My Top WordPress Plugins

My Top WordPress Plugins

When working with WordPress websites, there are some functionalities that are lacking in the basic core installation. There are several go-to plugins that I regularly use on all WordPress websites I design and develop. Some of the top WordPress plugins relate to...
Is WordPress hurting your website SEO?

Is WordPress hurting your website SEO?

Readers of my blog posts know that I use WordPress a lot when designing websites. Out of the box, WordPress is set up to help your website achieve better search engine page rankings. But there are some settings that if left alone may hurt your website SEO. I always...
Speed up WordPress with these six tips

Speed up WordPress with these six tips

Readers of my blog know that I am a huge proponent of WordPress. I like the ability to include a blog with the website I design and develop. With many plugins available, I can create some amazing websites. One drawback of the default install of WordPress is the...
Usability – the problem with WordPress

Usability – the problem with WordPress

WordPress is a very popular open source platform used by a lot of blogs. Businesses also use WordPress as a content management system with customized templates for static pages such as About Us and Contact Us. With its built-in support for e-commerce (such as...
Do I need a Content Management System?

Do I need a Content Management System?

A Content Management System (CMS) is a system of components designed to separate the content of a website from the layout style.  A CMS will typically consist of front and back end modules.  The front end is for the content of the website and is dynamically...