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Top 9 Ways To Protect Your WordPress Site Against Hackers

Top 9 Ways To Protect Your WordPress Site Against Hackers

Security is one of the least understood aspects of maintaining a website, yet it’s one of the most important.

Your site holds a lot of valuable content that you’ve invested hours into and want to protect.If you’ve established (or want to establish) an authority site, it also represents your online reputation, which is quite valuable and worth protecting as well!… Read more

Add Google Analytics Tracking Code to Your WordPress Site

Add Google Analytics Tracking Code to Your WordPress Site

Google Analyticator allows you to add Google Analytics (GA) tracking code to each page and post on your site without having to edit any code.

It also allows you to view some GA stats from within WordPress itself.

You must have a Google Analytics account to be able to use this plugin.… Read more

Evaluating WordPress Themes

Evaluating WordPress Themes

Once you’ve found a WordPress theme that you like, you should evaluate the theme for relevance, stability and reputation.

Relevant: The theme meets your needs and fits with the overall purpose of your website and online business plans.

Stable: Has been tested and used by others without any major functionality issues or security vulnerability concerns.… Read more

Evaluating WordPress Plugins

WordPress plugins are designed to extend the features and functionality of your WordPress site. Similar to WordPress themes, plugins can either be free or premium (paid). With more than 43,000 free plugins available in the WordPress repository, you’ll likely be able to find a free plugin to add the functionality you want to your site.… Read more

Mindmaps: An Effective Tool To Create Your Website’s Structure

Mindmaps: An Effective Tool To Create Your Website’s Structure

By Alf Pedersen (www.databasedesign-resource.com)…

To better illustrate SBI!’srecommended 3-tier website structure, I have written this article to illustrate how mindmaps can help you see the “big picture” of site content before you begin to build. I will use my own experience as an example.… Read more

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