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Here you’ll find all sorts of super useful information for making the most out of your web hosting experience
as well as countless tips and tricks for small business owners, freelancers, digital professionals and online entrepreneurs.

Top WordPress Hosting FAQ Answered
24 Aug

Your top 10 WordPress hosting FAQ answered
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WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems available today. In fact, over a quarter of all websites in the world are built on WordPress. If you’re thinking about launching your small business website with WordPress, you’ll need to find a web host designed for WordPress hosting. This way, you can ensure you’ve got the setup and support you need to take your website to the top.  Got questions about WordPress hosting? We’ve got answers. Here are the top 10 questions small businesses have when considering launching a WordPress...

Consider this elements before hiring freelancers
21 Aug

Small business guide to hiring freelancers
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It's hard for one or two people to execute every task involved in running a business. Still, in the early days of operation, as tricky as a do-everything-yourself approach can be, it ensures a pure execution of your vision. It also aligns perfectly with pre-growth budgetary constraints. Don’t worry, though. Even the most fledgling entrepreneurs would welcome a little bit of help. Staffing concerns continue after a business has traction and an employee or two; even then, getting everything done can be tough. For a company that's matured, the problem persists—the...

How to Ensure Plugins Don’t Mess up Your WordPress Site Stability
19 Aug

Video: 5 Ways to Avoid Plugin Crashes on Your WordPress Website
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If you have a WordPress website you are familiarized with plugins and all the actualizations they need. But even though they are very useful, there’s a potential downside to using them: they can break your website or cause other problems. There are a few things you need to consider when selecting and updating your plugins, in order to keep your website working properly. In this video, we’ll cover five ways to avoid some of the problems that plugins might cause. To see our full blog post click here. ...

Top 8 Live Chat Plugins for WordPress Business Websites
17 Aug

Top 8 Live Chat Plugins for WordPress Business Websites
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In a world that’s becoming increasingly digitalized, having a website is crucial as a business. But merely having a webpage isn’t enough; it’s the software you install on your site that’s the real key to online success. And the latest must-have feature? A live chat plugin.  Customer service has gone digital. Whether you’re a freelancer or an eCommerce provider, consumers want to load your website and chat with a real person in real-time to resolve queries and complete sales. This is where a live chat plugin comes in. WordPress websites are fully...

Boost your conversion rate with these tips
14 Aug

Boost Your Conversions—7 CRO Tips for Small Businesses
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The most common model used to describe the process of turning prospects into customers is the sales funnel. It defines four primary stages: awareness, interest, decision, and action. While the term conversion usually means getting someone to buy something, it occurs at each stage of the sales funnel. Using targeted outreach, you can convert the unaware into the aware, then into the interested, and so on. While your ultimate objective will always be a sale, your conversion goal depends on where the prospects are in the funnel. That's an important distinction to keep...

Things to Check if Your WordPress Website Is Down
12 Aug

Video: Things to Check if Your WordPress Website Is Down
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Adding features, installing new plugins, modifying your custom CSS files, and more! Your WordPress website is constantly changing, and this might accidentally cause it to crash or stop working. With all the WordPress features and possible errors, you may struggle to figure out where the problem is. In this video, we will show you the most common reasons why your WordPress website might be down and how to fix it. To get more information, you can also read our full blog post here. https://youtu.be/c-UKm__5BMc ...