Contact Forms: Where are the form entries?

When Someone Submits a Contact Form If you have a contact and/or other forms on your site, you should be getting emails whenever someone submits an entry with all of the content in the entry submission. Accessing Entries within WordPress You can also reach those from your WordPress interface – in the left sidebar under forms > […]

Contact Forms: How to Change Confirmation & Admin Notifications

What IS a confirmation? Want to change what the website visitor sees after they submit a contact form (or job application or booking form or whatever form you might have on your site)? That’s called a confirmation. It might look like this: How to change a form’s confirmation: Navigate to the forms section in the left […]

Contact Forms: How to Add A New Form

(Note: I use Gravity Forms on my websites, so this only applies to Gravity Forms. If your site was designed by me, you likely have this plugin on your site. It’s a premium plugin, so if you want it for just a single site it’s $39 well-spent!) Why are Contact Forms Helpful? Contact forms are a fantastic […]

Should I Update My WordPress Site?

It says I have updates, but I’m nervous – it says things are going to break. Should I update WordPress, the themes, and plugins? Short answer: YES. UPDATE! Every time you log in to your site, check to see if there are any plugins, themes, or WordPress core updates. Updates are usually security related and most […]

Why Does My Password Really Matter?

I hate having a million different passwords. Can’t I just used something simple so I remember it? It’s only WordPress, who cares if someone hacks my site? Why You Need a Good Password I know, it’s a pain to remember passwords – but having an insecure password is one of the top ways hackers can […]

How To Set Up Backups of Your WordPress Website

Why You Need to Backup Your Site What if your website is hacked? What will you do? If you don’t have a backup, all of your content will be gone and you’ll have to build your site from scratch. Is there a sinking feeling in your stomach as you imagine that? That is why you need to set […]