WordPress

Recommended WordPress Contact Form

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

Preparing for PHP 7? SiteGround Can Help!

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

Ready for a 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

October 2016 – How to Configure the WPTouch Plugin

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 know about the plugin: Anything in […]

Fast Secure Contact Plugin

WordPress Contact Form Plugin

Do you need a contact form plugin for your WordPress website or blog? If so you might be overwhelmed by all the choices. Here’s what I use and recommend for my clients. The Fast Secure Contact Form WordPress plugin is my favorite contact form plugin. Why? The plugin: is easy to use includes a CAPTCHA to cut down […]

WordPress Software and Plugin Updates

WordPress 4.1.2 is now available.  It’s a critical security release.  If your site was updated to 4.1 then it should update automatically to the new version. If you’re running an older version of WordPress or if for some reason your site didn’t automatically update then you should update your existing system. (Very Important – Remember to […]