Announcing Amazon S3 back up on all hosting accounts

Florence Road is pleased to announce that Amazon S3 back up will added to all hosted accounts that are on WP Engine’s infrastructure.  This additional layer of security and back up will have no additional cost to our customers.   Read more

WordPress websites – Just like building a house

I have love grand designs, and I often relate the building of our wordpress websites back to building a house.  So let’s put on the project management hat for a minute and think about how your wordpress website is actually a home. Read more

WordPress Website CMS Stats – WordPress is King

The most recent wordpress website CMS market share stats, show that it’s not just us that thinks wordpress is the ultimate cms for a website.  The stats are so one sided, you’d be forgiven for thinking it was a pie chart for the tablet market in Australia.  Read more

Does blogging help search? It’s simple with a wordpress website.

Google loves new relevant content, as such we always recommend to clients that they write a few blog posts to help them improve their search ranking.  But does blogging actually help search and is it difficult to blog with a wordpress website?  Read more

What an engagement taught me about Twitter

Twitter, like other social networks before it, seems to be turning into a popularity contest.  It seems to be about how many followers you can get and how quickly.  The more followers you have the more influential you are right?  I’m off that idea. Read more

WordPress Website Security – Minimise Potential Hacks

Wordpress website SecurityWith malware up 140% in the past 2 years, and in recent months a number of our clients wordpress websites hacked, we took time to explore why wordpress websites are hacked, and what measures we can employ to maximise wordpress security.  Read more

Top tips for the best cafe website

If you’re thinking about a new website for your cafe or restaurant, or perhaps you are researching to create your very first, we’ve got some ideas to help you create a successful website that will provide a great impression. Read more

All Time Top 5 WordPress Plugins

One of the best things about wordpress websites are the ability to add plugins to your website, which essentially is just like adding apps to your phone.  We thought we’d compile our top 5 wordpress plugins that we rely on for nearly every single wordpress website that we build. Read more

Optimum Length for Online Content

Attention spans online are much shorter than in face to face communication.  So if you are creating digital content for online audiences such as podcasts or videos, then what is the optimum length to keep your audience engaged?

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Adding a thumbnail pic to your WordPress Website

Many of you might notice with WordPress websites, that you have an opportunity to display a picture of yourself as a little thumbnail.  This is typically displayed in the comments and about sections (after a post) and in wordpress terms is called an gravatar or avatar.  This post explains how you can upload one. Read more