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WordPress Multisite Add an additional site using cPanel

WordPress/ 15th Jan 2020/Will Cook-Martin

Following on from our How to create a WordPress Multisite install, in this guide, we’ll discuss how to create a new site under your WordPress Multisite install. 1 Login to WordPress Login to your WordPress dashboard 2 Navigate to the Multisite Sites Dashboard Navigate to the multisite sites dashboard “My Sites” > “Network Admin” > […]

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Winter festivities are nearly upon us…

Company News/ 18th Dec 2019/Will Cook-Martin

It’s that time of year again. For some of you, it’s the greatest time of the year, whilst for others, I’m sure 2020 can’t come quick enough! Whatever your frame of mind, you can be sure that our support team will be on hand 24/7 over the Christmas break. Our Billing and New Accounts teams […]

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How to create a WordPress Multisite install

WordPress/ 16th Dec 2019/Will Cook-Martin

WordPress Multisite enables a single WordPress install with a single database to host multiple websites with completely different content. WordPress admins find this type of install attractive because it means they can manage all their WordPress installs from a single admin dashboard. Installing a plugin makes it available for use on all sites and updating […]

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How to test your website’s security

Security/ 27th Nov 2019/Will Cook-Martin

Hardening your website against security flaws should be high on the priority list for any business with an online presence. Websites are constantly targeted by hackers, for a whole variety of reasons, who search for vulnerabilities to exploit. So we strongly recommend that you test your website’s security thoroughly, to ensure that your service is […]

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Move your WordPress site to Clook

WordPress/ 20th Nov 2019/Will Cook-Martin

The thought of moving your WordPress site can be extremely daunting, particularly if the WordPress site is a major source of income for you or your business. The truth is that if the move is properly planned and managed, there will be very little disruption if any at all. At Clook we’ve completed many thousands […]

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WordPress database maintenance

WordPress/ 23rd Oct 2019/Will Cook-Martin

If you have a sluggish WordPress site, one of the most commonly overlooked issues is the size of your database. Like most modern websites, WordPress stores its information in a database. PHP is used to extract this information and turn it into HTML, which your web browser then renders. The size of your database can […]

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Choose the right hosting for WordPress

WordPress/ 15th Aug 2019/Will Cook-Martin

WordPress is a very popular content management system which is used to power millions of websites around the world. Blogs, business websites, eCommerce stores, forums, helpdesks, pretty much any type of website you can think of, you can use WordPress to build and manage it! A site powered by WordPress is only as good as […]

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Choose your brand and domain name

Tips and Guides/ 05th Aug 2019/Will Cook-Martin

Going back a few years, the process of forming a business started with creating a brand name that captured the founder’s vision for the new venture. Whether or not the name was available as a domain name was probably not even a factor. Nowadays, memorable and/or short domain names are in very short supply and […]

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What Is WordPress

WordPress/ 13th Jun 2019/Will Cook-Martin

What is WordPress? WordPress (also known as WP) if a free to use, open source Content Management System (CMS) used by millions of websites around the world. It is written in a coding language called PHP and uses a MySQL database to store information (don’t worry if those terms frighten you – you don’t need […]

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WordPress Vulnerability WP Live Chat – CVE-2019-11185

Security/ 28th May 2019/Will Cook-Martin

We’re seeing an increased number of support requests due to a current WordPress Vulnerability, specifically relating to the WP Live Chat plugin. If you use the WP Live Chat plugin, please ensure you are aware of the vulnerability and have followed the recommended steps to resolve. The issue is described here along with the remediation […]

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