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Must-Have WordPress Plugins for Your Business

Remember the phrase “There’s an app for that”? In WordPress, it might as well be there’s a plugin for that. With more than 50,000 plugins to assist with everything from social media to spam blockers, it’s easier now than ever customized your site with just a quick click and download. But, with so many options, […]

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Is Shopify Right For Your Ecommerce Store?

As far as e-commerce platforms go, Shopify is easy to use, cost-effective, and (somewhat) SEO friendly. All things considered, users get great value out of Shopify themes, widgets, and cross-channel capabilities. However, Shopify does leave something to be desired for some more code-savvy online retailers. Decide if this tool is right for your e-commerce store by […]

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Tackling Web Development? We’re Here to Help

Setting up your website is a daunting task especially for a new business. Having a team of developers that you can work with that know current trends and techniques in your corner will help your business create a something that you can be proud of. We think we are that team. We built Classic City […]

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Does My Hosting Provider Keep My Security Up to Date?

Security of WordPress websites is an important matter these days. With 32% of websites being built off of the technology, it has become a large target for attackers. If an attacker is able to find a vulnerability in WordPress, he can attack a large number of sites without the additional work of finding new vulnerabilities […]

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Backing Up Your WordPress Site

Backups are an important part of running a website, but many people don’t have them. What happens if your site gets hacked? What happens if you update a plugin, and your website stops working? What happens if your website hosting provider has a hardware failure, and your content is deleted? All of these questions and […]

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Custom Post Types in WordPress

What are Post Types? A post type allows WordPress to store content in a more organized way. Data from these post types can then be displayed, they are actually stored in the same manner as all posts. For instance: did you know pages in WordPress are actually stored as posts, but with a “Page” post […]

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Creating Child Themes in WordPress

Child themes allow you to extend or modify your theme’s functionality while allowing you to perform painless theme updates in the future. Most large, popular WordPress themes receive years of free updates. If you modify these theme files, your changes will be overwritten by a theme update, and you will have to manually reapply your […]

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Increasing the Importance of Responsiveness

Responsiveness refers to a website’s ability to expand and collapse depending on the size of the screen it is displayed on. This will be a vital concept in web design as mobile devices claim an ever increasing share of internet use. Consider a site you visit frequently. When you are on a mobile device, it […]