In today’s day and age, every small business needs to be online. It not only allows people to buy products and services from you without going into your physical storefront, it also helps you get found online and grow your customer base.

But, like anything, your website needs to be built and run correctly. It can be a lot, no doubt. These posts will help you learn what you need to know so that you can create your new website with confidence, and keep it running so it helps your business.

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What you can expect to see in WordPress 5.8

Gutenberg, Small Business, WordPress

WordPress 5.8 is slated to be released on July 20. It’s going to be a pretty big update, especially as full site editing begins rolling into core. So let’s break down what you can expect with 5.8.

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What is a website actually?

Digital Marketing, Small Business, Website Planning

On the surface, a website might seem like a basic thing. After all, you just need web hosting, a domain and an HTML file to have a website. But in reality, a website that helps your business is a lot more complex than that.

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Improvements you can make to your website

Small Business, Web Design, Website Care

A website is never complete. Instead, you're always looking for ways that you can improve it so that it gets better at helping you achieve your goals. So here are some improvements you'll probably want to make for your website.

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Top 10 WooCommerce plugins for your online store

Ecommerce, Small Business, Website Planning, WordPress

So you've got your WooCommerce store all set up and ready to go. But maybe you want to have a little bit more functionality for your website. Here are 10 WooCommerce extensions you'll want to check out for your website.

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How to add HTTPS to your website

Small Business, Website Security

If you're looking to secure your website, one of the first things you need to do is to get an SSL certificate and make sure you're running with HTTPS. It'll keep your users safe, and it's pretty easy (and cheap) to set up.

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Best website hosting for WordPress in 2021

Small Business, Website Hosting, WordPress

A web host is one of the most important choices you'll make when setting up a website, especially if you sell products online. So here are some recommendations for the best hosting.

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A Guide to WordPress 5.7

WordPress

Don't look now, but WordPress 5.7 is just around the corner. The first major release of the year is scheduled to be released on March 9. So let's take a look at what you can expect when it's released.

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How to use page builders correctly

Small Business, Website Planning, WordPress

Page builders are very tempting to use, especially if you're a non-developer. But things can go wrong with them pretty quickly if you're not careful. Here's how to use them correctly.