Gutenberg, WordPress, Plugins, Blog

WordPress 5.0 Beta vs. Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption 2

WordPress 5.0 Beta 1 - Now Available!

This week saw the release of WordPress 5.0 Beta with Gutenberg as standard. And what a week to drop the beta with Red Dead Redemption 2 being released today! All other major games developers have clearly avoided any releases this week due to this massive long-awaited title hitting the shelves. If you haven’t heard of this new game from Rockstar, come out from the rock you’ve been hiding under and check out the hype! It’s slated as being the “game of a generation” and has received top ratings from all of the big games reviewers. I for one am excited to don-poncho and hunker down this weekend with my copy.

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26th October 2018
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Hosting, WordPress, Google

How Google's Page Speed Update Impacts Mobile Search Rankings

What Is the Google “Speed Update”?

We like to talk about all the news here at CODE and that includes stuff that’s already happened! There’s so much going on all the time and we want to make sure there’s content available to you on as much of the important stuff as possible.

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24th October 2018
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WordPress, Blog

13 Ways To Increase Your WordPress Page Speed

As you know, we think WordPress is a fantastic CMS. But when it comes to managing page load speeds, there are several factors that can contribute to your site being slow.

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13th September 2018
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Hosting, WordPress, Blog

Why Is Page Load Speed Important?

How long do you think you have to make an impression on a website visitor? Well, to give you an idea, consider how long you might spend on a website’s home page once you land on it. The average time a visitor spends on a landing page is 10 seconds before they decide to continue or bounce. 10 seconds!

So out of that 10 seconds, you don’t want your website to take up any more time than is necessary. You need your website to load as quickly as possible.

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10th September 2018
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SSL, SEO, Hosting, Plugins, WordPress, Security, Blog

5 Steps To Install SSL On Your WordPress Website

If you’re using WordPress and you haven’t enabled HTTPS yet there’s a few steps you should follow. Google issued a final warning for any websites not using HTTPS by October 2018 stating that it will display a warning for visitors. There’s really no better time to make the switch to HTTPS. Your search rankings will likely be affected and if you’re running WooCommerce then you definitely need SSL.

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13th June 2018
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WordPress, Security, Blog, Hosting

SEO-Friendly WordPress Web Hosting: What You Should Look For in a Web Hosting Company

Hang on, web hosting? What’s web hosting got to do with SEO I hear you say?

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1st June 2018
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WordPress, Security, CMS, Blog, Updates, Plugins

How to Increase the Security of Your WordPress Website.

WordPress is one of our favourite Content Management Systems (or CMS for short). It’s open source and one of the most widely used CMS platforms around the world. From bloggers to businesses it’s a great choice. But, just how secure is it?

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29th May 2018
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Blog, CMS, Security, WordPress, Plugins, Themes, Updates

Why is it important to Update WordPress, Plugins, and Themes?

WordPress is a powerful CMS, or Content Management System, that gives you an intuitive administrative interface from which you can manage the content of your website. Originally developed as blogging software, Wordpress has quickly grown to become one of the most popular and widely used CMS around the world for businesses and bloggers alike.

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22nd May 2018
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