Archive for the “WordPress” Category

Does Blogging Still Help Your Website Attract Visitors?

Posted on March 12th, 2020 by Kelly Kirkham

Put simply, absolutely! And here’s how you can build an engaging blog to capture more website traffic…. For roughly a decade now, blogging has been one of the primary methods people have used to build an audience and craft a brand online. Blogging has gone from something people do in their free time after a…

The Pros And Cons Of WordPress

Posted on November 27th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

There are many good reasons why WordPress has evolved into the world’s most popular content management system. Inspired by a long-forgotten weblog tool known as B2/cafelog, WordPress has grown into a near-universal solution for website design and maintenance. This streamlined package offers huge numbers of customizable pre-designed templates, with over 56,000 standalone plugins handling a…

WordPress Plugins That’ll Make Your Customers’ Lives Easier

Posted on November 13th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

Considering the fact that it was launched in 2003 as a standalone program, the subsequent diversity of WordPress plugins is quite breathtaking. There are now over 55,600 separate plugins, which augment the basic WordPress framework. Some of these are frivolous, while others could best be described as being of niche appeal. However, many have been…

Building Blocks: WordPress Or Website Builder?

Posted on October 16th, 2018 by Kelly Kirkham

So you’ve decided to build a website. Chances are you’ve pictured it in your mind a hundred times. You probably have a very specific plan of attack once it’s built and ready to go. However, achieving the finished product might have you stumped. Transferring an idea from inside your mind onto the actual internet can…

Why The Gutenberg WYSIWYG Editor Will Revolutionize WordPress

Posted on September 28th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

Since it was launched as a blogging tool in 2003, WordPress has remained fairly true to its original architecture. The addition of plugins in 2004 gradually bolstered the platform’s versatility, enabling users to construct increasingly complex or multi-faceted websites. And yet, users from the early 2000s would find today’s user interface and adjustable templates reassuringly…

A Brief History Of WordPress

Posted on September 25th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

One of the internet’s greatest attributes is the way it levels out the playing fields. Social media grants an equal voice to everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances. Blogs enable anyone to self-publish their life stories or celebrate something they’re passionate about, without needing a publisher or sponsor, and online technology is constantly evolving…

Ten Easy Ways To Bolster WordPress Security

Posted on September 4th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

As the world’s most popular website-building platform and content management system, WordPress needs little introduction. Sadly, that’s also true for the internet’s less wholesome occupants. Sheer popularity has established WordPress as a key target for cybercriminals, its open-source nature making it ripe for exploitation. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to improve WordPress security. They’re…

5 Amazing WordPress Websites And The Elements That Make Them Great

Posted on August 31st, 2018 by Kelly Kirkham

In 2005, WordPress was created for anyone who had something to say and needed a website to do so. It requires almost no setup or technical know-how. The design is simple and the user interface is intuitive enough for beginners. Since its launch, WordPress quickly became a world favorite, and currently supports 75 million websites….

WordPress Plugins That Will Improve Your Website

Posted on May 18th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

As well as powering a quarter of the world’s websites, WordPress is blessed with an abundance of plugins. The portal currently hosts over 55,000 separate programs, each designed to perform a specific role. Many of these plugins are focused on improving website SEO – helping sites and their constituent pages rank more strongly in…

How To Build A Creative Blog With WordPress

Posted on February 6th, 2018 by Kelly Kirkham

Innovation drives the digital world. For those of us who relish creativity and originality, the internet is our place to shine. So how do you connect your creativity to the digital world? Here at Midphase we would suggest building a blog that captures your personality, ambition and excitement. Blogging is the perfect platform to show…

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