How professional WordPress support can help streamline your workflow

wordpress support and management

The powerful web content management system WordPress is versatile and user-friendly, whatever previous experience you have of running a website. Plus its themes offer multiple options, extending its flexibility. In short, it allows you to create and run a professional website. But if you’re trying to manage a site and run your business, it can…

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Is your WordPress website too old?

WordPress support services

The open-source platform WordPress is a web content management system originally devised as a tool for publishing blogs. First released more than two decades ago, it remains highly relevant. Since its early days, it has evolved to support publishing a wide range of other web content, from mailing lists to online stores. WordPress offers a…

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How your website users may change over the Christmas period 

Christmas website changes

Regardless of what you sell, you’re likely to experience peaks and troughs in web traffic throughout the year. And it’s important to understand these oscillations, and to be prepared, especially at Christmas, potentially one of your busiest times of year. Failure to be ready for this, or to anticipate the slower and brisker periods, can…

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Cyber Essentials certified

Cyber Essentials certified

We are pleased to announce we are now Cyber Essentials certified following a successful application through the Government scheme with IASME. Cyber Essentials has been around since 2014 but has only started gaining popularity in the last few years and is now seen as a must-have for most organisations to ensure their IT practices and…

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How to use AI to write content for your website

How to use AI to write content for your website

AI or artificial intelligence is that of machines or software rather than human beings, while AI can also refer to the machines themselves. In recent years, the concept has rarely been out of the headlines, and some of the world’s biggest corporations now use it regularly. The head of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)…

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Bespoke vs. off-the-shelf web design

Bespoke website design

A quality website tells people who you are, what you do and how you stand out from your competitors. Without one, you’ll struggle to drive traffic, generate leads and grow your business. Customers often ask us about the pros and cons of an off-the-shelf or bespoke design for their website. After all, both have their…

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Why our WordPress hosting outperforms what the big players offer

Website servers for hosting

The WordPress platform offers extensive benefits, including flexibility and adaptability as your needs change, plus it’s user-friendly, even for beginners, with plug-ins to extend functionality and mobile responsiveness. But if you are using the self-hosted version of WordPress, which we recommend as it’s the most flexible and extendable version, you will need to find good…

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Why do websites get hacked?

Why do websites get hacked

You probably think you know what hacking is, but for the avoidance of doubt, it means compromising digital devices and networks via unauthorised access to a computer system or account. Perhaps surprisingly, it’s not something that’s invariably malicious, but it’s often linked with cybercriminals stealing data and engaging in other illegal activity. In the context…

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Why you should allocate budget to have your website managed

Website managed services

You can’t simply launch a website and then sit back and leave it; that’s just a false economy. It needs frequent updates and routine maintenance for consistently optimal performance. You also need management, involving looking after assets such as content efficiently and optimally. So proper website maintenance and management are essential to providing visitors to…

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New website build combing three sites into one for The BCNO Group

New website build combing three sites into one for The BCNO Group

It’s been a busy few months working with The BCNO Group on their new website build. We often build larger sites, but combing three sites into one has been a big job for us and the team at BCNO. A couple of years back, an existing client of ours, the European School of Osteopathy (ESO),…

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