How to Clear the WP Engine Cache

How to Clear the WP Engine Cache

WP Engine built in caching is a breathe of fresh air if you’re used to managing caching plugins, and their finicky settings and tendency to break.  Built into the WordPress dashboard, the WP Engine cache control is just two clicks away, which makes theme changes...
How to Access phpMyAdmin at WP Engine

How to Access phpMyAdmin at WP Engine

If you’ve run WordPress for any length of time, you’re no doubt familiar with phpMyAdmin.  Access to phpMyAdmin can often be critical to your WordPress operation and debugging needs, and thankfully WP Engine makes this very easy. Unlike some web hosts...
Choosing the Best WordPress Plugin

Choosing the Best WordPress Plugin

WordPress plugins offer a quick and easy way to expand the function of your WordPress website. When searching the WordPress.org plugin directory, or web for a suitable plugin, one has to factor in several criteria to ultimately decide which plugin to utilize. By day I...
New Simple Bootstrap WordPress Theme

New Simple Bootstrap WordPress Theme

I didn’t set out to create a Bootstrap theme for WordPress, yet here I am, running just that and proclaiming yet again, that I will resurrect this blog from it’s deathbed (I’ll spare you the overly dramatic “I’m back” post). First...
WordPress Security Best Practices

WordPress Security Best Practices

A long overdue follow up to my immensely popular almost perfect WordPress htaccess file article.  This article of best practices should give you several more tricks up your sleeve to keep your WordPress installation secure and running smooth & below the radar of...