Topic: Web Development

How to Contribute to WordPress and Make the Internet Better

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WordPress 4.0 – the latest version of the world’s most popular blogging and CMS platform dropped earlier this month. So what’s next? If you’re a user or developer who loves working with WordPress, then this is a great time to get involved in the community that builds it! Planning and preparations for the 4.1 release are… Read more »

Password Security

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When running and managing a web site making sure user accounts are secure is one of the first lines of defense against hackers. This responsibility lies on both the site developer as well it’s the users. In this article we will cover what users can do to make a strong password and how developers can keep that password… Read more »

WordCamp Maine 2014 Wrap-Up

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Last week several Hall employees and I participated at WordCamp Maine, Maine’s first WordCamp. In case you are unfamiliar with WordCamps, they are an informal gathering of developers, marketers and business owners who use WordPress as their Content Management System. WordCamp Maine included over twenty one speakers from around the world, including Hall employees RC Lations… Read more »

Is There a Mobile Experience Update Coming to the Google Algorithm?

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Is There a Mobile Experience Update Coming to the Google Algorithm? The question has to be asked: Is there a big update coming this fall to the Google algorithm focused around the mobile experience? Google usually puts out a bunch of updates to their algorithm every fall. In recent years we have seen Penguin 3.1,… Read more »