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Build a Lightning Fast Website Using AMP for WordPress

Build a Lightning Fast Website Using AMP for WordPress

So you want a Super Fast Loading Wordpress Website on Desktop and Mobile? There are a number of options in creating a supercharged fast loading website using wordpress.  You can choose to optimise your existing website for mobile speed or the best option is to build a specific mobile site using AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages)…

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How to reorder woocommerce checkout fields Priority

How to reorder woocommerce checkout fields Priority

If you are looking to re-order the checkout fields on the final order details page of woocommerce, then this can be quite easily changed. You may be using the WooCommerce Checkout Field Editor plugin,  but depending on the theme re-ordering the checkout fields using the drag tool may not work if there are other sorting…

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WordPress Emoticons & AVG Alert

WordPress Emoticons & AVG Alert

By default wordpress now has emoji icons enabled as from wordpress version 4.2.Although this is a cool feature, if you don't use them, I would recommend turning them off.  The emojicon feature actually loads additional javascript (wp-emoji-release.min.js)  within the page which could slow down the loading of your pages - it's just another additional snippet…

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Choosing a WordPress Theme: ThemeForest VERSUS Bespoke Custom Theme

Choosing a WordPress Theme: ThemeForest VERSUS Bespoke Custom Theme

What should you look for when choosing a Wordpress theme? Wordpress is one of the most widely used Content Management Systems and Blog platform in the universe.  The reason for it's popularity is it's ease of use, and straight forward customisation without requiring any web development or coding knowledge.  BUT..!   There's always a 'But'... If…

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Lets ‘Talk Talk’…About WordPress Security Hardening: how to prevent hackers?

Lets ‘Talk Talk’…About WordPress Security Hardening: how to prevent hackers?

Although TALK TALK  probably don't use Wordpress,  if they did, one can safely say that it probably wouldn't be the most secure wordpress installation in the world!Wordpress  in itself (in the year 2016) is actually very secure - it's the plugins that cause the potential security flaws and laying down the red carpet for the likes of…

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Calander Plugin: a professional, well thought out add on for WordPress

Calander Plugin: a professional, well thought out add on for WordPress

Having tested over 5 calendar plugins for Wordpress, we found this one served all our clients requirements.  It's called 'Wordpress Pro Event Calendar' and can be found on codecanyon. First of all, it had to be responsive. A calendar that didn't maintain a consistent look over tablet and mobile devices just wouldn't see out the…

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3 Top WordPress Themes that Will WOW: one for all, all for one!

3 Top WordPress Themes that Will WOW: one for all, all for one!

We sometimes  find some wordpress themes that stand out from the rest!   Here are 3 versatile NEW wordpress themes to take note of.  All these themes are eCommerce (WOOCommerce) compatible. We're not saying themes are the answer to web design utopia, many of them look very similar as we see a convergence of standards and…

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