How we’re using WP Multisite to improve performance

One of the unique features of WordPress is its ability to create a multisite network. A multisite network “is a type of WordPress installation that allows you to create and manage a network of multiple websites from a single WordPress dashboard. This lets you easily make changes and keep all of your websites updated from […]

I was WordPress when WordPress wasn’t cool!

Over a decade ago, WordPress was just one of the CMS options among many striving for their place. I waffled a lot; as someone who is more code-focused and less of a designer, the abundance of themes appealed to me. But under the hood, it was rough. WordPress has come a long way since its […]

What is WordPress Multisite, and How Can it Help Your Business?

“WordPress Multisite enables you to have one main site that uses all your plugins, themes, and administers to the other sites, yet each one has its own set of media folders separate and apart from the other sites. For instance, if your business has more than one location, each location can have its website off your public or private site. Think about a school system with one main page for the district, and each subsequent school has its website. KMDE can help you function smoother and faster with our managed hosting services of your WordPress Multisite.”

Did You Know 40% of All Higher Education Sites are WordPress Sites?

Link to Original Story: [https://wptavern.com/new-report-estimates-wordpress-market-share-of-us-higher-education-institution-websites-at-40-8]Author: Stephanie Q. McGrathDue Date: February 18, 2021 A survey by eQAfy found that 40% of all Higher Education websites are WordPress: eQAfy surveyed 4,000 sites. National Center for Education Statistics IPEDS database provided statistics. The organizations analyzed data collected through eQAfy’s headless browser. WordPress sits at 40.8% of the market, with […]

Webinology’s Throwback Thursday Honors Women’s History Month and a Pioneer of Technology at NASA, Annie J. Easley

Only four African American employees were employed at the lab during a period of time in our society that was particularly unequitable, these Americans paved the way for other technicians and programmers to study STEM technologies. Over an impressive 34 years, Annie evolved with technology, easily adapting to work as a computer programmer, using the Formula Translating System (Fortran) and the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) to support several programs NACA.

The Biden White House has decided to stay with WordPress for the White House Website Relaunch

“In 2017 the previous administration of the United States switched their whitehouse.gov from Drupal to WordPress, and although there are many exciting new tools and changes to the website, the Biden and Harris team chose to continue with one of the world’s leading website providers, WordPress. In an effort to become far more accessible to America’s growing multicultural population they have ensured that the site is adhering to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).”

Introducing “Learn WordPress”

Learn WordPress is an exceptional collection of open source discussion groups, lesson plans, quizzes, workshops, courses, and tutorials designed to make you an expert at WordPress! It does not matter if you are a seasoned pro or a new business venturing into the world of online e-commerce. Learn WordPress is designed to fit all levels of needs.

Forms and CPTs and Tables, Oh My!

There are several ways to collect, store, and use data in a Wordpress website. In this article, I’ll discuss and compare three of them: Forms, Custom Post Types (CPTs) and custom database tables.

Dixie Design: A Tale of Two Widgets

If you don’t have time to maintain custom post types and metadata, or don’t need the power they provide, then the simpler Media Grid with a filter may serve your purpose.

10 Steps for WordPress Security

I recently ran across this post that details some good steps relating to keeping your WordPress website secure. I wanted to share how hosting your site with KMDE covers “all of the above.”