How to Choose Shared Hosting

Choosing a Shared Host for your WordPress Site: A Buyer’s Guide

This post is part of the Hosting: A Buyer's Guide course.

Shared hosting is a great choice for anyone starting out with a new website. In our last post we took a look at the three main types of web hosting available to anyone with a WordPress website. Shared hosting is … Read More

Importance of Site Speed

Why Site Speed Matters to Your Business

This post is part of the Hosting: A Buyer's Guide course.

Having a fast loading website should be a top priority for any business, for two main reasons. One is the positive impact it can have on user engagement with your website, and, conversely, the negative impact a slow loading site … Read More

Plugging in | Find WordPress plugin developer

How to Find a WordPress Plugin Developer

This post is part of the Care and Feeding of a Web Developer course.

Now that that we’ve taken a look at WordPress plugins, including how to install them, where to find them, and some scenarios when an existing plugin might not be the best option, it’s time to explore the different options for … Read More

How to Choose a Plugin

How to Pick the Right WordPress Plugin

This post is part of the Making Plugins Work for You course.

Once you start taking a look at the different plugins available for WordPress, it becomes easy to see why this platform has become so popular. The seemingly endless possibilities for adding new features can spark all kinds of creative ideas … Read More