How to put a WordPress site in maintenance mode

Maintenance is an important aspect of keeping everything in order, be it organising files or your business website. Anything that is well-maintained and up to date keeps you at the top of your game. In this post, we will be dealing with website maintenance. Imagine you run a WordPress powered online business and need to update your website to include certain new features. These features can range from revamping the design, content, fix a security flaw or a plugin etc. To achieve this, you will most likely have to disable your website or a particular page temporarily, in turn, displaying […]

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How to Use Custom CSS in WordPress

While WordPress offers users thousands of themes to use to launch a website as quickly and easily as possible, it does not disappoint those who would love to use an existing theme and still stand out from the crowd. This is exactly what most web professionals who want to set up their own website do through tweaking the CSS of their WordPress theme or template. Not to mention that custom WordPress themes are a great way for WordPress developers and designers to earn some extra income. If you’re looking for a way to break into this opportunity or just put […]

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The Google Chrome 68 Update could Affect your Business

Google will be updating the Chrome web browser to Google Chrome 68 this July to explicitly flag websites that are secure and not secure. We’ve covered this in a blog post earlier but let’s take a deeper look. How does this impact your business? Web security has always been important and through the updated Chrome browser, Google aims to create a safer environment on the web. How? By flagging Not Secure websites. This could definitely have a negative impact on your business. Customers will be weary about transacting on a website that’s unsafe. Google Chrome 68 will now flag websites […]

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Top CMS Compared: WordPress vs Joomla Vs Drupal

I’ve been a blogger for over 10 years now and in the past decade, I’ve seen the way internet has evolved. From personal blogs to dedicated business websites, the internet domain has seen a tremendous change. Owing to this rapid growth in technology, e-businesses and online startups have been on a rise. One of the resources to help these business establish themselves has been a Content Management System (CMS). CMS’s help users design, deploy and manage a website in a hassle-free manner. In this article, I’ll be comparing the three popular open-source CMS’s viz. WordPress vs Joomla Vs Drupal. Overview […]

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Features of the latest WordPress Version 4.9.5 – Explained

A recent survey conducted by hashedout, revealed that 49% of the biggest websites built with WordPress are not running WordPress’ latest version. As the most popular CMS in the world with over 60 million users or 30% of websites running the script, it is a huge target for several cyber threats (source-wordpress.org) WordPress version releases: 2018 marks 15 years since WordPress was first introduced to the world. It has undergone quite a transformation since then. As an open-source software, its features are continuously supported and updated by WordPress developers all over the world. Once a bug, issue or change request […]

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How Messaging Apps Can Help Drive Traffic to Your Blog

Wouldn’t it be great if you could let your customers know about a deal, special, or last-minute promotion instantly? Furthermore, how do you always stay connected to your target audience in an increasingly digital world, where users are spread across multiple social platforms? With people as busy as they are today, keeping your customers in the loop is not an easy task. Email marketing is not as good as it used to be and phone broadcast systems are intrusive, not as quick and rather expensive. Brands today have to get creative when they’re thinking of ways to drive traffic to […]

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How AI is Going to Transform Project Management for the Better

The Project Management Institute (PMI) defines project management as ‘the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements’. Project management had always been practised informally but has recently emerged as a formal profession due to the demand for specific skills and domain knowledge required for project management. Today, project management has come a long way. Long enough to warrant discussions about the impact that Artificial Intelligence (you can’t escape it) could have on the domain. By now, most industries have accepted that Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are not dystopian nightmarish technologies that […]

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3 Ways Artificial Intelligence is Changing Traditional Marketing

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing the world we live in and affecting every area of our lives. It eliminates email SPAM. It knows what we want to watch on Netflix. It can also predict health concerns we may have in the future so that we can take steps to prevent them. Moving further, AI is changing the landscape for our careers. There are very few industries that are not currently disrupted by AI in one way or another. From healthcare to security to the financial industry, Artificial Intelligence solutions are making people’s jobs easier and, in some cases, eliminating them […]

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