Revitalize Your WordPress Site With 4 Simple Tricks

Before the Web, the brochure reigned as the primary form of sharing information. It told your customers who you were and what you did. Information packed, multi-page, colourful and formally written: these were foisted on sales leads like candy. These static little...

DIY vs. Design

For over two decades, I have been paid to design websites, solve technical problems and give people advice about websites, web publishing and WordPress web design. Should you pay me? Should you do it yourself? I cannot ask that question without recognizing my bias...

W3 Cache Vulnerability through Salts – May 2019

W3 total cache had a remote code execution vulnerability come out yesterday. https://wpvulndb.com/vulnerabilities/9270 How does this work? The implementation of `opcache_flush_file` calls `file_exists` with a parameter fully controlled by the user. Proof of Concept...

11 Online Business Services (plus 2 bonuses)

Building a successful business is never easy, but there is absolutely no reason to make it any harder than it has to be. These eleven online services can take a lot of the repetitive work off your hands so you can focus on building success:Dropbox...

What’s New With WordPress 5.2?

WordPress has announced the launch of v5.2. Servers also support PHP v5.6 required to run this version of WordPress. Some of the new features available to WordPress 5.2 users include:Easy Configuration Debugging – New pages to assist in maintaining your...

How Hubspot Can Deliver Better

Any developer bent on performance improvements can carry out the usual optimizations. I can address image optimization. I can move Google Fonts onto our own server. I can even make selective pages static to deliver content faster than possible from a CMS. The biggest...