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How to Set Up Live Chat in WordPress (In 4 Simple Steps)
March 27th, 2017, 09:53 AM

Live chat often seems like a feature only huge commercial websites employ. After all, it probably isn’t easy to set up – and staying on top of support queries would take up too much time, right? Fortunately, neither of those statements has to be true. WordPress makes it simple to set up a live chat solution …

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Doc Pop’s News Drop: Sucuri gets acquired by GoDaddy
March 27th, 2017, 09:53 AM

Doc’s WordPress News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. When the news drops, I will pick it up and deliver it right to you. Everyone is talking about GoDaddy’s newest acquisition, Sucuri Security, including us. This week we talk about that and Mike Little’s new role over at Human Made. …

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How WordPress Is Powering The Future: Case Study
March 24th, 2017, 09:53 AM

Every year thousands of tech companies descend upon Las Vegas for CES to celebrate all things tech. Established companies present their latest products, and startups have the opportunity to reach more people. Participants and attendees include auto manufacturers, newborn startups, investors, specialized media, tech aficionados, and more. Two months ago, 180,000 attendees from over 100 different countries gathered …

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Why Startups Should Use WordPress
March 23rd, 2017, 09:53 AM

Working on the first official pitch for your startup can be nerve-wracking because you’re asking people to take a chance on you. The only way to get your company off the ground is to start working. Part of that is having a professional website. There are some disheartening statistics surrounding startups. 50 percent of the new businesses fail …

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Torque Toons: Spring Cleaning
March 22nd, 2017, 09:53 AM

Monday was the first day of spring! It’s time to celebrate by cleaning up some of that WordCamp swag. Don’t forget to check out our other editorial toons!

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GoDaddy Acquires Website Security Platform Sucuri
March 22nd, 2017, 09:53 AM

GoDaddy today announced the acquisition of the popular website security platform, Sucuri. “This acquisition will bring the best of both worlds,” the announcement said. “It will allow us to expand our product line to all GoDaddy customers, while also remaining true to our foundation supporting all our current and future customers.” The news was met with …

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Creating the Best WordPress Community
March 22nd, 2017, 09:53 AM

It’s undeniable that participating in the WordPress community enhances your overall experience with WordPress. This is especially true as a freelancer or remote worker. So, why do so few people attend Meetups? Sometimes it’s really hard. Seriously. Schedule conflicts, distance, and feeling on the outside can sometimes fuel our arguments. “It doesn’t fit into my …

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8 Common WordPress Security Mistakes That Could Cost You Dearly
March 21st, 2017, 09:53 AM

If you are anything like me, your website is like your baby. You put in a lot of effort, time, and often money to care for it the best way possible, make it user-friendly, and have it run smoothly. In addition to that, you do your very best to keep it from harm. However, just …

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6 Reasons Why Developers Should Choose WordPress for an Enterprise Site
March 20th, 2017, 09:53 AM

Building an enterprise website is, by definition, a huge undertaking. The last thing you want is to invest your project’s resources into the wrong framework, which could potentially set you back thousands of dollars and countless wasted hours. Naturally, we’re big fans of WordPress! It’s a well-supported, flexible, and open-source framework that’s powerful enough to …

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Doc Pop’s News Drop: Collaborative Editing Coming to WordPress
March 20th, 2017, 09:53 AM

Doc’s WordPress News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. When the news drops, I will pick it up and deliver it right to you. According to a recent blog post by Matt Mullenweg, we may see collaborative editing tools in an upcoming version of WordPress. Love WordPress News but hate …

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