WordPress is the most popular CMS in the world. More than 409 million viewers browse over 20 billion pages every month. On the back end, there are over 55,000 plugins available to extend and customize the platform to fit your team’s needs.
WordPress is an incredibly powerful and versatile tool for publishers; however, because it’s so ubiquitous, it’s also ripe for hackers.
How do you ensure that your WordPress website is secure? Here, we’ve listed 15 of our favorite WordPress security plugins to install to shield your site from cybercriminals.
You might already know that WordPress powers more than 30% of the web. It’s by far the most popular online publishing platform, and it hosts 70 million new posts per month.
But why is it so ubiquitous? And what makes it so powerful and instinctive for users? Here, we break down five of the key benefits of WordPress for current and potential users.
We originally published this piece in 2015. We’ve updated it with additional WordPress security advice in 2019.
Our Google Apps Login Premium and Enterprise plugins allow all users with an email address in an organization’s Google Apps domain to log in to the WordPress site with one click. If the user doesn’t have an account in WordPress already, one is automatically created based on their Google profile information — taking their first name and last name, for example. The plugin needs to generate a unique WordPress username, so the simplest thing is for the plugin to use the email address as the username directly. This ensures it is unique — but an email address can be long and cumbersome as a username when used throughout the site.
WordPress is the most popular CMS in the world. In fact, it powers more than 32% of the entire web. But that doesn’t mean it comes fully optimized for you or your team. WordPress plugins exist so that you can tailor your workstream to the platform.
From integrating with Google Apps to efficiently scheduling your posts, WordPress plugins allow you to take your projects to the next level.
Below we’ve highlighted nine of our favorite plugins to boost your productivity — even on this already powerful site. (more…)
Thought you knew WordPress? Think again.
Even savvy WordPress users, who work with cutting-edge WordPress plugins, often don’t understand the full power of the platform.
Check out these facts and stats below to get a full picture of the technology you’re working with — and discover ways to improve and optimize your site. (more…)