WCOrlando – SEO Slides

So you installed Yoast SEO, what’s next? SEO can be confusing. The rules change almost daily and with so many ways to get started – it can get overwhelming for a beginner. In this talk, you’ll learn the fundamentles of search engine optimization, that will...

Ideal WordPress Development Workflow for Teams

The previous articles discussed WordPress best practices for enterprise sites and other sites that have high traffic. The best practices entailed developing better methods of security, how to optimally customize your site to tailor it to your audience, and how to...

Enterprise WordPress: Security and Best Practices

In the previous article, we discussed becoming familiar with Amazon Web Services (AWS), and the pitfalls that may occur while using AWS. The areas that were examined closely were:  billing pitfalls, autoscale pitfalls, common engineering mistakes and security issues....

Common Mistakes and Pitfalls when using AWS

Before using Amazon Web Services (AWS) for large scale websites and WordPress projects, there are some mistakes, and pitfalls to be aware of.  This article will address the four key areas where the most mistakes occur within AWS. The four areas we will examine closely...

Scaling WooCommerce for Shopping Season

WooCommerce stores are rapidly becoming a more popular choice for shopping. In order to have a high preforming store that meets the customers’ demand at scale, you need to start with a well-optimized WooCommerce site.  Once you achieve good performance for WooCommerce...

WordCamp for Publishers: Chicago 2018

Some of my co-workers think that I’m addicted to WordCamps. (An intervention might be in the works, but I haven’t heard anything yet :P). Apart from the regular WordCamps across US, I enjoy events that are domain specific, like WPCampus and WordCamp for Publishers....

How to improve WooCommerce Performance

In the previous article, we talked about how to measure performance of websites and stores properly. Assumptions of what matters most in accounting for performance metrics were disproven and alternative methods for measuring performance of websites and stores were...

The Right Way to Measure WooCommerce Performance

In today’s technology driven society, there is a constant need for validation that our phones, iPads, computers, and tablets are running at optimal speed. There has never been a world that strives to compete with being “the fastest” like the world we live in today....

Shut up and take my money! – How site performance affects revenue

Site speed is a website feature that plays a key role in influencing its revenue. While it doesn't directly affect the finances of the web platform, it certainly contributes to the circumstances that have a direct impact on the site’s revenue. First things first, a...