This past August we were contacted by the Newton Massachusetts business, Curly Girl Designs. They were having some challenges with their current WordPress ecommerce solution powered by WP-Ecommerce and they were fed up with the poor performance and... Keep Reading: Making Ecommerce Sites Work Better With Woocommerce
Brute force attacks on WordPress websites are becoming very common these days. You may or may not have heard about these kinds of attacks, but if you have a WordPress website, you need to protect your site against them. Why? Because if you... Keep Reading: How To Protect Your WordPress Site from Brute Force Attacks
What is an Affiliated Woothemes Wooworker? Becoming an affiliated wooworker means that Woothemes has recognized all of the great Woothemes WordPress website theme customization and design work we have put together over the past two years. We are... Keep Reading: It’s Official, FirstTracks is now an Affiliated Woothemes Wooworker!
My job here at FirstTracks Marketing presents me with the opportunity to build WordPress and Joomla CMS websites for many diverse clients in industries such as Education, Assisted Living, Health Care, High Tech, and many more. But want to know the... Keep Reading: 4 Quick Tips and Must Have Tools For New CMS Users
For every single website we create using WordPress we have a set suite of plugins that we always use. Since we started developing with WordPress over 3 years ago there have been lots of plugins that we tested and used in our site and our... Keep Reading: Top 10 Must Have WordPress Plugins You Can’t Live Without
2012 was the craziest, busiest and most exciting year yet for FirstTracks Marketing Group. We have had the opportunity to work with some excellent businesses of all shapes and sizes. One of the exciting additions to our agency this year was being... Keep Reading: FirstTracks WordPress Ecommerce Integration for Fisher’s Tudor House a HUGE Success
With the help of a new extension developed for the Stripe Payment Gateway that works with Gravity Forms, FirstTracks can now process online payment with all major credit cards for any of our services. This is an exciting addition to the FirstTracks... Keep Reading: FirstTracks Marketing Group Now Accepts Online Payment!
What a weekend! WordCamp Boston 2012 is in the books and overall it was a very good conference once again. There were 600 attendees this year from all over New England, the biggest WordCamp yet! Personally this was my third WordCamp Boston (if you... Keep Reading: WordCamp Boston 2012 Review, Thoughts and Insights
Wait, what the heck is Pinterest exactly and why should I care? A valid question, one I found myself asking a few weeks back, it seems like there is always another “hot” social media site springing up somewhere that is going to suck even... Keep Reading: Added Pinterest to Your Website Yet?
This past weekend I (MatthewTNelson) spent my time with technology professionals from all over the New England region to meet, discuss and learn more about one of our favorite pieces Website technology, WordPress. Keep Reading: WordCamp Boston 2011 Review
Does this sound like your hospital website content publishing process? ALL of your hospital website content needs to be fed through one person who has to actually build the pages using an HTML editor which is a slow, time-consuming process and puts a... Keep Reading: Building a better hospital website with WordPress CMS
Today, I (Matthew T Nelson – Interactive Media Director here at FirstTracks Marketing Group) will be giving a presentation at NEAUG (stands for New England Adobe Users Group) on how to set up and use Child Themes for WordPress. My talk will... Keep Reading: WordPress Child Theme Set Up & Use