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Agency

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Agency
Why You Should Brave the Switch to a New Host

You know you’re not happy with your current managed WordPress hosting provider. They are unresponsive and your site goes down all the time, or they blame you when something goes wrong. It’s time to start…

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Agency
When Do You Need Dedicated Hosting?

When it comes to running a business, it makes sense to own or have total control of an asset that is important to making your company run. If you have a retail store, it would…

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Agency
Making the Switch to Managed WordPress Hosting

Before making the switch from self- or general-hosting to managed WordPress hosting, an agency must consider many important points. When a client trusts your agency to host their website, you must ensure that the host…

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Agency
The Top Three WooCommerce Extensions to Manage Sales Tax

In the last few months, sales tax collection has suddenly become a lot more complicated. Like, a lot more complicated. A Supreme Court ruling from this June has allowed for state-by-state legislation that requires businesses…

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Agency
SEO Should be FOM for Freelancers and Design Agencies – Part 2

In WordPress world today, every web developer, designer and marketer is looking to get into the SEO game. But, where should you even start? With so many tools and tips out there, it can be…

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Agency
What is an MX Record?

An MX record is a type of resource record in the Domain Name System that specifies a mail server responsible for accepting email messages on behalf of a recipient’s domain. A preference value used to prioritize mail delivery if multiple mail servers are…

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Agency
It Takes a Village – WordPress Site Plugin Security & Beyond

There’s no question about it when it comes to site security: you need to keep your data and your customers’ information safe. But that means keeping track of all the different ways your site might…

Woman thinking about how to improve her agency's SEO capabilities.
Agency
SEO Should be FOM for Freelancers and Design Agencies – Part 1

In the WordPress and agency space, there is a certain topic that is increasingly on everyone’s mind: SEO (search engine optimization). While my friends in the web community are stellar visual designers and web developers,…

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Agency
How to Make Your Clients Sticky

As you build your customer base, it’s important to keep in mind that the work doesn’t stop once you get that client to sign on for that one-time project. Once they’ve agreed to work with…

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Agency
How to Update DNS Settings When You Switch WordPress Hosting Providers

In December 2014, we published a three-part series of articles on DNS. We explored the most commonly misunderstood topics related to the domain name system (DNS): registrars and name servers, zones and records, and record…

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Agency
Configuring Your Yoast Sitemap and Advanced Settings the Right Way

Today’s guest blog was written by Darshan Joshi. Darshan is a founder of AlphansoTech, a WordPress development company. You can follow him on Twitter and connect with him on LinkedIn.   In today’s post, we’ll…

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