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Fast WordPress Hosting at WP Engine

WP Engine

Super fast managed WordPress hosting. Give them a look-see and take them for a test drive. If your business is important, your hosting should be in good hands.

Added Thin and Thin/Italic to typography options

Added Thin and Thin/Italic to typography options.

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Why WOO

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Why WOOThe WOO Framework sits under (is the foundation for) all of WOO’s themes, including Canvas. Why do you care? Well, you don’t. But you also do … you just didn’t know it.

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Do I need to buy all variations of a domain name?

If you find the perfect dot-com URL for your new projects or business, do you have to buy the dot-org, dot-net and dot-whatever? What about spelling variations? Before you plunk down hundreds of dollars, check out the pros and cons.

Google Apps

Google Apps No Longer Free

Google has announced a change to Google Apps that ends the option to create free accounts for groups of 10 or fewer users. Ow, that hurt.

WordPress Development

WordPress Overview 3.5

Here’s a VERY quick run through of the basics of WordPress. In case you’re rusty.

Summary Tables

Summary Tables

Did you know WordPress’s own Site Stats (through Jetpack) has years of stats right there in the dashboard? Either did I.

Likoma as arbitrary naming strategy

Exact Match Domains

Should you buy the domain “luxuryleathergoods.com” or “luxeleather.com”? If you’re just going for Google rankings, the latter might be better.

List Pages Shortcode (output)

List Pages Shortcode

Whaddyaknow, there’s a plugin called “List Pages Shortcode.” Who knew? Obviously not me. Works like a charm.

GD Press Tools change user login name

GD Press Tools

GD Press Tools Pro is a powerful plugin that can protect, back up, and optimize your site–all from within one plugin.

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Limit Login Attempts

The limit login attempts plugin blocks IP addresses after they’ve tried to get into your WordPress install. You can change the settings to keep them out for a long time.

WordPress Featured Image

Featured Image

WordPress’s Featured Image function can be a powerful styling tool for your site that allows you to upload a single image, just one time, and have it used on your site in several places.

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