WordPress Black Friday 2017 deals

The BIGGEST shopping day of the year is happening tomorrow and man are there some freakin’ awesome WordPress deals out there! If you’ve been considering starting a new blog, lusting after a new theme or thinking of adding a few new functions to your website then this WordPress Black Friday deal list is just for…

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My top Maintenance resources for WordPress

Top Maintenance resources for WordPress

Owning your own WordPress website or blog comes with a few responsibilities as sadly it’s not a once upload, sit back and relax kind of thing. Regular maintenance is a must if you want your website or blog to get you the results that you want and for it to be a success. And don’t…

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A step-by-step guide to updating your plugins, theme & WordPress

All this week we’ve been looking at keeping your website in tip-top shape. On Tuesday we touched on Website Updates and why they matter and then yesterday I shared with you two plugins I use to take backups of my client’s websites. In today’s video, I’m going to show you the steps that you need…

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A step-by-step guide to taking a backup of your site

A guide to taking a backup of your WordPress website

The best thing that you can do for your website is to keep it up to date and backed up! Doing the later will give you the peace of mind that your website can always be restored should you get hacked or you make a ‘mess up’ of your site. There are several different plugins…

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Website updates & why they matter!

WordPress Website updates

Maintaining your website is a bit like keeping your iPhone up to date. Every now and then you’ll get notifications with requests for either the theme, plugins and even WordPress to be updated. And much like your iPhone, you’ll want to keep on top of it so that you don’t run into any technical or…

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An interview with Lindsey Riel of Pretty Darn Cute

Lindsey Riel

My ‘interview with’ series wouldn’t be complete without Lindsey Riel from Pretty Darn Cute. My first ever theme purchase was the Swank theme and I am still absolutely in love with the theme! Lindsey started her WordPress journey a whole 12 years ago and has been creating beautiful feminine WordPress themes since 2011. Let’s dive…

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Goals & Review – What happened in August & Whats to come in September

Can I tell how difficult it is to sit down and write a more personal blog post? So so difficult! I’m used to banging out tutorial how-tos, video guides and services to help you rock your WordPress website but THIS is something else – a totally new direction for both me and The WordPress Workspace.…

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An interview with Kathie from Bluchic

Bluchic

Back in 2006, Kathie from Bluchic received a life changing gift from her husband (Andrew) in the form of her very own domain name. This little gift sparked off her career in WordPress and as they say, the rest is history! If you haven’t heard of Bluchic, then where have you been? Bluchic offer feminine…

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Shopify vs Woocommerce

Shopify vs Woocommerce

Whether you’ve been in business for 2 minutes or 2 years, you’ll know that selling online is the next step up for any online entrepreneur. Selling physical goods, services, e-books and even drop shipping is a great way of elevating your business but choosing the right E-Commerce platform could easily trip you up and stall…

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Tips for choosing the perfect domain name

10 tips for choosing the perfect domain name

Getting online is such an exciting step in your blog or business journey but choosing a domain name can sometimes be a little tricky. It requires a lot of planning, thought, research and consideration for the future of your blog or business. Your domain name is where your prospective readers or clients will find you…

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An interview with Lindsay Humes

Lindsay Humes

Today I’m delighted to bring you, yet another absolutely fabulous WordPress developer in the ‘Interview with series’. Lindsay Humes, previously known as White Oak Creative, is the wonder behind the beautifully named WordPress themes, Olivia, Sophia and Penelope. Lindsay discovered WordPress six years ago after starting her very own personal blog, she says she had…

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Jumpstart Giveaway

GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED, WINNERS HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED THE WORDPRESS WORKSPACE FACEBOOK PAGE If you’re anything like me, ‘Create Website’ has probably been sitting, unchecked, on your to-do list for the better part of this year. You know full well that you need to be online as clients are callin’ but you ain’t got time to…

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