Coded Reading Material

From time to time we put our thoughts into the real world. These are to either inform others or (more likely) to help us remember certain tricks. Below is a sampling of our writing and window into our minds.

Happy Reading

Why does my email go to spam?

Email is great when it’s working and infuriating when it isn’t. Here are some quick tips to check that your email has the best chance of getting where it should do.

Backing up your WordPress site easily

Keeping a back-up is vital to running your WordPress site. It might seem like a hassle to have to do but, when something goes wrong, you’ll be very glad you did. This is because you can simply put your site back into a working state and loose little to no content. How do you back… Continue reading Backing up your WordPress site easily

Why I built my first Instagram Post

Writing a post is hard. Does anyone care what I say? Probably not. Am I just adding to the constant stream of nonsense that constantly rolls past my eyes with the infinite scroll feature. Yip. So why am I doing this? I hit a crossroad recently and had to make a choice. Do I continue… Continue reading Why I built my first Instagram Post

Someone’s trying to break into your WordPress right now. How do you stop them?

Brute force attacks suck. They’re easy to do, and what is even worse is that they are easy to automate. There is a very high likelihood that someone has already tried to brute force your site today. What the heck is a brute force attack? It’s when someone goes to the login page of your… Continue reading Someone’s trying to break into your WordPress right now. How do you stop them?

How to fix your slow website?

As well as building websites, we are often called on to fix websites. Sometimes, it’s a case of “I’ve pushed the wrong button, and now it won’t work”. Other times its “I paid someone overseas to build a site for me, and it doesn’t work properly”. Sometimes its “Why is my website so slow”. We’ve… Continue reading How to fix your slow website?

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We have a Newsletter! It’s part of a wider push to improve relationships with our current customers and to others that want to learn more about the digital side of life. We want 100 Newsletters! We have set ourselves a goal of 100 newsletters. Often we find ourselves starting something and then quickly giving up… Continue reading Join our newsletter

6 Shortcuts to speed up your web browsing

Without fail, one of the first things we hear from every client when we first meet them is “I’m not very good with computers”. It’s understandable. There is an awful lot to learn. You’ve got different operating systems that work in different ways. You have all kinds of different apps that all have their own… Continue reading 6 Shortcuts to speed up your web browsing

How to make writing a daily habit

I don’t specialize in writing. However, I do write a lot. Is it the best piece of writing you will ever read? No way! But, I don’t let that stop me. I try to write something most days. I believe that’s the key to improving any area of your life. Do it every day. Be… Continue reading How to make writing a daily habit