Life is an assortment of choices, and the same thing goes for the business world. Every day, we’re faced with decisions that shape the trajectory of our businesses. And one of the biggest ones for a company — whether it’s a start-up or a multinational corporation — is the selection of software systems to manage operations.
In the realm of business management software, two terms often float around: CRM (customer relationship management) and ERP (enterprise resource planning). Each of these has a role to play, and they can be as different as apples and oranges. So, let’s delve deep into these systems, understand their unique features and benefits, and most importantly, learn how to choose the right one for your business.
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Building on the innovative capabilities of our backup file browser, we’re excited to introduce granular restores and downloads in Jetpack VaultPress Backup. Now, not only can you access, preview, and download with ease, but you can also select specific files for download or restoration. Backup control has never been this simple and efficient!
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Are you aware that oversized images can slow down your website and impact the user experience? Jetpack Boost is proud to introduce the image size analyzer.
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If you’re a WordPress developer or site owner, you’ve undoubtedly heard a lot of praise surrounding the Site Editor. This powerful tool enables users to edit every single component of their site — from headers and footers to templates — using blocks.
To take advantage of the Site Editor, however, you’ll need to have a block theme installed and activated on your site. The process of switching from a classic theme to a block theme may seem complicated, but will be more than worthwhile, whether you’re working on your own site or improving a client’s.
Let’s explore why you might want to switch to a block theme and how you can do so safely and efficiently.
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“Always back up your data.”
You’ve undoubtedly heard this advice time and time again. But when you’re running a business, the urgent often supersedes the important. You’re busy grappling with day-to-day challenges and this crucial advice goes ignored.
It’s not until disaster strikes — a malware attack, a server crash, or even simple human error — that the hard truth sinks in.
Imagine losing all your website data and content in a single swoop. All the blood, sweat, and tears poured into creating your unique online presence, gone. It’s not just about the time, energy, and resources you’ve invested; it’s about your reputation, customer trust, and business continuity.
Enter Jetpack VaultPress Backup, a powerful, intuitive, and automated solution designed to safeguard your site against this kind of catastrophic event. With VaultPress Backup, you don’t just get an important business tool; you get peace of mind and the ability to bounce back, even in the face of disaster.
Continue reading → Automatic Website Backups: The Ultimate Guide by Backup Experts
If you take a moment to think about the websites you visit these days, you might be amazed at how many features even the ‘simplest’ have. In the past, if you wanted to create a professional-looking website, you needed at least some basic coding skills. Now, anyone can build a site that looks great and functions well, with zero coding required.
That is possible thanks to content management systems (CMS) and website builders. These types of tools democratize web development and enable you to create the exact type of website you want. All you need is to be willing to learn how they work, and put in a little time and effort.
In this article, we’ll discuss exactly what it takes to build a website from scratch. We’ll guide you through the process step by step, so you know everything you’ll need to get started.
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As a website owner welcoming people to your site, you have not only a responsibility to provide a warm greeting and relevant information, but to protect users and their information. Most visitors don’t keep web security on the top of their minds, but you should.
Thankfully, you don’t need a full time team of security experts constantly on guard. A few basic steps and tools can take care of the majority of potential threats for the average website and its visitors. Today we’ll talk about two.
The first is an SSL certificate — a non-negotiable tool that can encrypt information sent between your site and users.
The second is a WordPress security plugin that provides everything from spam protection to site backups, malware scans, and more.
Continue reading → What Are SSL Certificates? How Do They Impact Site Security?