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Corey Hammond

Corey has been directly involved in the web hosting space since 2010 and leads marketing for A2 Hosting.

5 Outstanding Membership Plugins for Your WordPress Website

WordPress’ default user registration system packs a lot of features, such as clear permission settings and the option for users to manage their own profiles. However, it also lacks some advanced functionality, such as support for paid memberships. That’s where membership plugins come in. These tools enable you to restrict …

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5 Top WordPress Site Building Plugins

Anyone who’s used WordPress knows how easy it is to pick up the platform. It makes creating posts and pages remarkably simple, and there’s a plethora of themes to choose from to help shape the design of your site. However, even with WordPress’ built-in functionality, it can take a lot …

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How to Implement a CAPTCHA Solution on Your Website

As a website owner, you’re probably already familiar with some of the issues brought about by spammers and bots. When left unchecked, they can bring down the quality of your site by abusing your comments sections, and even attack your contact forms. To this day, Completely Automated Public Turing Tests …

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The Unbelieveable & Staggering Growth Of WordPress

  In 2016, A2 Hosting became more involved in the WordPress community. A big portion of this initiative was to sponsor and personally attend a number of WordCamps. If you’ve ever attended a WordCamp before, you know that you’re bound to take home a huge amount of valuable information. Just …

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3 Google Analytics Alternatives You Should Consider

Analytics are key to understanding why your visitors behave the way they do, and Google Analytics dominates the field in terms of popularity. There’s no denying it’s an excellent platform, but it also takes a lot of work to master, and it may be overkill for some users. Fortunately, Google …

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5 Outstanding Forum Platforms to Set Up an Online Community

When it comes to communicating on the web, social media networks and blogs seemingly get all the glory. However, if you’re looking to create a community where like-minded people can gather at an online watercooler and discuss issues on specific topics, neither of these platforms are necessarily optimal. To create …

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6 Top WooCommerce Extensions for Your Store

WooCommerce is a powerful e-commerce platform, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be improved upon. While the plugin packs enough functionality for most online stores, it also lacks several advanced features out of the box. Thankfully, WooCommerce comes with its own extension system, which works similarly to WordPress plugins. The …

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