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Which Is the Best Platform for Starting a Blog?

If you are thinking of starting a blog or regularly publishing content online, you might have heard of Medium and WordPress. Both are incredibly popular tools, and both make it incredibly easy for people to publish content online. However, while the two serve a similar purpose, they are actually quite different. WordPress is a content management system, whereas Medium is a publishing and blogging platform. If you are confused between the two, here, we’ll compare the two options to work out which is best. How Does Medium Work? At its core, Medium is a… More Info

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Hackers infect random WordPress plugins to steal credit cards

Credit card swipers are being injected into random plugins of e-commerce WordPress sites, hiding from detection while stealing customer payment details. With the Christmas shopping season in full swing, card-stealing threat actors raise their efforts to infect online shops with stealthy skimmers, so administrators ought to remain vigilant. The latest trend is injecting card skimmers into WordPress plugin files, avoiding the closely-monitored ‘wp-admin’ and ‘wp-includes’ core directories where most injections are short-lived. Hiding in plain sight According to a new report by Sucuri,… More Info

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How to Make a Web Directory in WordPress

Looking to build a web directory? Websites like Yelp, Airbnb, and many others are examples of popular and successful web directories. Essentially, web directories are websites that collect and share data about people, events, places, or organizations, often for a fee. A web directory can be complex and time-consuming to code from scratch, but with advancements in WordPress software capabilities, you can now build one with ease. Here are three ways to get the job done: Method 1: Building a Web Directory Using a Custom WordPress Directory Theme This is possibly the most… More Info

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How to install WordPress on Windows 11

by Claudiu Andone Windows & Software Expert Oldtimer in the tech and science press, Claudiu is focused on whatever comes new from Microsoft. His abrupt interest in computers started when he saw the first Home Computer as a kid. However, his… Read more Installing WordPress on Windows 11 can be a great idea if you want to manage all your resources locally. There is also a dedicated web app that allows you to access your website without using a browser. You can… More Info

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7 Must-Haves For Fast, Secure WordPress Shared Hosting

Ready to build your first website? Are you shopping for affordable WordPress web hosting? There are multiple types of web hosting solutions to choose from: shared hosting, dedicated hosting, cloud hosting, and VPS hosting, to name a few. If you own a small- or medium-sized business, shared hosting is likely going to be your best fit. What Should I Look For In a Shared Hosting Provider? Shared hosting is a great, budget-friendly solution for businesses that don’t need large, dedicated space for their website. Small- and medium-sized businesses can easily claim a place online without paying… More Info

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How to Set Up Single Sign-On Between FusionAuth and WordPress

User authentication is one of the most important parts of building any application, and almost every application features some sort of authentication. However, it quickly gets difficult to manage authentication when you have multiple related but independent applications to maintain. Let’s say you’re building a photo-sharing application that lets a user sign up with a username and password to share their pictures. Your team might later decide to create a forum using WordPress to help answer your users’ questions, but this new project isn’t tied to your original application. It… More Info

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AVCOG hosts free WordPress 101 webinar

AUBURN — The Androscoggin Valley Council of Governments is presenting the free webinar Website Development — WordPress 101 with Corey Zimmerman from The WanderWeb on Dec. 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m In this show-and-tell webinar, Zimmerman will introduce attendees to WordPress. Participants will learn the concepts of how to create a simple WordPress landing page with images and written content so they can be found on Google. Attendees will receive one hour of free one-on-one consultation with one of WanderWeb’s specialists. This offer is applicable to webinar participants in the… More Info

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How to Install WordPress on AlmaLinux 8 | Rocky Linux 8

In this tutorial, we are providing the steps to install WordPress with Apache web server on ALamLinux or Rocky Linux 8 running VPS, Cloud Hosting, or local Server using the command line.  WordPress doesn’t need any introduction whosoever is in blogging or web development would already know about this opens source content management system. Millions of websites are currently running on it with the help of Apache-webserver. And if you have recently purchased some cloud or virtual private hosting server where you are running Alamlinux or Rocky Linux 8 and want to install your WordPress… More Info

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Cyber Monday Sale: Use code to save 40% off a lifetime of WordPress hosting

You can’t have a website without first securing a host. But hosting fees are expensive, which is only made worse when website owners are forced to renew annually. And that’s what makes Rootpal WordPress Hosting such a breath of fresh air, and especially right now since the cost of their lifetime subscription has been reduced by 40 percent during our Cyber Monday Sale. Rootpal helps you get the most out of your WordPress site while empowering you to stay on budget. Their service, which comes highly rated by users on both G2 and AppSumo, lets you host up to two sites at once…. More Info

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7 Ways to Increase the Organic CTR of Your WordPress Site – Customer Think

Website builders who are familiar with CMS tools like WordPress can easily develop professional online pages, but sometimes the effort and talent invested in these projects don’t correlate with their success or ad revenue.  Though creating high-quality online content is the main goal of any web designer, the harsh reality of the digital industry tells a different story. Indicators like CTR (click-through rate) prove just how difficult it is to find success online. For those beginners who might be unfamiliar with this concept, this ratio measures how many people click on the ads shown on… More Info

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