How to Create a Local Version of Your WordPress Website Using MAMP and the WordPress Plugin UpDraft

Introduction Having a local copy of your WordPress website is great when you want to develop new features without touching your live version. This is especially important when you do updates that are very complex and involve the modification of several files. For simple quick changes, you can probably stick with live until your website … Read more

Should I Pay or Use WordPress for Free?

Introduction This topic is a common one that new people to WordPress like to ask. When people hear about WordPress, they do not know if they should use the free version or paid. The free version can be found at The paid version can be found at Just to preface, .org offers the … Read more

How Do I Choose the Best WordPress Theme?

Introduction: Finding the Right Theme for You So You Do Have to Switch It Later When you embark on your new blogging journey in WordPress, there is a lot to do. One of the most important decisions that you will make on your brand new blog is determining what WordPress theme to use. Since this … Read more

Why WordPress is the Best Platform for Blogging

Introduction This article comes as no surprise since this website runs off WordPress and the GeneratePress theme. I wanted to share my thoughts and opinions on why WordPress really is the best blogging platform. Actually, WordPress is good for all sorts of websites save e-commerce in some cases. If you want to know what I … Read more

Best WordPress Plugins for a Simple Blog

Introduction I have written some WordPress posts and the different things that you can use to create a fast speed blog with it. A few critical components include using a fast speed WordPress theme like GeneratePress, a CDN like CloudFlare and some good WordPress plugins. I have not written about WordPress plugins yet so it … Read more

Is GeneratePress the Best WordPress Theme?

Introduction After spending a lot of time dealing with Core Web Vitals and Google Search Console, I came to a realization. WordPress themes are great because they come with a lot of the functionality already provided for you. All that you really need to do is some customization here and there to make it yours. … Read more