There is heaps of news coverage right now on the recent release of the Panama Papers. It is creating quite a stir and adding more weight behind the reform wall street movement, enabling the likes of Bernie Sanders to say, told you so. The folks over at WordFence describe it thus,... read more →
1. Avoid not getting hacked right from the beginning. This is best avoided through knowing how your site has added protection. Learn the answer to the question, "Does my site have added protections and security?" Prevention is much easier than fixing it later. 2. Backup your website. Make sure your... read more →
Here is in interesting read an the estimated cost of having your website hacked. Don't let your website be unprotected. From my friends at Wordfence: Read the website security article here.
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Take the Mobile-Friendly Test You may think that your website is mobile-friendly because it already ‘works’ or is viewable from a smartphone browser screen, but that isn’t the true test of mobile-friendliness. Does it look the same on a smartphone as on a desktop? Do you have to zoom to... read more →
WordPress released it's latest version: version 4.3 "Billie". If you haven't updated your wordpress website since it's initial development, now is the time to do so. Updating your WordPress based website with the latest version ensures much greater security. This version and... read more →
WordPress has been under attack by a malicious botnet recently! WattsWebStudio immediately ensured that all of our websites have undertaken the proper precautions to secure our hosted and designed websites. The basic fix is the following steps. First, if you have an active username that is the defaulted "admin", delete it and... read more →
1. Pendule This is your general Web Development resource tool, including html, and css validators, as well as your standard view source options. 2. Eye Dropper This Chrome extension allows you to pick color from any webpage or from a customized advanced color picker. It is an essential tool for... read more →
Sitemap Generator http://www.xml-sitemaps.com/ This is a great tool to cue in the robots to all of you websites links. This helps with your search engine standings. Media Converter http://www.mediaconverter.org Do you have media files that don't play on your platform? This is a great tool that will convert your video... read more →
1. Content. Creating truly informative and quality content will keep your readers returning to your blog much more often because the people don't want to be misled and tricked into visiting your blog. Create economized titles that incorporate at least a couple of the keywords related to your post to draw... read more →