Sucuri Recommended by Spider Website Design

Fast becoming the industry standard in malware monitoring and after event cleanup, Sucuri offer a free site scan if you think you are suffering from malware. Although we use other methods of site security, we always carry out Sucuri checks before making a site live and letting your customers loose on it! Although WordPress is extremely secure, one can never be too careful and arming yourself … [Read more...]

HostGator Hosting Recommended by Spider Website Design

Okay, so you are looking for hosting and need to sort the wheat from the chaff!  Not easy!  There are so many options available. I'm not going to wax lyrical about the benefits of HostGator, all I can say is that they have never let me down! I have used other hosting options who have let me down, believe me! Hostgator hosting is easy to set up, extremely affordable and reliable as hell. That … [Read more...]

Genesis Framework Post Info Edit By Category

The Genesis Framework is so customisable it is untrue! That said sometimes you come across a client request that means you have to do a little research before you find the answer.  I recently had cause to show the post info on all categories except one whilst using the Enterprise childframe based on the Genesis framework.. After hours of research I eventually figured it out and thought I ought to … [Read more...]

StudioPress Themes Recommended by Spider Website Design

In our view, there is absolutely no point in having a fabulous framework like Genesis if you are not going to add a superb child theme. Admittedly, we heavily customise the child themes we overlay on the framework dependent on our clients requirements. However, we always start with one of the stunning child themes from StudioPress. Starting our customisation with a known base saves time and … [Read more...]

Genesis WordPress Framework Recommended by Spider Website Design

Many of our WordPress Content Management sites are based around the Genesis Framework. We then add a StudioPress childtheme and customise to the clients requirements. Genesis gives the flexibility we need and is extremely well supported. One of the deciding factors in using this particular framework is the fact that it is clearly established and supported by the IM community. Although we do some … [Read more...]

BackUpBuddy – Recommended By Spider Website Design

Can you imagine the dire consequences and negative impact on our business if we messed up a client site?! We have nightmares about this scenario and have constantly searched for convenient methods of backing up client WordPress sites. Finally our web searching led us to the absolutely fantastic suite of plugins by iThemes. BackUp Buddy has got to be one of the best plugins available. Yes it costs … [Read more...]