Switching your email to Google Workspace (formerly G Suite)

Google offers a great platform for businesses to communicate easier (like Google Voice) and be more productive (like Google Drive), one of the most useful tools is the email service. Imagine your business email (bob@mysite.com) with all the tools and feature that a Gmail account has… that’s Google Workspace. It’s so good that we use…

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How do I use BackupBuddy to migrate a website?

To learn more BackupBuddy (including requirements, tutorials,etc…) please go HERE. If another provider will be migrating the website to another server, please follow these instructions. We will be providing two files (a .zip and a .php file) that you can use to migrate the site: STEP 1)​ The first step is to F​TP the two…

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How do I share files using DropBox?

Sending small files over email works great but what happens when you have a large file (over 20 MB) you want to share with us? The best way is to use a cloud storage service and share the files using that service. This works much better than sending the actual file because instead of send…

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How can I check where a form is sending the email notifications to?

If the site uses Gravity Forms (most do) you can easily check where email notifications are being sent to by following these instructions: 1: Login to the WordPress admin area 2: Click on Forms (left side of screen) 3: Move your mouse over the form you want to check, then Settings and then click on…

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Setup and configure a SMTP email server

When emails are not being by the server and you’ve tried everything else… the last course of action is to setup a SMTP email server. This is basically an email account that sends emails. While it sounds simple, it’s a very complex thing to setup, however here are the basic steps: Create a new Gmail…

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Can all videos be used as a background to a row?

While we can place any MP4 video as a background of a row, that does not mean that all videos will work as a background of a row.  Here are some things to keep in mind when creating a video for the background of a row: No words: Make sure that there are NO words…

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Understanding Portrait VS Landscape photos

Some photos work well in some places on a website and other photos will not.  Most of the time this comes down to the orientation of the elements within the photo.  There are two types of orientations in photos, either Portrait (aka: Tall, Vertical) or Landscape (aka: Wide, Horizontal).  Here is a diagram of each:…

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How to manually upload/overwrite a plugin via FTP / Cpanel

Sometimes your website will have an error and you will not be able to do certain things in the admin.  Maybe you can’t login because of a broken plugin. Maybe you just can’t upload a plugin through the admin area. Whatever the problem is, if you need to FTP a plugin to your WordPress website…

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