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Keep your backups fresh

When is the last time you backed up your website?  While your host likely takes care of that for you, it’s not wise to rely…

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The best way to sell desserts

Last week I had lunch with Carel Bekker of ClickHost and another gentleman at Seasons 52 here in Atlanta.  The food was excellent, but what…

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WordPress turns 10

10 years ago Matt Mullenweg released the first version of WordPress.  It has since grown to power nearly 70 million websites, and an amazing 18%…

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A simple look at web hosting

Web hosting can be a complicated matter, but we’re fortunate to work with great companies like HostGator and ClickHost that take care of the dirty…

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Protect your WordPress site now

As we speak, WordPress sites across the internet are under heavy attack from a botnet of roughly 90,000 computers.  Fortunately, you’re rather unlikely to have…

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How building a WordPress-powered website is like building a house

A few weeks ago I was talking with a client and they were having a difficult time understanding how all of the pieces of their…

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