, selling domains can be even easier to set-up than reselling hosting. So, how do you start making money on the Internet by selling domains? Continue reading “How to Start Selling Domains”

What to do if Your Site Falls Victim to Ransomware

Ransomware

Cyberattacks have been on the rise for some time. Cybercriminals have become increasingly sophisticated, finding more and more clever ways to breach the security of both individuals and businesses. When a business suffers a ransomware attack, especially on their website, it can devastate the company and paralyze its operations. While the threat will always exist, a few practices can help reduce the risk of infection. If a site still falls victim to a ransomware attack, knowing how to recover quickly can mean the difference between getting back to business as usual or going bust. Continue reading “What to do if Your Site Falls Victim to Ransomware”

InMotion Hosting Launches Major Improvement to WordPress Hosting Offerings

Launch of WordPress Hosting

Long an industry leader in web hosting, InMotion Hosting has taken steps to improve its services even more with its NEW WordPress Hosting, which provides a combination of hardware and software designed to further enhance speed, performance, and reliability of any WordPress site. Continue reading “InMotion Hosting Launches Major Improvement to WordPress Hosting Offerings”

3 Things to Consider When Picking a Location for Your Data Center

Data Center Map

With the power of modern servers and Internet data speeds, something like the geographical location of a server may seem trivial. After all, data zips across the Internet so quickly, so does location matter anymore? Shared or VPS Hosting customers may not need quite as much out of their hosting plans. But, Dedicated Server clients demand greater performance, speed, and reliability. Squeezing more out of a server means exploiting every opportunity for performance boosters, including Data Center location. Continue reading “3 Things to Consider When Picking a Location for Your Data Center”

How to Use Your Smartphone to Shoot Professional Looking Videos for Your Website

Smartphone Camera

Ever seen those billboards or commercials that brag that the whole thing was shot on a smartphone? You may have thought “yeah right.” Funny thing is, it was probably true! More and more producers working on tight budgets have turned to smartphones to meet their production needs on the cheap. Here is how you, too, can create videos and show them on your website using nothing more than your smartphone and a little know-how. Continue reading “How to Use Your Smartphone to Shoot Professional Looking Videos for Your Website”

Top 5+ Best WordPress Caching Plugins

Stay Ahead with Caching tools

Everyone loves a fast loading website. Website owners, site visitors, and even Google all have a special place in their hearts for websites that load quickly and efficiently. And, with good reason: excessive load times can drive away site visitors, prevent conversions, and cause a site to rank lower in search engine results pages. Continue reading “Top 5+ Best WordPress Caching Plugins”

10 Free Ways to Start Marketing Your Website

Free Stuff

Finding the right domain name, choosing a design, and figuring out a compelling user experience. These are the steps most people think about when setting up their website. Yet, once it is built, how do you get actual visitors? Will it cost money to get a site noticed? Continue reading “10 Free Ways to Start Marketing Your Website”