How to protect your business from phishing scams

Fishing can be an exceptionally relaxing way to spend a sunny autumn afternoon. That is, unless you’re the fish. The more contemporary concept of phishing scams thrusts everyone, from ordinary web surfers to marketers to high-level eCommerce executives, on the opposite end of the fishing pole. What are phishing scams? Put …

7 Plugins for Adding Structured Data to Your WordPress Website

Structured data (sometimes called “Schema” or “microdata”) has emerged as an important part of SEO strategy. Search engines are making use of this information to enhance listings and provide users with more immediate answers. Even if you’re not 100% sure what structured data is, you’ve undoubtedly run across it in …

What Baloo can teach us about our suspicion of tall buildings

“What Baloo had said about the monkeys was perfectly true. They belonged to the tree-tops, and as beasts very seldom look up, there was no occasion for the monkeys and the Jungle-People to cross each other’s path.” Now of course, Rudyard Kipling meant this figuratively but there is a clear …

How to plan out your Instagram feed in Photoshop

There’s no doubt that it’s important to learn about an Instagram feed in Photoshop for your business. After all, there are more than 800 million monthly active users on Instagram. So clearly there’s good reason to have a presence on Instagram. But once you set up your account and start looking …

How to check for website vulnerability with a security audit

The whole point of a website security audit is to give you and your clients peace of mind. Knowing that you have gone through a client’s site, eliminated any website vulnerability you identify, and secured the site should bring a smile to your face. Related: Making website maintenance plans a …

People who experience early redundancy have poor health in later life

People who involuntarily lose their job early in their career have poorer health in later life, according to new findings from the University of Kent in the UK and the University of Bamberg in Germany. Researchers, including Dr Olena Nizalova from the Centre for Health Service Studies (CHSS) within the …

Valentine’s Day social media marketing tips for florists and jewelers

The holidays have come and gone, but it’s already time to start preparing for the next biggest spending day of the year: Valentine’s Day. If you own a jewelry store or floral shop, it’s time to get your business’s social media ready, and this quick and easy guide is here to …

Deploy a Laravel App to Alibaba Cloud Using Docker

In this tutorial, we will deploy a Laravel application using Docker and Alibaba Cloud Container Service. Prerequisites Before you begin this guide you’ll need the following: Docker installed on your local machine (if you can’t install the latest version you can use Docker Toolbox) Composer installed on your computer Preparing …

Construction and property firms call on Government to set binding environmental targets

Twenty-three of the UK’s most influential built environment businesses have signed an open letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer asking for the Environment Bill to provide the foundation for economic growth that is restorative and regenerative by design. In the letter, which was coordinated by UK Green Building Council …

How to Use Git Branches & Buddy to Organize Project Code

This article was created in partnership with Buddy. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. In this article, you will learn how to set up continuous integration/deployment pipelines for your branching workflow. We will be using Buddy CI/CD services to set up the pipelines. We’ll use a …

Snag a Dyson vacuum on sale: The super powerful V6 handheld is discounted at Walmart

Why do the hard-to-reach areas always get the dirtiest? It’s nearly impossible to get traditional vacuums into these spots — like deep into the couch cushions or into the seats of your car — so Dyson stepped in to solve the problem with their V6 Trigger Origin Handheld Vacuum. Even …