Send Email Via SMTP In WordPress With Google Workspace and Two-Factor Authentication

Reading Time: 3 minutes I’m a huge proponent of Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) on every platform that I’m running. As a marketer that works with clients and client data, I simply can’t be too careful about security so the combination of different passwords for every site, using Apple Keychain as a password repository, and enabling 2FA on every service is a must. If you’re running WordPress as your content management system, the system is typically configured to push email messages

How to Block Search Engines from Indexing WordPress

Reading Time: 2 minutes It seems every second client we have has a WordPress site or blog. We do a ton of custom development and design on WordPress – everything from building plugins for companies to developing a video workflow application using Amazon cloud services. WordPress isn’t always the right solution, but it’s quite flexible and we’re pretty good at it. Many times, we stage sites so that our customers can preview and critique the work before we put

Where To Host, Syndicate, Share, Optimize, And Promote Your Podcast

Reading Time: 10 minutes Last year was the year podcasting exploded in popularity. In fact, 21% of Americans over the age of 12 have said they listened to a podcast in the last month, which has steadily increased year over year from the 12% share in 2008 and I only see this number continue to grow. So have you decided to start your own podcast? Well, there are a few things to consider first – where you will host

WordPress: Embed an MP3 Player in Your Blog Post

Reading Time: 3 minutes With podcasting and music sharing so prevalent online, there’s a great opportunity to enhance your visitors’ experience on your site by embedding audio within your blog posts. Thankfully, WordPress continues to evolve its support for embedding other media types – and mp3 files are one of those that are easy to do! While displaying a player for a recent interview is great, hosting the actual audio file may not be advisable. Most web hosts for