WordPress Resources

Public Internet Protection

Cloak (Mac/iPhone/iPad)

Spotflux (Windows/Mac/iOS/Android)

Hotspot Shield (Mac/iPhone/iPad/Android/Windows desktop/Windows mobile)

Password Security

LastPass (Mobile & Desktop)

Domain Names



General & Inexpensive: SiteGround

For Clients: Flywheel

For Developers: Pagely or Pantheon

Honest Hosting Reviews

Accessing WordPress Files



How to Choose the Best WordPress Theme for Your Business

Excellent free WordPress themes

Design Your Own: Elementor


DIY Design: Elementor

SEO: WordPress SEO by Yoast

Backups: BackupBuddy

Forms: Gravity Forms

E-commerce: WooCommerce (both physical & digital goods) or Easy Digital Downloads(digital goods only)

Galleries: NextGen (professional photographers) or FooGallery or Envira Gallery

Affiliates/Referrals/Partners: AffiliateWP

Community: BuddyBoss

Workflow: Gravity Flow

Gravity Forms Entry Display: GravityView

More? See this looong article on the best WordPress plugins

Video Hosting

Simple: YouTube or Vimeo

Business: Wistia or OptimizePlayer


Backups and Change Monitoring: CodeGuard

Two-Factor Authentication: Authy or Google Authenticator

One-time help: Codeable
Ongoing help: WP Site Care

Learn More
Monthly WordPress meetups around town

WP101 Videos

WordPress development tutorials

WP Developers Club or Know the Code