Divi Speed and Performance Update

Divi Speed and Performance Update

Have you ever heard of the Divi Theme?  With over 2 million active users, it is one of the most popular WordPress themes in the world!

The Divi theme builder was designed and developed by Elegant Themes and comes with over 100 pre-made modules/website layouts that can be easily dragged into your website to give you instant website elements such as image sliders, contact forms, accordions, blurbs, number counters, shops, and so much more.

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Why do I need a website backup?

Why do I need a website backup?

Imagine this, you’re sitting at home and you get a phone call from one of your customers asking if you’re still in business. “Of course” you reply, and your customer lets you into why they thought this… Your website is down. Like completely down. No home page, no contact page. Nothing. Actually, there’s something… some ads for an international clothing store. But you didn’t put it there. How did it get there? The inevitable has happened. Your website has been hacked. There are two ways this could play out, and we’re going to walk you through both scenarios. We’ll leave it up to you to decide which you’d prefer in this situation and whether you think a website backup is necessary. (more…)

5 Essential WordPress Plugins For Your Website

5 Essential WordPress Plugins For Your Website

One of the best things about using WordPress for a website is that it makes personalization so simple. Depending on the kind of website you want and the features you need, there are literally thousands of WordPress plugins to help you give your website visitors a great user experience and that can help you achieve your personal or business goals online. Some of the most commonly used WordPress plugins can help you protect your website from attack, track visitor demographics, and make it easier to securely backup your website. But which WordPress plugins, out of the thousands available, are best for your website? What WordPress plugins do you really need? (more…)