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Cyber Security: How to Tell If Your Website Is Secure

In a world where online interactions play a more central role in business than ever before, it’s absolutely vital that your website becomes one of the best weapons in your arsenal. To truly unlock the full potential of the site, however, it’s imperative that you keep it secured. Without the right protection, your company could […]

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Why Use WordPress?

What is WordPress you ask? WordPress is the most popular open source Content Management System (CMS) available today. Over 75 million websites are using it. This CMS is unique because it has thousands of plugins and WordPress templates that create a flexible and straightforward interface. Traits like these help reduce deployment time and development costs. […]

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WordPress Security – Version 4.7.2 Fixes Vulnerabilities

WordPress Security Update WordPress Security is very important.  Wordpress is great, but since it is the most popular web publishing system in the world, it is makes WordPress a hackers biggest target. Luckily the people at Automattic keep on top of the issues and release Security and Bug updates. WordPress 4.7.2 Security Release is an […]

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WooCommerce Subscriptions hits 2.1

One of the biggest changes to the popular WooCommerce Subscriptions plugins is the addition of some great features Subscription Reports Failed Recurring Payments Retry Manual Payment Retry New Cancellation Dates and several other features including new customizable emails and others… For the overview, check out this update on WooCommerce.com. What’s New in Subscriptions 2.1 – […]

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Quadshot’s Favorite WordPress Plugins

Here’s some of our team’s favorite WordPress Plugins: OpenTickets Community Edition – A plugin very close to our Quadshot hearts ever since we released it to world and the WordPress community in 2014. OpenTickets Community Edition is a free event management and online ticket sales platform, built on top of WooCommerce. Yes, that’s right we […]

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Getting Requirements Right First Time

It is less expensive and certainly more efficient to get requirements right the first time.   It is a truism that trying to change a computer system AFTER it has been built can be much more expensive than having done it right the first time. This is even true of systems built using Content Management Systems […]

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Writing a WordPress Plugin – Where to Begin

How do you starting writing a WordPress plugin? Today, I started writing a post about the beginning steps of making a WooCommerce Extension, when suddenly it occurred to me that I should start from the beginning instead. What are some skills you needed in writing a WordPress Plugins? What are some things you need to […]

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WordCamp St. Louis

Had a great time at WordCamp St. Louis! Great speakers. I always learn new approaches and find new tools at WordCamp… This morning I spoke on E-Commerce with WooCommerce, and honored to sit on a panel for Q&A from all the Users this afternoon. Turns out I also got to meet an OpenTickets in person who […]

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Security Alert: Fancybox-for-WordPress Plugin Exploit

The plugin ‘Fancybox-for-WordPress’ has a zeroday exploit in the wild. It has been removed from WordPress.org. If you are using this plugin, we suggest you remove it immediately. Sucuri had a great writeup about this issue. This is a great example why it is important to choose plugins carefully and keep them up to date. […]

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