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Happy Social Media Saturday! Listed below in my Weekend Update are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog posts, or questions/comments from one of the SchneiderB.com online communities – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself!

Blog Post: 31 Ways To Make WordPress SecureGetting hacked is one of the worst experiences you can have as a webmaster. It is not possible to stop all hack attacks. But there are many things you can do as a webmaster to keep your server and site secure. Not taking the most basic security measures to protect your server could lead to disaster. In the past few months, we have covered plenty of tips and plugins WordPress webmasters can use to keep their websites secure. Here are 31 ways you can go about making your WordPress site harder to hack…

Blog Post: How to Properly Move WordPress to a New Domain Without Losing SEO – Recently one of our users asked for our help in moving their WordPress site to a new domain. We thought it would be nice to share this process on WPBeginner, so it helps others who are looking to do the same. In this article, we will show you how to properly move your WordPress site to a new domain name without losing your SEO rankings…

Blog Post: How to Allow Users to Share Quotes from your WordPress Posts – Most newspapers and main stream media sites often add customized quotation blocks in their articles. Why? Well because quotes are probably the most memorable and shared part of the article. Quotes have a potential to go viral. Recently we showed you 9 different design examples that you can use to customize blockquote in WordPress. In this article, we will show you how to allow users to share quotes from your WordPress posts to Facebook and Twitter.

Our goal is to highlight a quote from the article and add share icons. Final result…

Tools:

Mobile Responsive Design Testing from Studio Press – This is an awesome tool where you can enter your own site and see what it looks like on different devices.

InMotion Web Hosting: If you are looking to start a blog at your school I recommend WordPress.org hosted at Inmotion Hosting.

SchneiderB Bloc Facebook Group:

Latest Question – Does anyone have any creative ideas for “spicing up” a traditional open house for incoming high school students? Our even lacks luster and is in dire need of a facelift.

Read more…

Your Turn

I’m always on the look out for great content so I need your help! Please share the links to great articles that you found this week by posting them in the comments section below.

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