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This article shows you how to get the most out of UpdraftPlus for WordPress. How to backup WordPress using Updraft

How to backup WordPress using UpdraftPlus. That’s the aim of this little article. It’s in the name. UpdraftPlus is one of the plugins I will install on basically every WordPress website I create. There are other plugins, such as Yoast SEO, that are just are useful. I’ll probably write detailed “how to” articles on those […]

5 genuine reasons to stop using social share buttons - This is what I found out about them

Should I use social share buttons on my blog? Or, should I STOP using social share buttons on my blog? It’s a question I’ve wondered about lately. I thought I’d share my findings with you. Hopefully, it’ll help you make a decision for your own website and whether you need those social share buttons. I’m […]

5 top WordPress plugins that will give advantages now

Every website, every company, is going to have a different list of requirements when it comes to functionality. That’s a given. However, there are a few plugins I’ll typically install on any website I create for a client. These are WordPress plugins that tend to give immediate advantages. So, what are my 5 top WordPress […]

When to use Wikipedia for faster blog post research rather than traditional research

Using Wikipedia for blog research? OK, that might be a controversial title, but I’ll explain. This is just a short post to demonstrate how you CAN use Wikipedia for faster blog post research. I’ve read a lot of blog posts about, well, writing blog posts. A few of them were about how you should do […]

August 17, 2017 | Scott Cole