Automate your Facebook and Twitter feeds with IFTTT

Easy automation between WordPress and Social Media platforms We get a lot of requests to help clients with integrating their website with many of the social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr and Pinterest. Actually managing all of these platforms manually becomes a daunting task, having to duplicate effort across each one. Luckily…

Plesk launch web hosting control panel Onyx

A well rounded web hosting control panel from Plesk Plesk have recently launched their newest web hosting control panel software called Onyx. This is to replace the existing Plesk 12.5.x control panel software. From first impressions, the software interface is very similar but there are some interesting differences, namely the ability to launch Docker instances, direct…

Have you patched against Dirty COW?

Recently a severe Linux exploit was discovered that could be used to gain access to your Linux machine. Dirty COW or dirty Copy On Write, has been lurking since September 2007 and can also affect Android devices too. In most cases its a simple fix but if you elect to ignore it, beware as it…

The Pokemon Go bug

If you haven’t heard about the latest craze to hit the mobile world, Pokemon Go has achieved something that few games have achieved thus far. We’re finally getting off our soft behinds and walking places in a quest to find virtual creatures, dotted all over the planet. My Son seems to have found his feet…

WordPress Maintenance and Security Plans

Here at Bluebit Ltd, we love WordPress. We love WordPress and all its plugins. But like many popular pieces of software, it also prone to being hacked. Not because its necessarily insecure software, but because its widely used and so extremely popular accounting for over 20% of all websites. Its like the Microsoft Windows of…

WordPress Updates & Security – What should you do?

WordPress is a great tool, used and loved by 1,000,000s of people its easy to install, quick to update from either your PC or your mobile and best of all its free software. However, there are some points that should always be considered when running WordPress in any form. As WordPress is such a well…

Is Your Website Ready For Mobilegeddon?

No it’s not the end of mobile phones!  It’s new and latest Google algorithm dubbed ‘Mobilegeddon’.  Google launch their latest update on the 21st April.  Google blog ‘We will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact…

How to get the best out of home working

Many of us spend hours per day commuting to and from work. If you were to add up all that time, effort and expense you would probably consider this to be a very inefficient way of working. Consider a daily commute in an average car of 1 hour to work and 1 hour back again.…