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The Best WordPress Gallery Plugins (2019)

Ever wanted to add a lightbox gallery to your WordPress website? In this post, we’ll take a look at the best plugins you can use to easily and quickly add a photo, video or animated GIF gallery to your website. Modula These are some of the best WordPress gallery...

The Things We Did for Our Members in 2018 – Year in Review

I remember one of the first times I got paid to do computer work. I don't remember exactly what I did, I think I added some new hardware to upgrade a computer and maybe fixed some software issues as well. This was back in the Windows 3.1 days or maybe Windows 95's...

What to Look for in a Good WordPress Hosting Company

Hosting is an essential part of a website. Without it, your website would just be a bunch of code, but not actually be accessible. A hosting company places your website on their server where others can view it. In this article, we talk about some of the top features a...

How to Add HTTPS (SSL) On Your Entire WordPress Website

I recently wrote about the new changes by Google and the need for most websites to add SSL to their site. That article is the "why" this one is the "how." You'll need to add an SSL certificate on your host your host as we outlined in my previous post. If you've done...

This is Why You Need SSL by July 2018 – Google Changes

In February 2018, Google made an announcement regarding SSL certificates, also known as https. This announcement said: For the past several years, we’ve moved toward a more secure web by strongly advocating that sites adopt HTTPS encryption. And within the last year,...

How Do I Increase My Website’s Speed?

By now, you can guess that the speed of your website is pretty important, but just a quick recap or lesson for those who don’t know. Viewers of your website get pretty impatient, pretty fast. They want your website to load quickly and if they have to wait more than a...

Creating a Simpler Checkout Page in WooCommerce

When building Starfish Reviews plugin, we initially started with a WooCommerce-based solution for selling and licensing the plugin. I really didn't like WooCommerce's over-complicated checkout page. I wanted something simpler and more straightforward. So here's how I...