Joe Casabona

Joe Casabona is a Front End Developer that works in WordPress…a lot. In 2014, he authored a book called Responsive Design with WordPress and 2 other books on web development. He also hosts WordPress training over at WP in One Month and has developed an accredited course on WordPress theming.

Watch Out For WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities & Hacks, Identify Scripts & Stay Updated

My client’s website was hacked via an outdated WordPress plugin. In “Steps to Fix and Prevent a Hacked WordPress Site”, you learned how to fix a client site after a hack. The steps in that blog came from two real-life scenarios, and today we will look more closely at one of them: an outdated plugin […]

How To Fix A Hacked WordPress Site, Fortify Security, And Prevent Future Hacks

Your client has a hacked WordPress site. It’s finally happened. You’ve read about it happening to other businesses, but thought, “It won’t happen to my clients.” Their websites don’t get enough traffic; they are kept up-to-date enough, etc. Somehow, it still happened. It’s OK! The first thing you need to do is not panic. Usually, […]

Multimillion Dollar Companies Use WordPress in Surprising Ways

Did you know WordPress just turned 13 years old? A lot has changed since it was released in 2003. Back then it was a barebones system compared to what it can do today. It allowed users to create blog posts, or articles, and list them in reverse chronological order on a page. In short, it […]