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WordPress Update: Security and Maintenance Release

News – WordPress 5.8.1 Security and Maintenance Release On the 9th of September, WordPress sent out a security and maintenance release. WordPress administrators were warned that security flaws had been found. The security threats, if left unfixed, could lead a website susceptible to attack by hackers.   The three specific issues addressed in the security and […]

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Best WordPress Plugin for X: Finding safe and compatible plugins

What is the best WordPress plugin for your project? With over 50,000 plugins available on the WordPress plugins repository, it is no surprise that a seemingly simple task can become overwhelming in a hurry.   Plugins are such a popular feature of the WordPress CMS as they let you take advantage of other coders’ efforts versus […]

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Custom WordPress Theme Development – Start with a Boilerplate

Digital Agencies can use boilerplates to speed up custom WordPress theme development The term boilerplate is WordPress lingo used for the starting components when a new Custom WordPress theme is set up. It provides a starting block for custom WordPress theme development that can greatly increase an agency’s efficiency. In this article, we will review […]

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Monthly Website Maintenance Plans – Create Recurring Revenue for Your Agency

Managing cash flow in a project-to-project business As an agency owner selling WordPress services, your revenue rolls in irregularly — some for a down-payment to start a project, then sometime later you’ll collect the final payment. Some months the payments are rolling in, and others not so much. Despite the irregular cash payments, payroll has […]

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What to Include in a WordPress Maintenance Package – A Monthly Checklist

White Label Agency has developed and delivered thousands of WordPress websites over the years. Typing in the client’s domain and seeing our work “go live” on the screen is always a treat. Design rounds, planning meetings, hours of development, and quality assurance all culminating in the final product. Everyone is happy, the website is complete, […]

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ADA Compliance – What is it and how can WordPress agencies attain it?

If you’ve been in the web development space for the past five years it is a rather safe assumption that you have heard about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  You’re probably also aware that it is a really important aspect to work into the design and development process for any website to meet compliance. […]

WordPress Development

Elementor, Advanced Custom Fields, or both? What is the best fit for your client?

The professional WordPress website scene has been dominated by custom development using Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) and Custom Post Types (CPT) for many years, but Elementor and other page builders continue to gain momentum.  As a digital agency, you might be considering what’s best for your business–and for your clients.  This article will take you […]

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Top Reasons to Hire a Professional Agency for WordPress Design

Most people appreciate a nice looking web design, but very few appreciate the details and hard work that’s put into award-winning web designs. Other web designers do, but there’s a good chance your agency’s clients don’t. So instead of sweating it with lengthy and expensive design processes, there are good reasons to consider asking a […]

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How to Onboard a New White Label Web Development Contractor

It can feel uncomfortable to start delegating your agency’s work to a white label web development company. How do you know if they will do a good job at it? What if you end up becoming another outsourcing horror story just like the other ones you’ve heard about? Getting started with a white label web […]

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The Most Important Skills to Teach a Junior WordPress Developer

Junior WordPress developers can do pretty cool things. It’s common for agencies to come to us asking for a senior developer, only to learn that a junior WordPress developer would be enough for what they need. However, for anyone who is new at something, there’s always a risk of making mistakes. So what are the […]

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Advice for Digital Agencies During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By now, you’ve already learned the most important lessons being spread across the Internet on how to handle the COVID-19 crisis as a digital agency; the basics of remote work, what industries are doing well during an epidemic, and how much cheaper it is to advertise right now. These articles on how to market during […]

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How to Quote a Website Project – Design & Development

When you quote a website project, how much thought do you put into it? Are you using a method, or just painfully guessing what will bring you a good profit? No matter your method, make sure you think it through because it has a big impact on your agency’s profitability. I get many calls from […]

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