SEO & Homepage

26. September 2020
WordPress Plugin Public Post Plugin for public preview

Public Post Preview: Send WordPress posts in advance for viewing

For me it happens every now and then that companies that book a sponsored post want to read in advance what I have written about their product or service. This can of course be solved by [...]
10. September 2020
Problems with WordPress 5.5

WordPress 5.5 problems - the plugin "jQuery Migrate Helper" could (temporarily) be the solution ...

WordPress version 5.5.1 has been out for a while and the update to WordPress 5.5 ran reasonably cleanly on most blogs. Since I look after some customers who work with WordPress websites, I get [...]
3. September 2020
How to embed a video from your own hosting in Wordpress

Instructions: Embed self-hosted .mp4 video in WordPress

Many of you using WordPress will simply embed videos in your posts using the URL from YouTube. WordPress then recognizes that it is a film that is on YouTube and automatically builds [...]
21. August 2020

Depositphotos: Royalty-free photos at an affordable and uncomplicated rate

Stock photos are important for everyone who creates content, operates a blog, advertises or wants to tell stories using multimedia. The need for images and photos that can be downloaded for free or for [...] is particularly high on the Internet.
18 JULY 2020

My experiences with Borlabs: Legally secure cookie plugin for WordPress

Anyone who operates a website must include a cookie notice and a corresponding adjustment option for visitors. In my opinion, the Borlabs plugin is the best solution for WordPress to actually make tracking cookies rejectable for visitors. Borlabs [...]
1 JULY 2020

Is Flodesk the simple, cheap, and good looking Mailchimp?

If you want to maintain good reader loyalty for your blog, shop or other website, you need an e-mail newsletter. For example, I have been sending the Sir Apfelot newsletter via Mailchimp for years. But especially for beginners there are [...]
4th of June 2020

SEO from 2021: Google wants to include page experience

As Google announced last week, the page experience will be a stronger factor in determining whether a website ranks well or poorly in search engine results from 2021 onwards. So if you have search engine optimization (SEO) on the [...]
1th of June 2020
Wordpress Plugin Disable admin notes

Switch off messages individually in the WordPress admin area

Surely every WordPress user knows that: some plugin that you have installed persistently and constantly reappearing boxes with references to buy the premium version, write a review in the WordPress plugin repository or [... ]
31. May 2020
Prevent Wordpress plugin updates with PHP code

Prevent WordPress plugin updates for a specific plugin

Today I had to adapt a plugin in a customer's blog so that it optically matches the website and also has a German edition. Now the problem was that the customer was always busy updating his [...]