Craig Buckler, May 24
How to Improve the Performance of Your WordPress Theme
Average page weight has reached 2.8Mb. WordPress, which powers a third of websites, is partly responsible. Craig shows how to boost your theme performance.
Adrian Try, May 23
How Korske Ara of World Photo Day Uses WordPress
How do normal people use WordPress in their businesses? Adrian Try catches up with Korske Ara, founder of World Photo Day, to find out.
Jeff Smith, May 18
WordPress: A World-Class Content Management System
How do you feel about WordPress - world-class content management system, or antiquated & insecure? Jeff responds to some criticisms of the platform.
Craig Buckler, May 15
How to Create Custom WordPress Shortcodes for Your Editors
WordPress shortcodes provide a quick and simple way to add advanced page functionality without relying on editors to edit raw HTML. Craig explains how.
Paul Swanson, May 11
7 Trending WordPress Ecommerce Themes of 2017
Are you searching for the best ecommerce theme for your WordPress site, or for a client? Take a look at our 7 recommended ecommerce themes of 2017!
Adrian Try, May 11
Interview: How to Teach Audio Skills with WordPress
Björgvin Benediktsson runs an audio training business using WordPress. In this interview, Adrian Try asks about his goals, plugins and hosting.
Jacco Blankenspoor, May 10
How to Secure WordPress with SSL
Interested in getting an SSL certificate for your WordPress website? You have several options to secure WordPress and your user data - take a look!
Jeff Smith, May 04
5 Time-Saving Uses for WP-CLI Automation
Looking for ways to be more efficient when setting up and maintaining multiple WordPress sites? Here are some suggestions for WP-CLI automation.
Nathan Segal, May 04
Quick Tip: How to Automate Social Media Posting with Jetpack
Do you use a WordPress blog, and wish to automate your social media posting of new blog entries? Learn how to use JetPack to do so!
Adrian Try, May 04
8 of the Best Plugins for Optimizing WordPress Site Performance
You can optimize the performance of your WordPress site using plugins. Adrian Try lists eight of the best that cover all the bases.
Adrian Try, May 03
How to Optimize Your WordPress Site’s Performance
Having a fast site is important for your visitors and search results. How do you achieve that? Adrian Try lists the steps that will make a difference.
Jeff Smith, May 03
Deploy & Manage Multiple WordPress Sites with ServerPilot
Do you manage multiple WordPress sites on multiple servers? We're taking a look at ServerPilot, a tool for deploying and managing your installations.
Katie Keith, May 03
WordPress Table Plugins: The Complete Guide
Are you trying to choose from the many available WordPress table plugins? Here's our guide to help you identify your needs and pick the best from the crowd!
Craig Buckler, Apr 22
How to Customize the WordPress ToolBar
Whether you find the WordPress toolbar useful or useless, it's easy to customize the menus or remove them entirely. Craig reveals how...
Craig Buckler, Apr 21
10 Easy WordPress Security Tips
If your WordPress installation has ever been cracked, Craig provides ten simple solutions which can enhance security within minutes.
Craig Buckler, Apr 21
How to Take Control of Page and Post Revisions in WordPress
WordPress records a copy of every post revision so you can revert to earlier versions. That can be useful but is it affecting your database performance?
Adrian Try, Apr 20
A Review of SiteGround's Migration Service
The SiteGround technical support team will migrate your WordPress website for free. Adrian Try decided to take them up on the offer. Here's how it went.
Jeff Smith, Apr 20
Understanding "The Loop" in WordPress
Do you constantly hear WordPress devs talking about "The Loop", but you're not entirely sure what that is, or how to use it? Take a look!
Adrian Try, Apr 11
How to Migrate Your WordPress Site to A New Hosting Provider
Are you ready to switch to a different web hosting provider? How do you move your WordPress site over? Adrian Try gives you the options.
Jeff Smith, Apr 05
WordPress Version Control with Git
You WordPress site should be version controlled! Take a look at using Git with WordPress, try out VersionPress, or investigate your host's Git options.
Adrian Try, Apr 05
Your Regular WordPress Maintenance Checklist
A well-maintained website runs like clockwork. Keep on top of your maintenance schedule with Adrian Try's WordPress Maintenance Checklist.
Jeff Smith, Apr 04
Why Staging Environments Are Critical for WordPress Sites
WordPress is so easy to work with that it can be tempting to indulge in cowboy coding. Jeff Smith explains why you should use staging environments anyway.
Craig Buckler, Mar 31
How to Synchronize WordPress Live and Development Databases
Developing WordPress themes and plugins on a local server can be problematic if it doesn't match your live system. Craig discusses synchronization options.
Craig Buckler, Mar 29
7 Ways to Make WordPress Simpler for Users
Despite being one of the easier Content Management Systems, WordPress can be bewildering for some users. Fortunately, the experience can be simplified.