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Choosing A WordPress Theme: 12 Things To Look For

Choosing A WordPress Theme: 12 Things To Look For

By Katherine Crayon March 10, 2015 Articles and Editorials  Comments

WordPress powers millions of websites and blogs worldwide. More than 60 million in fact, according to Wikipedia. And this number is constantly growing. ‘What makes it so popular?’ you may ask. Well, the answer is simple – WordPress is easy to setup and use. This CMS allows users to build almost any type of website – from blogs to multipage websites, online portfolios and even eCommerce websites.  Read More →


8 Ways WordPress Beats Drupal and Joomla

8 Ways WordPress Beats Drupal and Joomla

By Mike Johnston March 5, 2015 Articles and Editorials  Comments

WordPress is a monster in the CMS industry, to the point that it's almost unfair how many websites are powered by the popular open source CMS. With a whopping 23.4% of the web running WP, it's amazingly popular and far surpasses any other CMS in the world. Today, I'm going to share with you my thoughts on why WordPress beats Drupal and Joomla. I'm going to do so by sharing what I consider to be the 10 ways it does this. Read More →




WP Engine Unveils GeoIP: WordPress Marketers Can Now Deliver Location-Specific Content

WP Engine Unveils GeoIP: WordPress Marketers Can Now Deliver Location-Specific Content

By Kaya Ismail January 30, 2015 News & Headlines  Comments

WP Engine , a leading SaaS content management platform for websites and applications built on WordPress, has launched a brand new GeoIP feature, built to empower WordPress website marketers. WP Engine provides hosting, backup and technical support services for WordPress websites and apps. It caters for everybody, from bloggers to enterprising companies.   Read More →



Pressidium Launches First WordPress Hosting Platform With Enterprise-grade Architecture

Pressidium Launches First WordPress Hosting Platform With Enterprise-grade Architecture

By Kaya Ismail January 12, 2015 News & Headlines  Comments

The UK-based startup Pressidium has launched the first ever WordPress hosting platform and management portal with enterprise-grade architecture. According to Pressidium, their "Pressidium Pinnacle Platform" is, "Built with webscale technologies and systems specifically optimized to deliver incredible speed, unparalleled availability and uptime for WordPress." Read More →


WordPress 4.1 “Dinah” Released

WordPress 4.1 “Dinah” Released

By Kaya Ismail December 19, 2014 News & Headlines  Comments

As usual, WordPress have named their latest release after yet another Jazz star. This time, it's Dinah Washington. Oh, and it's available for download via your WordPress dashboard, too. I covered much of what's new when WordPress released their first beta for version 4.1, but it won't hurt to recap, because there has been a couple of new features thrown in since that first beta. Read More →


What It Will Take to Dethrone WordPress

What It Will Take to Dethrone WordPress

By Mike Johnston December 4, 2014 Articles and Editorials  Comments

Let's face it, there simply is no other CMS that has even come close the the level of popularity that WordPress has managed to achieve. It's an admirable accomplishment that is well deserved. WordPress has taken what used to be complex functionality that only technical people could accomplish and dumbed it down to make things, for the most part, easier for the average user. As with most things however, it's only a matter of time before a better solution comes around. Nothing can stay on top forever so the question I will pose today is, what will it take to dethrone WordPress? Read More →