WordCamp Orlando 2015—A Conference Not to Miss

As a WordPress business, WordCamp conferences are close to our heart. This year, our WP Valet team is excited to contribute the branding for the WordCamp Orlando 2015 conference. Our lead designer Hyemi Oh did a terrific job on the logo, emulating a fanciful, storybook theme—inspiring imagination and creativity. The WordCamp Orlando website also cameRead More

Welcome Pantheon as a Preferred Partner!

The WP Valet team loves building strong relationships in the community. It’s exciting to grow and work with new people. This month, we’re very happy to announce that Pantheon—a WordPress and Drupal hosting company—is now working with WP Valet as partner. To get things off to a smooth start, our team took a trip out to San FranciscoRead More

Five Ingredients of Successful and Happy Business Owners

If you’re reading this, it’s likely you’re already a business owner or perhaps you’re just starting out. Running a successful business is rewarding to be sure, but it’s not an easy task. One of the challenges that many owners face is finding a work-life balance. Many people get so laser focused on building their company that itRead More

WordCamp Boston

Boston is an amazing city filled with great food, lots of history, and great fun. It was a wonderful experience to be invited to WordCamp Boston 2015 to speak on the Yoast WordPress SEO plugin. The weekend was filled with great sponsors, speakers, attendees, and swag. However, the real question is: What is the takeaway,Read More

Lead Generation Using Twitter Card Ads – Part One

For the past couple months, I’ve been experimenting with Twitter Ads. Until yesterday however, I had no idea just how powerful they can be for building an email list. It’s still a work in progress, and in this article I’m going to show you what I’ve found. The potential marketing power involved is truly impressive. Twitter AdsRead More

Google’s “Mobile Friendly” Update to Reward Sites

Google announced that starting on April 21st, 2015 there would be a boost in rankings for mobile-friendly web pages. This would include pages that are legible and usable on mobile devices, and it would affect mobile search results worldwide. (Conversely, pages designed for only large screens would see a significant decrease in rankings in mobile searchRead More

Are You Under Attack? Cross-site Scripting (XSS)

One of the reasons why WP Valet clients use our maintenance service is protection. Security issues arise on the internet constantly, and our team makes it our business to identify and protect you from threats to your web presence. A big one to hit the internet this year was the Cross-site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability. Hackers constantly exploreRead More

WordCamp Miami 2015—Coming Up Soon!

WordCamp Miami is coming up this month May 29th-31st, and our team is super excited to be attending and speaking. WordCamps everywhere are made awesome by all the speakers and attendees who come and share their knowledge, learn about WordPress, have fun hanging out together. A vital part of WordCamps is the amazing sponsors. Without sponsors, these incredible conferencesRead More