How to set up SSL in WordPress

SSL is becoming more of a consideration for WordPress developers. Not only will you need it if you’re developing a transactional website, but now it could affect your SEO too. In this quick tip I’ll show you how easy it is to make your WordPress site more secure. What is SSL and Why Use It? […]

WordPress for Writers

WordPress for Writers

In this post for the alliance of independent authors, I provide an overview of what WordPress is and how it can benefit authors. Includes: the difference between and self-hosted WordPress how to create a self-hosted WordPress site choosing themes and plugins getting help from the support forums. The article is aimed at authors but […]

Theme Development – posts and tutorials

A roundup of some of my favourite tutorials, books and videos that I’ve produced on WordPress theme development, including using and building themes, the Customizer, child themes and more.

WordPress Jargon Buster

Do you sit at the back of WordCamps wondering what on earth people are talking about? Be confused no more with my A to Z of WordPress terminology!

The REST API for the REST of Us

What’s the REST API all about? What opportunities does it promise? This talk aims to demystify things for non-developers.

Learn All About WordPress Multisite

Updated on October 12 2016. I’m a huge fan of WordPress Multisite. I use it to host three very different networks, and think it’s the most useful aspect of WordPress. Without it, I’d have about a hundred separate WordPress installations! Here are some of the posts/videos I’ve written/recorded about WordPress Multisite. I’ll update this post […]