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  • Supporting Astra WordPress Theme

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    As of 2020 we're going to start offering the Astra WordPress theme on all of our servers. Astra is one of the most popular themes worldwide with over half a million downloads. Its is a great stepping stone into broadening our products and services by welcoming a third party provider with a proven track record. Read what's in store in the coming year.

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    Nexus Themes Release 3.0.191203.1213

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    We've got an exciting release this week. Both a new release of WordPress and improved compatibility with your favorite SEO plugin Yoast SEO needed a new theme release.

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    WordPress 5.3.1 Update

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    Every so often WordPress brings out a new release. This time it's 5.31. And we take every precaution to ensure the products that power your site are compatible and stay compatible with the latest release of WordPress. This includes clients running on our hosting.

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    Our Facebook Group: The WordPress Nexus

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    A live chat yesterday prompted me to start a Facebook Group. During the chat the client expressed intent to hire a web designer, which is a service we don't provide. This is not the first time it has happened and probably not the last. Prompting me to connect with one of our most loyal resellers and breathe live into our Facebook Group: the WordPress Nexus.

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    Your Nexus Themes Account

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    Yesterday one of our clients was looking to obtain the latest release of our theme. A simple enough request. But we never told you about your Nexus Themes account, let alone where to find it. Fortunately, this person was gracious enough to point that out to us.

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    Nexus Themes Release 3.0.191203.1213

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    One of our core pillars with respect to theme updates is the products' robustness. In those cases, the best thing that can happen when you update your theme is nothing. That's because a lot of work goes into making sure your site keeps on running as technology advances with it. This is largely one of those releases.

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    Safe And Secure With The Enhanced WordPress Backup Feature

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    Backups are like insurance policies: dull, boring, easily forgotten in the heat of the moment and sorely missed when needed. Fortunately we have a professional backup solution for all our hosting clients which just got a little bit better. Now everyone has to ability to restore backups themselves up to 30 days in the past.

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    When Should You Choose Our Hosting And What Do You Get If Do

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    While we started out years ago as a premium theme supplier, we've long since moved into hosting as well. For each of our WordPress we offer the hosted version. In this article I'm going to explain why we've chosen to add hosting to our services, when to choose our hosting, and what you get when you buy it.

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    DIY Website Versus Hiring A Professional Web Designer

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    In this article we're going to explore the benefits of building a website yourself versus hiring a professional web designer. We're going to through some of our own experiences as a theme supplier in the mix. So that should make for some interesting perspective on the true added value of a web designer vs using your own skills.

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    The Hidden Costs Of Hosting

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    Hosting is such a simple product. Or at least it should be. But just as with our last article about domain names there are a lot of hidden costs, especially after that first year. Costs that within a process of auto-renewal is being hoisted on the shoulders of the customer. In this article we'll review three of the biggest hosting providers and see how deep the rabbit's hole will go.

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    How Much You're Really Paying For A Domain Name

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    The first thing almost everyone starts off with when building a website is the domain name. But how much should you pay for a regular .com domain name? Our research of three of the most popular hosting providers reveals a handful of interesting facts. Read about the way GoDaddy, Bluehost and Hostgator effectively use smoke and mirrors to lift a couple of extra dollars from your pocket.

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    How To Choose The Right Domain Name For Your Business Website

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    You're really excited about starting your own business. You realize that any business today needs their own website. So obviously the first thing that comes to mind is what domain name to pick for this exciting new endeavour. In this article we're going to cover everything you need to know to pick the perfect domain name for your business website.

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