• How to Protect your WordPress Blog from Hackers

    Everything was going along smoothly. The site was bringing in money, I was getting paid by Google, and it wasn’t even needing much effort to maintain. Until… I got hacked. Like really hacked. Then I fixed it and got hacked again.

  • Grassroots Revisited: Star Articles from the Past 12 Months

    A review of our most popular articles from the past 12 months that you won’t want to miss, covering topics related to web copywriting, Google AdWords, Google Analytics, SEO, blogging and more.

  • What’s new in WordPress 3.8

    WordPress 3.8

    Hot on the heels of WordPress 3.6 and 3.7, another quick-fire WordPress release has happened from the folks at Automattic. In keeping with their promise to put out future releases quickly, WordPress 3.8 brings a load of even more new features to the WordPress core.

  • How to Create A Mobile Business & Enjoy Location Freedom

    Location Freedom

    There is a growing community of people who realise that it is more fun, fulfilling and often cheaper to live a life of location freedom. These are people of all ages, often with children and responsibilities and very settled lives, who realise that there is more to life that what we are conditioned to expect.

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  • You need to know about the big change in WordPress 3.7

    WordPress has recently been updated to 3.7. *Record screech* Uh… what? But it only just got updated to 3.6! What’s going on?? It’s true, this upgrade has come hot on the heels of WordPress 3.6, which is unusual timing for updates to the core WordPress package. You might have just spent of load of time

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  • Take control of your website – and save $120 before Friday!

    Whether you have a small business or a large one, your website is likely to be crucial to the success of your business. If it is not, it could be! But if you can’t manage your website and make basic updates when you need to it can severely restrict your ability to keep your website

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  • The whys and hows of premium WordPress themes

    I have just completed a total overhaul of my personal website, changing it from a freelancer-for-hire focus to a minimalist portfolio. Even though I’m a website designer, I chose a premium theme I’d never worked with before, and used it pretty much straight out-of-the-box, doing very few customisations to it. Why?

  • 9 Easy-to-Implement WordPress SEO Tips

    Is this how your feel about WordPress SEO?

    Last week I went to the Melbourne WordPress User Group Meet Up. The topic was Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) which was presented by Chris Burgess, Michael Jones and Peter Mead, who all covered a lot of useful information. I’ve included the tips I found most useful in this article.

  • How to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

    Loading speed is critical to the success of your website. Your website should be loading in a matter of seconds. If it’s too slow to load, you will lose visitors who won’t wait around when they could be visiting faster pages! So, let’s look at how to find out your page loading speed, identify common

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  • How a SuperGeek will improve your WordPress experience!

    Wordpress SuperGeek

    Some of our Web Peeps are super heroes behind the scenes – seriously! This week we take a moment to share with you the alter ego of Tessa Needham our very own WordPress gal, if you have a WordPress website this is one interview you don’t want to miss… Q: How did you become the

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