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Recap of WordCamp Kent 2017

WordCamp Kent took place this past weekend in Kent, Ohio. We had the pleasure of sponsoring and attending this camp for the second year in a row (last year this camp went by the name of WordCamp Northeast Ohio). Kent is about 45 minutes south-east of Cleveland; a small college town with …

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How to Add Custom Fonts to WordPress

A book page that highlights a specific letter.

Typography is a critical element in modern web design. If you’re using the same default fonts as every other WordPress website, you’re probably due for an update. Plus, using the wrong fonts can impact your site’s readability and aesthetics, so you’ll want to have lots of alternatives available. Naturally, there’s …

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How to Update Your WordPress Website to PHP 7

A snippet of PHP code.

Hypertext Preprocessor, or PHP is a widely used server-side scripting language that is at the forefront of web development. In fact, around 80% of websites – whose programming languages we know – use PHP. The problem is, most of them are still using deprecated versions even though PHP 7 has …

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Recap of WordCamp Asheville 2017

 I have been fortunate to attend several WordCamps in the past couple months. Each camp I have had the opportunity to attend further reaffirms one thing for me: the WordPress community is one of the most unique communities I have ever had the privilege to be apart of. The atmosphere …

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5 Top Contact Form Plugins for WordPress

Providing a contact form on your website offers a simple way for people to ask questions, offer feedback, make business inquiries, and more. Without one, users may be left wondering how to get in touch, and you might miss out on making critical connections. Fortunately, there are plenty of WordPress …

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How To Choose A Clef Two-Factor Authentication Alternative

WordPress, Joomla and Drupal users recently received some disappointing news as one of the most popular two-factor authentication solutions, Clef, announced that they are shutting down their operations on June 6, 2017. What Is Two-Factor Authentication? Two-factor authentication offers an extra layer of security in addition to the traditional username …

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3 Ways to Integrate Social Media Into WordPress

Social media plays a huge role in the day-to-day lives of millions of people. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say these platforms have fundamentally altered the way we behave online and communicate with others. With that in mind, failing to account for social media in your site’s design and …

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