Website Geek Speak Deciphered: PHP vs.

I work with a wonderful team of web gurus who are amazingly talented but sometimes speak a secret techie language.  If you work with techies, you likely know exactly what I mean.  Bless their hearts... I am in a marketing role and thus a "non-techie techie". I understand enough to be dangerous, but still get lost in their techie speak if ever I try to eavesdrop outside their office.  Who me, eavesdrop?  Never. Although we work to shield … [Read more...]

Website Security: Is WordPress Safe?

WordPress CMS Websites Do you know what software was used to build your website?  Many business owners don't, but most prefer a website powered by a Content Management System (CMS).  A CMS website is the type that the average person is able to update and maintain without having to have special techie skills. The most popular CMS in use on the web today is WordPress.  WordPress is a free open source website software built on PHP and MySQL.  That … [Read more...]

Joomla: The CMS We Loved

Note: this article was originally written in 2010.  Since that time website software popularity has changed.  Although we still provide support for Joomla! powered websites, today's most popular CMS is WordPress and our current preference for ease of client use.  What is Joomla? Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS) and has become one of the most popular website software options available.  We love Joomla because it has … [Read more...]