Wordpress

We build websites to suit the needs of small businesses and organizations. Our sites are built on the Wordress content management system (CMS). WordPress sites are readily tailored and easily accessible to business owners and site managers. See our portfolio of sites.

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High Peaks Media websites are search-engine optimized (SEO) and include security plugins, automated off-site backup, Google Analytics, contact forms, blog capacity, etc.- see services.

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All websites are responsive for viewing on mobile phone and tablets – see testing for responsive site design.

WordPress themes provide the distinctive flavors and styles of different sites. Our sites are based on themes such as Weaver Xtreme, Divi, Enfold, Impreza, and Be Theme.

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Domain Names and Website Hosting

Domain Names and Website Hosting

Domain names must be registered and websites must be physically hosted on a server. Domain Name Registration Domains should be registered in the business owner's name, under their email address. You own it, you control it. We use Namecheap for...
Website Maintenance, Updates, Backups, Monitoring

Website Maintenance, Updates, Backups, Monitoring

High Peaks Media has you covered . Depending on your plan, we Manage and oversee accounts (see Services Summary ) Provide automated off-site backups (using Updraft) Monitor malicious activity notifications and prevention Monitor...
Email Setup for HPM Accounts

Email Setup for HPM Accounts

Important!! See Health Checkup for your Business Email . Do you have an email account tied to a domain name (e.g., [email protected])? These email accounts can be accessed in several ways, including: Desktop email client installed on your c...
Website Analytics

Website Analytics

'Analytics' provide reports about visitor behavior on your website. How many times is your site visited each day? How do visitors find your site? What pages do they visit most often? How long do they spend on the site? These 'metrics' provide insights...

Posts on WordPress and Website Design

WordPress Plugin ‘Newsletter’ Offers Powerful Low-Cost Email-List Service newsletter wordpress pluginThe Wordpress plugin ‘Newsletter‘ offers low-cost and powerful email list services for businesses. We are currently using the Newsletter on several sites, for the following reasons: Newsletter offers complete control over ...

Buttons for Your Website My favored ‘button generators’ these days are J Shortcodes and Forget About Shortcode Buttons. J Shortcodes buttons are generated by shortcode specifications, which give a fair bit of control over the resulting ...

Custom Login and Redirect Plugins for WordPress Custom Wordpress login forms and redirect plugins add functionality on websites where visitors are creating user accounts, for example on membership, ecommerce, and directory sites. Here are is a list ...

How to Migrate a WordPress Website to a New Server (Same or New Domain) website migration Migrate using a Migration Plugin You can use the following procedure to migrate a Wordpress website to a new server or a new domain (on the same or another server). In ...

Video and Audio Player Plugins for Streaming Amazon S3 Content JWPlayerThis post highlights some plugins (mostly premium) currently available for streaming audio and video content stored on Amazon S3 servers. Amazon S3 provides robust and economic cloud storage for audio and ...

What Plugins are Currently Active on This Site? Here is a list of plugins currently active on this site. The list is generated with the WP List Plugins plugin for Wordpress.    

How to Check for Unsecured Content on Secured Sites A variety of resources are available to check for unsecured (insecure) content on a site with SSL installed. WhyNoPadlock provides a good summary for issues on specific pages. The Jitbit SSL check ...

The FAQ Page on Your Website and Why You Should Have One FAQ Page on WebsiteThe FAQ Page on Your Website and Why You Should Have One

How to Backup Your WordPress Site website backupsNOTE: Please see the more current post, Using Updraft Plus to Backup Wordpress Websites; this post is now out of date. I use several plugins to backup Wordpress sites: WP DB ...

20 Steps to Increase the Speed of Your Website UPDATED on March 5, 2017 (originally published on Jan 7, 2016) A fast website is critical to visitor retention, as is reported in dozens of posts on this topic. This post ...