computer problem

I recently discovered a repeating message in the error log of a customer’s WordPress installation. “PHP Deprecated: Automatically populating $HTTP_RAW_POST_DATA . . .” Here’s what that means and what to do if this is happening to you.

Website Help

I offer a WordPress update service.  Every three months I update the client’s WordPress software, plugins and themes.   I have eyes on the site before and after the update.  The service I provide has an attention to detail that you just won’t get with one of those automated update services.

WordPress

In the past I recommended that clients use the Fast Secure Contact Form on their WordPress sites. I also used the Contact Form DB plugin to back up the contact form submissions. Those plugins are no longer available on WordPress.org. I’m now recommending the Caldera Forms plugin for contact forms. Here’s why and some tips on using it.

SiteGround

SG Optimizer will go through all the code for your theme and plugins looking for things that won’t work with PHP 7.0. Once the plugin is done with its analysis, it gives you a list of any problems that it finds.

Website Overhaul

Do you have an old, hand-coded website and are thinking about doing a website overhaul and moving to WordPress? If so, here are some things that you should know.

WPTouch

What do you do if your WordPress theme isn’t mobile friendly?  My advice is to install the WPTouch plugin.  It will make your site look good on mobile devices. It’s what I recommend to clients and it’s what I use on my own sites. Here are some things you should knowRead More →