Excellent Hosting for WordPress Websites

Excellent Hosting for WordPress Websites

I can speak from experience and I have worked with many of the recommended industry “top ranked” WordPress web hosts.  I must admit my favorite is still SiteGround. I have had some websites infiltrated by malicious code in the past, I have had some websites not be ‘live’ due to various reasons by the Host having issues. Hands down, SiteGround has been the best Host for my clients. It has had the best security against...

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WordPress Statistics 2019

WordPress Statistics 2019

When searching the internet to help explain to others why we love using WordPress to develop new business websites, CITS found this excellent article from Kinsta: Wild and Interesting WordPress Statistics and Facts (2019) Our favorite facts to share – WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system powering 34% of all websites on the internet. On top of that: WordPress has a 60.8% market share in the CMS market WordPress...

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Reasons You Need a Website

Reasons You Need a Website

I have met some potential clients that feel they don’t really need a website.  Many of them are happy with just social media.  I disagree.  Thank you to this Professional Web Developer in Ireland for his excellent explanation. Give this article a read and let me know – Do you think you need a website? https://www.dannylewin.com/blog/do-you-still-need-a-website/...

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Choosing a good WordPress Host

Choosing a good WordPress Host

Collective IT Solutions has worked with numerous WordPress website Hosts, for quite a few years even.  We admit, there are many good hosts out there and you may select yours for various reasons.  But if you are new to WordPress, looking to save some money or just want a good WordPress Host that takes care of a lot for you; we strongly recommend www.siteground.com. They are inexpensive and offer a lot of features for you that other hosts do not...

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Small Business – Why Should I use Social Media?

Small Business – Why Should I use Social Media?

Here is a good article that explains some of the benefits of utilizing Social Media to Advertise / Grow your business.  It seems like an overwhelming prospect to many, but it doesn’t need to be.  Free Advertising with a potential large reach to new customers – sign me up! If you’re really overwhelmed by using Social Media, you can hire a company such as Collective IT Solutions, Inc. to assist you.  You can even decide on your...

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The True Cost of WordPress Maintenance

The True Cost of WordPress Maintenance

When working with WordPress Website clients, I always try to include a Maintenance package in our signed contract. Many of the clients are all for it and see how it can help. Some clients don’t see any need for it. And sometimes, clients feel they can do it themselves (which is a great option in my opinion if they are willing to take the time and gain the knowledge to do so!). Here is a decent article by EfficientWP explaining these 3...

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