Why Do Hackers Hack?

I remember the shock I got when I first installed a plugin which reported attempts to hack into my website. I ticked the setting to send me an email if a hacking attempt occurred. To my horror, hundreds of these notification emails arrived within the first hour and I had to log in and quickly …

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Free Website Security Courses

Sucuri, experts in website and online security, have announced free Website Security courses. Click on the image below to visit Sucuri and view their courses. Initial courses are aimed at beginner level, so there’s no need for in-depth technical knowledge. With the constant and growing threat of website hacks and online compromises, we all need …

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Gutenberg Blocks – Cover Image

Simple Example of Cover Image Block Very simply, the Cover Image block allows you to include an image with text sitting in front of it, like the image below (where the words “Simple Cover Image Block” are not part of the image but text typed directly into the block in the editor):-

Gutenberg Blocks – Images

These are the standard blocks which deal with images:- image inline image gallery cover image Image Choosing an image block allows images to be added from your computer or from the media library (ie already uploaded to WordPress), just as in the classic WordPress editor. After uploading/choosing the image, image size and other settings can …

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Writing with Gutenberg

This is a first step into using the new Gutenberg editor.  I am typing this content directly into the WordPress page and I will do any formatting here and see how straightforward or confusing it turns out to be. Headings, Paragraphs and Other Blocks It turns out that headings, paragraphs, etc are all separate blocks. …

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Website Security

Every one of us who has a website has a responsibility to keep it secure.  Here’s why:- Thank you, Sucuri!