WordPress 5.0 Bringing Gutenberg Editor to Core
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WordPress 5.0 Bringing Gutenberg Editor to Core

What is Gutenberg? Gutenberg Editor is a brand new editor set to replace the current WordPress Editor. It is intended to upgrade the writing experience within WordPress and will become a part of WP core in version 5.0. While there has been a lot of mixed opinions surrounding the update, the core team is committed…

Local Development and Site Migration with Flywheel Local
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Local Development and Site Migration with Flywheel Local

Building your site locally before publishing online is a great way to ensure that what you’re presenting to the world is a polished and finished product.  There are a lot of really great tools available that allow for the configuration of a local server on your machine. I use MAMP primarily, but if you are…

Best Practices for Image Sizes and Optimization in WordPress

Best Practices for Image Sizes and Optimization in WordPress

Properly preparing your images prior to uploading them to your site can make all the difference between having a site that is sharp and professional, or one that is tacky and amateur.  Just throwing an image on your site without any forethought on size or quality can cause all different kinds of problems, including increased…

Google AdSense

Google AdSense

What is Google AdSense? Google AdSense is one of the simplest ways to make money through your site. It is a cost-per-click advertising system that creates an avenue for publishers (being anyone who wants to advertise on your site) to insert a small amount of HTML into your site. This HTML will output ads that…

Social Media Marketing

Social Media Marketing

Social media is the fastest growing trend in the history of the world. To give you some quick stats, at the start of 2017, 2.8 billion people worldwide, and 83% of all Americans, were using social media. 59% of those Americans reported that customer service through social media has made it easier to get questions…