Simple 5 step process for how to delete a page in  WordPress AND preserve your SEO
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Simple 5 step process for how to delete a page in WordPress AND preserve your SEO

This post will explain how to delete a page in WordPress, correctly, if you want to preserve your SEO ranking and keep your readers happy. The problem: Why you shouldn’t just delete a page and forget about it. There are two reasons you shouldn’t just delete a page and forget about it. Reason 1: It…

5 website tech ducks to get in a row before embarking on a WordPress care plan
WordPress Maintenance

5 website tech ducks to get in a row before embarking on a WordPress care plan

You don’t like tech, I get it. But if you own (or intend to own) a WordPress website there are a few website ‘tech ducks’ you must understand and get organised before you do anything else. You have probably already subscribed to them, so I’m not here to tell you ‘which hosting is best’ or…

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What Should You Look For In A WordPress Maintenance Plan?

WordPress in 2021 In 2021, your businesses’ website is incredibly crucial towards your overall brand and is almost as important as your business’ actual location, as it serves as the public face and window into what you do and how you differentiate yourself from the competition. As a conscientious decision maker, you will have done…

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3 Reasons why you should outsource website and SEO maintenance

Your website needs constant care and maintenance. However, it can be tedious to do this by yourself especially if you are looking to expand your team and grow your business. This is especially true if you have a small business with a limited amount of staff. While it may seem like a good way to…

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How to deal with spam comments on your WordPress blog

Many clients who come to me for a WordPress spring clean have got Askimet installed in their plugins. That’s no surprise considering the Askimet plugin comes as standard (but it is not activated) with every new WordPress installation. You may be forgiven for thinking it’s the best tool for stopping spam but I have a…

Why your WordPress site isn’t secure even though you have a SSL Certificate
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Why your WordPress site isn’t secure even though you have a SSL Certificate

Ever since Google announced that an SSL certificate will help you rank better on Google, businesses have gradually been changing their websites over from the non-secure format of http://www….. to the more secure format of https://www…. It can be quite a lot of work, and, at the end of the day, some websites are still being…