If Squarespace is so great, why do you use WordPress?

A lot of the podcasts I listen to on a regular basis advertise for Squarespace, a website builder that claims to allow anyone to quickly build a fantastic looking website. Squarespace versus WordPress I was listening to the Nerdist podcast today while, coincidentally enough, working on a WordPress website. As I was listening to host … Continue reading “If Squarespace is so great, why do you use WordPress?”

WordPress should allow users to rate hosting providers

WordPress allows users to rate themes and plugins. The rating system is based on users leaving one to five stars, one being awful and five being great. Users can also explain why they love or hate a theme or a plugin. Other WordPress users can then see the overall review and read these reviews. They … Continue reading “WordPress should allow users to rate hosting providers”

Stay away from GoDaddy managed WordPress hosting

When I realized I needed to move my website from Site5, I decided to give GoDaddy a try. I wanted to try GoDaddy managed WordPress hosting. The idea of managed hosting appealed to me. GoDaddy would automatically take care of all WordPress updates and they promised to back up the site on a daily basis. … Continue reading “Stay away from GoDaddy managed WordPress hosting”