If you’re a frequent reader of mine firstly, welcome back! And secondly, you would know that I highly recommend SiteGround for hosting your WordPress website. I’ve written an article on how to setup a domain and hosting on SiteGround, the next step is installing WordPress. The features on are incredible and very easy to use.
Having your own self hosted WordPress site allows you to install WordPress plugins that can add necessary features to optimise and improve your theme. WordPress Plugins are essentially files of code that are added (plugged-in) to your activated theme. I always recommend keeping your plugins to a minimum so only install what you really need
There are literally thousands of WordPress themes out there, everything from the gorgeous and perfectly designed to the out right ugly. It can be very overwhelming when you start searching for the perfect WordPress theme for your website. You start wondering what makes a good theme and what you should actually be looking for when
The importance of website security has skyrocketed in the last couple of years. Experienced hackers are getting into websites all around the world and Google is finally putting it’s foot down and saying no to insecure websites. Every website, whether it be small or large, young or old, simple or complex must be secure. Google
If you have already begun your WordPress journey you would have come across two different websites - WordPress.com & WordPress.org. Often I get asked what the difference is between these two websites, unfortunately majority of the time it is after they have chosen the wrong platform for their needs. I will be explaining the difference
There are hundreds of articles on the web that go through the process of setting hosting and a domain to get your website up and running, all you have to do is Google it and you’ll get an overwhelming list. From that you're probably wondering why I've spent valuable time doing the exact same thing. Well, in my article I'm going to break it down so much so you could easily write your own blog post and know exactly what you're talking about!