The simplest cart abandonment solution on earth

By Mendel / January 31, 2018 / 1 Comment

TL;DR (If you want the punchline of this article) – If you use WooCommerce or EDD, sign up for Jilt to fix cart abandonment — implement it in 10 minutes. I’ve been playing with WooCommerce on GoDaddy Managed WordPress lately and recently started thinking a lot about cart abandonment. Mine isn’t high by quantity of abandons, but […]

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Importing multiple checkbox values using WP All Import

By Mendel / July 3, 2017 / 3 Comments

Checkboxes in ACF bike : Bike horse : Horse ski : Ski skate : Skate snowmobile : Snowmobile hike : Hike mountain Bike : Mountain Bike value : label Back to WP All Import Make sure the values in your spreadsheet match the values of the checkboxes you want to check. Add a list of […]

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WordPress performance and risk management tips

By Mendel / February 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

When I first started creating WordPress websites… …I was just happy to be able to offer my clients an admin area, and visitors a consistent navigation and theme. Ten years ago, security, disaster recovery, redundancy, performance, and scaleability were things I thought about (that hasn’t changed), but modifications to address those issues weren’t easy to […]

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America’s SBDC Conference photo book

By Mendel / September 23, 2016 / 0 Comments

Stepping off the plane in Orlando is always a little surreal. The mix of families, Disney enthusiasts, retirees, and conference-goers has always been a stark contrast from other places I visit. This week, I ventured to Orlando’s enormous conference complex to spend time with SBDC (Small Business Development Center) advisors and consultants from around the […]

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I didn’t want to like Medium.

By Mendel / March 20, 2016 / 2 Comments

I did everything I could to try and avoid Medium. I signed up, wrote it off as another WordPress wannabe, and never logged back into my account. It was insidious, though. With every passing day, it beckoned me with it’s simplistic charm, and propagation through my social feeds. People were using it, and many of […]

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