WordPress Maintenance

Lessons to help you maintain your WordPress website: including updates, backups, and site security.

What’s New In WordPress 3.7

WordPress 3.7 is here and while there’s not much to see, there’s at least one major change you need to be aware of. In this video I explain the new automatic upgrade feature, walk you through the other significant changes, and explain why the WordPress upgrade cycle is about to become much more frequent.

WordPress Security Plugin: Better WP Security Setup Guide

If you’re looking for a WordPress security plugin, Better WP Security should be at the top of your list. The plugin is a veritable Swiss Army knife for fixing WordPress security issues. Unfortunately, the huge array of settings make the plugin a bit overwhelming for most casual WordPress users. This tutorial walks you through the …

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WordPress 3.6 Update

After a bit of a delay WordPress 3.6 has finally been released with some great new features that enhance usability and reliability. On top of that WordPress introduces Twenty Thirteen, a beautiful new default theme. Learn all about the latest WordPress release in this short video.

Seven Ways To Break Any WordPress Website

I’ve noticed that WordPress beginners have a tendency to avoid experimenting with their websites for fear that something might break. That’s unfortunate, because trial and error is actually a pretty good way to learn how WordPress works. Plus just about anything you do in WordPress can easily be undone. It’s actually nearly impossible to break …

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Five Things About WordPress 3.5

WordPress 3.5 is set to be released momentarily. As always, you’ll want to update your WordPress website to this new release as soon as possible. If you’re not a fan of mysteries when it comes to software updates, spend six minutes watching this video and you’ll know what to expect when you upgrade to WordPress 3.5. …

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