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Archive of posts published in the category: Plugin

How to Make Your WordPress Blog Stand Out

If you want your WordPress blog to stand out you’ll have to make it attractive to readers. Things like your content, images, and headlines will all bring more people to your site and keep them there. You need to be able to stand…

WordFence Never Again

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid WordFence is not a plugin for novices or amateurs.   It isn’t a bad plugin, it is well-developed, supported, and maintained.  It is powerful and will take your site down if…

Cron disabled, but where?

I have been dealing with so many issues after my sites were migrated that I lost track.  I need cron, the issue is that cron status is disabled.  But in the Config file, it is not so.  I used WP Config File Editor to…

8 Excellent Ways to Make WordPress Safe for Clients

WordPress has enabled countless people to start their own web design businesses. Especially if you have some web development chops, the platform is the perfect vehicle to earn money creating web presences for others. At the same time, WordPress is also a great…

Organize Series – plugin review

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series I do not want to use a plugin, but the solution is to create a plugin. Organize Series is a stellar plugin! I use this one.  I like how it functions within…

An Introduction to WordPress Plugin Development

Simon Codrington covers the basics of what you need to know about building your own WordPress plugins and best practices for WordPress plugin development. Entire  article  from Source: An Introduction to WordPress Plugin Development  Please visit and share from the source. Are you…

WordPress: I Must Avoid These Plugins

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid

Easily Understand and Improve WP Security

Quality WP security info.  Easy to understand fully and quickly because of the the graphics.  Not another loooong techno-babble article referencing things I never understood to begin with.  I have used a few of the security plugins recommended, they are solid choices – well…

Send Email in WP using the Gmail SMTP Server

Great info!  Gmail is more secure and reliable than WP email without the added issues.  This is the first part without the instructions for configuring the plugin and API, etc.  See the source link for more and to share this article. – me…

SiteOrigin CSS — WordPress Plugins

5 stars!  Very easy to use.  You can see the changes as you work.  Excellent developers, well-supported. SiteOrigin CSS is the simple, yet powerful CSS editor for WordPress. It gives you visual controls that let you edit the look and feel of your…