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Dedicated IP Address vs Shared IP Address (Debunking Myths)

Curious whether or not you need a dedicated IP address when choosing a WordPress host? Check out the facts regarding IPs as it pertains to SEO, SSL...

How to Use a Free SMTP Server for WordPress Emails (Including Gmail SMTP Server)

Looking for a free SMTP server to send emails from your WordPress site? Check out this in-depth guide showing how to do it with different services

A Complete Guide on xmlrpc.php in WordPress (What It Is, Security Risks, How to Disable It)

Why does WordPress still have the xmlrpc.php file? Should you disable it for security reasons? Learn more about what xmlrpc.php is in this in-depth...

Microsoft Teams vs Slack: Which Collaboration App Is Better?

Remote working relies heavily on chats and asynchronous commuication tools. Check out this in-depth comparison between Microsoft Teams vs Slack.

24 WordPress Membership Plugins to Capture Recurring Revenue

Building a membership site can be a great way to generate recurring revenue. Check out these top WordPress membership plugins to get started!

20 Best Mailchimp Alternatives for 2020 (Free and Paid Options)

Mailchimp is a well-known email marketing platform, but it's not for every business. Check out all the best Mailchimp alternatives with free and pa...

What Is a Firewall? A Starting Guide to Different Types of Firewalls and Whether You Need One

What is a firewall? There are several types of firewalls and they all work as a barrier between you and any device trying to connect to your comput...

14 WordPress CRM Plugins to Supercharge Your Business in 2020

Customer relationship management helps you understand your customers. Here are the best and most commonly used WordPress CRM plugins.

PHP Workers: What They Are and How Many You Need (Advanced Guide)

PHP workers determine how many requests your WordPress site can handle. Learn more about PHP workers and how they affect WordPress performance!

7 Best Ecommerce Platforms for Your New Online Store Compared (Free and Paid)

Too many ecommerce platforms to choose from? Check out these recommended ecommerce solutions and see their key features, pros vs cons, and pricing...

9 Proven Methods to Fix WordPress White Screen of Death (WSoD)

Struggling with WordPress white screen of death (WSoD)? Check out all the best solutions to solve the issue and get your site back online quickly!

How to Quickly Change (Or Reset) WordPress Passwords

Need to change or reset your WordPress passwords? Here's the definitive guide to doing it via the admin screens, FTP, phpMyAdmin, SQL, and more.