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WordPress 5.3 & Twenty Twenty Theme

You’ll maybe have noticed this site changed a little (a lot actually) in the past day or so, as I’ve been testing the Release Candidate WordPress 5.3 and have now put the Twenty Twenty theme into production too.

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How to Setup a WooCommerce store with Wholesale prices

This is something which is a somewhat common request, particularly with the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and other serious businesses, who are increasingly turning to WordPress & WooCommerce as their enterprise-grade software solution, owing to it’s lack of vendor lock-in and flexibility.

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PHP 7.3.11 and 7.2.24 released

Updates for PHP 7.3 and 7.2 have been released today. Full details at this link.

This was announced in the following Tweet.

PHP is an open source programming language which drives a heck of a lot of the modern web. Consider contributing in some way to this excellent project.

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Meet me in Berlin, June 20-22

I am attending WordCamp Europe 2019 from 20th – 22nd June in Berlin, Germany.

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Magento 1.x to WooCommerce Migration

Looking to get a quote or estimate to migrate a Magento 1.x store over to WooCommerce in the next year or so?

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Resolve WordPress “The site is experiencing technical difficulties.”

If you recently upgraded WordPress to version 5.2 you’ll maybe have seen there are a lot of new Health Check and technical goodies – particularly, there’s some disaster prevention elements in there.

But, maybe you were unfortunate, and a plugin or theme update has shown you a new message, which says “The site is experiencing technical difficulties.”

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Need help setting up WooCommerce Shipping rules?

A lot of my clients come to me looking for help with a range of WooCommerce problems, and one of the main things many don’t have so much concept of (before they get started with their stores) is shipping.

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Resolving Siteground CPU Issues

In the past couple of years, as well as overseeing medium and large business WordPress development at Silicon Dales, I’ve also kept my skills sharp working on over 330+ freelance projects of varying sizes.

Often I’m contracted to consult or troubleshoot difficult situations, so I see a lot of common threads running through tasks, which allow me to offer assistance to WordPress webmasters who may be struggling with similar issues.

One thing I’ve seen cropping up a little on more complex WP sites in the past few months is sites hosted on Siteground who are – in one way or another – maxing out their CPU.

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PageSpeed Insights Showing Slow Loading Times for your Website?

Is Google’s PageSpeed Insights showing low scores or slow loading times for your website?

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“I want my website to load in under 1 second”

Do you want your website to load in under 1 second? On the front end (the public side) and the backend (the admin side)… in fact, on all pages? Of course you do.