The Best WooCommerce Extensions for Online Stores

Take it from a WooCommerce Ninja – there are some awesome WooCommerce plugins out there. I’ve heard a lot of people claiming that WC can’t stack up to ‘real'(expensive) e-commerce platforms, and simply put that’s a lie. The only difference between the two is pricing. You, as the store owner, can go one of two … Read more

WordPress Security 102: Essential Tricks and Tips

In this installation of the “Locking Down WordPress” series covering security, we’ll be looking at specific settings and tricks you can do using the free iThemes Security plugin. For this guide, you’ll need: A clean WordPress installation (or at least one you can play around with) FTP Access to your WordPress installation A copy of … Read more

Locking Down Your WordPress Site – Security 101

Locking Down your WordPress Site – Protecting yourself from hackers, bots, and scammers With recent, high-profile security issues like Heartbleed and the long-time-coming Internet Explorer Day One Bug, security should be at the forefront of any web developer’s mind. How do I keep my site secure? How do I stop hacking attempts? HOW DO I … Read more

How to Safely Update WordPress, WooCommerce, Themes, and Extensions.

When it comes to WordPress errors, there are a million-and-a-half ways any given error can crop up.  Most quality vendors (WooThemes, of course) offer great support, but due to volume they’re often a little slow to get to your ticket, which causes frustration for you, your clients, your customers, and pretty much everyone involved.  Luckily, … Read more