Hey hey! Calling all New Jersey WordPress nerds! The New Jersey WordPress meetup group (organized by a few familiar faces) is hosting the indomitable Brad Williams for a presentation on WordPress Multisite. The presentation itself will be a basic introduction to WordPress Multisite, including showing how to set-up and use...Continue Reading New Jersey, Come Learn About WordPress Multisite!
Every couple months or so, Google seems to like to shake things up a bit and add some new criteria by which they rank sites. One of the most recent of these shakeups was that your site might now be ranked based on whether it supports https. This led to a...Continue Reading How to Set Up HTTPS on WordPress Multisite Without Headaches
Recently Chris Reynolds brought up an issue he was experiencing with one of our client projects; he was struggling to compare the current active status for plugins in a multisite network between internal dev servers and a WPEngine staging site so that he could debug some issues that were occurring....Continue Reading Checking Plugin Activation Status on Multisite Networks
Migrating a WordPress multisite install involving domain name changes is a bit different than migrating a single WordPress install. Below is a list of places you’ll need to update the site urls to avoid obscure errors like “Error establishing a database connection” that aren’t actually helpful when diagnosing. wp-config.php –...Continue Reading Migrating WordPress Multisite from a Development URL to Staging or Production URL
Over the past few years WebDevStudios has built a great professional relationship with the wonderful people at Network Communications, Inc. They are known for being the largest national publisher of local printed and online magazines for the real estate market. They publish the most recognized real estate magazines in the...Continue Reading NCI Creates a New Business Model with the Help of WDS
Dr. Mark Hyman is a family physician, a four-time New York Times bestselling author, and an internationally recognized leader in the field of Functional Medicine. His websites, DrHyman.com and UltraWellnessCenter.com, contains a wealth of information on Functional Medicine, his 7 Keys to Ultra Wellness, books, healthy recipes, dietary supplements and...Continue Reading Have you visited the new DrHyman.com?
We are excited to announce the release of our new WordPress Maintenance Packages! Currently we offer three different support package levels: Standard, Gold, and Platinum. Keeping your WordPress installation current is the single most effective way to keep your website secure and safe from vulnerabilities and hacks. Our support packages...Continue Reading New WordPress Maintenance Packages!
Last week BuddyPress announced the launch of their much anticipated beta release. BuddyPress is a set of WordPress MU plugins that adds social networking functionality to any standard WordPress MU installation. Each BuddyPress component is independent, meaning you can choose which features you’d like and are not required to install...Continue Reading BuddyPress Beta Released – WordPress Meets Social Networking
We are excited to announce the launch of our latest project, The Sister Project. The Sister Project is a blog network or family of sister blogs. Conceived by Margaret Roach, The Sister Project version 1.0 is a thread of conversation that started with just four “sisters,” Margaret, Marion, Paige and...Continue Reading The Sister Project powered by WordPress MU
WordPress has released version 2.6.5 for standard WordPress and WordPress MU. This new update fixes one security vulnerability and multiple bugs. The security issue is an XSS exploit that only affects IP-based virtual servers running on Apache 2.x, which excludes all WebDevStudios.com servers. As you may have noticed WordPress skipped...Continue Reading WordPress and WordPress MU version 2.6.5 released