Category Archives: Tech and Software

Everything You Need to Know About WordPress – Truths vs Misconceptions

Everything You Need to Know About WordPress – Truths vs Misconceptions

In case you didn’t already know, WordPress is a pretty big deal. Nearly 80 million websites and blogs utilize some form of WordPress. That’s basically the population of Germany, just for reference. As a CMS (content management system), WordPress has …
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Website Video Hosting Options: What’s Best for Me?

Website Video Hosting Options: What’s Best for Me?

If a picture is worth a thousand words and a video is just thousands of pictures shown in rapid succession, then that means there’s a lot to be said about a well done video. Video is a great way to …
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What Exactly is Website Hosting and How Does it Work?

For most of us, the internet is one of those things that we use but don’t really understand how it works. It’s like gravity or health insurance. Even if someone has a website, we’ve found they often don’t understand the …
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Common Causes of Website Crashes

Common Causes of Website Crashes

When your website goes down, it’s a big deal.  Your website is often your showcase, your sales floor, your point of contact, your resume, and so much more. An extended website outage at the wrong time is no different than a …
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Building an Event-Based Website Using BuddyPress and Events Manager Pro

Building an Event-Based Website Using BuddyPress and Events Manager Pro

BuddyPress is a very popular WordPress extension that allows you to turn any WordPress site into a social media platform.  With features such as profile creation, friending, internal messaging, wall posting, and more, BuddyPress comes pre-built with all sorts of …
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Customizing WordPress: Free Themes, Premium Themes, and Frameworks

At Radiate Digital, we use WordPress as the platform for over 90% of our websites.  WordPress is an incredibly popular and powerful platform that can do just about anything. Yet it also manages to offer a relatively simple CMS for …
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Browser Review: A Day in the Life with Microsoft Edge

Browser Review: A Day in the Life with Microsoft Edge

Internet Explorer: Once the dominant internet browser, now a running joke. Oh how the mighty can fall so very far. In case you’re unaware, the browser that has come pre-loaded on Windows for over 15 years is pretty much hated …
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Why Did the New York Stock Exchange, Wall Street Journal, and United Airlines Crash?

What are the odds?  Just days after the release of the latest Terminator movie, it appears some major technological malfunctions are happening.  The New York Stock Exchange,  the Wall Street Journal website, and the computer systems for United Airlines have all …
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