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How to Connect a GoDaddy Site to ManageWP

By Toby Cryns / June 27, 2022 / Comments Off on How to Connect a GoDaddy Site to ManageWP

GoDaddy owns ManageWP, and, strangely, they make it very difficult to add GoDaddy-managed WordPress sites to their ManageWP service. Thankfully, there’s a quick workaround: That’s it! I hope this is helpful. Many thanks to Abby for the tip! UPDATE on May 1, 2023: It looks like GoDaddy is no longer using the ManageWP worker plugin,… Continue Reading How to Connect a GoDaddy Site to ManageWP

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Why I switched from WPMUDEV’s Defender Pro to WordFence for WordPress Security

By Toby Cryns / November 12, 2021 / Comments Off on Why I switched from WPMUDEV’s Defender Pro to WordFence for WordPress Security

A while back, I started using WPMUDEV’s Defender Pro plugin for security on all my WordPress sites. I made a decision this week to switch to WordFence. The conversation was forced on me, because I had a site using Defender Pro that was hacked. I do not blame Defender Pro for the hack, however, this… Continue Reading Why I switched from WPMUDEV’s Defender Pro to WordFence for WordPress Security

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My quest for the perfect WordPress maintenance mode plugin

By Toby Cryns / December 18, 2020 / Comments Off on My quest for the perfect WordPress maintenance mode plugin

There was a day when WordPress maintenance mode plugins were simple little things designed by developers for developers, and these little gems were very useful. Then marketers got involved. Here’s my WordPress maintenance mode plugin that gets back to the true intent of these little beauts. Continue Reading My quest for the perfect WordPress maintenance mode plugin

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what template file am i viewing wordpress plugin

We’re on WP.org!

By Toby Cryns / November 18, 2019 / Comments Off on We’re on WP.org!

Another decade – another milestone! Our What Template File Am I Viewing? WordPress plugin has a direct mention on WP.org’s Child Themes page. It’s a little plugin that’s been around since 2012 with code by the legendary John Hawkins (and lovingly wrapped by yours truly!). Continue Reading We’re on WP.org!

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Divi Gutenberg Block Module

By Toby Cryns / September 30, 2019 / Comments Off on Divi Gutenberg Block Module

Back in December 2018, Elegant Themes announced they’d be launching a Gutenberg Block module within the Divi Theme. Almost a year later, that module hasn’t materialized. Continue Reading Divi Gutenberg Block Module

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