5 really simple WordPress security tips

Need WordPress security tips? You’re in the right place my friend. You’re probably aware of the recent issues surrounding the WP GDPR compliance issue which saw a few thousand WordPress sites hacked due to a security flaw. This has made a few bloggers sit up and really think about the security of their website. I’ll hold my hands up. Securing … Read More

5 epic tips to maintain a WordPress website

OK, so I know that having to maintain a WordPress website is not exciting. Let’s be honest, it’s downright dull. The thought of it even puts me to sleep. But I promise that getting into these 5 tips will not only save you time in future but they’ll keep your readers happy too. Now doesn’t that put a better spin … Read More

The 3 Best Cookie Consent Plugins for WordPress

Are you looking for the best cookie consent plugins for WordPress? A cookie is a small text file stored in your browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome etc.) to help remember things like your preferences, shopping basket data and more. The data that they store is anonymous, but they are used to create a better user experience for visitors to … Read More

How to use WooCommerce like a boss

So you’ve installed it but now you need to know how to use WooCommerce. It would seem that today is your lucky day because that’s exactly what this post is all about. I’m going to show you around WooCommerce first, so you can see where to find reports, orders, how to create coupons etc. I’ll then go into how to … Read More

How to install WooCommerce in WordPress and sell direct

Do you need to know how to install WooCommerce in WordPress? Well my friend, you’re in the right place. In this blog post I’m going to take you, step by step, through the process of installing it on your WordPress site, and then how to set it up so you can start selling. But before that I’m going to chat … Read More

5.5 top tips for women and OMGs working in a male-dominated industry

It’s tough working in a male-dominated industry as a woman or other marginalized gender (OMG). Thankfully this week I have a special guest post from Amelia from the awesome HI Jewellery talking about her experiences and top tips for dealing with it. Take it away Amelia. “She likes being on her knees” said one male colleague to me when I … Read More

Is X- Theme the best WordPress theme for business?

When setting up your new WordPress website you need to make sure to choose a theme that is going to showcase your business. But which is the best WordPress theme for business? If you ask me it’s X-theme. What is a theme and why do I need one? Your website is the online home for your business, so you need … Read More

9 tremendous WordPress plugins for business you need right now

Which WordPress plugins for business do you need to install right now? Every business will have different needs. You might want to let clients book appointments, or buy tickets to an event you’re running, or even want to host webinars on your website. BUT, there are still a core set of WordPress plugins that I recommend that everyone have on … Read More

Wix or WordPress? How to make the best choice for your website

Wix or WordPress? Which is the best platform for you to build your business website right now? This is something I’ve been asked a lot over the last year. For me there is only one winner and you won’t be surprised to hear that I think it’s WordPress. In this post when I talk about WordPress I mean a self … Read More

Do I need web hosting? 7 simple tips

Do I need web hosting? The quick and easy answer to this question is yes if you have a website.  This week we have a guest post from Danielle from Black Nova Designs Ltd talking all about web hosting.  If you’ve gone to the effort of building an awesome website for your business, chances are you’ll want everyone to see your … Read More