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What is 2 Factor Authentication and How Can It Be Useful? - iThemes

You may have heard how important 2 factor authentication (also known as two-factor authentication or 2FA) is for securing your online accounts. Don’t be embarrassed if you find yourself asking “What is 2 factor authentication?” Don’t worry, not knowing puts… Continue Reading →

7 Tools for Managing Multiple Sites on the Same Platform - WP Warfare

Businesses of many types – including design agencies, e-commerce brands, digital marketing consultancies, media companies and content publishing services – often run several websites at once and therefore need ways to manage them as efficiently as possible. Indeed, building out… Continue Reading →

WordPress Security: 14 Pro Tips To Secure A WordPress Website - Shout Me Loud

Looking to improve the security of your WordPress website? Here I’m sharing all the tips and strategies that I have learned running this award-winning WordPress blog. Just to let you know, In recent times, WordPress has been highly targeted by… Continue Reading →

How to switch to a new WordPress host - GoDaddy Garage

Editor’s note: This post is part of our collection on managing multiple WordPress websites. Your WordPress sites currently live with a hosting service you’re not too pleased with. The sites are slow, the customer service is poor, and you’re paying a… Continue Reading →

#388 WP-Tonic Round Table Show 19th of April 2019 at 8:30am PST - WP Tonic

We Have A Special Guest on This Week Show: Curtis McHale: Over the past couple of weeks, we have had quite a bit of WordPress news connected to security which has been concerning. It seems that certain individuals in the… Continue Reading →

The developer’s guide to managing WordPress sites - GoDaddy Garage

Editor’s note: This post is part of our collection on managing multiple WordPress sites. As you scale your WordPress development business, you’ll eventually run into a classic conundrum that comes with managing multiple WordPress sites. Every client site needs regular… Continue Reading →

Dream It — 33 tips to help you move from idea to action - GoDaddy Garage

This article is part of a multipart series. See the introductory post here. There are a lot of entrepreneurs with dreams out there. Folks dreaming about starting a bicycle rental business in Hawaii. A locally-designed textile company in Nigeria. A… Continue Reading →

6 Tips for Posting Content Anonymously - Web Designer Depot

For one reason or another, you may find yourself wanting to publish things online anonymously. Now to some, the “A-word” conjures up images of hackers, Guy Fawkes masks, and people generally saying terrible things to each other on Twitter. There’s… Continue Reading →

How to Disable Theme and Plugin Editors from WordPress Admin Panel - Do it With WordPress

Did you know that WordPress comes with a built-in theme and plugin editor? This plain code editor allows you to edit your theme and plugin files directly from the WordPress dashboard. Now, this may sound really helpful, but it can… Continue Reading →

Using WordPress Audit Logs To Troubleshoot Technical Site Problems - WP Mayor

In this second article of a 3 part series on the use of activity logs in WordPress, we will see what logs WordPress site administrators and developers have to help them troubleshoot and solve technical issues.

We’re Sunsetting iThemes Sales Accelerator - iThemes

In August of 2017, we announced the release of our newest product, iThemes Sales Accelerator, and why we felt it was a good move to serve you better with a tool for WooCommerce reporting. Over the next year, we released… Continue Reading →

How WordPress Audit Logs Improve User Accountability - WP Mayor

When you have a WordPress site with multiple users contributing to it, you need to keep a record of everything that happens on your WordPress site in a WordPress audit trail (activity log). This is the first article in a… Continue Reading →

5 Best WordPress Ecommerce Plugins Compared – 2019 - Do it With WordPress

Are you looking to build an online store? Want to know which is the best WordPress eCommerce plugin? Choosing the right eCommerce plugin is crucial for your business because a better platform means more opportunity for growth. Often users end… Continue Reading →

How to Install and Setup WordPress Multisite Network - Do it With WordPress

Do you want to set up and install WordPress multisite network? WordPress comes with a built-in capability to create multiple websites using the same WordPress installation. A WordPress multisite network is used by blogs, schools, and businesses, who need to… Continue Reading →

The Best Payment Gateway for Your ECommerce Site - Web Designer Depot

There are so many decisions you have to make as a web designer and it can sometimes be a tricky balance trying to put all the right elements into place. When you add the ecommerce piece, it gets even more… Continue Reading →

Hosting Insights: Kim White Compares Hosting to Housing - iThemes

Hosting is the invisible infrastructure that makes a website work. It’s not the first thing we see, but it determines if we see anything at all. Since launching iThemes Hosting, our WordPress hosting solution, we wanted to talk to some… Continue Reading →

How to Automatically Log out Idle Users in WordPress - Do it With WordPress

Do you want to automatically log out idle users in WordPress? As a security-conscious site admin, you may want to force inactive users to login again. Banking websites and apps already use this technique to avoid unauthorized users from accessing… Continue Reading →

10+ Most Useful and Trusted WordPress Plugins - Web Design Ledger

It’s pretty challenging to choose proper WordPress plugins for managing your website from the hundreds of available ones. It’s even harder for WordPress newbies! However, you now have a chance to go through a handpicked collection of the best multipurpose… Continue Reading →

Freemius provides all the tools to sell WordPress plugins and themes - Sell with WP

This post was created in partnership with Freemius. There are a wide variety of options available to sell WordPress plugins and themes, and making an informed decision about the best choice for your business can take a lot of time… Continue Reading →

The Month in WordPress: March 2019 - Make WordPress Plugins

WordPress reached a significant milestone this month. With some exciting developments in Core, an interesting new proposal, and the return of a valuable global event, March was certainly an interesting time. WordPress Now Powers One-Third of the Web WordPress’ market… Continue Reading →

5 types of partner programs every web designer should join - GoDaddy Garage

Being a freelance web designer or web developer doesn’t mean you need to go it alone. There are businesses out there looking to work with you and support you. You might already have a relationship with these businesses as a… Continue Reading →

Should You Be Building Progressive Web Apps? - Web Designer Depot

Take a close look at Monetate’s Ecommerce Quarterly Report for Q2 2018 and you might not be happy about the state of mobile websites it depicts. The good news is that smartphones drive significantly more traffic to websites than all… Continue Reading →

WordPress 5.2 Beta 1 - Make WordPress Plugins

WordPress 5.2 Beta 1 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version. You can test the… Continue Reading →

The Best WordPress Plugin for Forms - WP Site Care

At the time of writing this, a search for “forms” in the WordPress plugin directory returns 980 results. And that doesn’t even include premium options. Judging by the title of this article, you’ve probably caught on that I intend to… Continue Reading →

[Infographic] Is My Host’s Backup Enough? 10 Questions to Ask - iThemes

Many hosts offer website backups … but are they really enough? In this post, we cover 10 questions to ask before you rely on a host’s backup alone. Why Backup Your WordPress Website? Why should you care about website backups?… Continue Reading →

50+ freelancer tips from WordCamp Miami 2019 - GoDaddy Garage

WordCamp Miami has built a stellar reputation over the last decade. It’s brought together WordPress users, developers, and business owners from around the world. The speakers, all volunteers, are excellent, and the attendee experience is great. This year was no… Continue Reading →

10 Best WordPress Backup Plugins of 2019 - WP Blog

Recently, a lot of WordPress websites were compromised due to a bug found in the REST-API. This caused many posts with defaced content titles like “Hacked By SA3D HaCk3D” and “Hacked By GeNErAL”. Fixing this is easy if you make… Continue Reading →

Top 10 Best Backup Plugins For WordPress - WP Blog

Recently, a lot of WordPress websites were compromised due to a bug found in the REST-API. This caused many posts with defaced content titles like “Hacked By SA3D HaCk3D” and “Hacked By GeNErAL”. Fixing this is easy if you make… Continue Reading →

Gmail SMTP Settings and New Security Measures Demystified - WP Site Care

If you’re not an internet guru, the Gmail SMTP settings can be pretty confusing. What’s more, if you use WordPress, getting your website to deliver email correctly, without WordPress Support, with all of the different hosting environments can be a… Continue Reading →

5 strategies for protecting your website on World Backup Day - GoDaddy Garage

This post was originally published on March 29, 2018, and was updated on March 18, 2019.  According to the World Backup Day website, 30 percent of people have never backed up their data on smartphones, computers, tablets or websites. Loss… Continue Reading →

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