Oof, that's a lot of acronyms. Here's the scenario - you're staging a new site, and you're hosting the WordPress site on Amazon Web Services on an EC2 instance. So far so good. You add an elastic load balancer to the mix with a domain...

Previously I wrote about the awful time I had using Dreampress for blogger imports. Their title of worst hosting service has been usurped by a couple of other companies now! Hostgator's Managed WordPress hosting - Overall the quality of service is fine. However, they don't give...

First, and I will say this over and over and over again: Dreamhost's support team are awesome. I have had excellent chat support every time I've needed it, and the only reason I would ever recommend Dreamhost is because of the amazing support crew. Vince,...

Several months ago Yoast SEO started adding update notifications to the wordpress admin area. I can mostly cope with this on single user sites, but at work where we use a very large multi-network multi-site with almost a hundred users, many of whom aren't extremely...

One of the questions I get asked most often is where to find your PayPal PDT token for WooCommerce's PayPal settings. So here's a quick little walkthrough. Requirements: A PayPal business account WooCommerce, with PayPal gateway enabled   1. Log into PayPal with your business level account and go to Profile...

Update: This information is no longer valid for Subscriptions 2.0.  Today I worked on the WooCommerce Subscriptions plugin for Stacey over at freshstitches.com. It turns out, when a subscription is processed (post initial signup) it deducts from the available or unavailable inventory. This makes sense if...

I'm not usually the type of person that shills services or products, but I just have to shout from the mountain top about CloudWays. I have used LOTS of hosting companies. VPSes are crazy expensive for a small business, and shared hosting doesn't cut it...