SEO plugins for WordPress

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I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked “what’s the best SEO plugin for WordPress?” My immediate reply (trying to keep the look of exasperation off my face) is to ask, “in terms of what?” Think of it this way, what if someone asked you what’s the best car or best place to live? For me these questions …

Norwich University Website Rebuild: update #3

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It occurs to me that I should probably give this project a name other than “University website  rebuild”. Bob comes to mind but… For now I’m going to refer to it as NUMedia because the project encompasses all different types of online media whereas the old site could barely handle HTML. So here’s the latest on the project. Tuesday Mar …

Building faculty profiles

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A little background on the current state of affairs. During the move to stabilize our sites (see Rebuilding a university website. Step one.) we moved legacy content to WordPress and didn’t take time to do a redesign. We just used the content and design we already had. The design isn’t responsive and there’s old code for a mobile site that’s so outdated …

Is WordPress Secure?

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I’ve heard and read over and over again how WordPress is insecure, hackable, and sub-standard. I never fully believed it but still, I had that nagging question of “what if?” So I decided to see if I could get a clear answer. I started the way I often do, I put the question to the community on Webmaster World. I …