ConvertPlug not Working with Rocket Cache

By |August 1st, 2016|Plugins, Wordpress|

ConvertPlug and Rocket Cache are two premium Wordpress plugins that we use on our client sites but recently we noticed when both of them are activated with full settings the ConvertPlug does not work.  We struggled with this for awhile and could not figure out why the ConvertPlug Plugin would [...]

Setting up Easy WP SMTP on WordPress with Site5

By |July 28th, 2016|Plugins, Wordpress|

Recently a client of ours let us know that their Wordpress website was no longer sending them notification emails when a form was submitted through the site using Gravity Forms.  This is a fairly common issue however it is not one that we see that often as most our clients [...]

How to Embed Responsively in WordPress

By |November 9th, 2015|Web Design, Wordpress|

When it comes to embedding external content in Wordpress it can be challenging to get it to play nicely in a responsive theme or layout.  This is especially true of  videos, google maps and iframes.  Fortunately someone out there came up with an awesome resource that makes this incredible easy [...]

WordPress Plugin Allows User to Submit Errors

By |November 2nd, 2015|Plugins, Wordpress|

While perusing my list of RSS feeds the other day I came across a heading that caught my eye originally posted by WP Beginner.  It was an article discussing a plugin for Wordpress that would let your readers send you feedback notifying the site administrator of errors (spelling) on the [...]

GoDaddy Releases list of Most Popular WordPress Plugins and Themes

By |October 20th, 2015|Wordpress|

The Hot 100 GoDaddy recently created a list of the "Hot 100" Wordpress themes and plugins that are being used across their network.  This is a great tool for those of you looking for new Worpress Plugins or want to know which themes are incredibly popular right now. You can [...]

Dealing with Semalt, Kambasoft, Buttons For Website and other Spam Bots

By |December 23rd, 2014|Security and Maintenance, SEO, Wordpress|

It seems like there has been a massive uptick in automated bot spammers crawling my sites lately and I really don't like the trail they leave behind.  Besides taking up bandwidth, they are wreaking all sorts of havoc on my site analytics and throwing bounce rates out of wack.  I [...]

Gravity Forms Filter out Spam by Keywords

By |September 26th, 2014|Snippets, Wordpress|

A client of mine was beginning to get a ton of spam through their contact form on their website and it seemed to be manual submissions because Captcha and other antispam bot efforts were not working.  Many of the spam entries were for SEO services or other web related marketing [...]