Zoom Video is a powerful app offering “Cloud Conferencing” technology with a lot of cool and useful features. As someone developing an online course of study, their Webinar and Meeting functionality are especially attractive. Meetings are the right fit for the course website I built.… Read More...
Useful tools for Web and Media Production
Here are a collection of useful tools for web design, SEO, SMM, and media production we've found.
Migrating a WordPress Site if Wordfence is Installed, Using Duplicator and MAMP
Wordfence causes major problems in migration
even if it’s inactive when creating the export package.
Note: When doing a migration, all security, caching, Captcha, and login-renaming plugins should be deactivated. You can do this in the Duplicator installer, in the installer’s Advanced Options section – select “none”
It might be a good idea to completely exclude the plugins folder during export – they can be added back into the site during Step 4 of the Duplicator installation, with caution.
Keeping up with Google’s New Features – SSL, AMP, and Google Posts
Secure Encrypted Browsing with SSL
For awhile Google has been pushing site owners and developers in the direction of secure browsing.
The enabling technology is known as “SSL,” uses the secure protocol “https://”, and has become an increasingly significant ranking feature for Google search engine results pages (SERP).… Read More...
Adding a full-width responsive header in a Genesis theme (January 2018)
I’ve run into this more than once, and every time I’ve forgotten how I did it last time and have to find out again how to do it. This article is a reference for my own use – and if you’re reading it, hopefully it’ll be of some use to you as well.… Read More...
SEO Tools Test Drive and Comparison
I undertook a comparison between Seomator, Screaming Frog SEO Spider, and DeepCrawl, running trials of each. (My request for a Botify trial hasn’t received a response as of this writing.)
I’m an SEO buff, having had some success with an intuitive approach and some dumb luck.… Read More...