*******Updated March 2017 ******* CLEF has announced they are stopping support from June 2017 for their products. I now recommend the Duo plugin for Two-factor Authentication. See the link for instructions on using it on your Wordpress site....read more
I like cookies, mainly ones that dunk well in coffee. But a cookie annoyance I have is the cookie consent pop ups. The thing is, they don't mean anything anymore (I should again add a big IMO.) All the happens is they get in the way, people click whatever will make...read more
To make sure that Google is aware of your site there are a few steps to do It is easier to print this page out and have it next to you as you go through the stages Log into your Wordpress site and add the Yoast SEO plugin & activate it (leave the tab open) In a new...read more
The plugins I am using on sites at the moment.read more
What I am going to write here is what I did when one of the sites I work with got hacked. What you learn very fast when dealing with hacked websites is that there is no easy 1 solution fits all way of sorting things. But there are many things that you can do yourself...read more
There are a few basic things that you need to do in order to maintain your WordPress website and keep it running efficiently and safety.
Once of the most important things is
Do your updatesread more
If you are tracking more than calories in MyFitnessPal and want to be able to have your macros in gramsread more
Clients often ask me when making them a business site, 'can you make the site show up at the top of Google?' So I thought I would write about how I answer this. What you can and can't do, and even if you spend a lot of time and money, does it make a difference. My...read more
On one of my sites hosted by a different company than I usually use the client informed me that images were not uploading as they should. Either through add media in a new post or via add media in the dashboard. Images seemed to upload but then were not there (in...read more
When building a Wordpress website and adding a telephone number on iOS devices it often automatically adds a link so you can click it on your iPhone and call. But I realised recently that this does not work for android devices so easily. It is possible to add HTML...read more
This is a tutorial using free picmonkey to make a photo collage that is the right size for your Facebook cover image. If you want to do one for Facebook then please see here ...read more
This is a tutorial using free picmonkey to make a photo collage that is the right size for your Facebook cover image. If you want to do one for twitter then please see here ...read more
People are often asking me on the free social media icons for different sizes for their sites.
I decided to write up this easy tutorial of how you can resize any image or photo really quickly.read more