Top 5 WordPress Gotchas

Top 5 WordPress Gotchas

WordPress is one of the easiest content management systems out there, but like all software it does have warts. Here are six things that had me scratching my head for a while.

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How I Turbocharged My WordPress Site

How I Turbocharged My WordPress Site

A Guest Blog post by David Schneider I host my site, Fringe Photography, right here at SWCP. They have been good to me, have always been quick to respond when I needed them, and I can't imagine using anyone else. And as we'll see, they provide top-notch performance,...

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When Bandits Strike

When Bandits Strike

UPDATE: This morning after the DDOS attack, the active steps taken to foil the interference due to the assault seem to be successful. Initial analysis of events has just begun. However, just like climate change, cyberattacks are now part of the new normal. And as...

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New, More Realistic Password Rules

New, More Realistic Password Rules

Passwords are a drag. They are seen by many users not as the first barrier to keep out bad guys, but as an obstacle to the user's convenience. The rules have been complicated, obscure, and frankly, many seem ridiculous and more trouble than help. NIST, the National...

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WordPress Video Tutorials

WordPress Video Tutorials

We have started a Youtube channel to share WordPress video tutorials.  We are making videos to answer your WordPress questions.  The channel is called WP Coffee Break, and the idea is we can answer one WordPress question in the time it takes to have a cup of coffee...

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Beware shame extortion scam emails

Beware shame extortion scam emails

What are the people in this photo looking at with such concern?  It could be a lot of things, but this month it's a good bet one of them received a porn extortion scam email, and they're trying to decide just how much they should freak out. This scam has been floating...

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