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Trouble moving your site to Godaddy Managed WordPress Hosting Plan? – Here are some pointers

By hartsook / September 14, 2015 / 0
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Recently a reader raised a question in a comment to a previous post. He was confused about how to move an existing site to Godaddy Managed WordPress Hosting. Having done this several dozen times now I’ve developed some “best practices” and work-arounds I can share.

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Google filters out websites that are not mobile-friendly from search results – how to check your site

By hartsook / November 20, 2014 / 1
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Google has started rolling out filtering for Google searches from mobile devices. If you site doesn’t meet the criteria for mobile-friendly, your site won’t show […]

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Growing Pains for GoDaddy WordPress Managed Hosting – no easy way to backup your site!

By hartsook / March 21, 2014 / 13
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Admittedly it’s a new product, but currently there is no elegant way to manually backup your WordPress site at GoDaddy WordPress Managed Hosting. GoDaddy does take a nightly snapshot of the files and database and keeps it around for 30 days. If you want to rollback to a previous version, you have to call customer support and get them to do it. But change is coming…

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It's OK to go ahead now… WARNING! Don't update BackWPup plugin to version 3.x yet It's OK to go ahead now…

By hartsook / March 4, 2013 / 1
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BackWPup plugin developer, Daniel Huesken has decided to begin offering a “Pro” version beginning with version 3.0 of the plugin. I don’t have a problem with this […]

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WordPress 3.5 has arrived, I've installed it, and nothing seems to be broken.

By hartsook / December 11, 2012 / 1
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Another in a series of painless upgrades from WordPress. Double thumbs up for WordPress.org. One big advantage of this version of WordPress is that now I […]

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Relevanssi plugin breaks WordPress built-in editor searchs

By hartsook / July 2, 2012 / 0
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Relevanssi – A Better Search plugin breaks the search function in the “Media Library’, “Insert Media panel”, and also the ‘Insert link to existing content” […]

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