What happens when a domain name expires?

The process of acquiring a domain name and hosting can be confusing. We’ve covered the basics of hosting before, but it’s important to have a good understanding of domain names as well. Perhaps the biggest misconception out there is that you can own a...

WordPress basics: How to back up your site

If you’ve worked hard to create an amazing website with WordPress, the last thing you want is to somehow lose some of your hard work. Whether it’s a failed update, getting hacked, a problem with your host, or even user error on your part, it’s...

WordPress basics: How to change a theme

One of the foundational elements of a WordPress website is a theme. In WordPress, a theme is essentially a collection of code to apply a style to a website. Similar to a “skin” for a web browser or computer application, a theme allows you to quickly and...