SiteGround WordPress Hosting – 2 Years On (2017 Update)

This blog is hosted on the SiteGround’s server for over 2 years now. Last year, I wrote about my first year's feedback with you about the SiteGround's shared hosting performance. This year, it is the second episode. Two years on. April 2015 to April 2017. No influence, no fluff and no wishy-washy either. How it felt on a [...]

2017-05-17T23:14:45+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Website, WordPress|Tags: , , , |

Traits of a Quality WordPress Theme – 5 Checks to Choose a Theme That Best Suits Your Needs

I am not a WordPress developer or expert of any kind. I am just a common user of the WordPress who has built and managed this website on the WordPress platform from the scratch. Over two and a half years of working with this excellent software, I have acquired the knowledge and experience of using [...]

2017-01-18T13:39:54+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Categories: Website, WordPress|Tags: , , |

How to Choose WordPress Plugins? (The 7 Steps)

First published in September 2015, this article is recently revised and re-published in October 2016. It is updated with my further-matured point of view and experience of the WordPress plugins.   When I started blogging with WordPress, it only took me a few months to establish that it is important [...]

2016-11-04T10:18:30+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Website, WordPress|Tags: , , , |

WordPress Staging with SiteGround – Step by Step Process

Have you ever broken or significantly dis-functioned your blog while trying to carry out a maintenance task on it? Perhaps while trying to update your theme. Or installing and trying a new plugin. The net result can be a few minutes of suffering to a few hours or possibly days of hassle to bring everything [...]

2016-11-18T16:18:27+00:00 December 28th, 2015|Categories: Website, WordPress|Tags: , , , , |

3 General Principles of Protecting Your WordPress Blog

If you are in charge of a WordPress blog, then you need to make cyber-security as much of a priority as the content you put on that blog. You have a responsibility to protect your readers when they visit your website, much like you expect to be safe when you visit this website. Cyber-criminals find [...]

2016-11-17T08:06:57+00:00 December 17th, 2015|Categories: Blogging, Website, WordPress|Tags: , , , , |