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5 ways to stay safe on public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi may seem like a convenient way to get free quick access to the Internet - but it comes with some risks. What's wrong with public Wi-Fi? The risk…

Pingdom Drops Free Uptime Monitoring

Pingdom announced today they will discontinue the free tier of their website uptime monitoring service. As of 6 February 2019 people using the free plan will no longer be able…

The curiously grey market of GPL licensing

What is the GPL? When WordPress plugins and themes are released they're typically licensed under the GPL (General Public License) - this spells out the rights and limitations to using…

Free vs premium WordPress plugins

There are a huge number of WordPress plugins available to extend WordPress – this has contributed to the success of WordPress bringing it to power 27% of the Internet’s websites. Almost…