Plugin Announcement: Update WooCommerce Store Toolkit, WordPress User Meta Manager and WP User Frontend plugins

Three popular WordPress plugins were updated within the last 24 hours to fix severe vulnerabilities. If you use WooCommerce Store Toolkit, WordPress User Meta Manager, or WP User Frontend plugins, we recommend updating as soon as possible to keep your site secure. For more details about the updates or vulnerabilities, see this article from Wordfence. To verify whether your …

Get your posts into subscribers’ inboxes

Getting your freshly squeezed advice or creative ideas out to loyal readers is top priority after you hit “Publish.” But how you do that can vary from setting up new post notifications, blasting social media, or manually assembling newsletters for your readers. With dozens of email service providers out there and an equal portion of …

IMPORTANT: Update to WordPress 4.4.1 to prevent cross-site vulnerability

Earlier this month, WordPress.org released a security and maintenance update to the software that addresses a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability present in previous versions. This vulnerability could compromise your site by allowing an attacker to inject malicious code into your site through user forms, and then use your site to pass on the malicious code to your end users. …

Hosting by Real People & for Real People with Brian Pikkaart

When Agathon Group’s first WordPress hosting clients arrived on the scene, they came looking for better hosting. Beyond just a bullet list of features, they needed friendly experts who would listen. Fortunately, they found Brian Pikkaart. As more clients arrived, Brian helped to create what is now AGhosted, Agathon Group’s managed WordPress hosting platform. Brian …

Three WordPress themes to revamp your deals and coupons site

If you share deals and coupons as a main part of your website content, you might want to check out these WordPress themes tailored for deals and coupons sites. This week, we picked three WordPress themes to highlight, each designed to adapt to various screen sizes, and featuring neat ways to organize your deals or coupons site. CouponHut …