WordPress 6 is here

This is a major release and needs to be done manually (unless you are set up by your host for automatic major WP releases, use a plugin or have changed the wp-config file to do this).  I will be updating your website sometime week commencing 6th June. I’ll check...

WordPress Market Share

Wordpress websites are legion. Over 40% of all websites are now WordPress. This deserves a detailed analysis on why that might be and there is plenty of that out there ; this link has some interesting statistics and some suggestions for WordPress sucess. This is for...

Do you need a Privacy Policy?

Yes, you do even if you are not collecting personal data. You can just state this in your privacy policy. Sundial can provide a simple privacy policy but you may prefer to get legal advice as it’s a complex area on some websites. This article explains it well...

SSL Certificates

Your site needs an SSL certificate if only because search engines will penalise you if you don’t have one. Lots of other good reasons.https://www.cloudflare.com/en-gb/learning/ssl/what-is-an-ssl-certificate/ Not all SSL certificates are created equal....

Web Browsers, Market Share, Privacy

Google Chrome still has the lion’s share so consider that for SEO of course but don’t ignore the millions that use other browsers. And, separately, if you are concerned about trackers and privacy then consider Firefox with the DuckDuckGo extension....